This is JAMB brochure for Forestry under the of Faculty of Agriculture. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Forestry 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 Forestry Course In Nigeria
Here list of universities offering Forestry in Nigeria
- Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
- Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology
O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Forestry Course
To study Forestry in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes in English, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and one of Physics, Economics, Further Mathematics and Statistics.
UTME Subjects Combination For Forestry Course
English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Forestry under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions are: Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Physics or Mathematics.
Direct Entry Requirements for Forestry
Two ’A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology or Agric Science or Zoology or Botany.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
Waiver For UTME Candidates
(i) FUAM requires a minimum of Five `O’ Level credits passes in English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and any of Physics, Geography, Economics and Statistics. A credit in Physics can be substituted for Mathematics and vice versa. However, the candidate is expected to have a minimum of pass in the other subject to benefit from the waiver.
Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates
(i) FUAM accepts:
a) Two A level passes in any of Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Mathematics, Agric. Science, Geology,(Pure and Applied) Physics, Economics.
b) NCE (Agriculture), OND/HND (Forestry, Agriculture and any other Biological Science (Zoology and Botany). HND candidates may be admitted for 300 level while OND/NCE candidates for 200 level.
(ii) KSUSTA accepts GCE A’ level/NCE/IJMB or its equivalent in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science with minimum of score prescribe annually by the University Senate; and O’ level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics and English language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science, Geography, Electrical and Electronics, Technical Drawing. It also accepts ND/HND (at least 2.75 CGPA) in relevant area and O’ level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics, and English Language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.