WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject for Surveying and Geoinformatics

Last updated on October 17, 2019


O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Surveying and Geoinformatics 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 Surveying and Geoinformatics
Qualification B. Eng., B.Sc., B. Tech., B. Arc
Duration 3 – 4 Years
Suitability Science students
Cut off mark Varies
Entrance Non Competitive
Related courses Surveying and Geoinformatics related courses
Job Availability High and Competitive


You must be a science student to study Surveying and Geoinformatics 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.

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 Surveying and Geoinformatics

The subjects needed to study Surveying and Geoinformatics 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 Surveying and Geoinformatics must include

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Physics
  4. Chemistry
  5. Any of Fine Art, Geography or Wood Work, Biology, Economics, Tech. Draw, Further. Mathematics., Introduction to Building Construction, Bricklaying/Block laying, Concreting, Wall, Floors and Ceiling Finishing, Joinery, Carpentry, Decorative Painting, Lining, Sign & Design, Wall Hanging, Colour Mixing/Matching & Glazing, Ceramics, Graphics Design, Graphic Printing, Basic Electricity
  6. A trade subject


JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Surveying and Geoinformatics 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Surveying and Geoinformatics 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 Surveying and Geoinformatics are:

  1. Physics
  2. Mathematics
  3. Choose any of Chemistry, Geography, Art, Biology and Economics


Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Surveying and Geoinformatics
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Mathematics or Physics and Chemistry, Geography or Fine Arts.
(ii) ND/HND upper credits in relevant field


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 Surveying and Geoinformatics    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

See useful guides on how to choose a course and university

These are the list of Universities offering Surveying and Geoinformatics in Nigeria

  1. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  2. Abia State University, Uturu
  3. Bells University of Technology, Otta
  4. University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  5. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)
  6. Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
  7. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  8. Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
  9. Gregory University, Uturu
  10. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  11. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  12. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  13. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU)
  14. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
  15. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  16. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY)
  17. Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State (FUNAI)

Cut-off Mark for Surveying and Geoinformatics course

The cut-off mark for Surveying and Geoinformatics varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Surveying and Geoinformatics 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.

Surveying and Geoinformatics is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Surveying and Geoinformatics is a three to four years course in Nigeria. According to JAMB, Surveying and Geoinformatics is under Faculty of Agriculture but may be under a different faculty in some universities.


Can a commercial or art student study Surveying and Geoinformatics?

No! Surveying and Geoinformatics is a pure science course and not suitable for commercial or art student. 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 Surveying and Geoinformatics is through GCE.


Where can I work with a Degree in Surveying and Geoinformatics 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Surveying and Geoinformatics. 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 Surveying and Geoinformatics 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..

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