What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Home Economics and Education? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Home Economics and Education then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Home Economics and Education 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 Home Economics and Education under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Home Economics and Education has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Home Economics and Education also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Home Economics and Education 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 Home Economics and Education
The subjects required to study Home Economics and Education in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE NTC/NBC credits or TC II merit passes including English language, Mathematics, Home Economics, Biology and Chemistry.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIBEN requires at least a pass in Chemistry and a credit pass in Biology/Agric Science.
(ii) IAUED requires at least one Science subject.
(iii) DELSU requires credit in Biology, Home Economics and at least a pass in Mathematics/Chemistry.
(iv) UNIUYO requires a credit pass in Chemistry.
(v) UNILAG requires Chemistry, Mathematics and any other one subject of Home Economics, Food and Nutrition, Clothing and textile, Home Management, Biology/ Agric. Science or Physics.
(vi) EBSU requires five `O` level credits in English, Mathematics, and any three of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Food and Nutrition, Clothing and textile, Home Management.
(vii) ABU requires Five ‘O’ level credits Mathematics/English Language/Home Economics, Biology, Geography, Physics/Chemistry.
Old Grade II
Five Passes including Arithmetic/English/Domestic Science.
New Grade II Teachers Certificate
Five Credits including English, Mathematics, Home Economics.
Note one (1) Home Economics subject is required i.e Foods and Nutrition or Home Management or Textile and Clothing.
(viii) UNN requires five ‘O’ level credits which must include ANY TWO of the following: Home Management, Clothing and Textiles, Food and Nutrition, Biology,Chemistry, Physics, Agricultural Science, Economics, Cosmetology, Garment Making and Catering Craft at WASC/ WASSCE/GCE ‘O’ level / /NABTEB/NECO plus UNN minimum entry requirement.
(ix) ABSU requires Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Chemistry and any two other subjects.
(x) BSU requires Credits in English, Mathematics, Biology and any 2 of the following subjects Home Management, Clothing and Textiles Food and Nutrition, Chemistry, Agricultural Science and Economics.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above 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 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 Home Economics and Education
This section contains the list of universities that offer Home Economics and Education in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Home Economics and Education posted above.
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