JAMB Subject Combination for Health Education

Health Education JAMB combination » Admission requirements to study Health Education in any accredited Nigerian university.

The Bachelor’s Degree in Health Education is competitive. Knowing the prerequisites will enable you have seamless registration and also avoid unnecessary mistakes.

This page provides the following:

  • Health Education O’Level Subjects and Requirements;
  • Health Education Direct Entry Subject and Requirements;
  • Health Education UTME Subjects Combination;
  • And other useful information that will enable you to make the right choices so that you gain admission to study Health Education.

Please read the Health Education programme admission requirements below carefully. If you meet the required prerequisites you may proceed with your UTME/Direct Entry registration.


PLEASE NOTE: There are variations to the requirements listed below in some universities. In that case, it’s advisable you make references to the PDF version of JAMB Brochure.

List of Universities Offering Health Education

UTME and Direct Entry Requirements to Study Health Education

Direct Entry Requirement for Health Education:

  • (i) Two (2) A Level passes in any of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
  • (ii) NCE merit in Physical Education and credit in Arithmetical process or Mathematics.
  • (iii) Diploma in Health Education, Environmental Sanitation, Physical Education, Social work, Health Administration with overall grades of merit plus three (3) O Level credit passes/TC II merit which should include English Language.
  • (iv) NCE in Biology, Health Education, and Integrated Science with a pass grade plus two (2) O Level credit passes/TC II merit passes.
  • (v) Registered Nurse plus five (5) O Level credit passes to include English Language.

UTME Requirement for Health Education:

  • (i) Five (5) SSC credit passes/TC II merit passes including English Language, Biology or its equivalent.
  • (ii) Five (5) SSC credit passes/TC II merit passes including English Language and Mathematics.

UTME Subject combination for Health Education:

  • Biology and any two(2) relevant subjects.

NOTE: Kindly make references to JAMB Brochure for remarks/waiver for Health Education. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS JAMB BROCHURE.

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