UNIPORT Department of Education & Economics Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Education and Economics Faculty of Education in University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in University of Port-Harcourt to  carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.

The University of Port Harcourt is a university in the Nigerian city of Port Harcourt. It was established in 1975 as University College, Port Harcourt and was given University status in 1977. The University of Port Harcourt was ranked the sixth in Africa and the first in Nigeria by Times Higher Education.

The University of Port Harcourt is a federal government owned university in Nigeria Located in rivers state, The university has a large student and staff population and we believe the student body is diverse. The university has students from different religions cultures and age brackets. The university is very cheap and offers tuition that can be affordable to every Nigeria. University of port Harcourt has offers various degree programs at various level in science, social sciences, engineering etc. The university has a library, hostels, roads, and other good infrastructure like college buildings etc.

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To study Education and Economics candidates must meet the following requirements.

O’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATION 

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education and Economics;

You require;

Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Economics and Mathematics.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. UDUSOK requires candidates without credit in Mathematics to take and pass Basic Mathematics.

2. UNILORIN accepts a pass in Mathematics.

3. ABSU, UNIJOS and UNIABUJA accept ‘O’ level pass in Mathematics but such candidates may be required to pass a remedial course in the 1st year.

4. OAU requires O’ level credit passes in five subjects which must include English Language, Mathematics & Economics plus any other two subjects or Five TC II credit/merit passes must include English Language, Mathematics and Social Studies.

5. UNIBEN requires any other Social Science subject in addition to Economics.

6. EKSU requires two Social Science subjects.

7. TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings in English, Mathematics, Economics and any two/three Science or Social Science.

8. UNIOSUN requires Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or its equivalents with credit level passes in five (5) subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Economics to form the core subjects, with credit in three (3) other relevant Art or Social Science subject at not more than two sittings. The candidate must earn an acceptable score in the UTME

9. EBSU Five `O` level credits in English, Mathematics, Economics, Biology and any other social science subject.

10. UNILAG requires two (2) other subjects from Geography, Government and Accounting.

11. AAUA requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any of Commerce, Geography and Government.

12. LCITY accepts ‘O’ Level credit passes at SSC or its equivalent in English Language, Economics, Mathematics and any other two (2) Social Science subjects.

13. DELSU requires at least five (5) ‘O’ Level credits which must include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any two (2) other Social Science subjects.

JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION

In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Education and Economics under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Economics, Mathematics and one other subject from Geography/Physics, History, Government and Lit. in English.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. DELSU requires two of Geography /Physics, Mathematics and Government.

2. UNIBEN accepts any other subject as the fourth subject.

3. TASUED requires Economics, Mathematics and any of Government, History, Geography, Commerce and Accounting.

4. LASU requires Geography.

5. EBSU requires Biology as the third subject.

6. ABSU accepts CRK/IRS and any two subjects.

7. OOU requires Economics or Mathematics and any two other Social Science subjects.

8. UNILAG requires one (1) other subject from Geography, Government and Accounting.

9. KSU accepts Mathematics, Economics and any of Social Science or Commercial subjects.

10. MAIDUGURI requires Economics, Mathematics and one other subject from Geography, Physics, History, Government and Literature in English.

DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENT

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Education and Economics, if you don’t intend to use UTME.

You require;

i. Two ‘A’ level passes in Economics and one other relevant subject.

ii. NCE credit/merit level passes in Economics and one other subject.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. UNICAL accepts NCE with credit or merit passes in Economics and one other subject.

2. UI – accepts NCE graduates from all affiliated Colleges of Education into 300 level.

3. UNIUYO requires credit in Mathematics.

4. UNILAG accepts:
(a) Very good passes in three JUPEB (3) subjects: Economics, Mathematics and one (1) other subject from Geography, Government and Accounting.
(b) Two A/Level passes in Economics and one other subject from Geography, Government, and Commerce.
(c) NCE: Merit passes in Economics and one other subject from Geography, Government and accounting
(d) Candidates must also satisfy the O/Level requirement.

5. LASU accepts NCE (Merit) in Account or Business Education.

6. BIU same as Business Education

7. TASUED accepts Two ‘A’ level/NCE Merit in Economics and any one of Mathematics, Statistics,Geography, Agric. Science, Accounting, Business Management, History and Government.

8. OAU accepts two ‘A’ Level credit passes in Economics & one other Social Sciences subject or NCE credit/merit passes in two teaching or Professional subject. NCE Business Studies/Accounting (double major or combined with any teaching subject) is also acceptable.

9. EBSU requires NCE/Two ‘A’ level passes in Economics, Mathematics or social studies.

10. ABSU requires credit pass in English.

11.  AAUA requires                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      (a) two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in Economics and one (1) other relevant subject
(b) NCE merit in Economics, Business Education and one (1) other subject.
(c) ND credit in Banking and Finance, Economics and Accounting.

12. ILORIN Direct Entry; General English at NCE level is not acceptable as a replacement for ‘O’ Level credit pass in English Language.

13. DELSU requires NCE merit passes in Economics and any relevant Social Science subject.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)  for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 180 or above in your JAMB result.

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