JAMB Brochure For Education and Arabic – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Education and Arabic under the of Faculty of Education. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Education and Arabic course in Nigeria,  UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.

Universities Offering Education and Arabic Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Education and Arabic in Nigeria

  • Ahmadu Bello University
  • Al-Hikmah University
  • Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  • Bauchi State University
  • Bayero University Kano
  • Federal University Gusau
  • Federal University, Kashere
  • Fountain University
  • Lagos State University
  • Northwest University, Kano
  • Umaru Musa Yar’adua University
  • University of Abuja
  • University of Ibadan
  • University of Ilorin
  • Usman Dan Fodio University

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Education and Arabic Course

To studyEducation and Arabic in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credits in relevant subjects including English Language and Arabic.

UTME Subjects Combination For Education and Arabic Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Education and Arabic under the Faculty of Education in the institutions are: Arabic and any 2 relevant Arts/Social Science subjects.

Direct Entry Requirements for Education and Arabic

Two ‘A’ level passes or NCE in relevant subjects including Arabic.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) ABU accepts T.C. II at credit/merit level.

(ii) UMYU requires five credit passes in English Language, subject of specialization and any other Arts subjects.

(iii) UNIABUJA and LASU require five (5) ‘O’ Level Credit Passes in SSCE/NECO, GCE to include Mathematics, Arabic and English Language.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UMYU requires five credit passes in English Language, Arabic and any other three Arts subjects with a pass in Mathematics.

(ii) ABU accepts:
(a) Two ‘A’ level/IJMB passes which must include Arabic.
(b) NCE with minimum of C grade in Arabic.


Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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