A Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or G.C.E O'Level with passes in 5 subjects including English, three of which must be at credit levels in the same sitting or four credits at two sittings; Two of the credits must be relevant to the course the candidate wish to offer. Credits in English and/or Mathematics may be required in some courses.
- A GradeII Teachers Certificate (TCII) with Credit or Merits in three (3) subjects; two of which must be relevant to the course the candidate wishes to offer. Credit/Merit in English Language and/or Mathematics may be required in some courses.
- Any additional qualification that is acceptable to the Nigerian Certification in Education and the College.