WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject for Human Kinetics


O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Human Kinetics 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 Human Kinetics
Qualification [B. ED/B.A.(Educ.)/B.Sc. (Educ.)/B.Ed. (Tech)
Duration 3 – 4 Years
Cut off mark varies
Entrance Very Competitive
Related courses Human Kinetics related courses
Job Availability High and Competitive


This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Human Kinetics. 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 ignore.


WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Human Kinetics

The subjects needed to study Human Kinetics 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 Human Kinetics must include

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Health Science/Physical Education/Biology
  4. Any two other subjects
  5. A Trade Subject


JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Human Kinetics 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Human Kinetics 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, HND or Predegree!..

These are JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Human Kinetics

  1. English Language
  2. Three other subjects


Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Human Kinetics
i) Diploma in Physical and Health Education with overall percentage of 60% plus UTME requirements


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 Human Kinetics  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 Human Kinetics in Nigeria

  1. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  2. Saadatu Rimi College of Education, Kumbotso
  3. University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  4. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki (with options in: i) Human Kinetics ii) Physical and Health Education
  5. University of Ibadan (UI)
  6. Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni
  7. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  8. Kogi State University Anyigba
  9. Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU)
  10. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  11. Federal College of Education (special) Oyo
  12. Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED)

Cut-off Mark for Human Kinetics course

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

Human Kinetics is how many years course and under which faculty?

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


What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (waiver) to study Human Kinetics
(i) Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED) – Same as in Health Education.

(ii) University of Lagos (UNILAG)accepts; a) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: Biology/ Health Sciences/Physical Education one (1) other Science Subject and any other subject. b) NCEinPhysicalandHealthEducation. c) UniversityofLagos 2-yearDiplomainHuman Kinetics and Health Education d) Candidates must also satisfy the O/Level requirement.

(iii) Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni – Same as Health and Safety Education.

(iv) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki accepts RN/RM (registered nurses/registered midwife) certificate, NCE in Health and Physical Education plus UTME requirements. It also HND, NCE and ND with a minimum of Merit and Upper credit respectively in the relevant fields.

(v) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) accepts: (a) Merit pass in IJMB/GCE A’ Level in relevant science subjects (b) At Least Merit pass in two major subjects in relevant areas at the NCE including Physical and Health Education in addition to O’Level requirements as specified for the UTME above. (c) Certificate of Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria or its equivalent in addition to the O’Level requirements in the specified subjects for UTME. d. Any other relevant qualification approved by the College of Education and the Senate of Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU).

(vi) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba accepts: (a) NCE with at least merit in related subjects. (b) Registered Nurse. (c) Two A’ level passes in physical Education, Health Education, Biology

(vii) University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) accepts: (a) All candidates either major minor in the Department of Human Kinetics Education may be interviewed. (b) Candidate with Third Class may be considered for direct entry. (c) In addition, candidate with Nursing, Public Health and Health related areas are admitted through direct entry National/Higher Diploma Social Work, Accounting, Data Processing, Banking and Finance, Mass Communication, Sports Journalism, Law; HND Science-based.

What is WAEC, NECO, GCE Special Consideration (waiver) to study Human Kinetics
(i) University of Lagos (UNILAG) requires five credit in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science/Physical Education, one other science subject and other Subject.

(ii) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki requires five SSCE credit in English Language, Mathematics, Biology and any other two subjects.

(iii) Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni – Same as Health and Safety Education (i) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) accepts credit in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and any other one Science Subject.

(vi) Kogi State University Anyigba requires five SSCE credit in English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects.

(vii) Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED) – Same as in Health Education.

(viii) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba requires five SSCE credit in English

What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration (waiver) to study Human Kinetics
(i) University of Lagos (UNILAG) requires Biology.

(ii) Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni – Same as Health and Safety Education.

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

(iv) Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED) – Same as in Health Education.

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