140 lists of science courses you can study in Nigeria

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The ultimate list of science courses for students in the science department

Are you a science student in secondary school who is still busy with the thoughts of which best science course you can study in Nigeria? Or perhaps you have left secondary school for a while and now wants to seek admission to study a science course at the university.

I have compiled 140 lists of science courses you can study as a student of science in Nigeria with access Admission requirements on this site. That is the subjects you need to have in your O level (WAEC, NECO, GCE) result to study these science courses. Use the search box below the list to search for each science course subject combinations.

In case you don’t know, there are more than 5 faculties at the university where science courses are taught. They include the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Medicine, Agriculture, Engineering, Technological and Environmental etc… Ah! I guess you don’t that. This list focuses primarily on courses under the Faculty of Science.

Besides, your department in secondary school does not determine what you will study in the university. So long you have the right subject combination for the course you wish to study.

This is a long list of science courses in Nigeria. I assume you may have had an idea of what you wish to study but yet, I urge you to go through this list carefully – I bet you may change your mind. So Take your time… and make the right choice… Check out this 12 list of best science courses in Nigeria.

With these subject combinations below, you can study almost any science courses listed here. Aside from Mathematics and  English, the subjects in bold is a must if you wish to study any science course. LAUTECH even demands that all candidates must have at least a pass in Physics for any of the courses they offer. Civic and Trade subject is not a must. Even if you fail Civic Education and Trade subject, you will still be given admission so far have you have 5 credit in the required subjects.

  1. Mathematics
  2. English Language
  3. Civic Education
  4. Chemistry
  5. Physics
  6. Biology
  7. Agriculture
  8. Yoruba or Igbo or Hausa
  9. A trade subject

These are the list of science courses for science students in Nigeria

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Now you know the Science courses available to you. Like I mentioned earlier, this list is a pure Science course. Make sure you choose what you desire and don’t be influenced by friends and family. If you want to know more about Science courses you can read more about it here  If you’re looking for the list of Science subjects in WAEC or JAMB click here

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56 thoughts on “140 lists of science courses you can study in Nigeria”

  1. Pls sir
    Is there any other dat deal with physics , chemistry ,math, English , except civil engineering mechanical engineering , computer engineering ,which other 1 pls

  2. What can I study with this subjects in university
    Technical drawing
    Civic education

  3. Please I’m finding it difficult to choose a science course to study, looking forward to getting a mail from you.

  4. am a clinical officer ( i have diploma in clinical medicine) now i want to study degree in any science course through that qualification

  5. Pls sir I need ur help in choosing course to study am a science student. But am developing interest in business line pls wht should I do

  6. Pls sir I have check social science course but for me to do it I have to be art class but am science class sir which I find it difficult to switch .pls sir wht Abt computer science nd Economics can I go for it

  7. Sir I am good in computer, so I want to study computer engineering but the university I applied for does not have that course so I need u to choose something related to computer for me so that I can study it.

  8. good evening sir,
    pls what can i study with this my results

  9. Pls sir am having a great problem in choosing the course i can study with these waec result sir, geography D7 civic edu C6 chemistry D7 physics C5 english C4 math C4 biology C6 agric sci B3 animal husbandry C4

  10. Am a science student, have wrote jamb many times, but my problem is that am developing interest for business course. I was given admission last year at a polytechnic in the department of hospitality management. And i feel like quitting and rewrite jamb. Pls what can I do to avoid regretting or blaming myself tommorow

  11. What’s can I study with my nabteb result ? I study computer in technical
    School but can I go for any other subject with THR nabteb result

  12. Sir what course can I study but I’m not good at calculations. I’m okay in any other subjects I’m 50% good with calculations. Pls help out

  13. sir, can I study microbiology with this waec results mathematics A1
    English C5
    biology C6
    chemistry C4
    physics E8
    in university of minna with jamb score 167


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