Admission into the first year (100 Level) of the programme is through JAMB. To be eligible for admission, candidates are expected to take and pass the UME examination. Candidates must possess five (5) credits in SSCE or NECO or GCE (O/L) or equivalent at a maximum of two (2) sittings in the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science, Mathematics and English Language and at least a pass in Physics.
UTME subjects: English Language, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Mathematics or Physics.
b. Direct Entry
For admission by direct entry (into second year of the programme), candidates must possess in addition to (a) above, any of the following requirements:
i. National Diploma (ND with upper credit) or equivalent, or Higher National Diploma (HND) with lower credit in Forestry or Agriculture from recognized institutions.
ii. GCE Advanced Level or equivalent at one siting in at least two of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology with a minimum of 6 (six) points.
iii. Holders of National Certificate in Education with Agriculture double major and at credit pass level.