Animal Science

This course is Quite Similar to Animal Production but here students study these animals, their Biology and Behaviors. More often Undergraduates are exposed to the different Parts of Animals like Cattles, Sheep and Chickens etc. Individuals that Intend to study this course should have paid close attention to agricultural science in secondary school. They should also have an Interest in the course and Animals so as to enjoy their four years of study. It is a Four year bachelor's degree program and graduates of this course have career opportunities as Animal Scientists, Ranchers and Farmers 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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Animal Science is available in the Following Nigerian Universities:

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University University of Benin
Obafemi Awolowo University University of Maiduguri
Nasarawa State University University of Nigeria
University of Calabar River State University of Science and Technology
Delta State University University of Ibadan
University of Port-Harcourt Ambrose Alli University
University of Agriculture, Makurdi Osun State University
Akwa Ibom State University of Technology University of Uyo
Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
Available as Animal Science and Range Management in:
Modibbo Adama University of Technology
Available as Animal Science and Tech in:
Federal University, of Technology, Owerri
Available as Animal Science and Aquaculture in:
Hezekiah University
Available as Animal Science and Environmental Biology in:
Imo State University Federal-University-Oye-Ekiti
Available as Aimal Science and Fisheries in:
Enugu State University of Science and Technology
Available as Animal Science and Production in:
Joseph Ayo Babalola University,
Available as Animal Breeding and Physiology in:
Michael Okpara University of Agricultural University of Agriculture Makurdi
Available as Animal Breeding and Genetics in:
Federal University, of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Available as Animal Physiology in:
Federal University, of Agriculture, Abeokuta

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Animal Production


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