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WAEC And NECO Requirements for Education and History

What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education and History?  if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Education and History then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Education and History under the faculty of Education in the university.

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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 Education and History under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Education and History has been published here in this post.

If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Education and History also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education and History 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 And NECO Subject Requirements for Education and History

The subjects required to study Education and History in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:

Five SSCE credits in English Language, History and any relevant Arts subjects.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) OOU and UNICAL accept General English at NCE in lieu of ‘O’ level credit/TC II merit in English Language. UNICAL accepts only a pass in O/Level Mathematics.

(ii) OAU accepts Music, Fine Arts, but not Government or Economics.

(iii) DELSU accept Government in lieu of History.

(iv) UNILAG requires five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, History/Government and two (2) of Yoruba/Igbo, CRS/IRS, French, Geography, Economics or Literature in English.

(v) UNIBEN requires five O/Level credit passes in History/Government, Fine Arts, Literature-in-English, Religious Knowledge and English Language.

(vi) LASU requires ‘O’ Level Credit passes in Mathematics and Government or History is compulsory.

(vii) ABSU requires Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, History or Government and any three subjects.

(viii) UMYU requires five O/Level credit passes including English Language, History and any other three Arts subjects with a pass in Mathematics.

(ix) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English Language, History/Government and any other subject from Arts and Social Science.

(x) OAU requires O’ level credit passes in five subjects, must include English Language and History, or TC II merit/credit passes in English Language and Social Studies plus any other three subjects.

(xi) GO requires credit pass in Mathematics.

The O level (WAEC and NECO)  requirements posted above may only apply to Education and History under the faculty of Education. If the Education and History 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 Education and History

This section contains the list of universities that offer Education and History in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Education and History posted above.

The following are the list of schools that offer Education and History:

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