WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject for Curriculum and Instruction

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O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Curriculum and Instruction 2020/2021; 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 Curriculum and Instruction
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 Curriculum and Instruction related courses
Job Availability Low and Competitive


This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Curriculum and Instruction. That is, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), s, 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 Curriculum and Instruction

The subjects needed to study Curriculum and Instruction 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 Curriculum and Instruction must include

  1. English Language
  2. A Trade Subject


JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Curriculum and Instruction 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Curriculum and Instruction 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 Curriculum and Instruction

  1. Any three subjects chosen from Arts/Science.


Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Curriculum and Instruction
Two ‘A’ level passes or NCE passes at merit level including the relevant subject


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 Curriculum and Instruction  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 Curriculum and Instruction in Nigeria

  1. Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU) – Science options: (i) Biology (ii) Chemistry (iii) Physics (iv) Mathematics (v) Physical Education. (vi) Health Education. Social Science options:(i) Geography/Physics (ii) Economics (iii) Pol. Science Arts Options (x) English Language (xi) French (xii) Religious Studies (xiii) History (xiv) Fine and Applied Art.
  2. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma (with options in:) (i) Biology (ii) Chemistry (iii) Mathematics iv) Physics v) Pre-Primary and Primary Education


Cut-off Mark for Curriculum and Instruction course

The cut-off mark for Curriculum and Instruction varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Curriculum and Instruction 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.

Curriculum and Instruction is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Curriculum and Instruction 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 Curriculum and Instruction 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Curriculum and Instruction. 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 Curriculum and Instruction 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 Curriculum and Instruction
(i) Benue State University, Makurdi runs long Vocation programmes.

What is WAEC, NECO, GCE Special Consideration to study Curriculum and Instruction
(i) Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma and Benue State University, Makurdi require Mathematics and any other three Science subjects for Science options.

(ii) Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU) requires: (a) for Science five ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Mathematics, and any other three subjects, two of which must be science subjects (b) For Arts options: five ‘O’ level credit in English Language and four other subjects, three of which must be Arts subjects. (c) For Social Science option: five ‘O’ level credit in English Language, Mathematics and three other subjects, two of which must be Social Science subjects

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