WAEC and JAMB Subject for Library and Information Studies

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WAEC and JAMB Subject for Library and Information Studies
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O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Library and Information Studies 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 Library and Information Studies
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 Library and Information Studies related courses
Job Availability Low and Competitive

 

This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Library and Information Studies. 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 Library and Information Studies

The subjects needed to study Library and Information Studies 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 Library and Information Studies must include

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Three other relevant Arts/Science/Social Science subjects

 

JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Library and Information Studies 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Library and Information Studies 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 Library and Information Studies must include:

  1. Any three subjects.

 

Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Library and Information Studies
(i) Two A’ level passes in relevant subject plus UTME requirements.
(ii) NCE (merit) in relevant subjects

 

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 Library and Information Studies  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 Library and Information Studies in Nigeria

    1. BIU
    2. This list will be updated soon

 

Cut-off Mark for Library and Information Studies course

The cut-off mark for Library and Information Studies varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Library and Information Studies 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.

Library and Information Studies is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Library and Information Studies 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 Library and Information Studies 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Library and Information Studies. 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 Library and Information Studies 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 Library and Information Science


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