To study Electrical/Electronics 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.
Schools with Options
FUTO offers this course with options in:
(a) Electronics/Computer Engineering Tech.
(b) Power System Engineering Tech.
(c) Communication Engineering Tech.
(d) Acoustic Engineering Tech.
The UTME subject combinations includes;
Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION REMARKS
(i) NTNU – Same as in Computer Engineering.
(ii) OOU requires any three (3) of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science.
Five (5) WASSC credit passes to include Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry,
English Language and any other Science subject.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION REMARKS
(i) BELLS same as in Computer Engineering.
(ii) COOU and ESUTECH accept ‘O’ level pass in English Language.
(iii) COVENANT requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and either of Further Mathematics, Biology or Technical Drawing.
(iv) FED-OYE EKITI – Same as in Mechanical Engineering .
(v) UNAAB requires ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.
(vi) FUTA requires at least five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes which must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry at NOT more than two (2) sittings.
(vii) FUTO – Same as in Agricultural Engineering .
(viii) UI and FUAM – Same as Agricultural and Environmental Engineering.
(ix) UNIJOS – Same as Civil Engineering .
(x) UNILAG – Same as in Chemical Engineering.
(xi) MAUTY requires Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Technical Drawing/ Further Mathematics/ Geography/ Electrical installation and Maintenance Work/GSM maintenance/ Computer Studies and IT/ Basic Electricity/Electronics.
(xii) NDU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject at not more
than two (2) sittings.
(xiii) NTNU accepts;
(a) English Language, Mathematics and either Physics or Chemistry and any other two (2) Science subjects.
(b) ‘O’ level credit pass in Geography as the fifth Science subject.
(xiv) OSUSTECH requires ‘O’ level credit pass in Further Mathematics.
(xv) UNN – Same as in Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering.
(xvi) UYO – As in Computer Engineering.
(xvii) NDA requires one other Science/Technical subject from Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology, Geography, Electronic
Engineering and Basic Electricity.
Direct Entry Requirements
Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
(i) ABUAD and CRUTECH – same as in Civil Engineering
(ii) BAUCHI, AAU, and LAUTECH do not accept D7 in English Language
(iii) BELLS same as in Computer Engineering .
(iv) UNIBEN and UNILAG – Same as in Chemical Engineering
(v) COOU accepts ND/HND/lower credit in Electrical/ Electronics Engineering.
(vi) EKSU accepts ND upper credit in Electrical Engineering and HND lower credit in Electrical Engineering.
(vii) ESUTECH and BAUCHI accept ND/HND in relevant programmes with UTME requirements.
(viii) FED-OYE EKITI – Same as in Mechanical Engineering.
(ix) UNAAB accepts
A' level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or equivalents. Accepts ND upper credit in Electrical/ Electronic Engineering or relevant programmes.
(x) FUTA accepts ND upper credit or equivalent professional qualification in Electrical and Electronics Engineering in any related programmes or ‘A’ level passes or equivalents in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
(xi) FUTO requires at least two (2) ‘A’ level passes not below C in Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry. Accepts ND/HND upper credit in Engineering. Candidates must in addition meet UTME requirements. Does not accept first degree or NCE\IBADAN - As in Agricultural and Environmental Engineering . (xii) UNIILORIN - Same as Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering . Relevant Programmes include Electrical and/or Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Technology, Telecommunications or Communication Engineering, Power Systems Engineering, Control Systems Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Biomedical Engineering. (xiii) UNIJOS requires ‘A’ level or IJMB passes in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. It also accepts ND (credit level) in Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering or a closely related programmes from recognised institutions. Accepts ‘O’ level credit pass in Mathematics. (xiv) LAUTECH accepts a) 'A’ level passes in Pure Mathematics, Physics, Applied Mathematics or Chemistry. b) ND/HND Upper credit in Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering plus UTME requirements. (xv) MAUTECH accepts; a) GCEA’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
b) ND upper credit in Electrical/Electronics Engineering.
c) HND Electrical/Electronics Engineering.
(xvi) NDA requires the other Science subject from Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology and Geography.
(xvii) NDU, MAKURDI and UNAAB – Same as in Agricultural Engineering .
(xviii) NTNU and UYO – Same as in Computer Engineering.
(xix) OAU accepts ND/HND upper credit.
(xx) UNIPORT and NDU – No Direct Entry.
(xxi) MOUA and OOU accept ND/HND into appropriate levels plus the UTME requirements.
(xxii) UNIOSUN accepts ND lower credit in Electrical/Electronics.
(xxiii) UNIZIK accepts first degree in relevant programmes
(xxiv) UNN – Same as in Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering .