Admission Requirement to Education and Language Arts including WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB Subject Combinations, Course Description and Career Opportunities 


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To study this course in Nigeria Universities, you must have fulfilled the admission requirements which must include one or a combination of ‘O’ level results. Such as WAEC, NECO and GCE or ‘A’ level result such as Direct Entry, IJBM, JUBEB, CAMBRIDGE etc and other required documents for admission

What is WAEC, NECO or GCE subject combination (requirement) to Education and Language Arts?  
You must have Five credit in WAEC, NECO, or GCE (at one or two sittings) to Education and Language Arts. The core O/level and most importantly WAEC subject combinations for Education and Language Arts must include

  1. English Language
  2. Pus at least two subjects from Economics, Geography/Physics, Government, Home Economics, History, Arabic, Social Studies, Fine Arts, Music and Lit. in English.
  3. A Trade Subject


What is JAMB UTME subject combination (subjects needed) to study Education and Language Arts?
You should aim for a score of 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side. (Just an advice). JAMB UTME subject combinations (that is the secondary subjects you must choose during JAMB registration) to study Education and Language Arts are any three of

  1. Yoruba
  2. Lit. in English
  3. Christian Religious Knowledge
  4. History
  5. Economics
  6. Islamic Religious Studies.


What is Direct Entry requirement (that is the required A level result you need) to study Education and Language Arts?
Two relevant NCE/’A’ level passes

Just a reminderEverything you have read so far is a general requirement, it is expedient that you also check the special consideration for this course below. If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with the subject combinations above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or or College of Education related course subject requirements. Staying at home is your choice.    

So now that you know the compulsory secondary school subjects needed in your WAEC to study Education and Language Arts, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A level result/certificate. Do you know which Nigeria Universities offer Education and Language Arts?
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
Nigeria Universities offering Education and Language Arts are

  1. Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife (OAU)
  3. EDKAN
  4. EDZAR

Course Description for Education and Language Arts: 
We are still working on a number of things. We will add a description for this course later on. But if you’re willing to add a description, we will appreciate.

Where can I work with a Degree in Education and Language Arts? 
Having a Degree in Education and Language Arts does not limit you to a particular work environment. Career opportunities will be added soon.

The general WAEC, NECO or GCE core subject combinations for Education and Language Arts have been listed above. Yet, some Universities may accept Pass 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.

Special Consideration
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