JAMB Brochure For Science Laboratory Technology – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


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

Here list of universities offering Science Laboratory Technology in Nigeria

  • Ekiti State University
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri
  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
  • University of Benin
  • University of Jos
  • University of Port-Harcourt


O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Science Laboratory Technology Course

To study Science Laboratory Technology in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics

UTME Subjects Combination For Science Laboratory Technology Course

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

Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Mathematics


Direct Entry Requirements for Science Laboratory Technology

Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one from Biology, Zoology or Botany


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) UNIJOS accepts candidates with pass at the Remedial Science Programme of the University of UNIJOS.

(ii) UNIBEN for Science Laboratory Technology requires five O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and any two of Biology, Physics, Agricultural Science and Geography, depending on the option chosen by the candidate. Candidates opting for Physic/Electronics, Petrochemical Geology and Physiology/Pharmacology Techniques must have credit in Physics.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i)UNIPORT – No Direct Entry Admission.

(ii) UNIBEN for Science Laboratory Technology in addition to UTME requirements may accepts at least two advance level passes in the General Certificate of Education (G.C.E.) or Higher School Certificate (HSC) or its recognized equivalents at not more than two sittings. The subjects should be of the Sciences.

(iii) BAUCHI accepts IJMB/A Level/GCE A Level Credit passes in Biology, Chemistry and anyone of Mathematics, Physics or Agric Science. National Diploma (ND) with at least Lower Credit in the following areas: Science Lab Technology and Food Science Technology. The candidate must also have the 5 O’ Level requirements in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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