What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Psychology? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Psychology then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Psychology under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences 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 Psychology under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Psychology has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Psychology also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Psychology 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 Psychology
The subjects required to study Psychology in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes in Government or History, English Language and three other subjects. At least a pass in Mathematics is required
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNIJOS requires five credit passes to include Mathematics, English Language and Biology.
(ii) UNN requires credit passes in English Language, Biology or Health Science, and any other three subjects plus, at least a pass in Mathematics or Statistics.
(iii) UI accepts Science subjects with a pass in Mathematics.
(iv) OAU requires credit passes English Language, Mathematics, Biology and any two other subjects from Geography, Economics, Government, Chemistry and Physics.
(v) UNIUYO, AAUA and IMSU require credit passes in English Language, Biology/Health Science plus a pass in Mathematics. AAUA accepts (credit in Biology) only
(vi) UNIZIK requires similar requirements as for Economics, for both Direct Entry and UTME applicants but a pass in Mathematics is acceptable.
(vii) GO requires five credit passes to include English language, Mathematics, Biology and any other two (2) Science, Social Science or Arts subject at not more than one(1) sitting
(viii) AAU requires five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology and two other subjects
(ix) EKSU require credit pass in Mathematics. EKSU also requires another Social Science subject apart from Government.
(x) ESUTECH requires a credit passes in English Language, Mathematics plus at least a pass in Biology/Health Science/Agricultural Science.
(xi) UNIUYO requires a credit pass in Biology or Health Science and at least a P.7 in Mathematics, Biology and any two of Economics, History, Government, other social science and science subjects.
(xii) LASU requires credit passes in English Language and Mathematics, Biology and any other two subjects from Social Sciences (Commerce, Economics, Geography and Government).
(xiii) DELSU and UNILAG require English Language, Mathematics, Biology and two other subjects from Arts, Social Science or Science.
(xiv) OAU requires English Language, Mathematics, Biology and other two subjects from Science/Social Science
(xv) REDEEMER’S requires Five ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and any other three subjects which must include Biology.
(xvi) JABU requires Mathematics and Biology at credit level.
(xvii) FED-OYEEKITI requires credit pass in Mathematics and one Science subject.
(xviii) UI accepts 5 credit passes in O/Level to include English Language, Biology and any other three from Social Sciences, science and arts with at least pass in Mathematics.
(xix)EBSU requires five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology and any other relevant subject from Arts, social science or science.
(xx) UNILAG requires five credit passes to include English language, Mathematics, Biology and any other two (2) Science, Social Science or Arts subject at not more than one(1) sitting. UNILAG does not accept Commerce, CRS/IRS and Accounting
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Psychology under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences. If the Psychology 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 Psychology
This section contains the list of universities that offer Psychology in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Psychology posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Psychology:
- Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
- Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti
- Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University
- Baze University
- Benue State University, Makurdi
- Caleb University
- Caritas University
- Chrisland University
- Christopher University
- Covenant University, Ota
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Enugu State University of Science and Technology
- Federal University, Gashua
- Federal University, Ndufu-Alike
- Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
- Godfrey Okoye University
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Lagos State University
- Lead City University
- Madonna University
- Nasarawa State University, Keffi
- Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State, Wudil, Kano State, Kano State
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Redeemers University
- Renaissance University
- University of Ibadan
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- University of Jos
- University of Lagos, Lagos
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Uyo