Admission Requirements

The Department of Chemical Sciences offers programmes in Chemistry leading to the award of the degree: BSc. (Hons) Chemistry Entry Requirements Candidates are admitted into the B.Sc. Degree programmes of the Department in any of the following three ways: through University Matriculation Examination(UME), by Direct Entry, or through Inter-University Transfer.
(i) University Matriculation Examination (UME) Entry Mode:
In addition to an acceptable pass in UME, candidates seeking admission into B.SC degree programme in Chemistry must have at least ordinary level crdit passes in five (5) SSCE/GCE/NECO subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject at not more than two sittings.
In addition to (i) above, candidates are required to submit themselves for a written examination and oral interview before admission is finally offered to short-listed qualified candidates.

Direct Entry mode
(a) Candidates seeking direct admission to study Chemistry must have two Advance level passes in the relevant science subjects including Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. In addition, such candidates must have satisfied the
‘O’ level requirement.