60 Universities that offers Biology in Nigeria

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Universities offering Biology

So you want to study Biology… This means you’re a Science student but do have what it takes? I mean, it is not enough to know the list of Nigerian Universities that offers Biology. You also need to know the WAEC subject that you need to study Biology as well as the JAMB subjects.

Do you? If no, use the search box below to know the subject combination you need to qualify and study Biology in Nigeria. This the first steps toward studying Biology in Nigeria universities. You will need other documents too for pre-screening and Matriculation screening.

Your JAMB score, Post UTME score and WAEC Grade will be calculated and the aggregate score is what determine if you qualify to study Biology. Moreover, those who got their O level result in one sitting have a better chance of getting admission to study Biology than those using two sittings.

Do you know that Biology is one of the most popular courses in Nigeria and very competitive in university? Competitiveness means many students want to gain admission to study this course.

Once a course is competitive, it simply means certain measures are put in place to make sure they limit the number of students they can admit. Such limitation includes high jamb cut off mark, a limited number of admissible students, strict subject combinations etc.


But what is so special about this course… Let me give you a little info about Biology before you go through the list of universities that offers Biology in Nigeria.

Biology is the study of life in all its various forms, from simple viruses to complex organisms such as human beings. You explore the science that underpins developments in areas such as biotechnology, genetics and treatments for disease.

This BSc programme provides a broad survey of the various biological disciplines, including biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, infection and immunity, evolution, genetics, microbiology and the physiology of animals and plants. You learn how biology influences our everyday lives and drives social change

You also ought to know which Faculty this Biology course belongs to in the university. Biology course can be studied under diifferent Faculties. Same course but a different approach. Below is a comprehensive list of higher institutions in Nigeria that offers Biology. If there is a university not listed, please indicate by leaving a comment.

Courses related to Biology

Use the search box below to get information about these courses

  • Molecular Biology
  • Applied Biology
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Microbiology
  • Applied Botany

Here are the list of universities that offers Biology in Nigeria:

  1. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
  2. Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU)
  3. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekit
  4. Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
  5. Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross River State
  6. Augustine University
  7. Yobe State University, Damaturu
  8. Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  9. Bayero University, Kano
  10. Baze University
  11. ECWA Bingham University, New Karu
  12. Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
  13. Coal City University Enugu State
  14. Covenant University Ota
  15. CHRISLAND
  16. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  17. Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
  18. Cross River State University of Science & Technology, Calabar (CRUTECH)
  19. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
  20. Edo University Iyamo
  21. Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
  22. Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  23. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)
  24. Evangel University, Akaeze
  25. Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State (FUKASHERE)
  26. Federal University, Birnin Kebbi (FUBK)
  27. Federal University Gashua, Yobe
  28. Umar Suleiman College of Education, Gashua
  29. Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina
  30. Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State (FUNAI)
  31. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa (FUOTUOKE)
  32. Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State (FUWUKARI)
  33. Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  34. Gregory University, Uturu
  35. Gombe State University, Gombe
  36. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  37. Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa (SLU)
  38. Kaduna State University, Kaduna (KASU)
  39. Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  40. Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
  41. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  42. Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil (KUST)
  43. Landmark University, Omu-Aran
  44. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)
  45. Lead City University, Ibadan
  46. University of Mkar, Mkar
  47. Mountain Top University
  48. Northwest University Kano (NWU)
  49. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  50. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil
  51. Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom
  52. Salem University, Lokoja
  53. Sokoto State University
  54. Summit University
  55. Tansian University, Umunya
  56. Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED)
  57. Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK)
  58. Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)
  59. Kings University, Ode Omu (UNIKINGS)
  60. Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State.

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