SSCOE Post-UTME Screening Form 2020/2021 | NCE & Pre-NCE

Shehu Shagari College of Education (SSCOE) Sokoto Full-Time Regular Certificate in Education (NCE) Pre-NCE, Remedial Studies (Full-Time Course) Post-UTME Admission Form, Eligibility, Courses, Cut-Off Mark, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Applications are hereby invited from suitable and qualified candidates for admission in to the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto NCE and pre-NCE programmes for 2020/2021 Academic session.

RECOMMENDED: SSCOE Degree Admission Form 2020/2021 [Affiliate to UDUSOK & ABU].


The college runs full time courses in NCE, and remedial programmes in Pre-NCE, Grade II TC and SSCE.

Currently there are twenty-seven academic departments offering over sixty course-combinations in NCE.

Available Courses


  1. Agricultural Science Double Major
  2. Arabic Medium
  3. Arabic/english
  4. Arabic/french
  5. Arabic/hausa
  6. Arabic/islamic Studies
  7. Arabic/social Studies
  8. Biology/chemistry
  9. Biology/geography
  10. Biology/integrated Science
  11. Biology/mathematics
  12. Biology/physics
  13. Business Education
  14. Chemistry/integrated Science
  15. Chemistry/mathematics
  16. Chemistry/physics
  17. Computer Education/biology
  18. Computer Education/chemistry
  19. Computer Education/english
  20. Computer Education/geography
  21. Computer Education/physics
  22. Computer Science Education/integrated Science
  23. Computer Science Education/mathematics
  24. Early Childhood and Care Education
  25. Early Childhood Care Education
  26. Economics/english
  27. Economics/geography
  28. Economics/social Studies
  29. English/french
  30. English/geography
  31. English/hausa
  32. English/history
  33. English/islamic Studies
  34. English/social Studies
  35. Fine and Applied Arts Double Major
  36. French Double Major
  37. French/hausa
  38. French/history
  39. French/islamic Studies
  40. French/social Studies
  41. Fulfulde/english
  42. Fulfulde/islamic Studies
  43. Fulfulde/social Studies
  44. Geography/chemistry
  45. Geography/french
  46. Geography/history
  47. Geography/integrated Science
  48. Geography/mathematics
  49. Geography/physics
  50. Geography/social Studies
  51. Hausa/history
  52. Hausa/islamic Studies
  53. Hausa/social Studies
  54. History/fulfulde
  55. History/islamic Studies
  56. History/social Studies
  57. Home Economics Double Major
  58. Integrated Science Double Major
  59. Integrated Science/mathematics Education
  60. Integrated Science/physics
  61. Islamic Studies/economics
  62. Islamic Studies/geography
  63. Islamic Studies/social Studies
  64. Mathematics/physics
  65. Physical and Health Education Double Major
  66. Primary Education Studies
  67. Social Studies Double Major
  68. Special Education/social Studies
  69. Technical Education

Admission Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirement for NCE and Pre-NCE Programme

i) Single Major Courses: For the minimum entry requirement in most of the NCE single major courses, a candidate must have 3 credits and 2 passes in SSCE results or 2 merits and 2 passes hi ease of Grade II teacher certificate.. However, two of the credits/merits must be relevant to the chosen course of study with at least a pass in English Language and Mathematics.

ii) Double Major courses: The minimum admission requirement generally for NCE double major courses is as follows:

a) Business Education Studies: A candidate must record a minimum of 3 credits out of which 2 credits must be in business related courses, or 2 merits in case of Grade II teacher certificate. The third credit / merit should be in English Language

b) Agricultural Science: A minimum of 3 credits or 3 merits (TC II) is required of a candidate in any three of the following courses: Agricultural Science, Biology/Health Science, Physics, Chemistry, Geography and Economics

iii) Science courses: A candidate for NCE science courses must have at least 3 credits/merits (TC II), 2 of which must be related to the chosen course of study; and a credit in mathematics. iv) In each of the cases stated above, the results (i.e. number of credits/merits) must be attained by the candidate at a single sitting examination.

A minimum of 4 credits and 3 passes from 2 separate sittings of examinations will be required for the same admission.

v) Pre-NCE courses: Admission into the Pre-NCE courses requires a candidate with at least a credit and passes in related chosen courses plus English Language and Mathematics.

  • A holder of SSCE/NECO with 3 credits and 2 passes including English Language in not more than 2 sittings. 2 of these credits must be in the relevant areas.
  • A holder of TCII with 3 credits/merits in the relevant area and some passes including English Language.
  • Other requirements(for Pre-NCE Islamic Studies only).
    A. Candidates with the Senior Islamic Studies (S.L.S) Certificate in Arabic and Islamic Studies from recognized institutions will be considered for admission provided they have not less than 3 credits/merits which include Islamic Studies and Arabic and at least two passes including English at not more than two sittings.
    B. Higher Islamic Studies (H.I.S) Certificate with at least 3 credits or merits and two passes including English, at not more than two sittings.

vi) Acceptable Results: For the purpose of admission into the NCE and Pre-NCE courses, the College mainly recognizes the post-primary educational certificates or statement of results issued by the national examination bodies such as the WAEC, NECO, NABTEB and NTI or their equivalence.

Method of Application

All applicants are to take note of the following before, during and after the submission of their application/screening:

*** Disclaimer: Any false information provided by the applicant during the filling of the online application/screening forms will render the application/screening invalid.

A. Obtain your application/screening access by generating your Transaction ID and making the required payment at any of the designated bank below:

  • Access Bank Nigeria Plc
  • Ecobank Nigeria
  • First Bank of Nigeria Plc
  • Stanbic IBTC Plc
  • Sterling Bank Plc
  • Union Bank Nigeria
  • Unity Bank Plc
  • Zenith Bank International

OR online via Quickteller.

B. After successful payment, an account "user account" is activated for you on the portal. Also keep in mind, your
(i) Login username(Your Transaction ID)
(ii) Login password(Phone No) for correspondence.
Your picture to be uploaded MUST conform with the following:
* Jpeg format ONLY
* Less than 30KB
* Exactly 150px by 150px
* Recent Photograph
* Of good quality
* Of plain white background

C. If you have receive your payment notification, CLICK HERE TO LOG INTO YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION/SCREENING ACCOUNT.

D. Enter your username(Transaction ID) and password(Your registered phone no) to log in.

E. If successful, you will be redirected to a welcome page, click on the appropriate link below the image on the on the left side of the portal page and enter the correct application/screening information. NB: Click on the links to expand the input areas.

F. After making all the relevant entries, click on the submit button to submit your application/screening. Click on the VIEW link to preview your submissions. You can correct any information by clicking on the EDIT link and repeating the process above.

G. If satisfied with you submission, click on the PRINT button and print a copy of the application/screening acknowledgement form and keep for your personal usage.

H. Please note that if your application/screening has been submitted successfully, the RED Indicator/icon in front of the links would turn GREEN. Then proceed to the next step.

I. Also note that you can always come back any number of times to edit, preview or print your application/screening as long as it is within the application/screening time frame.

J.If you have already receive your payment notification, CLICK HERE TO LOG IN TO SUBMIT, EDIT OR PRINT YOUR APPLICATION/SCREENING .

Closing Date

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