Do you want to study Botany? Are you looking for JAMB or WAEC subject combination for Botany? If so, am happy to inform you that JAMB and WAEC Subject combination for Botany has been released and is now available.


All JAMB and WAEC candidates who are interested in studying or having a career in Botany are hereby informed that JAMB and WAEC subject combination for Botany for 2020/2021 academic session has been released.

What is Botany about?

Botany is a branch of biological science that focuses on the study of plants and how they survive and interact with other living and nonliving things in the environment. At the undergraduate and graduate levels, the curriculum for a botany degree typically consists of lecture-based courses, labs and field research

It is a good course because it helps to increase and improve our supply of medicines, foods, fibres, building materials, and other plant products. Students who study this course are equipped with the knowledge of ensuring that the role of plants in the life of the individual and the nation’s economy and existence is adequately emphasized.

See various careers you can get with a degree in Botany below and also subject combinations to qualify for the degree.

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JAMB Subject Combination For Botany

For you to be on a safe side it is better if you aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic.

JAMB UTME subject combination for Botany must include the following:

  1. Use of English
  2. Biology
  3. Chemistry
  4. And any other Science subject.

O level/WAEC Subject Combination For Botany

The subjects needed to study Botany in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE.

The O level requirement that is compulsory for Botany are:

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Biology
  4. Chemistry
  5. Physics
  6. A trade subject

Places Where One can work with a Degree in Botany

Various Career opportunities in Botany include;

  • Taxonomist.
  • Agronomist.
  • Ecologist.
  • Mycologist.
  • Plant Breeder.
  • Horticulturist.
  • Biophysicist.

List of Nigeria Universities Offering Botany.

Below contains various Universities in Nigeria that one can study Botany and they are as follows;

  • Achievers University Owo
  • Adamawa State University, Mubi
  • Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden
  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State
  • Bayero University, Kano
  • Bingham University, Karu
  • Delta State University, Abraka
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
  • Federal University Of Technology Minna
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  • Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
  • Hallmark University,Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State
  • Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  • Imo State University, Owerri
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  • Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology, Aliro
  • Kogi State University, Anyigba
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  • Ondo State University Of Science And Technology, Okitipupa
  • Paul University, Awka
  • Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo
  • University Of Benin, Benin City
  • University Of Calabar, Calabar
  • University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University Of Jos, Jos
  • University Of Lagos
  • University Of Maiduguri
  • University Of Mkar, Gboko
  • University Of Nigeria Nsukka
  • Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
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