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


This is JAMB brochure for Education and French under the of Faculty of Education. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Education and French 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 French Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Education and French in Nigeria

  • Abia State University
  • Ambrose Alli University
  • Bayero University Kano
  • Delta State University
  • Ekiti State University
  • Fountain University
  • Ignatius Ajuru University
  • Lagos State University
  • Nasarawa State University
  • National Open University of Nigeria
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University
  • Obafemi Awolowo University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University
  • Tai Solarin University of Education
  • University of Benin
  • University of Calabar
  • University of Ilorin
  • University of Jos
  • University of Lagos
  • University of Port-Harcourt
  • University of Uyo
  • Usman Dan Fodio University

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Education and French Course

To study Education and French in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credits to include English Language and French.

UTME Subjects Combination For Education and French Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Education and French under the Faculty of Education in the institutions are: French Plus two other Arts subjects.

Direct Entry Requirements for Education and French

Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE merit in French and one other Arts subject.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) BUK, UNIBEN, OAU, UNILORIN, EKSU, UNIZIK and LASU, accepts TC II merits in five subjects.

(ii) UNIBEN requires other subjects chosen from History/Government, Fine Arts, Religious Knowledge, Literature-in-English plus English Language.

(iii) UNIZIK accepts any three Arts or Social Science subjects

(iv) ABSU requires credit in English Language and Mathematics.

(v) UNIPORT and DELSU require a credit pass in Literature in English

(vi) DELSU requires Literature in English Language.

(vii) TASUED requires five ‘O’ level credits at one sit ting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English and any other Arts or Social Science subjects.

(viii) UNICAL requires at least a pass in O/L Mathematics.

(ix) ABSU requires Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, French and any three subjects.

(x) OAU requires ‘0’ Level or TC credit/merit passes in five subjects including English Language and French.

(xi) IAUED requires five O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and any other three Arts or Social Science subjects.

(xii) LASU requires credit pass in Mathematics.

(xiii) UNILAG requires five credit passes including English, Mathematics and any 3 of French, Literature in English, Yoruba, Igbo, History or Government, Geography, Economics, CRS, IRS and Arabic

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UDUSOK accept National Diploma plus four ‘O’ level credits and admits NCE holders to year III.

(ii) UNICAL accepts NCE General English in lieu of credit pass in ‘O’ level English Language.

(iii) UNIBEN requires:
(a) 2/3 O/L (credit passes) including English Language and others from Lit-in-English, Religious knowledge, Fine Arts, French, History/ Government plus 3/2 NCE merit passes including French.
(b) 2 A/Level passes in relevant subjects plus UTME requirements.

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

(v) TASUED accepts Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE Merit in French and any other subject in Arts and Social Science subjects or the equivalent of ‘A’ level Diploma certificate in French.

(vi) OAU accepts two ‘A’ level credit passes must include French and one other Arts or Professional subject. Candidates with A/Level French (Double Major or combined) or NCE French (double major) are eligible for admission with or without O/Level French

(vii) UNILAG accepts;
(a) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: French and any two (2) of Lit-in English, Yoruba, CRS, IRS, Igbo, Government and History.
(b) Two (2) A/Level passes in French and any other subject in Arts.
(c ) NCE: French and any other two (2) Arts subjects
(d) Nigeria French Language Village Diploma/Modules I-III
(e) Candidate must satisfy O/Level requirements

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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