O Level & A Level Requirement – Subject Combination for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology 2024; including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering the Course, WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB, Course Description and Career Opportunities


Course Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology
Qualification B. Agric. (B.Sc. (Hons.) B. Tech. (Hons.) B. Agric. Tech.) DVM
Duration 3 – 4 Years
Suitability Science students
Cut off mark 180
Entrance Non Competitive
Related courses Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology related courses
Job Availability Low and Competitive

You must be a science student to study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology in Nigeria Universities, and that’s can only be possible if you meet admission requirements. This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level requirement.

In other words, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), Special consideration (waivers) and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. In other to help you avoid having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some student guide articles that will be of benefit to you. You can ignore.


WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology

The subjects needed to study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology in WAEC must contain five (5) credits. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The required WAEC subject combination (O level requirement) for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology must include:

  1. Agricultural Science/Chemistry
  2. Biology
  3. Mathematics
  4. Any two other subjects and at least a pass in English Language and Physics
  5. A trade subject

JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology 

Knowing JAMB subjects for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is not enough. You should aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just a piece of advice) because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic… Please note – JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB, ND, HND or Predegree!..

These are JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology

  1. Biology/Agric Science
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics/Physics.

Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology
Two ‘A’ level passes or equivalent in Chemistry and Biology or Agic Science

If for some reason you are not satisfied or cannot meet up this admission requirement that is the subject combination above, perhaps you should consider other Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology similar courses or take a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad or within. Education is now a choice. And please before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider

  • The Fees
  • The Distance
  • The Environment
  • The Degree Certificate
  • Vulnerability to Strike
  • Acceptable O Level and A-level Result
  • Academic Calendar

See useful guides on how to choose a course and university

This is the list of Universities offering Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology in Nigeria

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) offers Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology

Cut-off Mark for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology course

The cut-off mark for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology 180. You can check these universities JAMB UTME cut off marks here. Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is a good course and you can also check the top best Agricultural courses. This should not influence you. Follow your heart or seek my counsel.

Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is how many years course and under which faculty?

Depending on your mode of entry, Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is a three to four years course in Nigeria. According to JAMB, this course is under Faculty of Agriculture but may be under a different faculty in some universities.

Can a commercial or art student study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology

No! Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is a science course and not suitable for commercial or art student. But if you have required subject combination in your O level result, you can go for it if that is the course you desire to study. If you’re still in secondary school, you may find it difficult to change subjects during WAEC registration because your schools may go against it. The alternative way to write the required subjects combination for Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is through GCE.

Is Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology a science or social science subject?

Many students ask me this question and this is my answer. Yes, Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology is natural science subject. Want details? checkout what natural science courses is all about and get to know the courses under natural science.

Where can I work with a Degree in Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology 
I believe you now know the subjects required to study Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology. I urge you to also find out where you can work with the degree. Please take your time to read Fatherprada’s Career Guide – so that you can have knowledge on how the labour market operates after graduating. Career opportunities will be added when we revisit this page.

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