Below are the UNN faculty requirements for POST UTME and DIRECT ENTRY admissions, however, these requirements alone cannot get the aspiring candidates admitted into the university, candidates who wish to be admitted into the University of Nigeria will have to meet up with the specified departmental cut off mark as well; before he or she can secure an admission with the institution.
UNN Post UTME And Direct Entry Faculty Requirements For Admission
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES
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|Five credit passes in O’ level subjects of which English Language, Biology/Agricultural Science, Chemistry and either Mathematics or Physics is a must.
|As in Agricultural Economics
|Based on the UTME/General University Entry requirements, an applicant must obtain credit passes in Chemistry, Biology or either Food and Nutrition/Agricultural Science
|Nutrition and Dietetics
|Based on the UTME/University general entry requirements, applicants must possess credits in the O’level subjects of which Chemistry, Biology or Food and Nutrition or Agricultural Science and Physics or Mathematics is compulsory.
|Food Science and Technology
|Two “A” level passes in Biology/Botany/Zoology/Agricultural Science, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics, in addition to UTME entry requirements.
|Five credit Passes in O’level subjects which include English Language, Biology or Agricultural Science, Chemistry Mathematics and Physics.
FACULTY OF ARTS
|Four Years Programme
|Four Years Programme
|Applicants aspiring for four-years programme must possess five Credits passes in O’level WASC/NECO/GCE subjects or its equivalent of which English Language, Mathematics and any science subject is compulsory.
FACULTY OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
For the Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry, the course duration is three years for direct-entry students, while it is four years for UTME students.
|Candidate must possess General Certificate of Education at Advanced level, or the Higher School Certificate at Principal Level, in Chemistry and Biology, or Plant Science and Biotechnology or Zoology and Environmental Biology, as well as O’level WAEC credits, pass in either Mathematics or Physics or its equivalent.
Candidate with diploma certification in The Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE); three-year diploma of College of technology and Polytechnics (HND) and the Interim Joint Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination (Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria) may be considered for admission.
|Candidates must possess O’level SSCE/WASCE/ NECO credit passes in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Language and Mathematics or its equivalent.
Candidates from other departments must possess credit passes in O’level WASCE/NECO/SSCE subjects which include Biology, Chemistry and Elementary Mathematics or a similar standard at an equivalent examination.
Academic Programmes (B.Sc. Degree)
Courses in the programme are grouped into nine stress areas as follows:
- General Biochemistry
- Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
- Tissue Biochemistry
- Physical Biochemistry
- Nutritional Biochemistry
- Plant Biochemistry
- Pharmacological Biochemistry
- Biochemical Methods
FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
|Candidates must possess the minimum of merit grade at the Nigerian Certificate of Education (NCE), Diploma Certificate in Education, Music, Religion, Adult Education, Health Education, Social Science Education or Science Education.
|Candidates must possess five (5) credit passes in O’level SSCE/WASCE/NECO/GCE subjects with a minimum of two sittings.