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


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

Here list of universities offering Pure / Applied Biology in Nigeria

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology


O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Pure / Applied Biology Course

To study Pure / 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 Pure / Applied Biology Course

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

Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Mathematics


Direct Entry Requirements for Pure / Applied Biology

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


Waiver For UTME Candidates


Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

Two ‘A’ Level passes in Biology and Chemistry, or Physics (plus UTME requirements) or ND with Upper Credit/HND or NCE with credit grade in related discipline may be considered into 200 level.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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