Candidates to be admitted into the B. Tech Biotechnology programme must possess the following qualifications;
Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) Requirement:
- An acceptable level of a pass in the UTME in the following subject combination: English Language, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
- Credit level pass in at least five subjects in SSCE (or WASCE/GCE Ordinary Level/NECO examination) in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
Direct Entry (DE) Requirement:
- An acceptable level of pass in’ at least two subjects in General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level or Higher School Certificate (HSC) in Biology (Botany or Zoology) and Chemistry or This is in addition to O’level pass in the relevant subjects listed above.
- Holders of National Diploma (ND/OND) certificate with a minimum of Upper Credit in the above subject combination will be eligible for admission provided the candidates have passed at credit level in relevant subjects in at least 5 (five) GCE 0′ Level! WASCE/ NECO/SSCE.
DURATION OF B.TECH DEGREE PROGRAMME
Normally the duration of B.Tech. Biotechnology degree programme is five years for UTME (Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination) candidates admitted into 100 level, and four years for DE (Direct Entry) candidates admitted into 200 level.