Prospective Studies


To become a student, one has to meet the following General Entry Requirements;

  • Age Limit:
    No person under the age of sixteen (16) years may be admitted to the University as a student.
  • Admission Requirements
  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka requires all candidates applying for admission into any of its courses to possess five credit  level passes which must include a credit pass in English Language and a Science subject in not more than two sittings.
  • Entry requirement for Direct Entry must include UTME requirement for that particular course.
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Admission by Entrance Examination

Admission by Entrance Examination into the University of Nigeria through the Joint Matriculation Examination…

Admission by Direct Entry

Admission by Direct Entry into the University of Nigeria through some form of Higher School Certificate or GCE Advanced level…

Admission by Transfer

Candidates applying for transfer admission into the University of Nigeria will be required among other things:

Sandwish Programme

Sandwish Programme into the University of Nigeria…..

Other Admission Details

Regulations on Occasional Students

Classification of Occasional Students, methods of admission, fee structure, facilities, University examinations and undertaking…

All Approved Subjects

List of Science Subjects Approved for the purposes of Admission through the Entrance Examinations

Duration of Degree Programmes

List of all Degree Programmes from all Departments in all the Faculties, covering Entrance Students and Direct Entry Candidates