In this post, I will show you the best universities to study Biochemistry in Nigeria. Biochemistry is one of the most popular courses in Nigeria and very competitive. This course can be studied under the Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Science. You must be a science student with a good background science subjects for you to study Biochemistry in Nigeria Universities.

If you wish to study Biochemistry, you will be exposed to the internal workings of chemical processes in relation to the biological makeup of living organisms. Biochemistry deep study of biology and chemistry, organic and inorganic chemistry, DNA AND RNA. A strong foundation in biology, chemistry and a little bit of physics is key to making it in this department.

To gain admission into the universities to study Biochemistry, these are the 9 WAEC, NECO or GCE subject that you should write. You can also use two sittings to gain admission.

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Biology
  5. Physics
  6. Economics/Further Mathematics
  7. Geography/Agriculture
  8. Yoruba/Igbo/Hausa
  9. A trade subject

The table below, in no particular order, shows the 10 best universities to study Biochemistry

UniversitiesAcceptance Rate
BUK20 – 22%
AUE60 – 74%
UNN25 – 31%
RSUST37 – 49%
OAU21 – 25%
UNILAG20 -22%
UNILORIN22 – 25%
UNIBEN25 – 31%
KUST37 – 49%
WESLEY60 – 74%

Although there are over 100 universities in Nigeria where you can study Biochemistry, admission competition is still very high for the above-mentioned universities.

The table above is provided for informational purposes only and you should not act on the basis of the content on the table. The information contained in this table is derived from data obtained from sources believed by Fatherprada to be reliable and in good faith, but no warranties or guarantees with regard to the accuracy, completeness or suitability of the table. Any opinions expressed reflect the current judgment of the author of the post and may change without notice.

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