What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education and Social Science? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Education and Social Science then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Education and Social Science 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 Social Science under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Education and Social Science has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Education and Social Science also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education and Social Science 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 Social Science
The subjects required to study Education and Social Science in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes or equivalent to include English Language and Mathematics.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UI: does not accept Home Economics. Accepts TC II (1967-1981). Also requires 5/6 credits at one/two sitting(s) to include Eng. Lang and other subjects from arts, Soc. Science or Science.
(ii) EBSU requires credit pass in Mathematics
(iii) UNIPORT requires subject or the teaching
subject relevant to the Teaching subject. Also requires Mathematics for Economics and Accounting and for Political Science requires Government or History.
(a) Requires five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, a science subject and the subject to be combined with education.
(b) For Social Studies/Education: credit pass in three Social science or Arts subjects are required
(c) Credit pass in Mathematics and Economics for Education/Economics.
(d) Credit pass in Government for Political science/Education”
(e) Credit in Geography, plus any other three subjects and a pass in mathematics for Education/Geography.
(v) NDU requires five O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any other three subjects, two of which must be social science subjects in not more than two sittings.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Education and Social Science under the faculty of Education. If the Education and Social Science 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 Social Science
This section contains the list of universities that offer Education and Social Science in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Education and Social Science posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Education and Social Science:
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Niger Delta University, Wilberforce
- University of Calabar
- University of Ibadan
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Port Harcourt
- University of Uyo