JAMB Brochure For Horticulture – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


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

Here list of universities offering Horticulture in Nigeria

  • Federal University of Technology Minna
  • University of Agriculture, Abeokuta

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Horticulture Course

To study Horticulture in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology or Agric Science.

UTME Subjects Combination For Horticulture Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Horticulture under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions are: Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and one of Mathematics, Geography, Economics and Physics.


Direct Entry Requirements for Horticulture

Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one of Biology, Agric Science, Botany and Zoology.

(1) FUTMINNA accepts OND/HND not below lower credit pass level.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) FUTMINNA accepts any one of Physics, geography, Economics, Home Economics, Food and nutrition as the fifth subject. At least a pass in Physics is required.

(ii) UNAAB requires five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics. Candidates with pass grade in Biology must possess credit pass in Agricultural Science. It does not accept Agricultural Science in lieu of Biology.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates



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