What are the direct entry requirements to study to Forestry and WildLife in the university? If you are interested in knowing the requirements needed for a direct entry (DE) admission into Forestry and WildLife under the faculty of Agriculture then am happy to inform you that this post contains the direct entry requirements from universities in Nigeria that offers Forestry and WildLife.
Before we proceed, this is to inform all direct entry (DE) aspirants who wish to apply for direct entry (DE) admission into any of the universities in Nigeria to study Forestry and WildLife under the faculty of Agriculture that Forestry and WildLife direct entry requirements are now available on this page.
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Direct Entry (DE) Requirements for Forestry and WildLife
Without wasting much time, the direct entry requirements to study Forestry and WildLife are:
Two ’A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology or Agric Science or Zoology or Botany.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNICAL accepts NCE/ND and HND in Agric. Forestry, Wildlife, or Fisheries Management from recognized institutions into 200 Level.
(ii) FUAM accepts:
a) Two A level passes in any of Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Mathematics, Agric. Science, Geology, (Pure and Applied) Physics, Economics.
b) NCE (Agriculture), OND/HND (Forestry, Agriculture and any other Biological Science (Zoology and Botany). HND candidates may be admitted for 300 level while OND/NCE candidates for 200 level.
(iii) RSUST requires HSC/GCE A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology including English Language, ND/UD (upper credit) in Biology or Agricultural Science for admission to 200 level or HND (credit) in Biology or Agricultural Science for admission to 200 or 300 levels respectively in addition to UTME requirements.
(iv) UNIBADAN accepts National Diploma in Forestry provided ‘O’ level requirements are met.
(v) FUTO requires at least two A’ level passes not
below Grade C in Chemistry and any one of
Zoology, Botany, Agricultural Science, Biology, Mathematics, Physics and Economics. It also accepts Upper Credit OND/HND in Agricultural Science but does not accept First Degree and NCE. Candidates must in addition meet the UTME O’ level requirements.
(vi) UNIBEN accepts Merit in ND (Upper credit)/HND (Lower credit) in any one of Agric- Economics, Agric-Ext., and Cooperatives, Fisheries, Forestry and Wildlife Mgt., Geology, Advanced Microbiology, Food and Brewing Sc., Science Lab. Tech. plus UTME requirements. NCE in Agric. Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics (overall merit pass) plus UTME requirements. Does not accept ‘A’ level pass in Health Science.
(vii) UNIUYO accepts OND (upper credit) HND (lower credit), NCE with merit pass in relevant fields plus UTME requirements.
(viii) MAUTECH accepts HND in Agriculture at Credit pass, OND (Distinction) in Agriculture. Does not accept NCE.
(ix) UDUSOK accepts:
a) NCE (Agric) or OND (credit level) in Agric/Forestry.
b) HND (Agric) or Forestry may be admitted into 300 level.
(x) IBBU require ‘A’ level pass in both Chemistry and Biology.
(xi) MOUAU accepts OND/HND in the related fields. IBADAN Agricultural candidates must apply to read Agriculture Until 500 level when options will be available.
(xii) UNIMAID accepts ND/NCE/HND and any other similar qualification.
(xiii) IMSU accepts OND/NCE (Double major) and HND in Agriculture.
(xiv) UNICAL requires two (2) A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology or Agriculture
(xv) UNIBEN accepts Merit in ND (Upper credit)/HND (Lower credit) in any one of Agric- Economics, Agric-Ext., and Cooperatives, Fisheries, Forestry and Wildlife Mgt., Geology, Advanced Microbiology, Food and Brewing Sc., Science Lab. Tech. plus UTME requirements. NCE in Agric. Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics (overall merit pass) plus UTME requirements. Does not accept ‘A’ level pass in Health Science.
(xvi) UNAAB accept OND/HND for Direct Entry to 200/300 levels respectively.
(xvii) KSUSTA accepts GCE A’ level/NCE/IJMB or its equivalent in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science with minimum of score prescribe annually by the University Senate; and O’ level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics and English language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science, Geography, Electrical and Electronics, Technical Drawing. It also accepts ND/HND (at least 2.75 CGPA) in relevant area and O’ level credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics, and English Language as core and any two (2) of Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.
Note that the above direct entry requirements may only apply to Forestry and WildLife under the faculty of Agriculture. If the Forestry and WildLife you intend in studying is in another faculty, the requirements for direct entry admission may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Forestry and WildLife
This section contains the list of universities that offer Forestry and WildLife in Nigeria.
The following are the list of schools that offer Forestry and WildLife:
- Cross River State University of Technology
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Federal University, Dutsin-Ma
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Nasarawa State University, Keffi
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Olabisi Onabanjo University
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Maiduguri
- University of Port Harcourt
- University of Uyo