NOUN Agricultural Courses – National Open University Of Nigeria Admission Requirements for B.Agric (Crop Production And Protection Sciences)
The Bachelor of Agriculture is a wide course on its own with many branches of which (Crop Production and Protection Sciences) programme is one of them and under the faculty of Agricultural Sciences courses offered in National open university of Nigeria (NOUN).
The aims of the programme is to produce quality graduates that will be self reliant to proffer solutions to basic and emerging crop protection, crop improvement and environmental management challenges. It also provide a conducive environment for cutting-edge research in the areas of crop protection, crop improvement and environmental management and to proffer solutions to pest and environmental challenges in the society through excellent diagnostic and management services.
Candidates seeking admission into B. Agric Crop Production and Protection Sciences in National Open University Of Nigeria (NOUN), must have the following requirements listed below:
ENTRY LEVEL (100 LEVEL)
COMPULSORY O-LEVEL REQUIREMENTS
A minimum of 5 credits in O’ levels. (SSSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB) which must include the following
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DIRECT ENTRY MODE (200-LEVEL)
Candidates with the following qualifications are eligible for admission to 200-level;
Those that have satisfied the above minimum ‘O’ level conditions for admission, and in addition have a minimum of two passes at the General Certificate of Education Advanced Level or its equivalent in Agricultural Science, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Zoology, English Language, Geography, Geology, Health Science and Physics.
Those that have satisfied the above minimum ‘O’ level conditions for admission, and in addition have obtained the National Diploma (ND) in Agricultural Economics and Extension, Animal Health and Production, Crop science and Soil Science with a minimum of upper credit, are eligible for direct entry into the five-year course. The ND must be obtained from a School or College accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and recognized by the University.
Those that have satisfied the above minimum ‘O’ level conditions for admission, and in addition have obtained the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) in Agric Science, Biology/Chemistry, Integrated Science/Biology and Integrated Science/Chemistry with a minimum of credit, are eligible for direct entry into five-year course.
ACCEPTABLE A-LEVEL SUBJECTS
ACCEPTABLE DIPLOMA RESULTS
|Agricultural Economics & Extension||Upper Credit|
|Animal Health And Production||Upper Credit|
|Crop Science||Upper Credit|
|Soil Science||Upper Credit|
ACCEPTABLE NCE RESULTS
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