Physics / Material Science - Faculty of Sciences

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Physics / Material Science under the Faculty of Sciences in Nigeria.

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

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

Physics / Material Science can be studied under the Sciences 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 Physics / Material Science under the Faculty of Sciences in the above Universities include;

Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry or Biology.



(1) KWASU requires English chosen course and any Two From Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Further Mathematics. 

O'Level Requirements

The O'level subject combination and requirements needed to study Physics / Material Science;

You require;

Five (5) SSCE credit passes in English Language, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and any other Science subject from Further mathematics and Biology or Agricultural Science.



(1) KWASU  requires credit passes from English Language, Mathematics and any three of Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Further Mathematics and Agricultural Science. 

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require;

NCE/Two ‘A’ level A’ level passes in Physics and Mathematics or Chemistry.


(1) KWASU accepts:

a) Two G.C.E. A/L or its equivalent, one of which must be in relevant subject.
b) ND with (minimum Upper Credit) in relevant field.
c) HND (lower credit) in relevant field.
d) NCE Candidate with minimum of Credit passes in relevant subjects may be considered for Direct Entry Admission provided they possess the necessary O’L requirements.