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JAMB Brochure for Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology [Faculty of Agriculture]

This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology under the Faculty of Agriculture in Nigeria. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements such A’level, ND, HND, NCE, etc for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Degree Awarding Institutions that Offer Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology

  • Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
  • Niger Delta University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions listed above are:
Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science and Mathematics or Physics.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) OOU requires Biology/Agricultural Science and any two of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics or Economics.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociologyas a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and one of Geography, Physics and Economics.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) OOU requires SSCE credit pass in English Language,
Mathematics and Physics.
(ii) MOUAU accepts Five O’ level credit Passes in not more than two sittings to include: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, or Agricultural Science and any other science subjects. It also requires at least a Pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a Pass in Biology.
(iii) NDU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science, and any two of the following Chemistry, Geography, Economics, Physics.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and one of Zoology/Botany/Agricultural Science/Biology, Geography, Mathematics, Physics, Geology, Economics and Health Science

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) OOU requires:
a) ‘A’ level pass in both Chemistry and Biology.
b) accepts a credit pass in OND (Agric) to 100 level programme.
c) accepts OND (distinction), HND (credit), NCE (double major) at credit level in Agriculture.
(ii) NDU requires:
a) Passes at the Advance Level GCE or
HSC in three of the following subjects: Biology, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Economics or Mathematics; Upper credit.
b) OND/ND in Agriculture or Fisheries.
c) Upper or Lower credit HND/NND. In some cases, depending on the candidates CGPA, he may be recommended for admission into the 3rd year.
Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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