What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Food Science and Technology? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Food Science and Technology then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Food Science and Technology under the faculty of Agriculture in the university.
This is to inform all aspirants who wish to apply for admission in Nigeria into any of federal, state or private owned universities to study Food Science and Technology under the faculty of Agriculture that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Food Science and Technology has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Food Science and Technology also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Food Science and Technology here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Food Science and Technology
The subjects required to study Food Science and Technology in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agric, Science, Physics, Basic Catering and Food Services, Bakery and Confectionaries, Hotel and Catering Crafty course (Cookery), Hotel and Catering Craft Course (Food /Drinks Services) and Basic Electricity.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) FUTO and UNIMAID accept a pass in English Language.
(ii) UNIMAID accepts a pass in Mathematics. ESUT also accepts a pass in Physics.
(iii) UNN requires credits in five (5) subjects at
not more than two sittings in the Senior School Certificate Examination or its equivalent. The subjects must include: English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Biology (Botany or Zoology) or Agricultural Science and any
other science subject.
(iv) FUAM accepts Physics, Biology or Agric. Science.
(v) IMSU accepts a credit pass in either Mathematics or Physics.
(vi) FUTMINNA accepts any one of Physics, geography, Economics, Home Economics, Food and nutrition as the fifth subject. At least a pass in Physics is required.
(vii) KSU and EBSU require five Credit passes to include Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology or Agric. Science, Physics and English Language.
(viii) BELLS, ESUT and FUTO accept a pass in Physics
(ix) UNILORIN requires a pass grade in Physics. UNILORIN requires at least a pass in Biology for credit pass in Agric. Science or Food and Nutrition.
(x) UNICAL, FED-OYEEKITI and ABSU require five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Sci and Physics.
(xi) MOUAU requires five O level credit passes in not more two sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.
(xii) UNNAB and FUTA require five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science. UNAAB does not accept Agricultural Science in lieu of Biology.
(xiii)FUAM requires Five (5) SSC/WASC/GCE/NECO `O’ level or equivalent Credit passes (at not more than tow sittings) categorized as follows:-
a) 5 credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology or Agricultural Science and English Language.
(xiv) FED-WUKARI requires five O’ level credit Passes in not more than two sittings to include: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, or Agricultural Science and any of Physics, Geography and Economics.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Food Science and Technology under the faculty of Agriculture. If the Food Science and Technology you intend in studying is in another faculty, the subject requirements may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Food Science and Technology
This section contains the list of universities that offer Food Science and Technology in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Food Science and Technology posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Food Science and Technology:
- Abia State University, Uturu
- Bayero University, Kano
- Bells University of Technology of Technology
- Bowen University
- Crawford University
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
- Enugu State University of Science and Technology
- Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi
- Federal University of Technology, Akure
- Federal University of Technology, Minna
- Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
- Federal University, Wukari
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University
- Kano University of Science and Technology
- Kogi State University, Anyigba
- Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
- Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Rivers State University of Science and Technology
- Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
- University of Calabar
- University of Mkar
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Uyo