What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Business Administration? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Business Administration then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Business Administration under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences in the university.
This is to inform all aspirants who wish to apply for admission in Nigeria into any of federal, state or private owned universities to study Business Administration under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Business Administration has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Business Administration also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Business Administration here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
Other Useful Resources
You can also check out other JAMB and WAEC resources below:
- WAEC Syllabus for All Subjects
- JAMB Syllabus For All Subjects
- JAMB Recommended Textbooks For All Subjects
- WAEC Result Released Date
- How To Check Your WAEC Result
- JAMB Form | JAMB Registration Form Procedures
- JAMB News | Latest News From JAMB Today
WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Business Administration
The subjects required to study Business Administration in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
UNN offers this course as Public Administration and Local Government.
Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other relevant subjects.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIILORIN requires ‘O; level credit passes in any three of Accounting, Business Method, Commerce, Geography, Economics, Statistics and Government.
(ii) AJAYI requires two other subjects from Accounting, Business Methods, Commerce, Geography and Government.
(iii) RENAISSANCE and CRESCENT accept Commerce in lieu of Economics.
(a) for Business Administration requires Five (5) O’level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any two of the following: Commerce, Geography and Statistics is required.
(b) For Accounting requires five credits passes in SSCE/GCE/O’ Level/NECO which include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two social science subjects at not more than two sittings.
(a) For Accounting it requires other two relevant subjects could be from any of Principles of Accounts, Commerce, office Practice and Secretarial duties.
(b) For Public Administration if requires ‘O’ Level credit to include English Language, Mathematics, Government, Economics and any one of Principles of Accounts, Commerce, office Practice and Secretariat Studies.
(c) For Business Administration it requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics plus any three of Economics, Accounting, Commerce, Government and Geography.
(d) For Insurance, it requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any two of Accounting, Business Method, Commerce, Government, Geography and Statistics.
(e) For Marketing, it requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any three of Business Method, Commerce, Book Keeping and Economics.
(vi) NTNU accepts one subjects from Accounting, Banking and Finance, Commerce, Geography, Business Studies, Government or Statistics in lieu of Economics.
(vii) GO requires Five SSCE credit passes in not more than two sittings in subjects which include English Language, Mathematics and Economics.
(viii) REDEEMER’S requires Five ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two subjects in Social Sciences.
(ix) CRAWFORD requires for Business Administration five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English, Economics, Mathematics and at least 2 from Business Methods, Accounting, Commerce, Geography and Government
(x) AAU requires five credit passes including English, Mathematics, Economics, Government/History and any other subject. AAU can accept History/Government. AAU also accepts Mathematics
(xi) WESTERN-DEL (for Business Administration) requires five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics or Accounts, one other Social Science subject and any one other subject of choice.
(xii) BELLS requires a pass in Physics for Business Computing and Information Technology.
(xiii) GO accepts
(a) For Business Administration and Marketing credit pass in Commerce in lieu of Economics.
(b) For Public Administration five SSCE credit passes in English, Mathematics, Government or History or Commerce and two other subjects.
(xiv) UMYUK accepts;
(a) Five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Mathematics, Economics and any other two relevant Social Science subjects in not more than two sittings.
(b) For Business Administration, credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Economics or Commerce and any two Social Science subjects.
(c) For Public Administration, five credit passes or its equivalent in English, Mathematics, Government or History and any other two subjects from Arts or Social Science in not more than two sittings.
(xv) RENAISSANCE requires five credit passes to include Mathematics, English Language, Economics or Accounting.
(xvi) NDA requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Accounting and two other subjects from Commerce, Geography, History, French, Arabic and Government.
(xvii) UNIBEN (for Insurance) – A pass in Further Mathematics is an advantage.
(xviii) UNIBEN (for marketing) requires five credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other subjects at not more than two sittings
(xix) BABCOCK – A pass in Economics may be considered provided the candidate has a credit pass in Accounting or Commerce.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Business Administration under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences. If the Business Administration you intend in studying is in another faculty, the subject requirements may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Business Administration
This section contains the list of universities that offer Business Administration in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Business Administration posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Business Administration:
- Achievers University, Owo
- Adamawa State University, Mubi
- Adeleke University
- Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti
- Ajayi Crowther University
- Akwa Ibom State University
- Al-Hikmah University
- Al-Qalam University, Katsina, Katsina, Katsina
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Augustine University
- Babcock University
- Bayero University, Kano
- Bells University of Technology of Technology
- Benson Idahosa University
- Bingham University
- Bowen University
- Chrisland University
- Christopher University
- Crawford University
- Crescent University
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Edwin Clark University
- Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
- Federal University, Gashua
- Federal University, Gusau
- Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
- Federal University, Ndufu-Alike
- Fountain University, Oshogbo
- Godfrey Okoye University
- Gombe State University
- Gregory University, Uturu, Uturu
- Hallmark University
- Hezekiah University
- Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University
- Kaduna State University
- Kings University
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Kwara State University, Ilorin
- Lagos State University
- Landmark University
- Micheal and Cecilia Ibru University
- Mountain Top University
- Nigeria Turkish Nile University
- Northwest University, Kano, Kano
- Novena University
- Oduduwa University
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Pan-Atlantic University
- Redeemers University
- Renaissance University
- Ritman University
- Salem University
- Samuel Adegboyega University
- SouthWestern University
- Summit University, Offa offa
- Tansian University
- Taraba State University
- Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Calabar
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- Veritas University, Abuja
- Wesley University of Science and Technology
- Western Delta University
- Yobe State University