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O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Pre-Primary and Primary Education 2019/2020; including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering the Course, WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB, Course Description and Career Opportunities

 

Course Pre-Primary and Primary Education
Qualification [B. ED/B.A.(Educ.)/B.Sc. (Educ.)/B.Ed. (Tech)
Duration 3 – 4 Years
Cut off mark varies
Entrance Non Competitive
Related courses Pre-Primary and Primary Education related courses
Job Availability Low and Competitive

 

This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education. That is, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers) and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. In other to help you avoid having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some post that will be of benefit to you. You can always ignore!

 

WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Pre-Primary and Primary Education

The subjects needed to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The O level requirement, that is, the required WAEC subject combination for Pre-Primary and Primary Education must include

  1. English Language
  2. A Trade subject

 

JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Pre-Primary and Primary Education 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Pre-Primary and Primary Education is not enough. You should aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just a piece of advice) because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic… Please note – JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB, ND or Predegree.

These are JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education

  1. Any three subjects.

 

Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from relevant subject areas.

 

If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with this admission requirement that is the subject combination above, perhaps you should consider other Pre-Primary and Primary Education  similar courses or take a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad or within. Education is now a choice. And please before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider

  • The Fees
  • The Distance
  • The Environment
  • The Degree Certificate
  • Vulnerability to Strike
  • Acceptable O Level and A-level Result
  • Academic Calendar

See useful guides on how to choose a course and university

These are the list of Universities offering Pre-Primary and Primary Education in Nigeria

  1. Benue State University, Makurdi
  2. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye
  3. Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK)
  4. University of Uyo

 

Cut-off Mark for Pre-Primary and Primary Education course

The cut-off mark for Pre-Primary and Primary Education varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Pre-Primary and Primary Education is a good course and you can also check the top best Educational courses. This should not influence you. Follow your heart or seek my counsel.

Pre-Primary and Primary Education is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Pre-Primary and Primary Education is a three to four years course in Nigeria. According to JAMB, this course is under Faculty of Education but may be under a different faculty in some universities.

 

Where can I work with a Degree in Pre-Primary and Primary Education 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education. I urge you to also find out where you can work with the degree. Please take your time to read Fatherprada’s Career Guide – so that you can have knowledge on how the labour market operate after graduating. Career opportunities will be added when we revisit this page.

 


Special Consideration

The SSCE O level and A-level subject needed to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education have been listed above but, some Universities may accept D7 or E8 in some a compulsory subject instead of Credit. And some may accept or reject two sittings. That is combinations of WAEC, NECO, or GCE results. You will know more when you take a look at the special consideration (waiver) for this course if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar..

Special Consideration
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education
(i) University of Ibadan (UI) requires two ‘A’ level passes NCE merit level in PrePry/Pry Educ. plus one approved teaching subject.

(ii) Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) – accepts NCE (merit) in Education and a teaching subject or a Diploma in Nursery Education with lower credit.

(iii) University of Abuja, Gwagwalada and Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK) accept diploma in Primary Education.

(iv) University of Uyo and Abia State University, Uturu accept NCE at merit pass level in relevant fields plus UTME requirements. Benue State University, Makurdi plus a pass in ‘O’ level Mathematics

(v) EDALV – No admission by UTME.

(vi) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye accepts NCE (merit) Diploma in Nursery and Primary Education.

(vii) Ekiti State University accepts NCE (Merit) in Biology and Health Education or Integrated Science plus UTME requirement in addition Ekiti State University PHE at Upper Credit level plus UTME requirements.

(viii) University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) accepts pass grade in Mathematics for candidates who combine Primary Education Studies with subject other than Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Economics.

(ix) Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED) accepts Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE Merit/Credit in Primary Education Studies plus one approved teaching subject.

(xv) University of Lagos (UNILAG) accepts University of Lagos (UNILAG) Foundation Diploma plus UTME requirements.

(xvi) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) requires two A’ L Passes in G. C. E / IJMB or equivalents, one of which must be in relevant subjects and a teaching subjects in the secondary school system plus UTME requirement

What is WAEC, NECO, GCE Special Consideration to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education
(i) University of Ibadan (UI) – Same as in Special Education

(ii) Ekiti State University requires five ‘O’ credit to include English Language and at least a pass in Mathematics at one sittings.

(iii) Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED) does not require credit in Mathematics.

(iv) Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni and University of Lagos (UNILAG) require credit in Mathematics.

(v) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) requires credit in Mathematics, one Science subject and any two other subjects.

What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration to study Pre-Primary and Primary Education
(i) Ekiti State University requires one subject each from Arts or Social Science and Science.

(ii) Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni requires one relevant Science and two other Science subject.

(iii) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) requires Mathematics and any other two subjects.


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