Food Engineering - Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology

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

We will also talk about;
- The subject combinations needed to study Food 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 Food Engineering.

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

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

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

Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.

O'Level Requirements

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

You require;

Five SSCE credit passes to include Mathematics, English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology


UNIILORIN requires ‘O’ level credit pass in Biology as the fifth subject. A candidate with ‘O’ level credit passes in Further Mathematics and Technical Drawing has added advantage.

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require;

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

(ii) ND (upper credit)/ HND (lower credit) in relevant fields.


UNILORIN – requires apart from relevant programmes and ‘O’ level requirements

a) first degree in Physical Sciences at Second Class lower level may be admitted into 200 Level.

b) HND upper credit or distinction in relevant Engineering programmes from or College of Technology after NYSC may be admitted to 300 level.

c) first degree in Engineering programmes may be admitted into 300 level of any other Engineering programme.