O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Information Technology 2022; 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
|Qualification||B. Eng., B.Sc., B. Tech., B. Arc|
|Duration||3 – 4 Years|
|Cut off mark||Varies|
|Related courses||Information Technology related courses|
|Job Availability||High and Competitive|
You must be a science student to study Information Technology Under Engineering in Nigeria Universities, and that’s can only be possible if you meet admission requirements. This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement.
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.
- The required documents for admission into Nigeria universities
- How to gain admission easily into Nigeria Universities
- Nigeria University Guides
- How to study online course and earn a degree
- Study abroad for free through scholarships
WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Information Technology
The subjects needed to study Information Technology 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 Information Technology must include:
- English Language
- A trade subject
JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Information Technology
Knowing JAMB subjects for Information Technology 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 Information Technology
- Anyone of Account, Commerce and Government
Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Information Technology
A’ Level passes/ND and HND in relevant fields into 200 and 300 levels
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 Information Technology 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. 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
This is the list of Universities offering Information Technology in Nigeria
- Bauchi State University, Gadau
- Bells University of Technology, Otta
- Salem University, Lokoja
- Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY)
Cut-off Mark for Information Technology course
The cut-off mark for Information Technology varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Information Technology is a good course and you can also check the top best engineering courses. This should not influence you. Follow your heart or seek my counsel.
Information Technology is how many years course and under which faculty?
Depending on your mode of entry, Information Technology is a three to four years course in Nigeria. According to JAMB, Information Technology is under Faculty of Agriculture but may be under a different faculty in some universities.
Can a commercial or art student study Information Technology?
No! Information Technology is a pure science course under Engineering and not suitable for commercial or art students. But if you have required subject combination in your O level result, you can go for it if that is the course you desire to study. If you’re still in secondary school, you may find it difficult to change subjects during WAEC registration because your schools may go against it. The alternative way to write the required subjects combination for Information Technology is through GCE.
Where can I work with a Degree in Information Technology
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Information Technology. 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.