UNIPORT Department of Pharmacy Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Pharmacy Faculty of Medical, Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences  University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in University of Port-Harcourt to  carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.

The University of Port Harcourt is a university in the Nigerian city of Port Harcourt. It was established in 1975 as University College, Port Harcourt and was given University status in 1977. The University of Port Harcourt was ranked the sixth in Africa and the first in Nigeria by Times Higher Education.

The University of Port Harcourt is a federal government owned university in Nigeria Located in rivers state, The university has a large student and staff population and we believe the student body is diverse. The university has students from different religions cultures and age brackets. The university is very cheap and offers tuition that can be affordable to every Nigeria. University of port Harcourt has offers various degree programs at various level in science, social sciences, engineering etc. The university has a library, hostels, roads, and other good infrastructure like college buildings etc.

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To study Pharmacy candidates must meet the following requirements.

O’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATION 

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

You require;

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

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS:

 

(i) UI require the ‘O’ level credit passes at one (1) sitting.

(ii) UNILORIN and NDU require the five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings.

(iii) UNN and UNIUYO require the five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings

(iv) DELSU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credits passes which must include English Language, Mathematics Chemistry, Physics and Biology in SSC or its equivalents at not more than one (1) sitting.

(v) BUK requires five (5) SSCE credit passes in English language, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.

(vi) UNIILORIN requires Credit passes at O’Level in five (5) subjects including: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in WASC or NECO at not more than two (2) sittings.

(vii) UNILAG accepts Five O/Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(viii) ABU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

(ix) UNIPORT accepts Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(x) KASU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION

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

Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS:

 

(i) UNILORIN requires Physics Chemistry and Biology.

(ii) UNILAG requires English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(iii) ABU requires Use of English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

(iv) UNIPORT requires Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(v) KASU requires Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENT

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

You require;

Three (3) ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry, Biology/Zoology and Physics or Mathematics plus UTME requirements

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS:

 

(i) UNIBEN accepts

a) ‘A’ level pass in Botany in lieu of Biology.

b)  B.Sc. second class in related programmes.

(ii) UNIBEN and UNIUYO do not accept ‘A’ level pass in Mathematics.

(iii) UNILORIN accepts a minimum of twelve (12) Points or B.Sc. second class upper division in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Physiology, Zoology, Chemistry and other Basic Sciences Plant Biology and Industrial Chemistry.

(iv) UNIJOS does not accept Mathematics for Physics. Accepts B.Sc second class and above in related programmes. It accepts Direct Entry candidates with ‘A’ level requirements plus five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

(v) UNILAG accepts

a) Very good passes in three (3) JUPEB/’A’-level subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

b) does not accept B.Sc. degrees.

 

(vi) NDU accepts

a) a first degree in Chemistry or any of the Biological Sciences.

b) ‘A’ Level passes in Physics, Mathematics, or Statistics, Chemistry and Biology or Zoology or Botany at not more than two (2) sittings.

C) general requirements for admission in the University, i.e credit passes in five (5) relevant subjects including Mathematics and English Language at the ‘O’ Level.

(vii) OAU accepts B.Sc. with a minimum of 2nd Class Honours in relevant programme (Sciences).

(viii) OOU accepts Botany in lieu of Zoology.

(ix) UNN accepts

a) three (3) ‘A’ Level passes to include Chemistry, Biology/Zoology/Botany and Physics plus the UTME requirements at not more than two (2) sittings.

b) Bachelor’s degree in any of Biological Sciences, Health Science and Technology, or Medical Sciences with a minimum of second class lower division plus the UTME requirements.

c) HND upper credit in Biological Sciences, Health Science and Technology or Medical Sciences plus the UTME requirements.

 

(x) DELSU requires;

a) First degree in relevant Biological Sciences with not less than a second class Upper Division may be considered in addition to the UTME requirement.

b) passes in the GCE advanced level or Higher School Certificate (HSC) or approved equivalent, in Chemistry, Biology (Zoology or Botany) and not more than one (1) sitting.

(xi) BUK requires three (3) ‘A’ Level passes to include Chemistry, Biology and Physics. BAYERO does not accept NCE.

(xii) ABU accepts ‘A’ level/IJMB passes in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Unified Pharmacy Technician Certificate with a minimum of Upper credit.

(xiii) UNIPORT accepts Three (3) A/level passes in Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Mathematics including UTME entry requirements. B.Sc, not lower than Second Class Lower in Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Physics, Pharmacology including UTME entry requirements.

(xiv) KASU accepts Ordinary level requirement plus; Passes in Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Zoology at Higher School Certificates or Advance level of GCE, IJMB or equivalents. An acceptable First Degree in relevant Biological or Physical Sciences discipline

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)  for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 180 or above in your JAMB result.

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