Nigerian Universities Offering Biochemistry [Year]

This is a compilation of the List of Universities Offering Biochemistry in Nigeria. Biochemistry explores the chemistry of living organisms and the molecular basis for changes in living cells. 

In this article, we will share The subject combinations needed to study Biochemistry JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements, O’Level Subjects Requirements, and other information you require to gain admission to study Biochemistry successfully.

List of Universities that Offer Biochemistry as a Course

The following is the list of universities that offer Biochemistry as a course:

  • Abia State University, Uturu
  • Achievers University Owo
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
  • Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State
  • Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo
  • Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin
  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Anambra State University, Uli
  • Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State
  • Bayero University, Kano
  • Bells University Of Technology, Ota
  • Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  • Bingham University, Karu
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Caleb University, Imota
  • Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu
  • Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
  • Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota
  • Crawford University,Faith City, Km 8, Atan-Agbara Road, Igbesa
  • Crescent University, Abeokuta
  • Cross Rivers University Of Technology, Calabar
  • Delta State University, Abraka
  • Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
  • Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  • Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State
  • Enugu State University Of Science And Technology, Enugu
  • Evangel University, Akaeze, Ebonyi State
  • Federal College Of Education, Yola (Affiliated To Ahmadu Bello University, Zar
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
  • Federal University Of Technology Minna
  • Federal University Of Technology, Akure
  • Federal University Of Technology, Owerri
  • Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State
  • Federal University, Dustin-Ma, Katsina State
  • Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State
  • Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  • Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State
  • Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  • Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
  • Fountain University, Osogbo
  • Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike
  • Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
  • Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
  • Hallmark University, Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  • Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City
  • Imo State University, Owerri
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  • Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  • Kano University Of Science And Technology, Wudil
  • Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology, Aliro
  • Kogi State University, Anyigba
  • Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
  • Lead City University, Ibadan
  • Madonna University, Okija
  • Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State
  • Michael And Cecilia Ibru University, Owhrode, Delta State
  • Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike
  • Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola
  • Mountain Top University, Makogi/Oba, Ogun State
  • Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island
  • Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
  • Northwest University, Kano, Kano State
  • Novena University Ogume
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  • Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  • Ondo State University Of Medical Sciences Laje Road, Ondo, Ondo State
  • Ondo State University Of Science And Technology, Okitipupa
  • Osun State University, Osogbo
  • Plateau State University, Bokkos
  • Redeemers University
  • Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu
  • Rhema University, Obeama, Rivers State
  • Rivers State University Of Science And Technology, Port Harcourt
  • Salem University, Lokoja
  • Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State
  • Sokoyo State University, Sokoto
  • Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State
  • Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State
  • Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
  • University Of Benin, Benin City
  • University Of Calabar, Calabar
  • University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University Of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • University Of Jos, Jos
  • University Of Lagos
  • University Of Maiduguri
  • University Of Mkar, Gboko
  • University Of Nigeria Nsukka
  • University Of Port-Harcourt
  • University Of Uyo
  • Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
  • Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo
  • Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State

School Options

FUTMINNA Offers the course with an option in:

  • Food Science

    NSUK Offers the course as follows:
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Subject Combination / Jamb UTME Requirements

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

Biology, Chemistry, and Physics or Mathematics

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks:

(1) AAU, EKSU, and RSUST require Mathematics.

(2) OAU requires Chemistry, Mathematics, and either Biology or Physics.

(3) UNILORIN does not accept Mathematics.

(4) UNILAG, SALEM, MAKURDI, OSUSTECH, EBSU, OSUSTECH, ABU, and BENIN require Biology, Chemistry, and Physics
(5) BOWEN requires Chemistry and any two of Physics, Mathematics, and Biology.

(6) AJAYI requires chemistry, Physics, and Biology or Mathematics.

(7) BELLS does not require Biology in place of Mathematics.

(8) WESTERN-DEL requires Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics.

(9) FUTA requires Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, and Mathematics/Physics.

(10) KWASU requires Chemistry, Biology plus any one of Physics, Mathematics, and Further Mathematics or Geography.

(11) CRESCENT and SAU require Biology, Chemistry, and Physics/Mathematics.

(12) OSUSTECH requires Chemistry, Biology, and Physics.

(13) UNIOSUN requires Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics.

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Biochemistry; You require;

Five SSCE (5) credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Biology.

Conclusion

Who wouldn’t want a well-paying job? A career in biochemistry will get you started on a career in the analytical chemist, biomedical or forensic scientist, data scientist, Ecologist, energy, environment and health, engineering, food, bio- or nano-technologist, or pharmacologist.

We believe this article will benefit any students interested in pursuing a degree in biochemistry. RealMina continues to wish you academic success.

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