JAMB Brochure For Biotechnology – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


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

Here list of universities offering Biotechnology in Nigeria

  • Bells University of Technology
  • Ebonyi State University
  • Elizade University
  • Federal University, Dutse
  • Godfrey Okoye University
  • Kings University
  • McPherson University
  • Micheal and Cecilia Ibru University
  • Salem University
  • Western Delta University

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Biotechnology Course

To study Biotechnology in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE Credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

UTME Subjects Combination For Biotechnology Course

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

Biology, Chemistry and any other Science subject.


Direct Entry Requirements for Biotechnology

two “A” level passes in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics or Biology. ND/NCE with good grade in relevant “O” level subjects.

(ii) MCPHERSON accepts Five ‘O’ level credit passes in relevant subjects plus ND(upper credit), HND (upper credit) and NCE (merit).


Waiver For UTME Candidates


Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates


Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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