Agricultural Extension

A major challenge with Agriculture in Nigeria is most farmers are Illiterates. And it is important that they be educated on new practices and policies in Agriculture. Farmers are taught how to manage their farms efficiently and improve their productivity in Farms. It is a Four Year degree course and Graduates have Career opportunities as Farmers, Ranchers and Crop Producers etc.

To be Admitted into this course Aspirants are expected to take English Language, either Biology or Agricultural Science, Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics in the annual UTME examination, They are also expected to have a 5 credit pass in WAEC/NECO with subjects including Mathematics, English Language,either Geography or Economics or Physics, Chemistry and either Biology or Agricultural Science. However we recommend that you View Jamb Brochure as Admission Requirements vary in different Universities.

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Agricultural extension is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Federal University, of Technology owerri University of Nigeria
Available as Agric Extension and Communication Technology in:
Federal University, of Technology, Akure
Available as Agric Extension and Rural Sociology in:
Olabisi Onabanjo University Niger Delta University
Available as Agric Extention and Management in:
National Open University of Nigeria
Available as Agric Extension and Rural Development in:
Crawford University University of Ibadan
Landmark University Ladoke Akintola University of Technology,
Obafemi Awolowo University Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta

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