What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education and Islamic Studies? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Education and Islamic Studies then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Education and Islamic Studies under the faculty of Education 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 Education and Islamic Studies under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Education and Islamic Studies has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Education and Islamic Studies also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education and Islamic Studies here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Education and Islamic Studies
The subjects required to study Education and Islamic Studies in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit/merit passes including English Language, Islamic Religious Studies and three other relevant subjects.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) ABU requires at least a pass in Arabic Language. Accepts credit passes in Social Science/Art subjects.
(ii) OOU does not accept Social Science subjects.
(iii) UNILAG requires five credit passes in English, Mathematics, IRS and 2 of Literature in English, Yoruba, Igbo, History or Government, French, CRS, Economics and Arabic.
(iv) LASU requires credit pass in Mathematics.
(v) UNIABUJA requires Credit Passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) to include Mathematics, English Language, Arabic/IRS and two other relevant Arts subjects.
(vi) UMYU requires five credits passes including English Language, Islamic Studies any other three relevant subjects with a pass in Mathematics.
(vii) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English Language and other subjects in Arts/ Social Sciences.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Education and Islamic Studies under the faculty of Education. If the Education and Islamic Studies 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 Islamic Studies
This section contains the list of universities that offer Education and Islamic Studies in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Education and Islamic Studies posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Education and Islamic Studies:
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Al-Hikmah University
- Al-Qalam University, Katsina, Katsina, Katsina
- Bauchi State University, Gadau
- Bayero University, Kano
- Federal University, Gusau
- Fountain University, Oshogbo
- Gombe State University
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Lagos State University
- Nasarawa State University, Keffi
- Northwest University, Kano, Kano
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Tai Solarin University of Education
- Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
- University of Abuja
- University of Ibadan
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- University of Lagos, Lagos
- Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Sokoto
- Yobe State University