Physical and Health Education - Faculty of Education

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

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

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

School Options


(a)  AAU offers options in:

i. Health Education

ii. Physical Education

(b)   ESUT offers options in:

i. Health Education

ii. Physical Education

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 Physical and Health Education under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Biology and any two (2) relevant subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARK

(i) EKSU requires Biology/Health Science and any other two (2) subjects.

(ii) ABU- For Physical and Health Education requires Biology and any two(2) relevant subjects.

O'Level Requirements


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

You require;

i. Five (5) SSC credit passes/TC II merit passes including     English Language, Biology or its equivalent.
 
ii. Five (5) SSC credit passes /TC II merit passes to include English Language and Mathematics.
 

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) UNICAL accepts NCE General English in lieu of credit pass at 'O' Level English.

(ii) OAU for Physical and Health Education requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes or TC II merit including English Language and any other three (3) Sciences, Social Science or Arts Subjects.

(iii) OAU - Biology is not mandatory.

(iv) UNICAL - No admission through the UTME

(v) UNIZIK requires Mathematics, English, Biology, Health and Physical Education or Health Science/Health Education.

(vi) AAU require English Language, Biology and 'O' Level pass in Mathematics

(vii) FCEKANO requires 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics.

(viii) AAU requires 'O' Level passes in Mathematics

(ix) EKSU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Education and one (1) Science subjects at one (1)sitting

(x) ABU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and any one Science subject from Biology, Chemistry or Physics.TCII with five Credits English Language, Mathematics, Biology, PHE and any other Subject.

(xi) UNIJOS requires five (5) 'O' Level credits passes/TC II merit to include English Language, Mathematics and Biology or Health Sciences.

(xii) ABU – For Physical and Health Education requires Five (5) SSC credit passes/TC II merit passes including English Language, Biology or its equivalent.

Direct Entry Requirements


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

You require;

(i)  Two (2) 'A' Level passes in any of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

(ii)  NCE merit in Physical Education and credit in Arithmetical process or Mathematics.

(iii) Diploma in Health Education, Environmental Sanitation, Physical Education, Social work, Health Administration with overall grades of merit plus three (3) 'O' Level credit passes/TC II merit which should include English Language.

(iv) NCE in Biology, Health Education, and Integrated Science with a pass grade plus two (2) 'O' Level credit passes/TC II merit passes.

(v) Registered Nurse plus five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language.


SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS 

(i) AAU accepts;

(a)NCE in Health Education, Environmental Sanitation, Physical Education, Social Works, Public Administration, Nursing, Public Health Inspectors Certificate from AAU and other recognized institutions.

(b) A credit in English Language and General Mathematics in NCE is accepted in lieu of 'O' Level credit in English Language and Mathematics respectively.

(ii) ESUT accepts candidates with merit in four (4) NCE subjects one (1) of which must be Physical Education or a pass in NCE/ND for a two (2) and three (3)-year programme respectively in Physical Education option.

(iii) ESUT accepts candidates with merit in three (3) NCE subjects. 

(iv) UNIZIK accept RN/NRN, Public Health Nursing Officers’ Certificate, Advanced Diploma in Health Education, Health Superintendent Certificate and equivalent qualification. (UNIZIK -Nursing only) plus the UTME requirements.

(v) BUK accepts certificate in Nursing.

(vi) UNIZIK requires 'O' Level credit passes in English Language and Biology or Food and Nutrition for both the UTME and Direct Entry candidates.

(vii) EKSU accepts two (2) 'A' Level/NCE passes in Biology and either Health Education or Integrated Science plus the UTME requirements.

(viii) OAU for Physical and Health Education accepts two (2) 'A' Level passes which could be from any of the following: NCE in Physical and Health Education plus the UTME requirements, certificate in Nursing (RN) Health Education Community/Public Health/Hygiene is acceptable as equivalents, NCE in Primary Education Studies/any other teaching subject is also acceptable.

(ix) BUK accepts NCE in Physical Health Education not below merit. It also accepts Certificate in Nursing.

(x) UNIJOS accepts

(a)Two (2) or more 'A' Level /IJMB passes, one (1) of which must include Biology or Zoology.

(b) NCE merit in Physical and Health Education.

(c)ND credit in Physical and Health Education.

(d)a pass in a three (3)-year Health Education, Health Technology, Nursing, Public Health or an equivalent health programme plus the UTME requirements.

(xi) AAUA accepts

(a) Diploma in Physical and Health Education.

(b)NCE in Physical and Health Education, Biology, Health Science.

(c)Certificate/Diploma in Nursing (RN)/Health,Education/Health Science/Community/Public Health/Hygiene.

(xii) ABU - For Physical and Health education: Two (2) A level passes in any of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.NCE merit in Physical Education and credit in Arithmetical process or Mathematics.Diploma in Health Education, Environmental Sanitation, Physical Education, Social work, Health Administration with overall grades of merit plus three (3) O level credit passes/TC II merit which should include English Language.NCE in Biology, Health Education, and Integrated Science with a pass grade plus two (2) O level credit passes/TC II merit passes. Registered Nurse plus five (5) O level credit passes to include English Language.