WAEC and JAMB Subject Combination for Medical Rehabilitation

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This page contains 2019/2020 official WAEC and JAMB subject combination (admission requirements) for Medical Rehabilitation, including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering this Course, A level requirements and much more

 

Course Medical Rehabilitation
Qualifications M.B.B.S., MB.B.Ch.B., B.D.S., B.Ch.D., Pharm.B, B.SC
Duration 3 – 4 Years
Suitability Science Students
Cut off mark Varies
Entrance Very Competitive
Related courses Medical Rehabilitation related courses
Job Availability High and Competitive

 

On this page, I will guide you on the required O level subject combination to study Medical Rehabilitation. if you are a returning visitor, you can skip reading repetitive paragraphs.

 

You must be a Science student for you to study Medical Rehabilitation 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 admission requirement.

That is the O level / WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers) and the required screening 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 always ignore!

 

WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Medical Rehabilitation

You’re expected to have at least 5 credits on the required WAEC subject combination needed to study Medical Rehabilitation in Nigeria universities. This subject combination is also applicable to other O’level exams such as NECO AND GCE. The O level requirement, that is, the required WAEC subject combination for Medical Rehabilitation must include:

  1. English Language
  2. Physics
  3. Mathematics
  4. Chemistry
  5. Biology
  6. A trade subject

The above WAEC subject combination is also applicable to other O’level examinations such as NECO and GCE. So now that you know the compulsory O level requirement to study Medical Rehabilitation, let also look at JAMB UTME, Direct requirements and course description.

 

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These listed subjects are compulsory for anyone writing WAEC and other O level examinations. I will advise you to include a Language in your O level subjects. For the record, if you are one of those students seeking admission into any universities, college or polytechnics in Lagos State, Yoruba Language is compulsory for Medical Rehabilitation. So now that you know the compulsory O level subject requirement to study Medical Rehabilitation, let also look at JAMB UTME and Direct requirements.

 

JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Medical Rehabilitation

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is a body responsible for your admission into the University or other institutions. Now I’m going to show you the compulsory JAMB subjects for Medical Rehabilitation that you must register (English must be included because it is compulsory even though it may not be listed among the JAMB subjects below), and I will honestly advise you to aim for a score of 200 and above in JAMB UTME instead of 180 to be on a safe side because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider the College of Education or Polytechnic… Read how to answer and pass JAMB once.

Please note– If Mathematics is not listed among the Jamb subject on this post, then Mathematics is not compulsory for this course. JAMB is not the only option to gain admission into Nigerian Universities to study Medical Rehabilitation. If you’re having troubles with JAMB UTME, maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB, ND, HND or Predegree. JAMB UTME subject combination to study Medical Rehabilitation must include:

  1. Chemistry
  2. Biology
  3. Physics

 

Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Medical Rehabilitation

If you’re one of those seeking admission into the University to further your studies, in addition to the required WAEC subjects combination for Medical Rehabilitation, you are expected to have ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry, Physics and any of Biology/Zoology or Mathematics.

 

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If you have your O level result already and the subjects you have is not the same with the admission requirement that is the required O level subject combinations to study Medical Rehabilitation, don’t give up. You should consider other Medical Rehabilitation similar courses or take a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related courses.

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 read useful guides on how to choose a course and university

These are the list of Universities offering Medical Rehabilitation in Nigeria

  1. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU)
  2. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
  3. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)

I know some of you will start searching for the best university to study Medical Rehabilitation. Listen, there is no such thing as best universities or top universities to study Medical Rehabilitation in Nigeria. Nobody has that information. Although recommendations are allowed, don’t be deceived by the word “best”. Read why you should stop looking for the best University in Nigeria

 

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Cut-off Mark for Medical Rehabilitation course

As you can see, more than one University offers Medical Rehabilitation. This means the cut-off mark for Medical Rehabilitation varies. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Medical Rehabilitation is a good course and you can also check the top best science courses. This should not influence you. Follow your heart or seek my counsel.

 

Medical Rehabilitation is how many years course?

In Nigeria, if you gain admission to study Medical Rehabilitation at the university through JAMB UTME, you will study Medical Rehabilitation for four years. If you gain admission through direct entry, you will study this course for three years. And of course there is room for more years if you have extension; the aftermath of carryover courses.

 

Medical Rehabilitation is under which faculty in Nigeria?

According to JAMB, a body responsible for your admission into the University or other institutions, Medical Rehabilitation is under the Faculty/School/College of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Science but may be under a different faculty in some universities in Nigeria.

 

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Can a science or art student study Medical Rehabilitation?

No! If you are a Commercial or Art student, you can’t study Medical Rehabilitation at the university. This is a pure science course. But if you are good with Science subjects, you can take your chances I won’t discourage you provided you have the required subjects combination in your O level result. If you’re still in secondary school, you may find it difficult to change subjects to fit your desired course during WAEC registration because some schools may go against it.

Also, during WAEC or NECO registration make sure you know which subjects are been registered for you because some secondary schools are ignorant about the importance of O level requirements for university courses. Another alternative way to register the required subject combinations for Medical Rehabilitation is through GCE.

What is Medical Rehabilitation course all about: 

If you’re going to study this course, then you must have a lot of patience because you will be dealing with people called the patient. It is a medical discipline that utilizes various physical agents such as heat, light, water, electricity, massage, manipulations, and mechanical appliances to assess, diagnose, treats, prevent or manage diseases and disability.

With this course, you will become experts who assist a patient to overcome certain disorders, which may have been acquired from life-changing unwanted events or such that are present from birth.

 


Special Consideration

Now I am confident that you know the compulsory subjects needed to study Medical Rehabilitation in WAEC. But note this — 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 Medical Rehabilitation below if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for Medical Rehabilitation had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar….

Special Consideration
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (waiver) to study Medical Rehabilitation
(i) Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU) accepts passes in the Final Examination of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy or the British Association of Occupational Therapy or equivalent

(ii) University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) – No direct entry

What is WAEC, NECO, GCE, Special Consideration  (Waiver) to study Medical Rehabilitation
University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) – As in Medical Laboratory Science.

What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration  (Waiver) to study Medical Rehabilitation
University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) – As in Medical Laboratory Science.

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