What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Physical and Health Education? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Physical and Health Education then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Physical and Health 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 Physical and Health Education under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Physical and Health Education has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Physical and Health Education also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Physical and Health Education here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
Other Useful Resources
You can also check out other JAMB and WAEC resources below:
- WAEC Syllabus for All Subjects
- JAMB Syllabus For All Subjects
- JAMB Recommended Textbooks For All Subjects
- WAEC Result Released Date
- How To Check Your WAEC Result
- JAMB Form | JAMB Registration Form Procedures
- JAMB News | Latest News From JAMB Today
WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Physical and Health Education
The subjects required to study Physical and Health Education in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credits/TC II merit passes in five subjects including English Language, Biology or its equivalent.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNICAL accept NCE General English in lieu of credit pass at ‘O’ level English.
(ii) OAU (For Physical and Health Education) requires five ‘O’ level credits or TC II merit passes including English Language and any other three Sciences, Social Science or Art Subjects.
(iii) OAU – Biology is not mandatory.
(iv) UI and DELSU require English Language and any three subjects.
(v) UNICAL – No admission through UTME.
(vi) UNIZIK require Mathematics, English, Biology, Health and Physical Educ. or Health Science/Health Education.
(vii) AAU and DELSU require English Language, Biology and at least a pass in Mathematics.
(viii) UI – same as in Human Kinetics.
(ix) ABU require a credit pass in Mathematics.
(x) AAU requires at least a pass in Mathematics
(xi) EKSU requires five credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Education and one Science subjects at one sitting.
(xii) DELSU requires at least a pass in Mathematics and two other subjects
(xiii) ABU requires Five ‘O’ level credits/TC II merit passes in five subjects including English Language, Biology, Mathematics and any one Science subject.
(xiv) OAU (For Health Education) requires five ‘O’ level credit or TC II merit passes including English Language, any one of Biology/Health Science/Integrated Science, plus any other three subjects.
(xvi) UNIJOS requires five SSCE credits/TC II merit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and Biology or Health Sciences.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Physical and Health Education under the faculty of Education. If the Physical and Health 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 Physical and Health Education
This section contains the list of universities that offer Physical and Health Education in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Physical and Health Education posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Physical and Health Education:
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Bayero University, Kano
- Benue State University, Makurdi
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
- Enugu State University of Science and Technology
- Lagos State University
- Lead City University
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- University of Calabar
- University of Ibadan
- University of Jos
- University of Mkar