This is JAMB brochure for Agronomy under the of Faculty of Agriculture, it contains list of institutions offering Agronomy course in Nigeria. In this post you will learn about the 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 Agronomy Course In Nigeria
- Adamawa State University
- Enugu State University Of Science And Technology
- Nasarawa State University
- Osun State University
- Taraba State University
- University of Ibadan
O’Level Subject Requirements
To study Agronomy Course, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes in Chemistry, English Language, Mathematics, Biology and Geography or Economics.
UTME Subjects Requirements Agronomy Course
English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Agronomy under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions are: Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Physics or Mathematics.
Direct Entry Requirements
Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry/Biology/Botany/Zoology/Agric Science plus one of Mathematics/Physics and Geology/ Economics.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
Waiver For UTME Candidates
(i) ABSU requires a credit pass in Physics.
(ii) ESUT accepts pass in Physics.
(iii) CRUTECH require in addition to UTME requirements at least a pass in Physics.
(iv) LAUTECH requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, mathematics, Physics, Agric. Sci. or Biology.
(v) UNIOSUN requires five’O’ Level credit passes in the SSCE or its equivalent at not more than two sittings in addition to an acceptable credit pass in the UME.
(vi) MOUAU same as in Agricultural Economics.
(vii) FUAM requires five credit passes in Biology or Agriculture Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language, Physics or any other Science subjects. Accepts a pass in Physics.
(viii) TASU requires five credit passes in Biology or Agric. Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and one of Physics, Geography or Economics. UTME requirement with a pass in Physics is acceptable.
Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates
(i) LAUTECH accepts ND with Upper Credit/HND/NCE at Credit Level in relevant subjects, (Plus UTME requirements) may be considered for admission into 200 Level.
(ii) UNIOSUN accepts Two ‘A’ level credit passes in chemistry and one from Biology, Agriculture, Physics, Geography and Mathematics.
(iii) FUAM accepts:
a) Two `A” level passes in any of Chemistry and Biology/Agricultural Science/Botany/Zoology or Mathematics, (Pure and Applied) Physics, Geology and Economics).
b) NCE/OND/HND (Credit/Merit) in Agriculture.
(iv) TASU accepts ND (merit pass) in Crop production Technology plus UTME requirement.