This article is designed to help students who wish to study Agricultural Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment, and Technology at Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU).
It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
About Obafemi Awolowo University
Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), formerly known as the University of Ife, is a federal government-owned and operated Nigerian university. The university is in the ancient city of Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
Obafemi Awolowo University offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in fields of specialization spanning the humanities, the arts, the natural sciences, the social sciences, the medical sciences, engineering, and technology.
The university has 13 faculties and two colleges the Postgraduate College and the College of Health Sciences — administered in more than 60 departments. It was previously associated with Loma Linda University in California, USA.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Agricultural Engineering; You require;
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any from Intro. to Agric Sc. or Materials & Workshop Process and Machining, Tractor Layout Power Unit Under Carriage and Auto Electricity; Transmission System; Implement and Machine; Principles of Crop Husbandry and Land Use, Materials and Workshop Processes; Construction and Maintenance of Agricultural Machines; general Metal Work; General Wood Work and Building/Engineering Drawing.
Jamb Subject Combination
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 Agricultural Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in the above Universities include;
Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics.
Direct Entry Requirement
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Agricultural Engineering if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;
a) does not accept First-degree holders.
ii) ‘A’ level/IJMB passes or equivalents in Physics and Mathematics.
iii) ND upper credit or distinction in Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Bio Resources Engineering or related from an accredited institution.
iv) HND in Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Bio-Resources Engineering, or related from an accredited institution.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into OAU for the 2023/2024 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 200 or above in your JAMB result.
We hope this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU). We will update this post if there are any changes by the school authority.
We wish you the best of luck.