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Applied Biology - Faculty of Sciences

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Applied Biology under the Faculty of Sciences in Nigeria.

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

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

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 Applied Biology under the Faculty of Sciences in the above Universities include;

Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Mathematics



(i) BUK requires Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Mathematics.

O'Level Requirements

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

You require;

Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Biology, Mathematics, Chemistry and any one (1) of Health Science, Statistics, Physics and Geography



(i) EBSU require ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Biology

(ii) BUK requires five (5) SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Geography or Physics.

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require;

Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Biology and either Chemistry or Physics.


(i) RSUST accepts holders of the following qualifications for year II
(a) ND in relevant fields for admissions to 200 level;
(b) HND relevant to the field for admissions to 300 level.

(ii) RHEMA accepts ND/HND lower credit plus the UTME requirements.

(iii) EBSU accepts ND/HND upper credit, NCE merit respectively in the relevant programmes

(iv) BUK accepts
a) two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one from Biology, Zoology or Botany.
b) IJMB.
c) NCE – Minimum of B grade in the relevant subject combination, minus Education in all programmes in the faculty of Life Sciences.

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