What are the direct entry requirements to study to Home Economics and Education in the university? If you are interested in knowing the requirements needed for a direct entry (DE) admission into Home Economics and 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 Home Economics and 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 Home Economics and Education under the faculty of Education that Home Economics and Education direct entry requirements are now available on this page.
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Direct Entry (DE) Requirements for Home Economics and Education
Without wasting much time, the direct entry requirements to study Home Economics and Education are:
(i) NCE in Home Economics with a minimum of merit pass.
(ii) GCE ‘A’ level in two of Chemistry and any Biology, Botany and Agric Science.
(iii) ND/HND Home Economics (credit level) or Food Science or Hotel and Catering Management or any other related course.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(a) 3-Year Degree Programme. Any of the following in addition to UTME requirement:
A minimum of Merit level pass at NCE in Home Economics, A minimum of lower credit in ND in Fashion and Clothing Management Education OR Home Economics OR Home and Rural Economics OR Hotel and Catering.
(b) Candidates with a University Degree in any discipline in addition to the departmental UTME requirement may be considered for direct entry admission for a three year programme.
a. requires 2/3 merit level passes in NCE including Home Economics plus 3/2 ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Biology/Agricultural Science with a pass in Chemistry.
(iii) UNILAG accepts;
(a) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: Chemistry, Biology and one other subject from Economics, Food and Nutrition, Home Management, and Clothing and Textile.
(b) Two A/Level passes in two relevant Science Subjects of Chemistry and any one from Biology, Botany and Agric. Science.
(c) NCE or OND (Distinction) in Home Economics, Catering and Hotel Management, Textile Management and any other relevant subject with a minimum of merit pass.
(d) HND Home Economics or Food Science or Food Technology or Hotel Management, or any other related courses at a minimum of merit pass.
(iv) ABU accepts GCE ‘A’ level/IJMB in two of Chemistry and any Biology, Botany and Agric Science.
(v) EBSU accepts HND, NCE and ND with a minimum of Merit and Upper credit respectively in the relevant fields.
(vi) DELSU NCE holders may be given waiver for chemistry.
a) Preliminary degree candidates (from Benue State University, Makurdi only) must pass at least five (5) out of the six (6) subjects studied with pass level of at least 50% in each subject.
b). NCE use of English is acceptable in lieu of ‘0’ level credit pass in SSCE/NTC/NBC or GCE ‘0’ level in English Language.
(viii) ‘A’ level pass in any of the acceptable subjects supersede ‘0’ level pass in the subject.
Note that the above direct entry requirements may only apply to Home Economics and Education under the faculty of Education. If the Home Economics and 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 Home Economics and Education
This section contains the list of universities that offer Home Economics and Education in Nigeria.
The following are the list of schools that offer Home Economics and Education:
- Abia State University, Uturu
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Ignatius Ajuru University
- Kings University
- Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Uyo