WAEC & JAMB Subject Combination for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences
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WAEC & JAMB Subject Combination for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences: In this article, I will be helping to make the right subject selection for studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences, popularly known as radiography.

Are you having the ambition of studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences at the University, but not sure of the subjects that you should combine that will be the right subject combination? 

If yes, then this article will be of great help to you, and all you need to do is to read the post till the end.

The piece is meant to help you select the appropriate WAEC and JAMB subject combination for students who want to study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences at any University in Nigeria.

WAEC & JAMB Subject Combination for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

What is Subject Combination

The subject combination is referred to as the number of subjects that will needed as a requirement from a candidate to study a particular course in the University.

The subject selected by the student has to be carefully selected, based on the discipline that the student is in, be it science or art.

But in this article today, the subject combination is referred to as the list of science subjects that a candidate must sit for to be qualified to study  Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences at the University.

An Overview of Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences as a Course of Study

This is a course that is studied at the University, whereby students are trained to become healthcare professionals, who can use health technologies and equipment, like computer systems to take images of patients’ bodies to help them diagnose diseases and health conditions of the patient.

Direct Entry Requirement for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences 

To study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences through direct entry, all the prospective candidates must try and satisfy the direct entry admission requirements of their respective institutions, some of the requirements are listed here for you, they include:

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes 
  • The five credits must include Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and English Language
  • Not more than two sittings
  • A Level pass in Mathematics and Physics is needed
  • ND/HND in Elect Eng. Upper/Lower credit.

UTME Requirement for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

To study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences through the JAMB UTME, all the prospective candidates must try and satisfy all the admission requirements of their respective institutions, to start with, some of the requirements listed here must be met by the candidates. They include:

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes 
  • The five credits must include Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and English Language.
  • Not more than two sittings

WAEC and JAMB Subjects Combination for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

If you are about to write your West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, then you need to make the right subject combination for studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences, and that will be discussed below.

Also at the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination level, you need to have 4 subjects selected according to your course of study.

Based on the aforementioned point, let us now move straight to the subject combination for WAEC and JAMB UTME in the following order: 

  • JAMB Subjects Combination for  Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences
  • WAEC Subjects Combination for  Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

WAEC Subjects Combination for  Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

Candidates who are preparing to sit for the West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, to study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences, need to select the right subject combination, consisting of 9 subjects.

The 9 subjects are meant to be science-inclined and have to meet the subject admission requirements of the University that the candidates want to study in.

Here is the right West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination subject combination for studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences:

  1. Physics
  2. Mathematics
  3. English Language.
  4. Chemistry, 
  5. Biology, 
  6. Economics 
  7. Geography
  8. One other science subjects

JAMB Subjects Combination for  Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences

Candidates who are preparing to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences, need to select the right subject combination, consisting of 4 subjects.

The 4 subjects are meant to be science-inclined and have to meet the subject admission requirements of the University that the candidates want to study in.

Here is the right Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination subject combination for studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences:

  1. English
  2. Physics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Biology 

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FAQs

What is the course duration for Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences in Nigeria?

To study Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences in Nigeria, you will study for (4) four years and then attend a 1-year internship, which makes the total year of the study 5 years.

What are the career paths for a Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences graduate?

A graduate of Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences can work as any of the following:

  • Radiologic Technologist
  • X-ray Technologist
  • MRI Technologist
  • CT Technologist
  • Mammographer
  • Interventional Radiologic Technologist
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist
  • Radiology Assistant
  • Radiology Supervisor
  • Radiology Department Manager

Which Universities offer Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences in Nigeria?

Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences are offered by many universities in Nigeria, and among the institutions that offer the course are:

  • University of Calabar (UNICAL)
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  • University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  • Bayero University Kano (BUK)
  • University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
  • Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU Zaria)
  • University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  • University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
  • David Nweze Umahi University of Medical Sciences
  • Baze University, Abuja
  • Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
  • Benue State University
  • Coal City University
  • Federal University of Lafia (FULafia)
  • Federal University Oye Ekiti (FUOYE)
  • Kaduna State University
  • Lead City University
  • NOK University Kachia
  • Pamo University Of Medical Sciences
  • Osun State University
  • Ajayi Crowther University
  • Bingham University
  • Evangel University
  • Ondo State University of Medical Sciences

Conclusion

You now have the list of the WAEC and JAMB subject combination, which forms a stepping stone to your academic journey, Some of the important information such as the basic admission requirements of studying Medical Radiography and Radiological Sciences, its benefits, and the Universities that offer the course, have also been listed out for you.

Amos Nya
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