This article is designed to help students who wish to study Woodwork / Education under the Faculty of Education in Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in (ATBU) to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) is a federal university of technology located in Bauchi, north east Nigeria. The university is named after the first Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa. The motto of the university is “Doctrina Mater Artium”, which means “Education is the mother of the practical arts
The academic pattern of the university was formulated in 1980 after consultation with subject experts from Nigeria, United Kingdom and the United States of America. The curriculum adopted was applied in nature, as suited a technologically based institution, and this theme is maintained in all the units of the university.
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Woodwork / Education;
Five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language Mathematics and one (1) of Biology /Agricultural Science; Physics, or Chemistry and two (2) from General Science/Integrated Science, Technical Drawing/Fine Art, Geography, Health Science Food and Nutrition, Physical and Health Education, Auto Technical, Building, Electrical Electronic, Metal Work and Wood Work.
In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Woodwork / Education under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;
Mathematics, Physics and any other subject.
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Woodwork / Education, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
(i) NCE in relevant area of study at merit/lower credit and above.
(ii) Two ‘A’ level passes in the subjects listed under UTME Requirement