What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education and Social Studies? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Education and Social Studies then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Education and Social 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 Social Studies under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Education and Social Studies has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Education and Social Studies also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education and Social 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 Social Studies
The subjects required to study Education and Social Studies in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language plus two Arts /Social Science subjects.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) EKSU accepts any three subjects.
(ii) OAU accepts Fine Art, Home Management and Music with credits in at least 2 of Economics, Govt., Geog, History and Religious Studies. TC II holders should have merit passes in any 2 of History, Home Economics, Social Studies, Fine Art and Religious Studies.
(iii) DELSU requires at least a pass in O/Level Mathematics.
(iv) DELSU requires credit passes in two subjects from Geography/Physics, Economics, History and Government.
(v) UNIBEN requires Mathematics and 2 Social Science subjects.
(vi) ABSU requires fives SSCE credit in passes in English Language plus three other subjects and at least a pass in Mathematics.
(vii) UNICAL requires five O/Level credits in English Language and other relevant subjects and accepts a pass in Mathematics.
(viii) OAU requires Five ‘0’ credit passes including English Language. Candidates with GCE O/Level background should have credits in at least two of Economics, Geography, Government History, Music, Fine Arts, Religious Studies and Home Economics. Those with TC II should have merits in English and two of Social Studies, History, Government, Home Economics, Fine art and Music, Religious Studies and Literature in English.
(ix) IAUED – Same as in Geography Education.
(x) EBSU requires five SSCE credit passes in English, Mathematics, Government, Biology and any one other social science subject.
(xi) GO requires credit pass in Mathematics.
(xii) KSU requires five O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Pass in Mathematics and four other relevant subjects.
(xiii) TASUED requires five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, and Social Science Subject.
(xiv) UNIABUJA requires five Credit Passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) to include Mathematics, English Language and three other relevant Arts/Social Science subjects.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Education and Social Studies under the faculty of Education. If the Education and Social 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 Social Studies
This section contains the list of universities that offer Education and Social Studies in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Education and Social Studies posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Education and Social Studies:
- Abia State University, Uturu
- Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Al-Hikmah University
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
- Gregory University, Uturu, Uturu
- Ignatius Ajuru University
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Lead City University
- Nasarawa State University, Keffi
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Tai Solarin University of Education
- University of Abuja
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Calabar
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- University of Jos
- University of Mkar
- University of Uyo