The main purpose of researching and writing on this topic “WAEC & JAMB Subjects to Study Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering”, is because arm you with the knowledge of the requirements and prerequisites of this course which will, in turn, enable you seamlessly register with troubles.

Some of the things you will find on this page include, the various subject combination to study Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering. We also made available Direct Entry requirements and the list of Universities offering Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering.

Please be informed that Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering is under the faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology. The course is strictly for students with a science background which means that commercial or art students wouldn’t be able to study this course in any higher institution in Nigeria. Below are the requirements you must meet to be eligible to apply for admission into any higher institution in Nigeria.

JAMB Subject Combination to Study Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering

There are three subjects that are Compulsory if you are applying to be admitted into any higher institution in Nigeria through JAMB UTME. Nevertheless, JAMB expects all students to score not less than 180 to be qualified to study this course at any Nigerian University.


But we advise you to aim for 200 and above to stand a better chance of being admitted. below are the three (3) Compulsory subjects required in the JAMB examination.

1). Chemistry

2). Mathematics

3). Physics.



*. The University of Nigeria Nsukka requires an ‘A’ level pass in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics in addition to UTME requirements.

WAEC Subjects to Study Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering

You are expected to have not less than five (5) credit passes in your SSCE (WAEC, NECO, GCE). Below are the five compulsory subjects required to Study Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering:

1). Use of English Language.

2). Chemistry.

3). Physics.

4). Mathematics.

5). One other subject from the following subjects; Tractor Layout Power Unit Under Carriage and Auto Electricity; Transmission System; Implement and Machine; Agric Sc. or Materials & Workshop Process and Machining, Construction and Maintenance of Agricultural Machines; Principles of Crop Husbandry and Land Use, Materials and Workshop Processes; General Wood Work and Building/Engineering Drawing, general Metal Work.


*.  The University of Nigeria Nsukka requires five (5) O’ level credit passes which must include Maths, Physics, and Chemistry in not more than two sittings.

Direct Entry Requirements

If you don’t intend to gain admission through UTME then you must ensure that you satisfy the requirements that will be listed below if you want to gain admission through Direct Entry to study Agricultural and Bio-Resources Engineering.

  • You must ensure you possess an ‘A’ level pass or its equivalent in Physics and Mathematics.


a). MOUA requires ND/HND with good grades in relevant programs

b). FUTMINNA requires ND/HND at the upper credit level.

c). UNN accepts

i). ‘A’ level passes in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry in addition to the UTME requirements.
ii). Complete pass in Intermediate ICAN examination or its equivalent.
iii). HND/ND/NCE in relevant programs.
iv). Pass in final examinations of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries.

Universities in Nigeria Offering Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering

1). UNN (University of Nigeria)

2). UNIZIK (Nnamdi Azikiwe University)

3). FUTMINNA (Federal University of Technology Minna)

4). TASU (Taraba State University)

5). MOUAU (Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike)

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