Admission Requirements


The admission of candidates into the Bachelor of Science Biochemistry programme is done
in one of the three ways:
Through University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)
In addition to an acceptable pass in UMTE, candidate seeking admission into B.Sc. Degree
programme in Biochemistry must have not less than ordinary level credit passes in at least
five (5) SSCE /GCE, SSCE /NECO (or acceptable equivalents) subjects including English
Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in not more than two sittings.
Candidates are, in addition, required to submit themselves for a written examination and oral
interview before admission is finally offered to deserving candidates.
By Direct Entry
Candidates seeking direct entry admission into the Biochemistry programme must in addition
to satisfying the University matriculation requirements, have a minimum of two GCE
Advanced level passes in relevant Science subjects including Biology, Chemistry and
Physics.
Candidates who possess good Diploma Certificate in relevant field of study can be offered
direct entry into the Biochemistry Programme.
Inter-University Transfer
Candidates wishing to transfer into the Department (Biochemistry) from other Universities
must obtain and fill the Inter–University Transfer form from the University Admission’s
Officer.