Program Description Details


Graduates of Bachelor of Agriculture in Agricultural Economics and Extension are expected to be able to:

a. Take up employment in any agriculture related area

b.  Establish and operate their own agribusiness as a mean of self employment.

c.  Engage in production and research that will provide solutions to Nigeria’s agricultural problems.

d.  Practice environment friendly activities as they utilize modern and technological principles in their agricultural career.

e.  Plan and appraise new and existing Agricultural projects

f.   Contribute to Policy development and evaluation nationally and internationally


Bachelor of Agriculture (B. Agric) Honours:

Ø  Agricultural Economics

Ø  Agricultural Extension

Admission Requirements


UTME: In addition to UTME score, the candidate should possess five credit passes in Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE)/its equivalent to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Agricultural Science, Chemistry and Physics in not more than two sittings.

Direct Entry: Candidates for Direct Entry must have at least 2 credit passes in Advance level or its equivalents in Chemistry and Biology plus Five Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE)/its equivalent credit pass prescribed for UTME entry mode. Diploma Holders with a minimum of Lower Credit plus Five Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE)/its equivalent credit pass Level at a maximum of two sittings are eligible for consideration for admission into 200- and 300- levels, respectively.