JAMB Brochure For Science Education – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


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

Here list of universities offering Science Education in Nigeria

  • Ebonyi State University
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
  • Federal University of Technology Minna
  • Modibbo Adama University of Technology
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University
  • Renaissance University
  • University of Port-Harcourt
  • Yobe State University

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Science Education Course

To study Science Education in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and two other Science subjects.

UTME Subjects Combination For Science Education Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Science Education under the Faculty of Education in the institutions are: Three relevant Science or NBC subjects

Direct Entry Requirements for Science Education

Two ‘A’ level passes in relevant Science subjects which should include candidates proposed course.

(ii) NCE credit/merit passes in addition to TC II merit or SSCE credit in relevant subjects.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) EBSU accept TC II with credit/merit passes in relevant subjects.

(ii) EBSU accept a pass in English Language.

(iii) FUTMINNA requires any three other science subject.

(iv) UNIPORT accepts:
a. for Chemistry option, Biology in lieu of Mathematics.
b. For Biology, Mathematics/Statistics and Computer Science options, Chemistry or Physics is accepted in lieu of Mathematics.

(v) EBSU – Same as Computer Education.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UNIBEN requires Chemistry and Biology or Zoology.

(ii) EBSU – Same as Computer Education

(iii) MAUTECH accepts NCE with at least a merit pass and ND/HND with at least lower credit.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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