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Agronomy - Faculty of Agriculture

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Agronomy under the Faculty of Agriculture in Nigeria.

We will also talk about;
- The subject combinations needed to study Agronomy
- JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
- O'Level Subjects and Requirements
- Direct Entry Requirements
- and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Agronomy.

You need to read the entire content of this page to get all the knowledge your require for this course.

School Options

(i) ADSU with options in: Crop Production, Crop Protection, and Soil Science.

(ii) ESUTECH as Agronomy and Ecological Management

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements

In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Agronomy under the Faculty of Agriculture in the above Universities include;

Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Physics or Mathematics


(i) CRUTECH requires Mathematics, Physics and any of Biology or Chemistry.

(ii) UNIOSUN requires Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and any other science subject.

O'Level Requirements

The O'level subject combination and requirements needed to study Agronomy;

You require;

Five (5) SSC credit passes in Chemistry, English Language, Mathematics, Biology and Geography or Economics.


(i) ESUTECH accepts ‘O’ level pass in Physics.

(ii) CRUTECH - in addition to UTME requirements accept at least ‘O’ level pass in Physics.

(iii) LAUTECH requires five (5) 'O' level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Agricultural Science or Biology.

(v) UNIOSUN requires five (5) 'O' level credit passes in the SSC or its equivalent at not more than two (2) sittings in addition to an acceptable score in the UTME

(vi) MOUA  requires five (5) 'O' level credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science and any other Science subjects. Also credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with ‘O’ level pass in Biology

(vii) FUAM requires five (5) credit passes in Biology or Agriculture Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language, Physics or any other Science subjects. Accepts ‘O’ level pass in Physics.

(viii) TASU requires five (5) credit passes in Biology or Agricultural Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and one of Physics, Geography or Economics. UTME requirements with ‘O’ level pass in Physics is acceptable.

Direct Entry Requirements

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Agronomy, if you don't intend to use UTME.

You require;

Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry/Biology/Botan y/Zoology/Agricultural Science plus one of Mathematics/Physics and Geology/ Economics



(i) LAUTECH accepts ND with upper credit/HND/NCE at credit level in relevant subjects, plus the UTME requirements

(ii) UNIOSUN accepts Two (2) 'A' level credit passes in chemistry and one from Biology, Agriculture, Physics, Geography and Mathematics

(iii) FUAM accepts; 

(a) Two (2) `A' level passes in any of Chemistry and Biology/Agricultural Science/Botany/Zoology or Mathematics, (Pure & Applied) Physics, Geology and Economics

(b) NCE/ND/HND merit/credit in Agriculture.

(iv) TASU accepts ND credit in Crop Production Technology plus the UTME requirements.

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