JAMB Brochure For Physiology – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Physiology under the Faculty of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Physiology course in Nigeria,  UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.

Universities Offering Physiology Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Physiology in Nigeria

  • Afe Babalola University
  • Ahmadu Bello University
  • Ambrose Alli University
  • Anambra State University
  • Babcock University
  • Bauchi State University
  • Bayero University Kano
  • Bowen University
  • Cross River State University of Technology
  • Delta State University
  • Federal University, Ndufu-alike
  • Gregory University, Uturu
  • Igbinedion University
  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
  • Lagos State University
  • Madonna University
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University
  • Northwest University, Kano
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University
  • Osun State University
  • University of Benin
  • University of Calabar
  • University of Ibadan
  • University of Ilorin
  • University of Lagos
  • University of Port-Harcourt
  • University of Uyo

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Physiology Course

To study Physiology in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

UTME Subjects Combination For Physiology Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Physiology under the Faculty of Faculty of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciencesin the institutions are:

Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


Direct Entry Requirements for Physiology

Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Chemistry, Physics and Biology/Zoology.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) UNILORIN accepts a pass in English Language with distinction in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.

(ii) UNIBADAN require the O level Credit passes at one sitting.

(iii) UNIBEN at least five ‘O’ level credit passes in WAEC, SSCE/GCE, NECO/SSCE or any other recognized equivalent at not more than two sittings. The subjects should include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UNIBADAN requires two A’ level passes from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Botany plus UTME requirements.

(ii) UNICAL and UNIPORT- No direct entry.

(iii) UNILORIN requires ‘A’ level passes from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(iv) UNILAG accepts very good passes in three JUPEB/A-LEVEL subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology.

v) AAU accepts B.Sc Degree in relevant fields with good grade. Remedial results not acceptable.

(vi) LAUTECH accepts ‘A’ Level passes in Biology and Chemistry or Physics or ND with Upper Credit or /HND in relevant discipline.

(vii) UNIBEN accepts:
a) Three Advance level passes in GCE or HSC or any of their equivalent at not more than two sittings. Subjects are Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Zoology in addition to O’ level requirements.
b) At least a second Class Lower Degree from a recognized University in any of the following. B.C Biological Sciences (Biochemistry, Microbiology, Zoology, Botany)


Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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