JAMB subject combination and requirements for Education and History

To study Education and History in any accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here is the Jamb and Waec subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.
Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.

The UTME subjects includes;
History and any other two (2) subjects chosen from Christian Religious
Studies / Islamic Studies, Literature in English, French, Yoruba,
Geography/Physics, Economics, Government and Hausa.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
(i) UNIBEN requires History or Government, one (1) Arts and any other
subject.
(ii) UNILAG accepts any three (3) of Literature in English, History/
Government, French/Arabic, Geography, Mathematics, any Nigerian
Language, Christian Religious Studies/Islamic Studies, Economics/
Commerce.
(iii) LASU does not accept Physics In lieu of Geography.
(vi) TASUED requires History/Government and any other two (2)
subjects from the Arts and Social Science.
(vii) AAUA accepts History/Government, CRS/IRS and any other Arts
subject.
(viii) DELSU accepts History or Government and any of Arts/Social
Science/Science subjects.
(ix) UNIMAID requires History, Government or Civic Education and any
two (2) subjects from Arts.

O’Level Requirements
You need;
Five (5) WASSC credit passes in English Language, History and three (3) relevant Arts subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
(i) OOU and UNICAL accept General English at NCE in lieu of ‘O’ Level credit pass/TC II merit in English Language. CALABAR accepts only a pass in ‘O’ Level Mathemati
(ii) OAU accepts Music, Fine Arts, but not Government or Economics.
(iii) IMSU accepts Government in lieu of History.
(iv) UNILAG requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language,
Mathematics, History/Government and any two (2) of Christian
Religious Studies/Islamic Studies, French/Arabic, Geography and
Economics, any Nigerian Language, Civic Education/Social Studies.
(v) UNIBEN requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in History/
Government, Fine Arts, Literature in English, Religious Studies and
English Language.
(vi) LASU requires ‘O’ Level credit pass in Mathematics and
Government or History is compulsory.
(vii) ABSU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English
Language, History or Government and any three (3) subjects.
(viii) UMYU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes including English
Language, History and any other three (3) Arts subjects with ‘O’ Level
credit pass in Mathematics.
(ix) TASUED requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes at one (1) sitting
or six (6) ‘O’ Level credit passes at two (2) sittings to include English
Language, History/Government and any other three (3) subjects from
Arts and Social Science.
(x) OAU requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in five (5) subjects, which
must include English Language and History, or TC II merit/credit in
English Language and Social Studies plus any other three (3) subjects.
(xi) GOUNI requires ‘O’ Level credit pass in Mathematics.
(xii) AAUA requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English
Language, History/Government Mathematics and two (2) subjects from
either Arts or the Social Sciences.
(xiii) DELSU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level GCE credits including English
Language, Mathematics, History or Government and any two (2) of
Arts/Social Science and Science subjects.

Direct Entry Requirements
You need;

Two (2) NCE merit/’A’ Level passes in History and one (1) other relevant Arts subject.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
(i) UNILAG requires (a) NCE merit/credit in History, Social Studies and Political Science. (b) very good passes in three (3) JUPEB subjects: History and any two (2)of Christian Religious Studies/Islamic Studies,
Literature in English, Igbo/Yoruba, Government, French and Geography.
(c) two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in relevant teaching subjects. (d) candidates must also satisfy the UTME requirements.
(iii) UNIBEN requires (a) two (2) or three (3) NCE merit including History plus three (3) or two (2) ‘O’ Level credit passes including English Language and two (2) or one (1) other subjects from
Literature in English, Religious studies, Fine Arts, French or Government. (b) two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in relevant subjects plus five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes including History/Government and
English Language with three (3) others from Literature in-English, Religious Studies, French and other Arts subjects.
(iv) UI accepts NCE from UI affiliated Colleges into 300 level.
(vi) IMSU requires NCE merit in Education and two (2) subjects to be combined in the programme; less than merit into the three (3)- year programme.
(vii) LASU accepts NCE merit in Government In lieu of History and one
(1) other relevant Arts subject.
(viii) UMYU accepts NCE credit in History and or any other relevant subject.
(ix) TASUED accepts; a) two (2) ‘A’ Level passes/NCE merit in History, Political Science, Social Studies, Christian Religious Studies/ Islamic Studies and any other related subject. b) ND/HND with upper credit in Mass Communication/Journalism, Public Administration, Public
Relations, Business Studies and Business Administration. c) Diploma in Tourism (upper credit). d) University Diploma with upper credit in Mass Communication.
(x) OAU accepts NCE merit/credit in History and one (1) other
teaching Arts or professional subject.
(xi) AAUA accepts NCE merit in History and one (1) other teaching
Arts or Social Science subject.
(xii) DELSU requires at least merit passes in History and any other Arts
subject at the NCE. ‘A’ Level passes should include History and any other Arts subject.

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