Admissions and Requirements
All candidates wishing to gain admission for any of the Higher National Diploma programmes should have National Diploma with at least lower credit/merit pass in any relevant accredited Agricultural programmes plus minimum of one (1) year working experience post-graduation. The accredited Agricultural programmes referred to include the Agricultural Technology (General Agriculture), Agricultural Engineering Technology, Home and Rural Economics, Animal Health and Production Technology, offered by the Division of Agricultural Colleges or a college of related discipline in Nigeria or its equivalent abroad. Candidates must in addition possess credit passes in the relevant four subjects at WAEC (GCE), NECO, National Technical Certificate or Teachers Grade II, which are the prerequisites for admission into the National Diploma programme.
HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA in Animal Health Technology, Animal Production Technology, and Pasture and Range Management
The candidate should have at least lower credit/merit pass in any relevant accredited Agricultural programme plus a minimum of one year working experience after graduation. Candidate must have credit passes in the relevant four (4) subjects including Mathematics, English Language, Chemistry or Physics and Agricultural science or Biology at WAEC (GCE), NECO and NABTEB.
NATIONAL DIPLOMA in Animal Health and Production Technology.
Entry requirements into the program are credit passes in four relevant subjects at WAEC ordinary level, NECO, National technical Certificate or teachers Grade II at not more than two seating's or a combination of any of the two e.g., WAEC plus NECO. The four subjects include Biology, Agriculture Science, and any other three from the following: Chemistry, English Language, Mathematics/Statistics, Geography, Economics, and Physics. Apart from the four credits, at least noncredit passes in Mathematics, English language, and Chemistry are compulsory.
PRE- NATIONAL DIPLOMA (SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
At least candidates should have noncredit passes in the subjects given under various courses in the National Diploma above
A minimum of two noncredit passes in any of the science subjects at WAEC, NECO, or both.