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List of Universities & Polytechnics That Offers Biochemistry In Nigeria

The Ultimate List of Schools which comprises of Universities and Polytechnics that Offers Biochemistry in Nigeria is the main purpose of this post.

Do you want to study Biochemistry ? Are you looking to apply for Biochemistry during the next UTME screening exercise?

If so, then you may be wondering or asking : Do they study Biochemistry in any Nigerian Universities or Polytechnics ? If they eventually study it, What are the List of Schools That Offers it In Nigeria?  I will be very glad to provide you answers to all the questions above, but before we dive into that, let’s give a quick introduction to what Biochemistry is.

Yes, Biochemistry is offered in Some Nigerian higher institutions such as Universities , Polytechnics and Colleges Of Education.

Knowing that the course is offered in Nigeria is not enough, we are also going to provide you a lot of details about the Universities in Nigeria that studies Biochemistry as a course and the Polytechnics in Nigeria that Offers Biochemistry as part of they programmes.

The major things be are going to cover about the post are:

  • List of Nigerian Universities That Offers Biochemistry as a Course
  • List of Polytechnics that Studies Biochemistry .
  • O Level Requirements to Study Biochemistry in any higher Institutions in Nigeria.
  • JAMB Requirements to Apply for Biochemistry in Nigeria. Let’s start with each of them.

NOTE: The Numbers Attached to Each University or Polytechnic are irrelevant. The main focus is that the schools listed below offers Biochemistry as a Course. To See the JAMB Subject Combination for each of these Courses Here.


1University Of Ilorin, Ilorin2,133
2Bayero University, Kano1,932
3Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria1,917
4Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko1,476
5Kaduna State University, Kaduna1,472
6Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina1,392
7Kogi State University, Anyigba1,150
8Federal University Of Technology, Akure1,141
9Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike1,141
10Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi1,080
11Federal University Of Technology Minna1,006
12Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta969
13University Of Nigeria Nsukka.884
14University Of Ibadan, Ibadan,878
15Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto862
16Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai,791
17University Of Maiduguri,778
18Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State775
19University Of Benin, Benin City717
20University Of Uyo,672
21University Of Jos, Jos645
22University Of Lagos619
23Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife,605
24Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State595
25Federal University Of Technology, Owerri589
26Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State586
27Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State572
28University Of Calabar, Calabar554
29Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe,538
30Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola524
31Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti512
32University Of Port-Harcourt,502
33Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State489
34Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State452
35Imo State University, Owerri446
36Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State446
37Rivers State University Of Science And Technology, Port Harcourt417
38Delta State University, Abraka362
39Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State344
40Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State317
41Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State300
42Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye291
43Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology, Aliro260
44Plateau State University, Bokkos237
45Northwest University, Kano, Kano State231
46Sokoyo State University, Sokoto230
47Niger Delta University , Wilberforce Island203
48Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma200
49Osun State University, Osogbo186
50Kano University Of Science And Technology, Wudil180
51Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State179
52Enugu State University Of Science And Technology, Enugu153
53Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State122
54Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin119
55Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki97
56Anambra State University, Uli83
57Abia State University, Uturu.76
58Cross Rivers University Of Technology, Calabar72
59Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota38
60Ondo State University Of Science And Technology, Okitipupa23
61Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo,10
62Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State8
63Ondo State University Of Medical Sciences Laje Road, Ondo, Ondo State7
64Benson Idahosa University, Benin City6
65Achievers University Owo6
66Bingham University, Karu5
67Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu4
68Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti4
69Federal College Of Education, Yola (Affiliated To Ahmadu Bello University, Zar4
70Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin4
71Redeemers University3
72Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City3
73Bowen University, Iwo3
74University Of Mkar, Gboko3
75Crescent University, Abeokuta2
76Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State2
77Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu2
78Crawford University,Faith City, Km 8, Atan-Agbara Road, Igbesa1
79Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State1
80Caleb University, Imota1
81Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State1
82Hallmark University,Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State1
83Bells University Of Technology, Ota1
84Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State1
85Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike1
86Lead City University , Ibadan1
87Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji,1
88Fountain University, Osogbo1
89Madonna University, Okija1
90Salem University, Lokoja1
91Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State1
92Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State1
93Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo1
94Novena University Ogume1
95Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo0
96Michael And Cecilia Ibru University, Owhrode, Delta State0
97Mountain Top University, Makogi/Oba, Ogun State0
98Evangel University, Akaeze, Ebonyi State0
99Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State.0
100Rhema University , Obeama, Rivers State0
101Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu0
102Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State0


The requirements in O-Level certificate such as WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB (if acceptable) for those who wish to study Biochemistry are a minimum of credit passes in the following courses :


Those who wish to apply for Computer engineering are to apply the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration. 1. English 2. Biology 3. Physics 4. Chemistry


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