Education and Geography - Faculty of Education

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Education and Geography under the Faculty of Education in Nigeria.

We will also talk about;
- The subject combinations needed to study Education and Geography
- JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
- O'Level Subjects and Requirements
- Direct Entry Requirements
- and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Education and Geography.

You need to read the entire content of this page to get all the knowledge your require for this course.

Education and Geography can be studied under the Education in the following Nigerian Universities;

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Education and Geography under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Geography plus two (2) other Social Sciences/Arts subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARK

(i) OOU do not accept Arts subjects.

(ii) UNIBEN accepts Geography, Mathematics and any other subject.

(iii) LASU requires Geography, Government or Economics.

(iv) DELSU requires Geography and two (2) of the following Mathematics, Economics and Government.

(v) IBBU requires other subjects from the Sciences.

(vi) UNILORIN and UNILAG do not accept Physics.

(vii) IAUE requires English Language and any three (3) other subjects cutting across the Applied/Natural/Physical Sciences and the Social Sciences: Geography/Economics/Govt./Civic Education/Maths/Chemistry/Biology/Physics/Agric Sc/Tech. Drawing.

(viii) 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.

(ix) KSU accepts any Science subject in addition to the Arts and Social Science.

(x) MAUTECH requires Geography and any two of Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agric. Science.

(xi) AAUA accepts Geography, Mathematics and any other Social Science or Science subject.

(xii)TASUED requires any three (3) subjects from Geography, Economics, Government, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Agricultural Science, Accounting and Commerce.

(xiii) UNIMAID requires Geography and two (2) other subjects

(xiv) UMYU requires Geography and any other two (2) Science or Social Science subjects.

(xvi) UNILORIN requires English Language plus three (3) other Social Science subjects

(xvii) UNILAG requires English language, Geography and any two subjects from Science or Social Sciences.

(xviii) ABU requires Use of English, Geography and any other 2 science subjects.

(xix) UNIPORT requires Geography plus two (2) other subjects from French, Literature in English, History/Government, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Physics, Igbo/Hausa/Yoruba, Fine Art, Commerce, Accounting.

(xx) FUK requires Geography and any other two from Arts or Social Science Subjects.

O'Level Requirements


The O'level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education and Geography;

You require;

Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Geography, English Language and Mathematics.


SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) UNICAL, UDUSOK, ALVAN and UNIUYO accept 'O' Level pass in Mathematics.

(ii) UNIABUJA and UDUSOK accept 'O' Level pass in English Language.

(iii) OOU and ABSU require Government or Economics.

(iv) EKSU requires five (5) SSC credit passes to include Geography, English Language and Mathematics.

(v) OAU requires 'O' Level credit passes in Geography/Physics and any two (2) of Economics, Government, Mathematics and History.

(vi) UNIBEN requires Mathematics, Geography/Physics and one (1) other Social Science subject.

(vii) UNILAG requires Five O/Level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Geography and any two subjects from Science or Social Sciences.

(viii) ABU accept Five ‘O’ level credit in Geography, Mathematics, English language and any other one from Chemistry, physics or Biology.TC II credit pass in Mathematics, Geography, English Language and any other three subjects

(ix) IMSU accepts 'O' Level pass in English Language.

(x) UNIBEN accepts NCE General Mathematics/General English in lieu of 'O' Level Mathematics/English Language.

(xi) IBBU requires other subjects from the Sciences.

(xii)UMYU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes at SSC or its equivalent in English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any other two (2) Science or Social Science subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.

(xiii) LASU requires 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics and does not accept Physics in lieu of Geography.

(xiv) MAUTECH Five (5) O'Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any two from Government, Economics, Visual Arts, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agric. Sci., Commerce, Tourism.

(xv) UNIMAID accepts 'O' Level pass in English Language.

(xvi) FCEZARIA requires Biology, Chemistry and Physics instead of Social Science subjects

(xvii) ABU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include Geography/Physics, English Language and Mathematics and any other two (2) subjects from Chemistry, Physics or Biology.

(xviii) UNICAL requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and any other Social Science subject.

(xix) BUK requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include Geography/Physics, English language and any other three (3) Social Science subjects. Offers Geography/Physics with Science combination. Geography/Physics with two (2) other Science subjects i.e. Physics, Biology/Chemistry.

(xx) KSU, UNILORIN and IAUE do not accept 'O' Level credit pass in Physics In lieu of Geography.

(xxi) AAUA requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and Geography and any other two (2) Social Science or Science subjects

(xxii) DELSU requires at least five (5) ‘O’ Level credit which must include English Language, Geography and Mathematics and two other subjects.

(xxiii)TASUED requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credits at one sitting or six (6) ‘O’ Level credits at two (2) sittings in English Language, Geography, Mathematics and any two (2) or three (3) from Social Science or Science subjects.

(xxiv) UNILORIN requires O/L Credits in five (5) subjects including English Language and Mathematics, and any three other Social Science subjects. OR O/L Credits in five (5) subjects including English Language, and any other three (3) Arts subjects.

(xxv) IAUE requires holder s of WASSC/NECO/GCE or its equivalent with Five (5) O’Level subjects (Credit pass) in one (1) sitting OR Six (6) O’Level subjects in two (2) sittings. The 5 or 6 subjects include English Language, Mathematics, and 3 of either Economics, Social Studies, Govt./Civic Education OR Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agric. Sc, Technical Drawing.

(xxvi) UNIPORT requires Two (2) A/level GCE or HSC or JUPEB or IJMB passes in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements. NCE with Credit Passes in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements from recognized Institutions for a 2-year degree programme.OND with (Upper Credit) or HND with Merit Pass in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements from recognized Institutions of higher learning

(xxvii) FUK requires five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Mathematics, Geography and any other two from Social Science or any two of Chemistry, Physics, Economics, Biology/Agriculture.

Direct Entry Requirements


These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Education and Geography, if you don't intend to use UTME.

You require;

Two (2) 'A' Level passes/NCE merit which should include Geography /Physics.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARK

(i) UNILAG requires Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: Geography and any two of Economics, Biology, Government/History, CRS/IRS, Igbo/Yoruba. Three ‘A’ Level passes in relevant teaching subject areas.

(ii) UNIBEN requires two (2) or three (3) NCE merit including Geography/Physics plus three (3) or two (2) 'O' Level credit passes including English Language.and Mathematics at one (1) sitting.

(iii) UNIJOS accepts General English at NCE in lieu of credit in 'O' Level English Language or TC II merit.

(iv) IAUE requires A ‘Level or holders of ND/OND & NCE will be admitted into year two (2). The A ‘Level/ND/OND/NCE/ must be in Geography or Urban & Regional Planning, Estate Mgt. Architecture, Envt’l Mgt. Survey, Geology.

(v) MAUTECH - IJMB/GCE ‘A’ level or its equivalent in two relevant subjects. NCE/ OND/ HND with credit in the major/a minimum of lower credit in Geography and any other relevant field.

(vi) EDSU Same as in Education Biology.

(vii) FCEZARIA requires three (3) NCE merit /'A' Level passes. Candidates must obtain 'O' Level credit pass in English Language and four (4) other subjects and 'O' Level pass in Literature in English and Mathematics. Accepts NCE in English Language combined with any other subject with 'C' grade including Education. Admission is by Direct Entry only

(viii) UNILORIN accepts;

a)NCE Geography, Economics, Political Science Plus O/L Credits in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other three Social Science subjects.

b)‘A’ Level passes in GCE/IJMB or Equivalents in any two of the following subjects Economics, Political Science/ Government, Geography, Accounting, Plus O/L Credits in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, and any three (3) other Social Science subjects. Preference will be given to NCE holders for Direct Entry. General English at NCE level is not acceptable as a replacement for O/L Credits Pass

(ix) UMYU accepts candidates with a minimum of 9 points in IJMB/HSC/GCE ‘A’ Level/NCE in Geography and any other relevant subject. Candidates with a minimum of lower credit pass in Diploma in Geography Education from recognized institutions may also be admitted.

(x) MAUTECH accepts 'A' Level passes or its equivalent in two (2) relevant subjects /NCE distinction, merit or credit.

 (xi) OAU accepts two (2) 'A' Level passes in relevant subjects which must include Geography/Physics plus other subject chosen from Economics, Mathematics, Business Methods and Government or NCE Social Studies combined with any Social Science subject may be accepted.

(xii) ABU accepts NCE with minimum of ‘C’ grade in Education and Geography. IJMB or ‘A’ level passes with a minimum of ‘C’ grade in Geography and ‘D’ in one other Science subjects or Economics. ABU Diploma in Geography Education with a minimum of merit pass.

(xiii) LASU does not accept Physics In lieu of Geography.

(xiv)TASUED requires two (2)'A' Level passes or NCE merit in Geography and one (1) of Social Science subjects.

(xv) FCEKANO - Candidates must obtain not less than eight (8) points in NCE.

(xvi) AAUA accepts

(a) NCE merit in Education, Geography and one (1) of Economics, Government, Mathematics or other relevant subject.

(b) two (2) 'A' Level passes from Geography, Government/History and Economics.

(c) ND in Environmental Management, Geography, Information System; ND upper credit in Town Planning and Estate Management.

(xiv) UMYU accepts 'A' Level passes in Geography and any other Science subject, Economics or Government. NCE credit in Geography and any other Science or Social Science subjects 

(xv) UNIPORT accepts Two (2) A/level GCE or HSC or JUPEB or IJMB passes in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements. NCE with Credit Passes in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements from recognized Institutions for a 2-year degree programme.OND with (Upper Credit) or HND with Merit Pass in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements from recognized Institutions of higher learning

(xvi) DELSU requires;a)NCE merit passes and above in Geography and any other Social Science subject.b)‘A’ Level credit passes must include Geography.

(xvi) TASUED requires;

(a) two (2) ‘A’ Level/NCE merit in Geography and any one of Social Science subject.

b) ND/HND with upper credit in Town Planning, Urban and Regional Planning, Land Surveying, Meteorology, Environmental Science and Civil Engineering

(xvii) EKSU accepts;

a)Two (2) 'A' Level passes in Geography and other Social Science subject plus UTME requirements

b)NCE with a minimum of merit pass in Geography and a relevant subject plus UTME requirements.

(xviii) FUK accepts A pass at credit/merit level in a relevant ND/NCE programme.