Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Science in Animal Science in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Science in Animal Science(Animal Science)
  • Major Subject: Animal Science
  • Course Category: Degree Courses

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Science in Animal Science

  • Osun State University Osun State University, Osogbo  
    Admission requirements:
    U.M.E. Candidates
    For admission into the first degree programme in Agriculture, a candidate must have the Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or its equivalents with credit level passes in five (5) subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry to form the core subjects, with credit in any of the following: Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science at not more than two sittings. The candidate must also earn an acceptable score in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

    Direct Entry Candidates
    In addition to the specified qualification for UME Entry Mode (100Level), candidates seeking admission through the Direct Entry Mode (200- Level) must posses one of the following qualifications:
     General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCE A/L) or its equivalent passes in Chemistry and in at least one science or social/ management science subject from the following: Biology, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics (Pure and Applied), Agricultural Science, Physics, Geology, Economics and Geography.
     National Diploma (OND or ND) obtained in relevant fields of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Wildlife, Cooperative and Agribusiness Management, or Veterinary Science with a minimum of upper credit.
     National Certificate of Education (NCE) passed with a minimum of Credit grade (60- 69%) obtained from a College of Education recognised by the University and with relevant subject combinations from among: Agricultural science, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Home Economics.

    (ii) 300- Level:
    Higher National Diploma (HND) obtained with a minimum of Upper Credit in relevant fields as listed for OND/ND holders and from NBTE accredited institutions recognised by the University.
  • Ambrose Alli University Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma  
    Entry requirements:
    (a) Joint Matriculation Examination Entry Requirements:
    In addition to an acceptable pass in JME, candidates must have WASC/GCE O' Level Credit passes in at least five subjects including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Agricultural sciences, OR Senior Secondary School Certificate with credit in Engfish Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and/or Agricultural Sciences. Credit pass in Economics and Geography can also be used.

    (b) Direct Entry Requirements:

    Candidates for direct admission must have met the matriculation requirements in the relevant subjects plus two SSC/GCE Adanced Level passes in Chemistry and either Biology orAgricultural sciences.
    Candidates who have obtained OND in Agricuhure with a minimum of upper credit, HND in Agriculture with an overall pass or NCE in Agricultural Science with at least an overall Credit pass may be eligible for direct admission provided they meet the JME requirements.
    Candidates who, have obtained Diploma certificate in Agriculture, in any of the Natural Sciences, Banking and Finance and Business Management with at least a merit pass may be eligible for Direct entry to 200L, provided they meet the UME requirements.
    Candidates with OND and Diploma certificates in relevant areas but with a pass grade may be admitted direct into 100 Level.
    HND with upper credit plus 5 credits at WASC/NECO/SCE O' level may be admitted into 300L.
  • Modibbo Adama University of Technology Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola  
    Admission Requirements:
    (Minimum requirements for entry to the first year Bachelors Degree) 1.UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS a.JME Entry Requirement to Year I. WASC/GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSC with credit passes in 5 appropriate subjects including English Language and Mathematics obtained in not more than two (2) sittings. In addition the above qualification(s), a candidate must pass the Joint Matriculation Examination (JME) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and the University Screening Test organized by the University. b.DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (YEAR II) For direct entry admission, a candidate must have any of the following qualifications: (i)HSC/GCE ‘A’ Level passes in a minimum of two (2) relevant subjects plus at least credit level passes in WASC/GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSC in a minimum of three (3) subjects including English Language, in not more than two (2) sittings. (ii)HSC/GCE ‘A’ Level passes in three (3) relevant subjects plus credit level passes in WASC/GCE ‘O’Level/SSC in a minimum of two (2) other subjects (including English Language) at not more than two (2) sittings. (iii)OND/ND/UD (upper credit certificates) for admission to Year II provided that requirements through JME are also satisfied. (iv)Relevant HND for admission to year three (3).
  • Benson Idahosa University Benson Idahosa University, Benin City  

    Entry requirements:
    1.Obtain passes at the Advanced Level GCE or HSC/HND in Chemistry and at least one of the following; Biology, Zoology, Botany, Agricultural Science, Physics, Geography, Economics or Mathematics.
    2.Candidates who have obtained OND at approved Agricultural, Fisheries, Forestry, and Wildlife Schools with at least credit Passes in addition to UME requirements may be eligible for direct entry.
    3.NCE (Agric. Science) from a recognised College of Education, NND or HND from a recognised College of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry and Wildlife with at least a credit pass.
    4.HND or NND in the Science (Chemistry, HND or NND Zoology, Botany, or Biology).
  • Federal University of Technology Owerri Federal University of Technology Owerri, Owerri  
    Admission requirements:
    Direct Entry:
    At Least two ‘A’ level credits in Chemistry and one of Zoology, Botany, Agricultural Science, Biology, Mathematics, Physics, and Economics.
    At Least Upper Credit OND/HND in Agriculture. Candidates must in addition meet UTME ‘O’ Level requirements

    At least five ‘O’ Level credits in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Biology or Agriculture, and any other science subject in not more than two sittings
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Ihiala  
    Entry requirements:
    1.Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry Biology/Agricultural Science and one of Geography, Physics, Economics, Health Science and Home Economics in not more than two sittings.

    2.Two ‘A’ level passes equivalent in Chemistry and one of Biology/Zoology/Botany/Agricultural Science/Geography/ Geology/ Mathematics/Economics
  • Babcock University Babcock University, Ilishan Remo  
    Area of Specialization
    - Animal Biochemistry and Nutrition

    - Animal Breeding and Genetics

    - Animal Nutrition

    - Animal Physiology and Reproduction

    - Ruminant Animal Management and Production

    - Monogastric Animal Management and Production

    - Animal Products

    Duration: Four(4) Years
  • Novena University Novena University, Ogume  
    Admission requirements:
    Five Credits at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Chemistry, Biology, Physics & Mathematics Two A’ level passes in Chemistry, Biology or Physics.

    UME subjects are: Chemistry, Physics & Biology
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji  
    Admission Requirements:

    Five ‘O’ Level credit passes at SSCE, NECO or equivalent to include English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science, and Economics. A pass in Physics is acceptable
  • Kogi State University Kogi State University, Anyigba  
  • Salem University Salem University, Lokoja  
  • Niger Delta University Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island  
  • Ebonyi State University Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki  
  • Delta State University Delta State University, Delta  
  • Akwa Ibom State University Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot  
  • Abia State University Abia State University, Uturu  
  • University of Uyo University of Uyo, Uyo  
  • University of Abuja University of Abuja, Abuja  
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka  
  • Nasarawa State University Nasarawa State University, Keffi  
  • Kano State University of Science and Technology Kano State University of Science and Technology, Wudil  
  • Imo State University Imo State University, Owerri  
  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu  
  • Adekunle Ajasin University Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko  
  • University of Port Harcourt University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt  
  • Taraba State University Taraba State University, Jalingo  
  • Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike  Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike , Abakaliki  
  • Landmark University Landmark University, Omu Aran  
  • National Open University of Nigeria National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos  
  • Bowen University Bowen University, Iwo  
  • Ahmadu Bello University Ahmadu Bello University, Kaduma  

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