(i) Unified Tertiary Matriculations (UTME) Candidates:
UTME Candidates are required to obtain “O” Level credits in five subjects which include Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English Language, and Biology or any one of the following subjects Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics and Technical Drawing. It is also desirable for candidates to have Further Mathematics and Technical Drawing at credit levels. Such Candidates shall have added advantage. Candidates are also required to have an acceptable pass in UTME. The UTME subjects are Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. In addition, such Candidates must meet the cut-off mark in the University Post Jamb Examination.
(ii) Direct Entry (DE) Candidates into 200 Level:
In addition to (i) above, DE Candidates are required to have A- Level / IJMB or approved equivalent pass in Mathematics ( Pure, Applied or Pure and Applied), Physics and Chemistry or a national Diploma in Agricultural Engineering or a relevant Engineering discipline at distinction or Upper Credit level from a recognized Polytechnic or College of Technology plus at least one year Post ND Experience.
(iii) Direct Entry (DE) Candidates into 300 Level:
In addition to (i) above, DE Candidates in this category are required to possess a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Agricultural Engineering or a relevant Engineering Discipline, at distinction or Upper Credit level from a recognized Polytechnic or a college of Technology.Same as for Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering programme
(iv) Other Requirements
As specified in JAMB Brochure.
The programme will run on full-time basis for a minimum of ten (10) semesters for UME students and minimum of eight (8) semesters for Direct Entry students. The students will be expected to go for industrial training for a semester in 400 level. A maximum of fourteen (14) semesters for UME students and twelve (12) semesters for Direct Entry students is allowed.