Zoology – Entry Requirements


  1. University Matriculation Examination (UME) Entry Requirements: 

Five ordinary (‘O’) level credit passes at not more than two sittings to include Biology, Chemistry, English Language, Mathematics or Physics are mandatory at School Certificate or its equivalent are acceptable.

2. Direct-Entry Requirements: Principal level passes at Higher School Certificate (HSC) or General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCE A/L) in Biology or Zoology and one other Science subject plus a credit pass in Mathematics or Physics in School Certificate or its equivalent; Diploma in Applied Biology from recognized institutions plus 4 credit level passes including Chemistry and Biology and a credit pass in English Language in School Certificate or its equivalent. A degree in relevant fields plus UME requirements, Higher National Diploma (HND) and National Certificate of Education (NCE) credit pass are acceptable.