This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Forestry and Wood Technology under the Faculty of Agriculture in Nigeria. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements such A’level, ND, HND, NCE, etc for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Degree Awarding Institutions that Offer Forestry and Wood Technology

  • Federal University of Technology Akure

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Forestry and Wood Technology under the Faculty of Agriculture in the institutions listed above are:

Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, Mathematics/Physics.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Forestry and Wood Technologyas a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes to include Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, Mathematics, English Language and at least a pass in Physics.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) FUTA requires at least five credits in WASCE, SSCE, GCE (Ordinary Level), NECO or equivalent at not more than two sittings in Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Mathematics, Physics and English Language. In addition, applicants must obtain an acceptable pass in Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Forestry and Wood Technology as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes from Physics, Chemistry and Biology at one sitting.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) FUTA accepts Candidates with:
a) National Diploma (ND with upper credit) or equivalent, or Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of lower credit in Forestry or Agriculture from recognized institutions.
b) GCE Advanced Level or equivalent at one sitting in at least two of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology with a minimum of 6 (six) points. Holders of National Certificate in Education with Agriculture double major and at credit pass level.