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Fisheries - Faculty of Agriculture

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

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

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

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NOTE: This course (Fisheries) is also available for study in other faculties. If you were NOT looking to study Fisheries under the Faculty of Agriculture, please click the appropriate faculty below to see their proper requirements;

TAKE NOTE: There are other schools, where Fisheries can also be studied. Please note, however, that it would NOT be under the Faculty of Agriculture. Please click the appropriate faculty below to see their own requirements;

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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 Fisheries under the Faculty of Agriculture in the above listed universities include;

Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and any other Science subject.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) IBBU and UDU requires Chemistry, Physics and Biology

(ii) MAUTECH requires Biology/Agric. Sc. and any other two of Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Economics and Mathematics.

(iii) KWASU requires Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural science and Mathematics/Physics.

(iv)RSUST requires Agricultural Science or Biology.

(v) OOU Biology or Agricultural Science and any other two (2) relevant subjects

(vi) LASU requires Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(vii)  BENIN – Same as in Agricultural Economics.

 (viii) UNIMAID requires Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and either of Physics or Mathematics.

O'Level Requirements


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

You require;

Five SSCE credit passes in Biology/Agric Science, Chemistry, Mathematics and English plus any other Science subject.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS

 

(i) DELSU accepts 'O' Level pass in English Language.

(ii) MAUTECH requires Five (5) O'Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science, Chemistry, and any one from Physics/Geography/Economics/Fisheries.

(iii) NDU require five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science

(iv) DELSU accepts 'O' Level pass in English Language with 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics.

(v) UNIPORT requires Five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and any one of Physics, Geography and Economics.

(vi) OOU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Agricultural Science and any other two (2) subjects.

(vii) LAPAI and UMUDIKE - Same as in Agriculture.

(viii) KWASU requires five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science, Mathematics and Physics/Geography /Economics.

(vii) UNIBEN accepts Statistics and Further Mathematics. Also requires at least 'O' Level pass in Physics and 'O' Level pass in Biology for candidates with 'O' Level credit pass in Agricultural Science.

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Direct Entry Requirements


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

You require;

(i) Two (2) 'A' Level passes in any of Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Agricultural Science Geography, Mathematics (pure & applied), Physics, Geology and Economics.

(ii) NCE Agriculture



SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) UNIMAID accepts ND/NCE/HND and any other equivalent qualification.

ii) DELSU requires Biology or Agricultural Science, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics.

iii) MAUTECH accepts GCE `A’ Level credit passes in Chemistry, Physics and Biology/Agric. Science. HND with overall credit plus Credit passes in Chemistry & Biology/Agric. Science. OND/NCE with credit pass in Biology/Agric. Science with merit plus Chemistry. IJMB with at least 7 cumulative points in Biology/Agric. Sci., Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics.

(vi) NDU accepts;

a.Passes at the GCE ‘A’ Level or HSC in three (3) of the following subjects: Biology, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Economics or Mathematics;

b.ND in Agriculture or Fisheries; c.upper or lower credit HND/ND. In some cases, depending on the candidates CGPA, he/she may be recommended for admission into 300 level.

(vii) UNIBEN- accepts ND upper credit/HND lower credit in any one of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Extension, and Cooperatives, Fisheries, Forestry & Wildlife Mgt., Geology, Advanced Microbiology, Food and Brewing Science, Science Laboratory Technology plus the UTME requirements. NCE merit in Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics plus the UTME requirements. Does not accept ‘A’ Level pass in Health Science

(viii) IBBU accept ND upper credit in Agriculture plus five (5) relevant credit passes at SSC.

(ix) UNIPORT accepts Two (2) A/level GCE or HSC or JUPEB or IJMB passes in Agricultural Science and any one from Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Economics including UTME entry requirements. OND (Upper Credit) in Agriculture from a recognized Institution including UTME entry requirements. HND with at least a (Lower Credit) from a recognised institution, including UTME entry requirements for a 3-year degree programme. Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution with minimum of Credit Pass, including UTME entry requirements.

(x) OOU accepts relevant 'A' Level passes, NCE merit passes in two (2) relevant subjects, ND/Certificate of any of the Professional Examination Bodies in Agriculture, Cooperative Business Management, Finance or other related subjects.

(xi) KSUSTA accepts GCE 'A’ Level/NCE/IJMB or its equivalent in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science with minimum of score prescribed annually by the University Senate; and 'O’ Level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics and English Language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science, Geography, Electrical and Electronics, Technical Drawing. It also accepts ND/HND (at least 2.75 CGPA) in relevant area and 'O' Level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics, and English Language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography

 
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