The Information Technology O’level and UTME subjects combination is the same for all schools irrespective of the higher institution. For example, all universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education offering Information Technology are mandated to make use of the same Subject Combo as a requirement for the above course.
Making use of the correct and approved O’level subject requirements plus JAMB subject combination for Information Technology makes the admission process much easier for candidates seeking admission to study Information Technology in their various institutions.
Not many are aware that one of the major reasons for the increase in purchase of change of university and institution is because before embarking on the UTME, most candidates fail to confirm the correct O’level subjects required to study Information Technology and thus making them go through the process of change of course or institution and sometimes both.
In this post today, we shall be giving candidates full details as regards the WAEC and NECO otherwise known as O’level subject’s combination and requirements for studying Information Technology in our universities and polytechnics.
Information Technology is a course for science inclined students in secondary schools and it is one of the most sought-after courses which students upon graduating from secondary school search for online. We will not just concentrate on the O’level subjects required to study Information Technology or the list of universities in Nigeria offering Information Technology but also, the best schools to study this course. This is not to say that other schools offering Information Technology are of lesser quality.
Upon completing this post, you ought to be clear about the followings:
- O’level Subjects for studying Information Technology in any Nigerian University or polytechnic
- Admission Requirements for studying Information Technology
- Whether you can combine WAEC and NECO results to Study Information Technology (Yes you can though this also depends on the institution)
- Cut off Mark for Information Technology in any University or Polytechnic
- List of Universities in Nigeria that offers Information Technology
O’LEVEL AND UTME APPROVED SUBJECTS COMBINATION FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Also, in the quest to study Information Technology, most candidates look out for the best institution for studying Information Technology as a course. Say for example; the four (4) universities listed below are not just known for studying Information Technology but can be regarded as the best schools for this course.
O’LEVEL COMBINATION AND REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDYING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Studying Information Technology as the case may present itself requires that candidate possess the following:
- Five (5) O’level credit passes including English Language, Economics and Mathematics.
Now let’s go through the O’level (NECO/WAEC) and JAMB approved subjects’ combination for studying Information Technology before discussing about the cut off mark.
Direct Entry Requirement for Information Technology:
- A Level passes/ND and HND in relevant subjects into 200 and 300 levels.
UTME Subject combination for Information Technology:
- Mathematics, Economics and any one of Account, Commerce and Government.
CUT OFF MARK FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
It is advised that prospective students score up to 240 minimum JAMB cut off mark and above to stand a chance of studying Information Technology due to the competitive nature of the course. Though cut off mark may vary from school to school. Ideally, the 240 JAMB score is enough to see any candidate through so long as you pass your post UTME very well.
LIST OF UNIVERSITIES OFFERING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
- ABUBAKAR TAFAWA BALEWA UNIVERSITY, BAUCHI, BAUCHI STATE – BAUCHI
- BELLS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OTA, OGUN STATE – BELLS
- MODIBO ADAMA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE – MAUTY
- SALEM UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE – SALEM
Hope the above information is well understood? If you have any question as regards O’level subjects’ requirements for studying Information Technology and the JAMB approved subject combination for Information Technology as a course, kindly get back to us via our comment section below and we shall respond accordingly.