WAEC and JAMB Subject Combination for Civil Engineering
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WAEC And JAMB Subject Combination For Civil Engineering – Are you aspiring to apply for admission to study Civil Engineering at the University? Are you also finding it difficult to know the right WAEC and JAMB subject combination for your course? This post has answers to that.

In this article, I will be providing you with the right WAEC and JAMB subject combination for candidates who want to study Civil engineering at the University.

Therefore, all the candidates aspiring to gain admission into the tertiary University but don’t know the right WAEC and JAMB subject combination should read this post for full details.

Meanwhile, let me what Civil Engineering is all about, before moving into the main focus of today’s discussion.

WAEC and JAMB Subject Combination for Civil Engineering

About Civil Engineering As A Course

Civil Engineering is a course that is offered in the University by science students.

Civil engineering comprises all aspects of building a structure such as planning, design, budgeting, surveying, construction management, and analysis.

This includes a different aspect of the engineering field such as 

  • Roads
  • Canals
  • Bridges
  • Water supply
  • Airports
  • Sewage systems
  • Pipelines
  • Power supply
  • Structural components of buildings
  • Railways.

What Is Civil Engineering?

To start with, what is civil engineering? The professional practice of designing and developing infrastructure projects, and constructing and maintaining our physical and natural environment is known as Civil engineering.

WAEC And JAMB Subject Combination For Civil Engineering

In this section, I will be looking at the subject combination for WAEC and JAMB, which every candidate seeking admission into the University to study Civil Engineering, should know.

I will take a brief explanation for each of the two concepts, before moving ahead.

  • WAEC subjects combination 
  • And JAMB subject combination.

WAEC Subject Combination For Civil Engineering

This is a subject combination that includes the list of subjects that candidates should include in the list of courses they want to write for during their WAEC examination.

There are nine subjects that WAEC students should register and sit for, here is the list of the subjects that will make the right WAEC subject combination:

  1. Mathematics
  2. English Language
  3. Physics
  4. Chemistry
  5. Biology
  6. Economics
  7. Geography
  8. Agriculture
  9. Civic education

JAMB Subject Combination For Civil Engineering

This is a subject combination that includes the list of subjects that candidates should include in the list of courses they want to write for during their JAMB examination.

There are four subjects that JAMB students should register and sit for, here is the list of the subject combinations for the Civil Engineering course:

  • English Language
  • Physics
  • Chemistry and
  • Mathematics
JAMB Admission Requirements for Civil Engineering 

What are the requirements that direct entry students are to meet before they are offered admission to study civil engineering in any Nigerian University?

Candidates who are applying for admission into the University to study civil engineering, are required to meet the following admission requirements:

5 credit passes in WASSCE/GCE/NECO, English language, Mathematics, and CRK are core subjects you must have, and must be credit, then you can choose three other subjects that are relevant to your course.

DE Admission Requirements for Civil Engineering 

What are the requirements that direct entry students are to meet before they are offered admission to study civil engineering in any Nigerian University?

Direct entry candidates are to meet the following admission requirements:

  • ‘A’ Level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
  • NCE merit in relevant subjects.
  • Credit in National Diploma

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FAQs

Is it difficult to gain admission and study civil engineering in Nigeria?

Getting admission to study civil in Nigeria, is not easy to come about, because, it is a very competitive course, and there are always many candidates seeking admission to study the course.

How many years will take me to study civil engineering at the University in Nigeria?

Civil engineering is not like every other course that students study for just 4 years, rather the degree spans five years, if students don’t have any additional issue that relates to spillover.

Which is the best job for a civil engineering graduate?

The career opportunities for civil engineers are numerous, therefore, the job opportunities you will find, all depend on your field of study.

What job can I do with a degree in civil engineering?

With a civil engineering degree, you can apply for  the following jobs:

  • As a Construction manager 
  • Geotechnical Engineers, 
  • Project Managers, 
  • Urban Planning Engineers.
What are the core skills needed as a student of civil engineering?
  • Ability to analyze complex data sets,
  • Very strong numeracy
  • Technology literacy
  • Presenting findings in written and spoken form, 
  • Problem identification and solving skills
  • Project management and organization skills
  • Ability to approach issues from multiple perspectives
  • Strong communication and teamwork
  • Budgeting and costing skills
  • Knowledge of current planning
Which University offers civil engineering in Nigeria?

These are the names of the Universities that offer civil engineering in Nigeria:

  • Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State
  • Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden
  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Anambra State University, Uli
  • Bayero University, Kano
  • Baze University, FCT, Abuja
  • Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota
  • Cross Rivers University Of Technology, Calabar
  • Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  • Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
  • Federal University Of Technology Minna
  • Federal University Of Technology, Akure
  • Federal University Of Technology, Owerri
  • Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  • Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
  • Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City
  • Imo State University, Owerri
  • Kano University Of Science And Technology
  • Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology,
  • Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
  • Madonna University, Okija
  • Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike
  • Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola
  • Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island
  • Nigeria Turkish Nile University, Abuja
  • Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna,
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  • University Of Abuja, Abuja
  • University Of Benin, Benin City
  • University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University Of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • University Of Jos, Jos
  • University Of Lagos
  • University Of Maiduguri
  • The University Of Nigeria Nsukka
  • University Of Port-Harcourt
  • University Of Uyo

Conclusion 

Now you have the list of the right subject combinations for WAEC and JAMB, so if you are considering studying civil engineering at the University the list above is for you. You can now get ready to start your admission process.

Amos Nya
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