This is JAMB brochure for Home Science and Management under the of Faculty of Agriculture. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Home Science and Management 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 Home Science and Management Course In Nigeria
Here list of universities offering Home Science and Management in Nigeria
- Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
- kogi State University
- Nasarawa State University
- Rivers State University of Science and Technology
- University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Home Science and Management Course
To study Home Science and Management in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes including Chemistry, Biology/ Agric Science, Mathematics and at least a pass in English and Physics, General Metal Work, General Wood Work, Building/Engineering Drawing, Furniture Design and Construction, Upholstery Design and Construction, Spray Painting and Period Furniture, Spinning, Weaving, Surface Design and Printing, Bleaching, Dyeing and Finishing and Basic Electricity.
UTME Subjects Combination For Home Science and Management Course
English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Home Science and Management under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions are: Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Mathematics or Physics.
Direct Entry Requirements for Home Science and Management
Two ‘A’ level passes or equivalents in Chemistry and Biology/Botany/Agric Science/ Economics/Physics/Mathematics/Geography/Accounting.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
Waiver For UTME Candidates
(i) UNN In addition to the UTME/General University Entry requirements, a candidate must obtain credit passes in Chemistry, Biology or Food and Nutrition or Agricultural Science.
(ii) UNAAB requires five (5) SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
(iii) FUAM requires Five (5) SSC/WASC/GCE O’ level/NECO at not more than two sittings, categorized as follows:
a) two credit passes in Chemistry and Biology or Agricultural Science or Health Science.
b) three credit passes: of Geography, Physics, Mathematics Food and Nutrition, Home Management, Clothing and Textiles and credit in English Language. The successful students of the University Remedial science programme shall be considered for admission to year 1 (100 level) after having passed the minimum requirement for JAMB. All admissions into the University programme must be through JAMB.
(iv) RSUST requires five credit level passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science/Agricultural Science and three other subjects from Physics, Chemistry, Food and Nutrition, Economics, Government, Geography, Commerce, Home Economics, Fine Arts, Clothing and Textile at not more than two sittings.
(v) KSU requires credit passes at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science, Mathematics, Nutrition/Home Economics and at least a pass in Physics.
Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates
(i) UNAAB accepts upper credit in NCE and ND in Food Science and Technology, Home Economics, Hotel Management and Tourism, Clothing and Textile from a recognized institution in addition to UTME requirements.
(ii) OOU accepts candidates not less than 35 years old with at least 10 years cognate working experience plus a ND of HND in the relevant discipline and O/L English Language and Maths may be admitted after successful oral interview.
(iii) UNN accepts:
a) Two ‘A’ level passes (London/Cambridge/ Cameroon) (in Chemistry and any of Biology/Botany/Zoology/Agricultural Science. Economics, Physics Geography/Geology, Mathematics (Pure and Applied) in addition to UTME entry requirements.
b) OND/NCE/HND and Degree holders in Agricultural Science/Animal Health and related fields with a minimum of Lower Credit (Merit) in addition to UTME Entry requirements
(iv) FUAM accepts:
a) HSC/GCE `A’ level passes in Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Mathematics may be admitted to 200 level.
b) HND holders with upper credit in relevant
disciplines who posses the UTME requirements may be admitted to 300 level.
c) ND holders with upper credit in relevant disciplines who possess the UTME requirement may be admitted to 200 level. d) NCE holders with lower credit in relevant disciplines who possess UTME requirements may be admitted to 200 level. NCE holders with lower credit in relevant disciplines who posses UTME requirements may be admitted to 100 level.
e) NCE holders with merit in relevant disciplines who possess UTME requirements may be admitted to 100 level (Food Science or Hotel Management or any relevant course).
(v) RSUST accepts:
a) ND/NCE/SRN, WAHEB. C and G Finals in Home Economics/Food Science/ Nutrition/Agriculture/ Nursing/Pubic Health/ Laboratory Science/Hotel and Catering Management plus two other credits at O’ level or ND/NCE/SRN, WAHEB, CandG Finals in Home Economics/Food Science/ Nutrition/ Agriculture /Nursing/Public Health/ Laboratory Science /Hotel and Catering for admissions into 200 level.
b) B.Sc in any other relevant discipline for admission into 300 level.