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WAEC, JAMB Subject Combinations for Biochemistry – Under Medicine

Last updated on April 18th, 2018 at 01:48 am

Admission Requirement to Study Biochemistry – Under Medicine; including WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB Subject Combinations, Course Description and Career Opportunities 

 

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To study this course in Nigeria Universities, you must fulfil the admission requirements which must include one or a combination of ‘O’ level results. This page will literally answer questions such as WAEC subject combination, JAMB UTME subject combination, Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers), Course description and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. And if you’re still having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria, maybe it’s time you consider studying online or study abroad for free through scholarships

What is O level/WAEC subject combinations (requirement) for Biochemistry?
You must have Five credit in subjects needed to study Biochemistry in WAEC. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The core O level that is the compulsory WAEC subject combinations for Biochemistry – Under Medicine must include:

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

 

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What is JAMB UTME subject combination (subject needed) for Biochemistry – Under Medicine?
You should aim for a score of 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side. (Just an advice). If you score 180 and above in this recent JAMB UTME- All is well with you, but if your score is below 180, Please consider College or Polytechnic.. Don’t expect JAMB score upgrade. White collar Scammers are everywhere. JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles passing JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB or Predegree. JAMB UTME subject combinations for Biochemistry are

  1. Chemistry
  2. Biology
  3. Physics

 

What is Direct Entry requirement (that is the required A level result you need) to study Biochemistry – Under Medicine?
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Biology/Zoology/Botany, and Maths
 

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Just a reminderEverything you have read so far is a general requirement, it is expedient that you also check the special consideration for this course below. If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with the subject combinations above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad. Education is now a choice.

So now that you know the compulsory WAEC, JAMB subject combination for Biochemistry, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A level result/certificate. Do you know which Universities in Nigeria offer Biochemistry?
Before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider

  • The Fees
  • The Distance
  • The Environment
  • The Degree Certificate
  • Vulnerability to Strike
  • Acceptable O Level and A level Result
  • Academic Calendar

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Nigeria Universities offering Biochemistry – Under Medicine:

  1. University of Calabar (UNICAL)
  2. University of Ibadan (UI)
  3. Igbinedion University Okada
  4. University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  5. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH)
  6. Ondo State University of Medical Sciences (OSUMS)
  7. University of Uyo

 
Course Description for Biochemistry
Degree in Biochemistry focuses on learning lab techniques and analyzing the lab data in reports afterward, as well as learning background knowledge in Biology, Chemistry, Maths and IT.  It is the chemistry of substances and processes occurring in living cells and tissues. That is, to understand living organisms in terms of chemical reactions. Biochemistry degree will provide you with required knowledge and skills that are needed within the pharmaceutical and other biotechnology industries, medical and agricultural research, as well as in education.
Biochemistry degrees typically include topics such as:
Cell biology and signaling
Genetics and DNA
Structure and function of molecules
Enzymology
Proteins and membranes
Microbiology and viruses
Disease mechanisms
Metabolism… …
 

Where can I work with a Degree in Biochemistry? 
Having a Degree in Biochemistry does not limit you to a particular work environment. Career opportunities will be added when we revisit this page.
 

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The general WAEC, NECO or GCE core subject combination for Biochemistry have been listed above but, some Universities may accept Pass in some a compulsory subject instead of Credit. And some may accept or reject two sittings. That is combinations of WAEC, NECO, or GCE results. You will know more when you take a look at the special consideration (waiver) for this course if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar.

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