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Home Education Updated List of UNIBADAN Courses for JAMB 2020

Updated List of UNIBADAN Courses for JAMB 2020

This article provides a list of all the departments/courses offered at the University of Ibadan, popularly known as UI.

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The University of Ibadan is situated in Oyo State, which is located in the south-western region of Nigeria.

The institution is by year of creation the oldest university in Nigeria, as it was founded 1948, even before Nigeria gained her independence.

If you want to apply to the institution, or you are here for the sake of someone else, then you must, first of all, know the courses available there.

Here are the courses offered by UNIBADAN for JAMB 2020

  1. Adult education:
  2. Agricultural and environmental engineering:
  3. Agricultural economics
  4. Agricultural extension and rural development
  5. Agriculture
  6. Agronomy
  7. Animal science
  8. Anthropology
  9. Anthropology (biological)
  10. Aquaculture and fisheries management
  11. Arabic language and literature
  12. Archaeology
  13. Archaeology
  14. Architecture
  15. Biochemistry
  16. Botany
  17. Chemistry
  18. Civil engineering
  19. Classical studies
  20. Communication and language arts
  21. Communication and language arts education
  22. Computer science
  23. Dentistry and dental surgery
  24. Early childhood education
  25. Economics
  26. Ecotourism & wildlife management
  27. Education and Arabic
  28. Education and biology
  29. Education and chemistry:
  30. Education and economics
  31. Education and English language
  32. Education and french:
  33. Education and geography
  34. Education and history:
  35. Education and Islamic studies:
  36. Education and mathematics
  37. Education and physics
  38. Education and political science
  39. Education and religious studies
  40. Education and Yoruba
  41. Educational management
  42. Electrical/electronics engineering
  43. English language and literature
  44. Environmental health science
  45. Estate management
  46. Fisheries
  47. Food technology
  48. Forestry/forest resources management
  49. French
  50. Geography
  51. Geography
  52. Geology
  53. German
  54. Guidance and counselling
  55. Health education
  56. History
  57. Human kinetics
  58. Human kinetics and health education
  59. Human nutrition and dietetics
  60. Igbo
  61. Industrial chemistry
  62. Industrial production engineering:
  63. International relations
  64. Islamic studies
  65. Law
  66. Library and information science
  67. Linguistics
  68. Linguistics/Yoruba
  69. Mathematics
  70. Mechanical engineering
  71. Medical laboratory science:
  72. Medicine and surgery
  73. Microbiology
  74. Music
  75. Nursing/nursing science
  76. Petroleum engineering
  77. Pharmacy
  78. Philosophy
  79. Physics
  80. Physiology
  81. Physiotherapy
  82. Political science
  83. Psychology
  84. Religious studies
  85. Russian
  86. Russian with french/german
  87. Sociology
  88. Special education
  89. Statistics
  90. Teacher education science:
  91. Theatre arts
  92. Urban and regional planning:
  93. Veterinary medicine
  94. Wildlife management:
  95. Wood products engineering:
  96. Yoruba
  97. Zoology

Colleges & Faculties in Unibadan

The University of Ibadan is made up of 9 Faculties and a College of Medicine. In addition, it has a post-graduate school. However, in this article, we’ll only cover the undergraduate programmes offered at the University of Ibadan.

Agriculture & Forestry

The following 3 courses are offered under the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry in UI.

  • Agriculture
  • Fisheries and Wildlife Management
  • Forestry Resources Management


Courses offered under the faculty of Arts in UI are:

  • Arabic Language & Literature
  • Islamic Studies
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology (with options in Archaeology with History, Archaeology with Classics, and Archaeology with Religious Studies.
  • Anthropology
  • Classics
  • Religious Studies
  • Communication & Language Arts
  • Linguistics and African Studies (options in Linguistics, Yoruba and Igbo)
  • History
  • English Language & Literature
  • Philosophy
  • European Studies (options in French, Russian, and German)
  • Theatre Arts

College of Medicine

The College of Medicine courses at University of Ibadan are:

  • Medicine & Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Biochemistry
  • Physiology
  • Human Nutrition
  • Nursing Science


  • Pharmacy


  • Law

Veterinary Medicine

  • Veterinary Medicine


The following Engineering and Technology courses are available in UI:

  • Agricultural & Environmental Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Production Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Wood Products Engineering

Social Sciences

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Under social sciences, you can apply for the following courses:

  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology


  • Adult Education
  • Educational Management
  • Teacher Education (options in Arts, Social Sciences, Science courses and Pre-Primary Education)
  • Special Education
  • Human Kinetics
  • Health Education
  • Guidance & Counselling
  • Library Studies


The science courses offered at the University of Ibadan are:

  • Archaeology Single Honours, or Archaeology combined with Geology, Geography, Zoology or Botany.
  • Anthropology
  • Chemistry
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Geography
  • Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Botany
  • Microbiology

Requirements for UI Admission

In order to be considered for admission to study at the University of Ibadan (UI). In addition, you must meet up with a few departmental requirements.

UTME General requirements

To gain admission to the University of Ibadan through UTME, you must score at least five (5) credit passes at Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) in not more than two sittings.

Furthermore, you must get a JAMB UTME aggregate that’s not less than 200; however, some departments may require an even higher JAMB score.

  • Those 5 credit passes in SSCE must include English Language and Mathematics.
  • You must meet all the specific departmental requirements, including the SSCE subject combination and minimum UTME aggregate score. Please check your JAMB brochure for more information on that.
  • Finally, it is compulsory to register and take part in the UI Post UTME screening exercise.

Check the JAMB brochure for the full requirements for UNIBADAN courses.

Direct Entry (DE) requirements

  • To gain admission into the University of Ibadan through Direct Entry, you must possess at least five (5) credit passes in SSCE.
  • Additionally, you must possess at least two advanced level passes in OND with credit level; or NCE, also with credit level.

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