WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject for Educational Management

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O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Educational Management 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


CourseEducational Management
Qualification[B. ED/B.A.(Educ.)/B.Sc. (Educ.)/B.Ed. (Tech)
Duration3 – 4 Years
Cut off markvaries
EntranceNon Competitive
Related coursesEducational Management related courses
Job AvailabilityLow and Competitive


This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Educational Management. 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 Educational Management

The subjects needed to study Educational Management 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 Educational Management must include

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Economics.
  4. A Trade Subject

Five TC II merit passes including English and Mathematics.


JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Educational Management 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Educational Management 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.

JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Educational Management must include:

  1. Any three of Lit. in English
  2. History
  3. French,
  4. Geography/Physics, Economics and Mathematics


Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Educational Management
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes from Literature in English, History, CRK/IRS, Hausa, Yoruba and Igbo with at least a pass in O/L Mathematics.
(ii) NCE passes at merit level in the subjects listed above.


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 Educational Management  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 Educational Management in Nigeria

  1. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  2. Tansian University, Umunya


Cut-off Mark for Educational Management course

The cut-off mark for Educational Management varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Educational Management 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.

Educational Management is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Educational Management 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 Educational Management 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Educational Management. 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 Educational Management 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

Check Requirement to Study Educational Administration

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24 thoughts on “WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject for Educational Management”

  1. please this is my subject combination…. English, Literature, Government and economics, Can i study teacher education (art) in u.i

  2. please i am a science student but i dnt do economics in my waec but am having merit in my NCE result because i want to do the course for DE. is it possible? pls its urgent

  3. Type here..i want to study education management with the above subject: maths, English,Economics and marketing is it possible cos I have D7 in my commerce pls help a brother out

  4. Please sir I have 184 in my jamb my o level are English, mathematics, government, economics, literature can I study educational management in unilorin

  5. Am a commercial student I want to study educational management my jamb subject combination are mathematics English economics and principle account am I good to go


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