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Ekiti State University – EKSU Courses & Admission Requirements

This is to help all aspiring students of Ekiti State University (EKSU) with the courses offered at the university as well as their admission requirements.

EKSU Courses

1 AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE 1.  Agricultural Economics and Extension Services 5 YEAR
2.  Animal Production & Health Sciences 5 YEAR
3.  Crop, Horticulture and Landscape Design 5 YEAR
4.  Soil Resources and Environmental Management 5 YEAR
5.  Forestry Resources and Wildlife Management 5 YEAR
6.  Fisheries and Aquaculture Management 5 YEAR
2 ARTS a)     Religious Studies 4 YEARS
b)     Islamic Religious Studies/Arabic 4 YEARS
c)     Christian Religious Studies 4 YEARS
d)     English & Literary Studies 4 YEARS
e)     HIS & International Studies 4 YEARS
f)      Linguistics & Nigeria Languages 4 YEARS
g)    Theatre and Media Arts 4 YEARS
h)     French 4 YEARS
i)       Yoruba 4 YEARS
j)       Philosophy 4 YEARS
3 EDUCATION ·  Arts & Language Education
a)      English Education 4 YEARS
b)      French Education 4 YEARS
c)      Yoruba Education 4 YEARS
d)      Education Christian Religious Studies 4 YEARS
e)      Education Arabic Studies 4 YEARS
f)       Education History 4 YEARS
·  Science Education
a)     Biology Education 4 YEARS
b)     Mathematics Education 4 YEARS
c)     Chemistry Education 4 YEARS
d)     Basic/Intergrated Sci. Education 4 YEARS
e)     Computer Science Education 4 YEARS
f)      Physics Education 4 YEARS
·  Social Sciences Education
a)     Social Studies 4 YEARS
b)     Economics Education 4 YEARS
c)     Political Science Education 4 YEARS
d)     Geography Education 4 YEARS
·   Vocational And Technical Education
a)  Agricultural Education 4 YEARS
b)  Library and Information Science 4 YEARS
c)  Mechanical Technology 4 YEARS
d)  Building and Woodwork Technology 4 YEARS
e)   Electrical/Electronic Technology 4 YEARS
f)   Business Education 4 YEARS
     (i)  Accounting 4 YEARS
     (ii)  Marketing 4 YEARS
     (iii) Office Management 4 YEARS
g)    Educational Technology 4 YEARS
·        Guidance and Counselling 4 YEARS
           i.   Nurs & Primary/Early Childhood Education 4 YEARS
          ii.  Test, Measurement and Evaluation 4 YEARS
·       Human Kinetics/Physical & Health Edu. 4 YEARS
·       Health Education 4 YEARS
·       Adult Education 4 YEARS
·       Educational Management 4 YEARS
4 ENGINEERING 1.     Civil Engineering 5 YEARS
2.     Computer Engineering 5 YEARS
3.     Electrical/Electronic Engineering 5 YEARS
4.     Mechanical Engineering 5 YEARS
5 LAW ·        Law 5 YEARS
2.     Banking and Finance 4 YEARS
3.     Business Administration 4 YEARS
4.    Actuarial Science 4 YEARS
5.    Entrepreneurship 4 YEARS
6.    Insurance 4 YEARS
7.   Cooperative Studies 4 YEARS
8.    Marketing 4 YEARS
9.    Industrial Reltions and Personnel Management 4 YEARS
7  MEDICINE Medicine and Surgery 6 YEARS
Nursing 5 YEARS
Anatomy 4 YEARS
Physiology 4 YEARS
8 SCIENCE ·        Biochemistry 4 YEARS
·        Chemistry 4 YEARS
·        Industrial Chemistry 4 YEARS
·        Geology 4 YEARS
·        Geo-Physics 4 YEARS
·        Mathematics 4 YEARS
·        Computer Science 4 YEARS
·        Statistics 4 YEARS
·        Microbiology 4 YEARS
·        Physics 4 YEARS
·        Plant Sciences  and BioTechnology 4 YEARS
·        Science Laboratory Technology 5 YEARS
·        Zoology 4 YEARS
9 SOCIAL SCIENCES ·        Economics 4 YEARS
·        Geography and Planning Science 4 YEARS
·        Tourism Studies 4 YEARS
·        Psychology 4 YEARS
·        Political Science 4 YEARS
·        Sociology 4 YEARS
·        Environmental Management 4 YEARS


General Admission Requirements

Gaining admission into an Undergraduate Programme in Eksu is basically under 2 entry method which includes the UTME entry and the Direct Entry.

EKSU admission requirements through UTME 

To gain admission into the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti in 2022, UTME candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Candidates must have reached the age of 16.
  • Candidates must have at least 6 (six) “Cs (Credits)” grades in their O’level result (s). This must include English Language, Mathematics and three other subjects related to their course of study. For instance, a Candidate that wants to study law must have a “C” in English Language, Mathematics, Government/History, Economics and Literature in English.
  • Candidates must score at least 120 in JAMB UTME examination. The minimum UTME scores for Law, Nursing and Medicine (MBBS) in the University are 200, 220 and 250 respectively.
  • Candidates must take EKSU post UTME screening examination and must perform very well in the examination (Depending on the course of study)
  • Not more than ONE sitting results is accepted for admission into the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti (EKSU)
  • Candidates must choose the correct subject combination for their courses.
  • Finally, candidates must meet the stipulated cutoff marks for their courses to gain admission into the university.
EKSU admission requirements through Direct Entry 

Candidates who wish to gain admission through direct entry into the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti (EKSU) must meet the following requirements:

  • Candidates must possess at least five (5) Credits in their O’level result. This must include English Language and Mathematics. However, two sitting result is not allowed.
  • Candidates must have also reached the age of 16.
  • Candidates are expected to get JAMB Directly entry form from JAMB to apply.
  • Candidates should have any of the following certificates: OND, ND, NCE, IJMB, Cambridge A level, BSc, HND, ICAN

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