O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Sport Science and Health Education 2024; 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


CourseSport Science and Health Education
Qualification[B. ED/B.A.(Educ.)/B.Sc. (Educ.)/B.Ed. (Tech)
Duration3 – 4 Years
Cut off mark180
EntranceNon Competitive
Related coursesSport Science and Health Education related courses
Job AvailabilityLow and Competitive

This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement to study Sport Science and Health Education. In other words, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (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 student guide articles that will be of benefit to you. You can ignore.


WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Sport Science and Health Education

The subjects needed to study Sport Science and Health Education in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The required WAEC subject combination (O level requirement) for Sport Science and Health Education must include

  1. English Language
  2. Any two of Biology, Economics, Geography, Government and Mathematics
  3. A Trade Subject


JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Sport Science and Health Education 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Sport Science and Health Education 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!..

JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Sport Science and Health Education must include:

  1. Biology
  2. Mathematics
  3. Economics/Geography

Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Sport Science and Health Education
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes in any of the followings (i) Economics, Geography, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
(ii) NCE/Diploma in PHE with at least Grade 3 Referees Certificate in a sport
(iii) Advanced Diploma Coaching and Officiating Sports Management of NIS

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 Sport Science and Health Education 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

This is the list of Universities offering Sport Science and Health Education in Nigeria

According to 2023 JAMB Brochure, only Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU) offers Sport Science and Health Education

Cut-off Mark for Sport Science and Health Education course

The cut-off mark for Sport Science and Health Education 180. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Sport Science and Health Education 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.

Sport Science and Health Education is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Sport Science and Health Education 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 Sport Science and Health Education 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Sport Science and Health Education. 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.

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  1. This website is good for a student that want to apply for any course he or she want and it will helps him to no the subject that is requires.

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