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JAMB Brochure for Geology and Petroleum Studies Under Faculty of Sciences


This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Geology and Petroleum Studies under the Faculty of Sciences in Nigeria. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements such A’level, ND, HND, NCE, etc for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Degree Awarding Institutions that Offer Geology and Petroleum Studies

  • Western Delta University

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Geology and Petroleum Studies under the Faculty of Sciences in the institutions listed above are:

Any three of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology and Geography.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) WESTERN-DEL requires any three of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology and Geography.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Geology and Petroleum Studies as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and any other subject.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) WESTERN-DEL requires five credit passes including English Language, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Geology and Petroleum Studies as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: (i) Two ‘A’ level passes from Geology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Biology and Geography.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) WESTERN-DEL accepts:
a) Two ‘A’ Level passes from Geography, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
b) ND in Mining Engineering, Geology, Mineralogy.

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