JAMB Subject Combination for Physical Education

JAMB Subject Combination for Physical Education

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

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

This page provides the following:

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

Please read the Physical 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 Physical Education

UTME and Direct Entry Requirements to Study Physical Education

Direct Entry Requirement for Physical 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 Physical Education:

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

UTME Subject combination for Physical Education:

  • Biology and any two(2) relevant subjects

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