Agricultural Science

Agricultural science was once the major source of Nigeria's Income then we moved to Petrol, people stopped farming food became scarce and then became ultimately expensive. Most states in Nigeria import their food from the north because that is where most of the farming occurs.

Now Imagine if the North Becomes developed and Filled with cities like the south, who would farm food for Nigerians? This course exposes students to the different practices involved in the production of Plants and Animals for Different Uses. They also learn New Methods and Administrative Approaches being used in Farming. It is a Four year bachelor's degree program and graduates of this course have career opportunities as Farmers, Ranchers etc. In Agriculture Cooperative Management Students are exposed to how different farmers channel resources in order to undertake certain projects and activities.

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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Agriculture is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Ahmadu Bello University Babcock University
University of Ilorin Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University
Gregory University University of Agriculture, Makurdi
University of Maiduguri Usumanu Danfodiyo University
Imo State University, Federal University,, Dutse.
Federal University,, Dutsin-Ma. Federal University,, Oye-Ekiti.
Federal University,, Wukari. Federal University, Kashere
Landmark University Olabisi Onabanjo University
Plateau State University River State University of Science and Technology
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, University of Nigeria
Kano University of Science & Technology Ekiti State University
Bayero University Bowen University
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Cross River State University of Science & Technology
Kogi State University Adamwa State University
Igbinedion University University of Abuja
University of Uyo Ebonyi State University
University of Jos Delta State University
Kwara State University
Available as AgriBusiness Management in:
University of Agriculture Makurdi
Available as Agricultural Administration in:
Federal University, of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Available as Agric and Cooperative Management in:
Olabisi Onabanjo University

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