Civil Engineering - Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Civil Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in Nigeria.

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

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

Civil Engineering can be studied under the Engineering, Environment & Technology in the following Nigerian Universities;

School Options


FUTO offers this course with options in:

 (i) Structural Engr. Tech.

(ii) Public Health Engineering Technology.

(iii) Transportation/Highway Engineering Technology

(iv) Water Resources Engineering Technology

(v) Marine Engineering Technology

 

UNIMAID: offers this course with option in:

(i) Water Resources Engineering

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 Civil Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in the above Universities include;

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) UNN - Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.

(ii) NTNU – accepts English Language, Mathematics and either Physics or Chemistry and any other two (2) Science subjects.

(iii) FUTA requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(iv) UNIMAID requires Mathematics, Physics and any of Chemistry or Biology or Agricultural Science.

(v) AFIT requires Mathematics, Physics and any other subject from Chemistry, Geography and Biology.

(vi) FUTO requires Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.

(vii) MAUTECH requires Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(viii) NILAG requires English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics & Physics. 

(ix) KSUSTA requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(x) ABU requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(xi) UNIPORT requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(xii) LANDMARK requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

O'Level Requirements


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

You require;

Five SSCE credit passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and one Science subject

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

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

(ii) ESUT requires 'O' Level credit passes in English Language and all relevant subjects.

(iii) FUOYE five (5) Credits at SSC (or its equivalent) including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one other Science subject from Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Biology/Agricultural Science.

(iv) FUNAAB requires 'O' Level credit pass in Biology.

(v) FUTA requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes or equivalents at NOT more than two (2) sittings including Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics English Language and any other Science subject.

(vi) FUAM and FUNAAB.  FUAM requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any two (2) of English Language, Biology or Agricultural Science, Technical Drawing, Geography and Economics. Also accepts Federal Craft Certificate or WAEC Technical. All candidates must have obtained at least 'O' Level pass in English Language. FUNAAB requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.

(vii) UI - requires five (5) or six (6) 'O' Level credit passes at one (1) or two (2) sittings to include English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with any one (1) or two (2) of Biology/ Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Technical. Drawing, Economics, Geography, Metal Work, and Wood Work..

(viii) UNIJOS requires credit pass in Additional or Further Mathematics as the fifth subject.

(ix) UNILAG requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(x) MAUTECH requires Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Technical Drawing /Agricultural Science / Further Mathematics/ Block laying, Brick Laying and Concrete Work/ Air Conditioning and refrigeration/ Plumbing and Pipe Fitting/Machine Wood Working/Painting and Decoration

(xi) NDU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject at not more than two (2) sittings.

(xii) RSUST accepts five (5) 'O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics or Further Mathematics and any other subject.

(xiii) UNN – requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes including Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, at not more than two (2) sittings.

(xiv) FUTMINNA requires 'O' Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of Further Mathematics, Geography, Technical Drawing, Building Technology, Biology/Agricultural Science.

(xiv) NDA requires one other Science/Technical subject from Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology, Geography and Building Engineering Drawing.

(xv) EDSU requires five (5) credit passes at SSC or its equivalent to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and any other Science subject.

(xvi) DELSU requires five (5) 'O’ Level credit passes in the SSC or its equivalent (at not more than two (2) sittings including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(xvii) NMU requires five (5) at SSCE or its equivalent in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Agricultural Science/Further Mathematics/Data Processing/Technical Drawing.

(xviii) FUTO requires at least five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and any other science subject in not more than two (2) sittings. At least a Pass is required in Biology.

(xix) UNILAG requires Five O/Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(xx) KSUSTA requires Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and one Science subject.

(xxi) ABU accepts five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other Science subject. (Including Economics, Technical Drawing, Metalwork and Woodwork).

(xxii) UNIPORT requires Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English Language and any other subject from Biology, Agricultural Science, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics.

(xxiii) LANDMARK requires Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language and one other Science subject (Further Mathematics, Agricultural science and Technical Drawing).

Direct Entry Requirements


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

You require;

(i) ‘A’ level passes in Physics and Mathematics.

(ii) ND/HND (Upper credit) at appropriate levels.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) RSUST in addition to 'O' Level requirements accepts:
(a) HND (Lower Credit) in relevant discipline.
(b) OND/ND (Upper Credit) in relevant disciplines.
(c) At least three (3) ‘A’ level passes at GCE in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(ii) ABU accepts;
 i. Two ‘A’ level/IJMB Passes which must include Mathematics Chemistry or Physics.
ii. ND in Civil Eng. at Upper Credit from accredited institution.
iii. HND in Civil Eng. with at least Lower Credit from accredited institution

(iii) ABUAD requires three (3) 'A' Level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(iv) ABUAD, AAU, FUTO and UNIUYO accept ND upper credit, HND lower credit in relevant areas plus UTME requirements.

(v) ABUJA accepts HND lower credit or ND upper credit in Civil Engineering from accredited institutions plus UTME requirements into 200 level.

(vi) BUK, UNN, LAUTECH and MAUTECH accept 'A' Level pass in Chemistry.

(vii) UNIBEN - in addition to UTME requirements requires
a) first degree Second Class Lower in Science or degree in Medicine, Dentistry or Pharmacy and PTI HND lower credit / ND upper credit.
(b) HND upper credit in Engineering/Technology and PTI upper credit into 300 levels.
(c) ND / HND holders should have 'A' grade in Mathematics.

UNIBEN accepts HND lower credit and ND upper credit plus UTME requirements

(viii) COOU accepts ND/HND lower credit in Civil Engineering.

(ix) FUOYE requires two (2) ‘A’ Level passes from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(x) FUNAAB requires `A' Level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or equivalent. It accepts ND upper credit in Civil Engineering or relevant programmes.

(xi) FUTA requires;
a) OND upper credit level in Civil Engineering from recognised institutions; or
b) 'A' Level or equivalent passes at one sitting with at least six (6) points in two (2) of the following subjects: Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

(xii) FUTO requires;
a) At least two (2) ‘A’ Level passes not below Grade C in Physics and Mathematics.
b) OND / HND at Upper Credit level in Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Building Technology, Architecture, Surveying and Geoinformatics, Computer Science, Geology or Engineering.
c) First Degree in Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Building Technology, Architecture, Surveying and Geoinformatics, Computer Science, Geology or Engineering.
d) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects namely Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. It does not accept NCE. Candidates must in addition meet UTME ‘O’ Level requirements.

(xiii) IUO requires second 'A' Level should be taken from Mathematics and Chemistry. IUO accepts
a) ‘O’ Level credit pass in Chemistry
b) ND/HND upper credit into 200 and 300 levels respectively.
c) ND in any Engineering related programmes.

(xiv) UNILORIN - Same as Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering. Relevant Programmes include ND Civil Engineering and Water Resources Engineering.

(xv) UNIJOS requires two (2) 'A' Level or IJMB passes from Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. Accepts ND credit in Civil Engineering or related programmes from a recognised institution. Accepts 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics.

(xvi) UNILAG requires Very good passes in three JUPEB/A’ Level subjects: Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry. ‘A’ level Cambridge HND (Upper Credit) in Civil Engineering courses. ND (Distinction) in Civil Engineering courses.

(xvii) FUAM - accepts
a) two (2) 'A' Level/IJMB passes in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
b) HND upper credit and first class degree in relevant programmes.
c) HND lower credit/ND upper credit, and NCE Technical.
d) NCE credit in relevant programmes plus UTME requirements.

(xviii) MAUTECH accepts;
a) GCE `A’ Level and IJMB passes in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
b) Lower credit in OND/HND Civil Engineering and other relevant Field.
c) IJMB 7 points minimum in English, Physics, Chemistry/Mathematics

(xix) MAUTECH accepts
 a) GCE `A' Level and IJMB passes in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
b) ND upper/lower credit in relevant programmes.

(xx) FUTMINNA accepts ND/HND lower credit from recognised institution. Accepts 'O' Level credit passes in English​​​​​​​ Language and Chemistry.

(xxi) NDA requires the other Science subject from Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology and Geography.

(xxii) NDU –accepts
a) at least three (3) 'A' Level passes or equivalents in Physics, Mathematics/Further Mathematics and Chemistry and five (5) 'O' Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics/Further Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry, Admission should be to 200 level of study in a five (5) year degree programme.
b) ND/HND upper credit and above, in the relevant programmes from an approved Polytechnic or related institution. ND holders shall be admitted to the 200 level or study in a five (5) year degree programme while HND holders shall be admitted to 300 level. In addition to the above, candidates must have five (5) 'O' Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics/Further Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(xxiii) NTNU –accepts any two (2) A’ level passes in Science subjects, ND/HND lower credit or NCE merit in relevant programmes..

(xxiv) OAU accepts ND/HND upper credit in Civil Engineering.

(xxv) OAU, UNIBEN – Same as for Chemical Engineering.

(xxvi) OSUSTECH - accepts first degree from a recognized university in the relevant subjects not below Second Class Lower. Accepts A’ level pass in Chemistry.

(xxvii) UNIPORT accepts Three (3) Advanced level GCE or HSC or JUPEB or IJMB passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, including UTME entry requirements. OND (upper credit) in the relevant discipline from a recognized and COREN accredited institution including UTME entry requirements. HND (lower credit) in the relevant discipline from a recognized and COREN accredited institution with two (2) years working experience including UTME entry requirements.

(xxviii) MOUAU and UI -  MOUAU accepts ND/HND with good grades in relevant programmes. UI accepts two (2) 'A' Level passes in Physics and Mathematics plus UTME requirements. Accepts ND/HND upper credit to 200/300 levels plus UTME requirements. Knowledge of Further Mathematics is an advantage for all Engineering Courses.

(xxix) UNIOSUN accepts two (2) 'A' Level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Accepts ND lower credit in Civil or Mechanical Engineering.

(xxx) UNN – accepts:
a) 'A' Level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics plus UTME requirements.
b) HND/ND/NCE in relevant programmes
c) complete pass in Intermediate ICAN examination or equivalent
d) Pass in final examinations of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries.

(xxxi) EDSU accepts;
a) Two (2) 'A' Level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
b) OND/HND not below credit level.
c) Very good passes in JUPEB/IJMB subjects: Literature in English and two (2) Arts or Social Sciences.
d) B.Sc. in Relevant field not below Second Class Lower. 

(xxxii) KSUSTA accepts ND/HND Lower credit at appropriate levels.

(xxxiii) LANDMARK accepts A Level passes in Physics and Mathematics. ND/HND upper credit at appropriate levels.

(xxxiv) DELSU requires
a) GCE ‘A’ Level passes in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or equivalent.
b) Merit in DELSU Diploma in Engineering
​​​​​​​c) ND in Engineering from Polytechnics with a grade not below Upper Credit.​​​​​​​