Firstly, it is important to note that Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology is a course for students with a science background. On this page, you will find the Waec & JAMB Subject for Agric Extension and Communication Technology as well as a list of all the Universities in Nigeria where you can study the course.
In addition to the aforementioned, you will also find the special considerations (Waiver), Direct Entry (DE) requirements for Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology which is under the Faculty of Agriculture in Nigerian Universities.
O’Level Subjects and Requirements
As a UTME candidate applying for admission into any Nigerian University to study Agric Extension and Communication Technology, you are expected to have not less than five (5) SSC credit passes in the following O’Level subjects which are listed below:
3). English Language.
4). Biology/Agricultural Science.
5). And any one of Geography, Economics, and Physics.
- AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS.
- AGRIC EXTENSION SERVICES.
- AGRIC COOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT.
- AGRIC EXTENSION AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT.
- SUBJECTS AND ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR AGRIC BUSINESS.
NOTE: The required O’Level subjects for Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology is applicable to NECO, GCE, WAEC, and their equivalent.
JAMB Subject for Agric Extension and Communication Technology
It’s important we inform you that it doesn’t just end at knowing the proper JAMB Subject combination for Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology. You are also required to reach the JAMB cut-off mark which is 180 if you want to study the course in any Nigerian University.
As a matter of fact, we encourage you to aim for 200 and above to stand a better chance of being admitted on merit. Below are the three (3) proper JAMB Subjects for Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology.
1). Biology /Agriculture.
3). Physics or Mathematics.
Requirements for Direct Entry (DE) Candidates
If you don’t intend to apply to study agricultural Extension and Communication Technology through UTME, then it’s important you satisfy the Direct Entry admission requirements to study Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology below:
- Two (2) ‘A’ level passes or equivalents in Chemistry and Agricultural Science/Biology/ Economics/Botany/Zoology/Mathematics/Geology/Physics/Geography.
Nigerian Universities to Study Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology
- Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)
Career/Jobs for Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology
Below are some of the jobs available for an agricultural extension and communication Technology graduate:
- Crops Agent
- Livestock Agent
- Extension Agent
- Extension Officer
- Development Officer
- Extension Specialist
- Secondary School Teacher