Before we begin to list out the WAEC and JAMB Subject Combination for Biochemistry, it is necessary we first inform you that this course is strictly for science students. In this post, we will not only list the WAEC and JAMB Subject Combination for Biochemistry but we will also list the various universities offering this course.

You can only study Biochemistry when you have been able to meet the various requirements that will be out listed in this article. Some of the things we covered in this article include JAMB UTME subject combination and requirements for Biochemistry, Direct Entry requirements, ‘O’ level subject combination, Special consideration (waivers), universities offering the course, and required screening documents for possible admission into Nigeria universities, and more.

Jamb UTME Subject combination for Biochemistry:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics.

WAEC Subject Combination for Biochemistry

All candidates aspiring to study biochemistry in any of the Nigerian Universities or institutions should be aware that he/she must have at least five (5) credits passed in their ‘O’ Level examination. Below are the ‘O’ Level requirements for studying biochemistry:

  1. A trade subject
  2. Biology
  3. Chemistry
  4. English Language
  5. Mathematics
  6. Physics

Direct Entry Requirement:

  • Two (2) A Level passes in Chemistry and any one of  /Botany/ Biology/ Zoology, Mathematics, and Physics.

Places You can work with a Degree in Biochemistry

  • Agribusiness Companies/Organizations: Developing effective and safer agricultural products.
  • Cosmetic Companies: Creating more effective and safer products
  • Food & Product Development or Regulation organizations: Ensuring the safety of food
  • Hospital Laboratories: Analyzing samples from patients in other to provide treatment advice
  • Pharmaceutical Companies: Drugs development and other pharmaceutical products
  • University Laboratories: Research anything from disease treatments to gene therapy.

These are the list of Universities offering Biochemistry in Nigeria

  1. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  2. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  3. Adeleke University Ede (AUE)
  4. Abia State University, Uturu
  5. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  6. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  7. Achievers University, Owo
  8. Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan (ACU)
  9. Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  10. Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
  11. Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross River State
  12. Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  13. Bowen University, Iwo
  14. Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  15. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  16. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  17. Bayero University, Kano
  18. Bells University of Technology, Otta
  19. Caleb University, Lagos
  20. Caritas University, Enugu
  21. Crawford University Igbesa
  22. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  23. Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
  24. Coal City University Enugu State
  25. Covenant University Ota
  26. Crescent University (CUAB)
  27. Chrisland University
  28. Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
  29. Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar (CRUTECH)
  30. Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU)
  31. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
  32. Edo University Iyamo
  33. ECWA Bingham University, New Karu
  34. Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  35. Ekiti State University
  36. Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State
  37. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)
  38. Evangel University, Akaeze
  39. Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina
  40. Federal University Gashua, Yobe Umar Suleiman College of Education, Gashua
  41. Federal University, Gusau Zamfara (FUGUS)
  42. Federal University, Birnin Kebbi (FUBK)
  43. Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State (FULAFIA)
  44. Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State (FULOKOJA)
  45. Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State (FUNAI)
  46. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa (FUOTUOKE)
  47. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  48. Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State (FUWUKARI)
  49. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
  50. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  51. Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
  52. Fountain University, Oshogbo
  53. Gregory University, Uturu
  54. Gombe State University, Gombe
  55. Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  56. Hallmark University, Ijebi Itele, Ogun
  57. Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
  58. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)
  59. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  60. Kaduna State University, Kaduna (KASU)
  61. Kogi State University Anyigba
  62. Kings University, Ode Omu (UNIKINGS)
  63. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  64. Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil (KUST)
  65. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  66. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  67. Landmark University, Omu-Aran
  68. Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)
  69. Lead City University, Ibadan
  70. Madonna University, Okija
  71. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY)
  72. Micheal & Cecilia Ibru University
  73. Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo
  74. Mountain Top University
  75. Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike
  76. Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU)
  77. Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK)
  78. Northwest University Kano (NWU)
  79. Novena University, Ogume
  80. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  81. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU)
  82. Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State
  83. ONONG
  84. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  85. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye
  86. Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa (OSUSTECH)
  87. Paul University, Awka – Anambra State
  88. Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU)
  89. Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  90. Renaissance University, Enugu
  91. River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST)
  92. Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State
  93. Salem University, Lokoja
  94. Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa
  95. Sokoto State University
  96. Southwestern University, Oku Owa
  97. Tansian University, Umunya
  98. University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  99. University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
  100. University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  101. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  102. University of Mkar, Mkar
  103. Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK)
  104. Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)
  105. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  106. Veritas University, Abuja,
  107. Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
  108. Wesley University of Science & Technology, Ondo

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