What are the direct entry requirements to study to Early Childhood Education in the university? If you are interested in knowing the requirements needed for a direct entry (DE) admission into Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education then am happy to inform you that this post contains the direct entry requirements from universities in Nigeria that offers Early Childhood Education.
Before we proceed, this is to inform all direct entry (DE) aspirants who wish to apply for direct entry (DE) admission into any of the universities in Nigeria to study Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education that Early Childhood Education direct entry requirements are now available on this page.
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Direct Entry (DE) Requirements for Early Childhood Education
Without wasting much time, the direct entry requirements to study Early Childhood Education are:
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from relevant subject areas.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) DELSU – accepts NCE (merit) in Education and a teaching subject.
(ii) OOU accepts NCE (merit) in Nursery and Primary Education.
(iii) TASUED accepts Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE Merit/Credit in Primary Education Studies plus one approved teaching subject.
(iv) KWASU requires two A’ L Passes in G. C. E / IJMB or equivalents, one of which must be in relevant subjects and a teaching subjects in the secondary school system plus UTME requirement.
(v) UNIBEN accepts:
a. NCE with a minimum of merit level pass plus UTME requirements
b. Good passes in at least two (2) subjects at one sitting at Advanced Level or Higher School Certificate
c. National Diploma of recognized polytechnics with a minimum of upper credit level pass plus UTME requirements.
(vi) NCE), IJMB plus five ‘O’ level credits including English Language and Pass in Mathematics.
(vii) UNILAG accepts;
(a) Very good passes in three (3) JUPEB subjects in Arts, Science or Social Sciences except Commerce, Typing and Shorthand.
(b) Two (2) A/Level passes in relevant subjects in Arts, Science or Social Science except Commerce and Typing.
(c) NCE: PES and any other teaching subject.
(d) Candidates must also satisfy the O/Level requirement.
Note that the above direct entry requirements may only apply to Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education. If the Early Childhood Education you intend in studying is in another faculty, the requirements for direct entry admission may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Early Childhood Education
This section contains the list of universities that offer Early Childhood Education in Nigeria.
The following are the list of schools that offer Early Childhood Education:
- Kwara State University, Ilorin
- National Open University of Nigeria
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Tai Solarin University of Education
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Jos
- University of Lagos, Lagos