Do you want to study animal science in any Nigerian University and you don’t know which subjects to write in JAMB? You also don’t know what are the O’level courses you have have credits in? Or are you a direct entry students who want to choose animal science?
Whatever your question is, I will surely treat it here. This will prevent you from making mistakes in your JAMB combination so that you won’t be thinking of changing it in the future.
JAMB Subject Combination For Animal Science: English Language, Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and Mathematics /Physics.
O’level Credit Requirements For Animal Science: Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology/Agric Science and one of Physics, Geography or Economics.
Direct Entry Requirements Into Animal Science
- Two ‘A’ level passes or equivalent in Chemistry and one of Biology/Botany/Zoology/Agric Science/Geography/Geology/Mathematics/Economics.Do you know that your catchments area can affect your admission chances into any Nigerian University? Check your Catchments area Here
Animal Science Special Consideration Direct Entry Admission Requirements
- OAU and ABSU accept HND at (Upper Credit) into 200 level. OAU does not accept Geography, Geology and Economics.
- CALABAR and COOU- Same as in Agric-Economics & Extension.
iii) BENIN, UNN and DELSU – As in Agric Economics.
- MAIDUGURI accepts NCE/ND/HND in relevant fields.
- IMSU accepts OND (credit) in related Discipline and HND with at least a credit level pass into 200 level.
- PHC – No Direct Entry.
vii) FUTO – as in Agric Economics
viii) RSUST requires HSC/GCE A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology including English Language, ND/UD (upper credit) in Biology or Agricultural Science for admission to 200 level or HND (credit) in Biology or Agricultural Science for admission to 200 or 300 levels respectively in addition to UTME requirement.
ix) FUNAAB – Same as in Animal Production and Health.
x) MAKURDI accepts Candidates who met UTME requirements, plus ND at lower credit pass (Agric. Or Animal Production and Health) or National Certificate of Education (NCE) merit pass (Agric. Science or Animal Science major) may be admitted to 100 level.
- Candidates with a minimum of upper credit pass (Agric. Or Animal Production and Health) may be admitted to 200 level).
- Candidates with UTME requirements, plus NCE, with minimum of credit pass (Agric. Science or Animal Science Major) may be admitted to 200 levels.)
- Candidates with UTME requirements, plus HND, with upper credit pass (Agriculture or Animal Production and Health) may be admitted to 300 level.
xi) CALABAR accepts HND (credit), OND/NCE (merit) in Agricultural Science or related fields.
xii) TSUJ accepts National Diploma in Animal Production and health or any other field with animal science related options with a minimum of lower credit pass in addition to UTME requirement
I Hope this helps