The prime aim of coming up with this article is to provide you with the various requirements and the proper WAEC and JAMB Subjects for Agricultural Extension Services.
On this page, you will find some information like the WAEC and JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Extension Services. We also added the Special Considerations (Waiver), Direct Entry (DE) requirements, and List of Universities in Nigeria where you can study Agricultural Extension Services.
We urge you to ensure that you pay proper attention to getting all the knowledge required to successfully apply for admission to study Agricultural Extension Services at any Nigerian University. We added additional information such as jobs for those with a degree in Agricultural Extension Services. But ensure that you are a science student before you apply for this course because Agricultural Extension Services is a pure science course.
READ THIS: REQUIRED SUBJECTS FOR AGRIC-EXTENSION AND RURAL SOCIOLOGY.
WAEC Subjects for Agricultural Extension Services
You are required to have five (5) SSCE credit passes in the following O’Level subjects listed below:
1). Biology/Agricultural Science.
2). English Language.
5). And any of the following subjects; Economics, Geography, and Physics.
NOTE: The O’Level subject Combination is not limited to just WAEC alone, it also includes NECO, GCE, and their equivalent.
1). FUAM and UNN accept 5 ‘O ’level credit pass in the following subjects Biology/or Agricultural Science, English Language, Chemistry, and either Physics or Mathematics.
2). FUTO requires 5 SSC credit passes in Mathematics, English Language, Biology/Agricultural Science, Physics, Chemistry, and Economics. They also accept an ‘O’ level pass in Physics which must not be more than 2 sittings.
- STUDY AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING.
- WAEC AND JAMB SUBJECTS FOR AGRIC BUSINESS.
- STUDY AGRIC COOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT.
- AGRICULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING.
- AGRICULTURAL AND BIORESOURCES ENGINEERING.
- AGRICULTURAL AND BIOSYSTEMS ENGINEERING.
JAMB Subjects for Agricultural Extension Services
Knowing the proper JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Extension Services is good, but you need to also know that you are required to reach the JAMB cut-off Mark for Agricultural Extension Services which is 180.
We urge you to aim for 200 and above so you can stand a better position of being admitted into any University in Nigeria. Below are the three (3) compulsory JAMB subjects for Agricultural Extension Services which is under the faculty of Agriculture:
1). Biology /Agriculture.
2). Mathematics or Physics.
READ ALSO: AGRICULTURAL ADMINISTRATION.
Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates
There are conditions you must satisfy as a direct entry candidate who doesn’t intend to use UTME to apply for admission to study Agricultural Economics at any University in Nigeria. Below are the Direct Entry (DE) requirements for Agricultural Economics:
- Two (2) ‘A’ level passes or equivalents in Chemistry and Agricultural Science/Biology/Zoology/Botany/Economics/Mathematics/Geography/Physics/Geology.
1). UNN and FUTO accept
i). Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one of Botany/Biology/Agricultural Science/Zoology, Economics, Geography/Geology, Physics, Mathematics (Pure & Applied) plus the UTME requirements.
PLEASE READ THIS: ADMISSION REQUIREMENT FOR AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS.
Universities in Nigeria Offering Agric Extension Service
- UNN (University of Nigeria, Nsuka).
Career and jobs for Agricultural Extension Service
- Extension Officer
- Extension Agent
- Extension Specialist
- Development Officer
- Livestock Agent
- Crops Agent
- Secondary School Teacher
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