To study Animal Science in any NUC accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WASSCE subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.
Please carefully read all the necessary requirements and terms of registration and the JAMB Subject Combination for Animal Science before proceeding to apply/register for either the UTME or DIRECT ENTRY for the said course.
This article covers the following:
- WAEC Requirements for Animal Science
- JAMB Subject Combination for Animal Science
- Direct Entry Requirements for Animal Science
- UTME Requirements for Animal Science
- Plus any other useful information you may need that will ease your registration process.
Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.
JAMB Subject Combination for Animal Science:
- And any one of Mathematics or Physics.
WAEC Requirements for Animal Science:
All you need is at least five (5) WASSCE credit passes to include;
- English Language
- Agricultural Science and one of either Physics, Geography, or Economics.
Direct Entry Subject to study Animal Science:
- You need at least two (2) ‘A’ level passes or its equivalent in Chemistry and one of either Biology,
Botany, Zoology, Agricultural Science, Geography, Geology, Mathematics or Economics.
NOTE: Please Kindly make reference to JAMB Brochure for SPECIAL CONSIDERATION AND WAIVER REMARKS by various universities for Animal Science. KINDLY CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE JAMB BROCHURE. You can as well download the JAMB Brochure if you want, IT’S COMPLETELY FREE.
Universities Offering Animal Science:
- AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY, IKOT-AKPADEN, AKWA IBOM STATE – AKSU
- AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE – AAU
- CHUKWUEMEKA ODUMEGWU OJUKWU UNIVERSITY, ULI, ANAMBRA STATE – COOU
- DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE – DELSU
- EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY, ABAKALIKI, EBONYI STATE – EBSU
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE
- NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI, NASARAWA STATE
- OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY, ILE-IFE, OSUN STATE – OAU
- OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – UNIOSUN
- RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY– RSUST
- TARABA STATE UNIVERSITY, JALINGO, TARABA STATE – TSUJ
- UNIVERSITY OF BENIN, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – UNIBEN
- UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE – UNICAL
- UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, OYO STATE – UI
- UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE – UNIMAID
- UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE – UNN
- UNIVERSITY OF PORT-HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – UNIPORT
- UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE – UNIUYO
LIST OF UNIVERSITIES OFFERING ANIMAL SCIENCE AND FISHERIES
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- Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State – MAUTY
LIST OF UNIVERSITIES OFFERING ANIMAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
You can enroll in the Bachelor’s degree programs for this course either through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), by Direct Entry, or through the Pre-degree Programme.
Basically, the purpose of the entry requirement is to ensure that those admitted have the necessary preparedness to scale through the program. There is a compulsory screening test in some universities for all eligible candidates.