What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Law? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Law then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Law under the faculty of Law 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 Law under the faculty of Law that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Law has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Law also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Law here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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- WAEC Syllabus for All Subjects
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WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Law
The subjects required to study Law in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNN does not require mathematics
Fine Art or Local languages.
(ii) UI – requires 5 ‘O’ level Credits passes at one sitting or six ‘O’ level subjects at 2 sitting to include English. Language, Lit-in-English any other subjects from Arts, Social Sciences or Science.
(iii) UNIUYO, MADONNA, BIU, IMSU and UNIBEN accept a pass in Mathematics.
(iv) AAU and NAU require a credit in one science subject and one Commercial subject and at least a pass in Mathematics.
5. BSU accepts any other three Arts/Social Science. subjects
(vi) UNILAG requires the Five O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and Lit. in English and one of Arts or Social Science subject.
(vii) ESUTECH requires credit passes in Mathematics or Science subject.
(viii) UNIJOS credit pass in Mathematics is not compulsory.
(ix) OAU requires Five “O” level credit passes to include English Language and Literature in English.
(x) ABUAD requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Maths, Literature in English and two other subjects from Arts or Social Science at one sitting.
(xi) NDU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Maths, Literature in English and any other two subjects in not more than two sittings.
(xii) BU – requires five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and three other Arts subjects at not more than two sittings.
(xiii) UMYU requires five credit passes at SSCE(or its equivalent) in English Language, English Literature and any other three Social Science or Arts subject with a pass in Mathematics in not more than two sittings.
(xiv) KSU requires five credit passes at SSCE(or its equivalent) in English Language, English Literature and any other three Sciences, Social Sciences or Arts subjects.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Law under the faculty of Law. If the Law 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 Law
The following are the list of schools that offer Law:
- Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
- Adeleke University
- Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti
- Ajayi Crowther University
- Al-Hikmah University
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University
- Babcock University
- Bauchi State University, Gadau
- Baze University
- Benson Idahosa University
- Benue State University, Makurdi
- Bowen University
- Crescent University
- Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
- Enugu State University of Science and Technology
- Igbinedion University
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Lead City University
- Nasarawa State University, Keffi
- National Open University of Nigeria
- Niger Delta University, Wilberforce
- Nigeria Turkish Nile University
- Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State, Wudil, Kano State, Kano State
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- Osun State University
- Renaissance University
- Rivers State University of Science and Technology
- Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Ibadan
- University of Jos
- University of Lagos, Lagos
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Uyo
- Yobe State University