What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Physical Education? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Physical Education then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Physical 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 Education under the faculty of Education that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Physical Education has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Physical Education also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Physical Education here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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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 Education
The subjects required to study Physical Education in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit/TC II merit passes to include English Language and Mathematics.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIZIK require Mathematics, English, Biology, Health and Physical Educ. or Health Science/Health Education.
(ii) UNIBEN requires Five ‘O’ level credit/TC II merit passes to include English Language and one Science subject.
(iii) UI – same as in Human Kinetics.
(iv) UNIMAID require a credit pass in Mathematics.
(v) UNIUYO requires credit pass in English Language and Chemistry.
(vi) UNN requires:
For Physical Education
(a) 5 O’ level credit passes to include Credit in English Language and Biology/Health Science/or Physical Education/ Agric. Science in WASC/GCE/NECO/ SSCE obtained in not more than 2 sittings.
(b) TC II merit pass in five subjects including English Language, Biology/Physical Education/Agricultural Science.
For Health Education:
(a) Five SSCE/GCE/NECO credits/ TC II merit passes in five subjects including English Language, Biology/Health Science/Physical Education or their equivalent in not more than two sittings.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Physical Education under the faculty of Education. If the Physical 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 Education
This section contains the list of universities that offer Physical Education in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Physical Education posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Physical Education:
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Ibadan
- University of Maiduguri
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Port Harcourt
- University of Uyo