WAEC, JAMB Subject Combinations for Crop Production

O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Crop Production; including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering the Course, WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB, Course Description and Career Opportunities 

 

Note
  • JAMB officially classified this course under Faculty/School/College of Agriculture/Vet. Medicine.
  • Probable Degree type – [B. Agric. (B.Sc. (Hons.) B. Tech. (Hons.) B. Agric. Tech.) DVM]

The admission requirement to study Crop Production in Nigeria Universities includes one or a combination of ‘O’ level results or A-level result if you’re going through Direct Entry. This page will literally answer questions such as WAEC subject combination, JAMB UTME subject combination, Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers), where you can work with the degree and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. If you’re still having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some post that may be of benefit to you.

 

What is O level/WAEC subject combination (requirement) for Crop Production?
The subjects needed to study Crop Production in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The O level requirement that is the compulsory WAEC subject combination for Crop Production must include:

  1. Chemistry
  2. Biology/Agric Science
  3. Mathematics
  4. One Science/Social Science subject
  5. At least a pass in Physics
  6. A trade subject

 

What is JAMB UTME subject combination (subject needed) for Crop Production?
You should aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just an advice) 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… Don’t expect JAMB score upgrade. White collar Scammers are everywhere. JAMB UTME subject combination (subject needed) for Crop Production are

  1. Chemistry
  2. Biology/Agriculture
  3. Mathematics or Physics

 

What is Direct Entry requirement (that is the required A-level result you need) to study Crop Production?
Two ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and Biology/Agric Science/Botany/Zoology or Physics/Mathematics/Economics

 

Just a reminder: Everything 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 combination 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 Crop Production, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A-level result/certificate.
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

See useful guides on how to choose a course and university

List of Nigeria Universities offering Crop Production include:

  1. Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU)
  2. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  3. Crawford University Igbesa
  4. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  5. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  6. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye
  7. Salem University, Lokoja Click to read conditions

 

Where can I work with a Degree in Crop Production? 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Crop Production. I urge you to also find out where you can work with the degree. Please take your time to read The Act of Getting a Job – so you would know what you’re up against after graduating. Career opportunities will be added when we revisit this page.

 

The SSCE O level and A-level subject needed to study Crop Production have been listed above but, some Universities may accept D7 or E8 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.

Special Consideration
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (Waiver) for Crop Production?
(i) Federal University of Technology, Minna does not accept Social Science subjects. Other requirements are as in Agriculture.

(ii) Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU) – No direct entry admission.

(iii) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye requires ‘A’ level passes in both Chemistry and Biology. Accepts credit in OND (Agric) to 100 level programme. OND (distinction)/HND (Credit) /NCE (Double major) at credit level in Agriculture.

(iv) River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) and Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) – Same as in Animal Science.

(v) Federal University of Technology, Minna accepts NCE/OND/HND at minimum of Lower Credit level in addition to UTME requirement.

(vi) Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU) – as in Animal Production & Fisheries

(vii) Ekiti State University and Federal University of Technology, Akure – as in Agric. Economics and Extension

(viii) Bauchi State University, Gadau accepts NCE, OND (relevant field) in addition to UTME requirements.

(ix) Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU) accepts ND or NCE (Double Major) and HND in Agriculture with at least a credit pass in 200 level.

(x) Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) and University of Benin (UNIBEN) – Same as in Agric-Economics.

(xi) University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) same as in Agrci. Economics and Extension

(xiii) Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY) accepts: (a) ND/NCE in Agric. with a minimum of Merit grade in Agriculture. (b) IJMB with at least 7 cumulative points in Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural and Physics/ Mathematics.

(xiv) Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) as in Agric. Extension and Rural Development.

(xv) Federal University of Technology, Akure admits candidates with any of the followings: (a) ND with a minimum of upper credit from recognized Polytechnics or Colleges of Technology or the Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) or equivalent in relevant agriculture-based disciplines such as Agricultural Education and Crop Production Technology; (b) GCE Advanced Level passes in Biology and any of the following subjects: Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

(xvi) Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife (OAU) does not accept Economics and accepts HND/ND in Agriculture obtained at upper credit level from recognized Institution.

(xvii) University of Calabar (UNICAL) accepts HND, NCE/ND at merit level but does not accept IJMB.

(xviii) Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU) accepts ND/HND, NCE (relevant field) in addition to UTME requirements.

(xix) MAKRUDI accepts (a) Two `A” level passes in any of Chemistry and Biology/Agricultural Science/Botany/Zoology or Mathematics, (Pure & Applied) Physics, Geology and Economics). (b) NCE/ND/HND (Credit/Merit) in Agriculture

(xx) Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) accepts (a) Two `A” level passes in any of Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science or Physics (b) NCE/ND/HND (Credit/Merit) in Agriculture

(xxi) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki accept NCE with minimum Merit passes in relevant fields or HND and ND with minimum of Upper credit in relevant fields.

What is WAEC, NECO, GCE, Special Consideration Waiver) for Crop Production?
(i) University of Benin (UNIBEN) and Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) – Same as in Agricultural Economics.

(ii) University of Calabar (UNICAL) requires five ‘O’ level credit passes to include Chemistry, Biology/Agric Science Mathematics and one Science/Social Science subject and at least a pass in Physics plus English Language 9credit pass.

(iii) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye requires ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and Physics.

(iv) University of Benin (UNIBEN) – As in Agric Economics.

(v) Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU) requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science..

(vi) Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) accepts P.7 in English Language.

(vii) Federal University of Technology, Minna and NAU- as in Animal Production

(viii) River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST), University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU), University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) and Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike – as in Agric Economics.

(ix) Federal University of Technology, Minna and Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) require credit passes in English Language and Mathematics

(x) Bauchi State University, Gadau and River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) require credit in English language for UTME but accept a pass in Physics.

(xi) University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) – Same as in Fisheries.

(xiii) Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli and Abia State University, Uturu require five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science.

(xiv) Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY) requires credit passes in Chemistry, Biology/ Agric. Sc. and any one from Physics /Geography/ Economics/ Horticulture.

(xv) Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) as in Agric. Extension and Rural Development.

(xvi) Federal University of Technology, Akure requires five credits at WASSCE or NECO or GCE O/L or equivalent examinations at a maximum of two sittings in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science. At least a Pass in Physics is required.

(xvii) University of Agriculture, Makurdi requires five credit passes in Biology or Agriculture Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language, Physics or any other Science subjects. Accepts a pass in Physics.

(xviii) Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) requires five credit passes in Biology or Agriculture Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language, Physics.

What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration Waiver) for Crop Production?
(i) Federal University of Technology, Akure requires English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science.

(ii) Salem University, Lokoja – Same as in Soil Science.

(iii) Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) requires English language, Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture Science, and Physics/Mathematics (iv) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye requires Chemistry and any two of Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Agricultural Science and Geography.

(v) Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY) requires Biology/Agric. Sc. and any other two of Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Economics and Mathematics.

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