JAMB Brochure For Applied Biology – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Applied Biology under the Faculty of Sciences. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Applied Biology 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 Applied Biology Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Applied Biology in Nigeria

  • Bayero University Kano
  • Ebonyi State University
  • Micheal and Cecilia Ibru University
  • Rhema University
  • Rivers State University of Science and Technology

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Applied Biology Course

To study Applied Biology in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Biology, Maths, Chemistry and any one of Health Science, Statistics, Physics and Geography

UTME Subjects Combination For Applied Biology Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Applied Biology under the Faculty of Sciences n the institutions are:

Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Mathematics


Direct Entry Requirements for Applied Biology

Two ‘A’ level passes in Biology and either Chemistry or Physics.


Waiver For UTME Candidates


Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) RSUST accepts holders of the following qualifications for year II
(a) ND in relevant fields for admissions to 200 level;
(b) HND relevant to the field for admissions to 300 level.

(ii) EBSU accepts HND, NCE and ND with a minimum of Merit and Upper credit respectively in the relevant fields.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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