FUKASHERE Department of Applied Geophysics  Admission Requirement



This article is designed to help students who wish to study Applied Geophysics under the Faculty of Sciences in The Federal University, Kashere  as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in (FUKASHERE)  to  carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.

Federal University, Kashere is located in Gombe state and was established by the deferral government of Nigeria in 2011 to operate as a federal university. . The university has no religious affiliation and accepts students from different parts of the country.  Federal University, Kashere courses includes bachelors degree programs in Education, agriculture, science and socials sciences. The university has a slightly competitive admission process and provides students with various facilities like hostels, college buildings

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The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Applied Geophysics;

You require;

Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Biology


(i) OAU requires five `O’ level credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Biology/Further Mathematics, Mathematics and Physics

(ii) FUTA accepts five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes at a maximum of two (2) sittings in the following subjects: English Language, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and any other one of Biology/Geography/Technical Drawing

(iii) UNILORIN requires five (5) ‘O’ Level Credit passes to include English Language, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and any one of the following: Further Mathematics, Biology, and Geography

(vi) FED-KASHERE requires Five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any of Further Mathematics, Geography and Biology.


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Applied Geophysics under the Faculty of Sciences in the above Universities include;

Any three (3) of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics


(i) UNICAL does not accept Biology.

(ii) FUTA require Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

(iii) UNILORIN requires Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry

(iv) FED-KASHERE requires Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

(v) OAU require Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry


These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Applied Geophysics, if you don’t intend to use UTME.

You require;’A’ level passes in Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics

(i)  OAU requires ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics

(ii)  OAU accepts HND upper credit in Mining Engineering plus the UTME requirements.

(iii)  UNICAL – Same as for Physics. 

(iv) FUTA requires;
(a) ND with a minimum of upper credit or equivalent in Geophysics, Geology, Mining, Civil and Electrical/Electronic Engineering or any other course adjudged relevant by the Department; or (b) ‘A’ Level or its equivalent in Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry with grades not less than C at one sitting.

(v) UNILORIN accepts;
a) A level passes to include Physics, Mathematics and any one of Chemistry and Geology.
b) National Diploma (Upper Credit) in Electrical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Geology and Mining, Physics or Computer Science.

(vi)  FED-KASHERE accepts Two ‘A’ Level Passes (A-E) in any of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Geography. Upper Credit in ND/NCE in Physics or relevant discipline or 10 Points in IJMB in Mathematics and Physics and any other one from Chemistry, Biology and Geography

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into FUKASHERE for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have score a minimum of  180 and above in your JAMB result.

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