Nigerian Universities Offering Home Science 2022

The Home Science course is a study about science involving food and nutrition, health, environment, human development, and other departments in the science field.

The following is the list of universities that offer Home Science And Management as a course:

  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
  • Kogi State University, Anyigba
  • Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  • Rivers State University

School Options

  • UNAAB Offers this course With options in the following:
  • Home and Furniture Design
  • Child Development and Family Studies
  • Clothing and Textile
  • Rural Development and Extension

Entry Requirements

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements

In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Home Science and Management under the Faculty of Agriculture in the above Universities include:

  • Chemistry
  • Biology or Agriculture
  • Mathematics or Physics

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

  • FUAM requires Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Mathematics or Physics.
  • FUNAAB requires Chemistry, Biology, and Physics/Mathematics 

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Home Science and Management; You require:

  • Five SSCE credit passes, including Chemistry
  • Biology/ Agric Science
  • Mathematics
  • A pass in English Language
  • Physics
  • General Metal Work
  • General Wood Work
  • Building/Engineering Drawing
  • Furniture Design and Construction
  • Upholstery Design and Construction
  • Spray Painting and Period Furniture
  • Spinning
  • Weaving
  • Surface Design and Printing
  • Bleaching
  • Dyeing and Finishing
  • Basic Electricity

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

  • FUNAAB requires five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
  • FUAM requires five (5) SSC credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings, categorized as follows:
  • Two (2) ‘O’ level credit passes in Chemistry and Biology, Agricultural Science, or Health Science.
  • Three (3) ‘O’ level credit passes in Geography, Physics, Mathematics Food & Nutrition, Home Management, Clothing and Textiles and credit passes in English Language. The successful students of the University Remedial science programme shall be considered for admission to year one (1) 100 level with the UTME.
  • RSU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science/Agricultural Science and three (3) other subjects from Physics, Chemistry, Food and Nutrition, Economics, Government, Geography, Commerce, Home Economics, Fine Arts, Clothing & Textile at not more than two (2) sittings.
  • KSU requires credit passes at SSC in English Language, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Mathematics, Nutrition/Home Economics and at least ‘O’ level pass in Physics.


A BSc Home Science degree is in high demand. In terms of salary and job growth, the salary has increased moderately.

With a high demand for home scientists, employees are willing to pay handsomely to graduates of this course like never before.

To all students wishing to major in Home Science, RealMina says good luck to you in your academic journey.

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