The Federal University Oye-Ekiti is a Federal University in Nigeria with accreditation from the National Universities Commission (NUC). The school was established in 2011 and offers a variety of programmes and degrees to students from all backgrounds. Below is a list of courses offered at the Federal University Oye Ekiti and the respective requirement for admission.
Federal University Oye Ekiti Courses Offered & Requirements
Faculty of Humanities and Social sciences
Departments under the Faculty of Humanities are:
Theatre and Media Arts
English and Literary Studies
Departments under the faculty of Social Sciences are:
Demography and Social Statistics
Requirements for admission into the Department of Demography and Social Statistics
Applicants who wish to gain admission into the department of demography and social statistics via UTME must have obtained credit passes O’ level subjects to include Mathematics, Economics and any of Physics, Geography, Government, Agricultural Science, History, Biology, and Chemistry.
Direct Entry-level requirements
Applicants must have obtained ND (Upper Credit) in Social Science related courses. A’ level passes in Statistics, Physics, Biology, Agricultural Science or any Social Science subjects are also accepted.
Economic and Development Studies
General requirements into the faculty of Social Sciences
A credit level passes in O’ level subjects to include: English Language, Mathematics, Government and anyone from Economics, Commerce, Geography and one science or Arts subject.
Direct Entry level
Candidates who wish to apply to the faculty via direct entry must have obtained two A’ level passes chosen from Economics, Accounts, Business Management, Government, Geography or Statistics.
UTME candidates for the department of Mass communication must have obtained credit passes in the Use of English and any three (3) from Arts or social science Subject
Candidates into the department of Mass communication via direct entry-level must have obtained Professional Diploma in Mass Communication of any University approved by the Senate of the University with not less than a GPA of 3.0.
Candidates with A’ level are not accepted for direct entry into the department of Mass Communication
General Requirements into the faculty of Social Sciences
Candidates who wish to apply to the faculty of social sciences via UTME must have obtained five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Government and any two from Social Sciences, Science or Arts subjects.
Direct entry-level requirements
Candidates who wish to apply via direct Entry must have two A level passes chosen from Economics, Accounts, Business Management, Government, Geography or Statistics.
Faculty of Agriculture
The faculty of Agriculture has seven departments which all offer a five-year degree programme. Students of the faculty of Sciences specialize in such areas as:
Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension
Department of Animal Production and Health
Department of Crop production and horticulture
Department of fishery and Aquaculture
Department of Food science and technology
Department of soil science
Department of water resources management and Agrometeorology
Entry Requirements for admission into the faculty of Agriculture
Candidates who wish to apply for a Bachelor of Agriculture degree at the Faculty of Agriculture should have obtained the following:
Credits in O’ level subjects to include Mathematics, Physics, English Language, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science. These credits must be obtained in not more than two sittings.
Requirements for admission to Direct Entry
Candidates who wish to apply via direct entry must have obtained Higher National Diploma, Nigerian Certificate in Education with credit passes in Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Biology as well as Agricultural science.
Faculty of Arts
Departments under this faculty:
English & Literary Studies
Linguistics and Languages
History and International Studies
General Requirements into the faculty of Arts include:
Candidates who wish to apply to the faculty of Arts via UTME must have obtained credit passes in subjects such as Literature in English and other Arts or Social Science Subject.
Direct Entry-level requirements
Candidates who wish to apply via direct entry must have obtained two A’ level passes to include Literature in English and any other arts subject.
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
This faculty consists of seven (7) departments:
- Agric and Bioresources and Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Faculty of Education
Courses under the faculty of Education include:
Library and Information Science Education
General Requirements into the Faculty of Education
Candidates who apply to the faculty of Education via UTME must possess credit passes in any three subjects from Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture, Physics, Economics, Geography, and Mathematics.
Candidates who wish to apply via direct entry must possess:
- two passes at ‘A’ level in either of the following subjects: Biology, Botany, Zoology or any other Science subject
- NCE at merit pass level in the respective course such as Biology, Agriculture and any other Science subject.
Faculty of Management Science
Banking & Finance
Requirement into the faculty of Management Science
Candidates who wish to apply via UTME must possess credit passes in Mathematics, Economics, and any other social science subject.
Candidates who wish to apply via direct entry must have two A’ level passes chosen from Economics, Accounting, Business Management, Government, Geography or Statistics.
Faculty of Science
The faculty of science comprises of two basic aspects of science: the physical and biological sciences. The physical sciences comprise of departments of computer science, Geology, Geophysics, Industrial Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics.
The department of Biological Sciences is made up of the following departments:
Animal and Environmental Biology
Requirements for Admission into the Faculty of Sciences
Candidates who wish to be admitted into any of the departments under the faculty of Sciences must meet the acceptable pass marks in the written and/or oral examination as determined by the University. In addition to this, potential students must meet the requirements of the respective departments. These requirements are listed below:
Admission Requirements into the department of Mathematics
UTME- Candidates who apply via UTME must have obtained at least five credit passes at SSCE level or its equivalents in the following subjects: English, Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry.
Direct Entry- Candidates who apply via direct entry must have two A’ level passes in Mathematics and any other science subjects
Department of Physics & Geophysics
UTME- Candidates who wish to apply via UTME must have obtained five credit passes at SSCE or its equivalent to include English, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
Direct Entry: Candidates must have two A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics, Mathematics or Chemistry.
UTME: Candidates who wish to apply to the Department of Computer Science via UTME must have obtained five credit passes in O’ level subjects such as English language, Physics, Mathematics in addition to two other science subjects. UTME subjects include Mathematics, Physics and one of Chemistry, Biology, Agric Science, Economics and Geography.
Direct Entry Candidates who wish to apply via direct entry must have obtained two A’ level passes in Mathematics and the other science subjects.