Yearly, candidates with flare for agriculture choose Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture (MOUOA) either as their first or second choice when filling their JAMB forms. But before going through that, it is only customary for one to know the course of study or better put, the exact college as it as refered to in universities of technologies in Nigeria, and in order to make it easier, we decided to come out with a comprehensive list of courses offered in Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture MOUOA and their basic requirements for admission into any of the under-listed courses. Please note that these courses and their requirements are strictly for Undergraduates.
Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture MOUOA has 7 colleges and 31 departments, since it was established in 1992 and began full operation in 1993
All applicants seeking admission into First Year of any degree course in the University must be qualified for admission before the beginning of the session in which they wish to enter. The following requirements must be met by the applicants;
- The general entrance requirements, and
- Additional College or Departmental course requirements.
Intending Students of the University are advised to go through the Admission requirements as seen below inorder to ensure that they had satisfied the requirements before applying for admission.
Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture (MOUOA): GENERAL ENTRY ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
The minimum age for admission into MOUOA is 16 years. Students are admitted into the University degree programmes through the popular entrance examination (Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination -UTME) organized by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The candidate must in addition have an acceptable score in the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Examination or a Diploma, NCE with at least lower credit. The candidate should at least possess a minimum of 5 credit passes at the SSCE or equivalent obtained at not more than 2 sittings in relevant subjects including English and Mathematics. The cut-off mark for Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture MOUOA is 180.
The B. Agriculture programme, requires five credit passes in SSCE/WASC/GCE ‘O’ Level which must include Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science, Mathematics, Physics and English Language. However, every applicant must have attempted Physics and Mathematics at WASC/SSCE/GCE O’ Level. The exact requirements of different programmes which may be modified from time to time by the university Senate could be obtained from the University Registry as well as JAMB’s information publications for potential students.
See below, the list of courses offered in Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture MOUOA
College of Agricultural & Science Education
Agricultural And Home Economics Education
Industrial Technology Education
Library and Information Science
College of Agric Economics, Rural Sociology & Extention
Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology
College of Animal Science And Animal Production
Animal Breeding And Physiology
Animal Nutrition And Forage Science
Animal Production And Livestock Management
College of Applied Food Science and Tourism
Food Science and Technology
Hotel Management and Tourism
Human Nutrition and Dietetics
College of Crop & Soil Science
Plant Health Management
Soil Science and Meteorology
College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Agricultural and Bio-resources Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
College of General Studies and Communications (CGSC)
History and Philosophy of Science
Philosophy and Logic
Peace and Conflict Studies
Health and Physical Education
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