O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Teacher Education 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
JAMB officially classified this course under Faculty of Education.
Probable Degree type – [B. ED/B.A.(Educ.)/B.Sc. (Educ.)/B.Ed. (Tech)]
The admission requirement to study Teacher Education in Nigeria Universities includes one or a combination of ‘O’ level results or A-level result if you’re going through Direct Entry. This page will literally answer questions such as WAEC subject combination, JAMB UTME subject combination, Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers), where you can work with the degree and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. If you’re still having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some post that may be of benefit to you.
WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Teacher Education
The subjects needed to study Teacher 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 compulsory WAEC subject combination for Teacher Education is same as Educational Management.
JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Teacher Education
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 Teacher Education is same as Educational Management.
Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Teacher Education
Same as Educational Management.
Just a reminder: Everything you have read so far is a general requirement, it is expedient that you also check the special consideration for this course below. If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with the subject combination above, perhaps you should consider taking 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. Education is now a choice.
So now that you know the compulsory WAEC, JAMB subject combination for Teacher Education, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A-level result/certificate. Do you know which Universities in Nigeria offer Teacher Education
Before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider
St. Augustine College of Education, Lagos State B.ED (with Teaching subject options in Political Science, Social Studies, Economics, CRS and English)
Where can I work with a Degree in Teacher Education
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Teacher Education. I urge you to also find out where you can work with the degree. Please take your time to read The Act of Getting a Job – so you would know what you’re up against after graduating. Career opportunities will be added soon.
The SSCE O level and A-level subject needed to study Teacher Education have been listed above. 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..
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (waiver) to study Teacher Education
(i) As in Educational Management.
(ii) University of Ibadan (UI) requires Literature in English for candidates with English Communication and Language Art.
(iii) St. Augustine College of Education, Lagos State B.ED accepts: (a) Two Á’ level passes in the subject of specialization/ teaching subject and one other relevant subject. (b) NCE merit level passes in the subject of specialization/teaching subject and one other relevant subject.
What is WAEC, NECO, GCE Special Consideration (waiver) to study Teacher Education
(i) St. Augustine College of Education, Lagos State B.ED requires (a) Five SSCE credit to include English Language, CRK and three relevant subject at a sittings or four relevant subjects at two sittings. (b) Credit passes in Mathematics and Economics are required in addition to (a) above, for teaching option in Economics, credit in Government or History and at least a pass in Mathematics is required in addition to (a) above for Science and Social Studies, and credit in Literature in English and two other Arts subjects are required in addition to (a) above for teaching option of English.
What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration (waiver) to study Teacher Education
(i) St. Augustine College of Education, Lagos State B.ED requires relevant subjects to the teaching options are required. Literature in English is required for options in English Language, Mathematics and Economics are required for option of Economics and Government or History is required for option of Political Science or Social Studies