Animal Production

The Meat, the fish, the chicken we consume everyday are available because someone reared them for the purpose of consumption. Animal Production teaches students the different aspects and practices involved in the production and distribution of Animals and Livestock for Production. These Animals are reared in Farms across the country mostly for food. It is a Four year bachelor's degree program and graduates of this Course have career opportunities as Ranchers

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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Animal Production is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Adamawa State University Bauchi State University
Federal University of Technology, Minna
Available as Animal Nutrition in:
Federal University, of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Available as Animal Nutrition and Forage Science in:
Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
Available as Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology in:
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Available as Animal Production and Health Services in:
Federal University, of Agriculture, Abeokuta Federal University, of Technology, Akure
Ekiti State University
Available as Animal Production and Livestock Management in:
Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike
Available as Livestock Production in:
Niger Delta University

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