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


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

Here list of universities offering Education and Yoruba in Nigeria

  • Adekunle Ajasin University
  • Ekiti State University
  • Fountain University
  • Lagos State University
  • Obafemi Awolowo University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University
  • Tai Solarin University of Education
  • University of Ibadan
  • University of Ilorin
  • University of Lagos

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Education and Yoruba Course

To study Education and Yoruba in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit or merit passes including English Language and Yoruba.

UTME Subjects Combination For Education and Yoruba Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Education and Yoruba under the Faculty of Education in the institutions are: Yoruba and any two subjects chosen from History, Lit. in English, French, CRK, Islamic Studies, Arabic and Geography/Physics.

Direct Entry Requirements for Education and Yoruba

Five SSCE credit or merit passes including English Language and Yoruba.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) LASU and LAGOS require credit pass Mathematics.

(ii) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English Language and any other Arts or Social Science subjects.

(iii) UNILAG requires five credit passes including English, Mathematics, Yoruba and 2 of Literature in English, Igbo, History or Government, Economics, French, IRS, CRS and Arabic

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) OAU requires NCE (credit).

(ii) UNILAG accepts:
(a) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: Yoruba and any two of French, Lit-in English, Government, History, CRS/IRS, and Geography.
(b) Two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in Yoruba, and any of English, CRS/IRS, Igbo, French, History, Geography, Arabic.
(c) NCE: Yoruba and any other two (2) Arts subjects.
(d) Candidates must also satisfy the O/Level requirements.

(iii) LASU accepts A’ level pass in English Language, Arabic, Geography, Physics or History/ Government.

(iv) TASUED accepts at least two ‘A’ level passes or NCE Merit to include Yoruba and another Arts or Social Science subject.


Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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