The above subject combinations are also applicable to other O’level examinations such as NECO and GCE. So now that you know the compulsory O level requirement to study Archaeology, let also look at UTME and Direct requirements and course descriptions.
JAMB UTME subject combination (subjects needed) for Archaeology
Prepare yourself well so you can score above 200 in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just an advice) because anything short of this score may deny you 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 or Predegree.
JAMB UTME subject combination (subject to write in jamb) to study Archaeology are
Any three relevant Science subject.
Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Archaeology
Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Geography Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Mathematics, Zoology and Botany or Archaeology
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 taking 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
Where can I work with a Degree in Archaeology
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Archaeology. 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.
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 Archaeology
(i) University of Ibadan (UI) requires (a) for Geology option the 3 Science subjects to include Physics and Mathematics. (b) for Geography option to include Geography. (c) for Zoology or Botany option to include Archaeology/Botany/Zoology and Mathematics.
(ii) University of Ibadan (UI) does not accept NCE and ND/HND