UNN Admission Requirements 2020/2021 For Applicants

These are the UNN admission requirements in 2020.
If you wish to study in the university of Nigeria, Nsukka. Then you really need this article to increase your chances of getting admitted.
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This university has proved to be one of the most competitive universities in Nigeria.
That means gaining admission into this university can be really tough.
Not knowing the unn admission requirements may lead to an applicant not gaining admission.
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Thousands of students apply for UNN every year, but not all of them will be admitted.
You really need to work hard to study in this school.


UNN Admission Requirements 2020/2021


Utme/Jamb Applicants

Are you applying for admission in Unn via jamb?, if yes, then this part is for you.
If you are a direct entry applicant, please scroll down to see the unn admission requirements.
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These are the requirements.
You must have 5 credits pass in mathematics  and English language and three relevant subjects.
Your o level result must not be in more than two sittings.
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Unn accepts, waec, neco and gce results.
Note that not all subjects are accepted in the university of Nigeria.
Check out the subjects that are accepted below.
Acceptable arts subjects
1. English Language
2. Literature in English
3. History
4. Fine and Applied arts
5. French
6. Igbo
7. Other Nigerian Languages
8. Music
9. Christian Religious Studies
10. Islamic Religious Studies
Acceptable social science subjects
1. Economics
2. Commerce
3. Government
4. Geography
5. Principles of Account
Acceptable science subjects in Unn
Additional General science.
Health Science
Additional Mathematics
Human Biology
Agricultural Science
Hygiene & Psychology
Applied Maths Integrated Science
Biology Physics
Botany Mathematics
Chemistry Physics with Chemistry
Food & Nutrition Pure & App. Mathematics
Food Science Rural Biology
General Biology Rural Science
General Science Statistics
Geology Zoology

Direct Entry Applicants

In case if you are applying using direct entry, you must also possess the utme requirements.
University of Nigeria will not accept any diploma from any other university.
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The diploma or certificate that you will use must be from the university of Nigeria.
All the certificates that you can use to gain admission into this university has been listed below.
Added to it are the courses you can study with them.
Diploma accepted in unn
(i) Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development
(ii) Diploma in Agriculture
(iii) Diploma in Business Studies, Management, Accountancy and Business Administration.
(iv) Diploma in Health and Physical Education.
(v) Diploma in Igbo or Diploma in Translation and Interpreting
(vi) Diploma in Library Science.
(vii) Diploma in Mass Communication
(viii) Diploma in Local Government
(ix) Diploma in Public Administration
(x) Diploma in Religious Studies.
(xi) Diploma in Social Work and Community Development.
Courses you can use them to study
– Adult Education
– Agriculture, Agric Education
– Accountancy, Finance, Mgt, Marketing, Business Educ.
– Health & Physical Education, Physiology & Adult Education
– Linguistic & Nigerian Languages
– Library Science
– Mass Communication
– Adult Education/Government Political Science
– Adult Education/Government Political Science
– Religion, Archaeology, Adult Education, Educ/ Religion,
Psychology and Linguistics and Nigeria Languages
– Sociology/Anthropology, Social Work and Community
Development, Adult Education and Psychology.
Other Diploma accepted
(i) Diploma in Animal Health and Husbandry
(ii) Final Diploma of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)
(iii) Diploma in Music Education
(iv) Associate Member of Library Association.
(v) Associate Chartered Institute of Secretaries, (ACCS) institute of Insurance and Institute of Bankers, Marketing, Accountancy, Management Finance.
(vi) Higher National Diploma
(vii) Nigerian Defence Academy Certificate.
(viii) National Technical Teachers’ Certificate (NTTC).
(ix) City and Guilds Full Certificate, WAEC Technnical Advanced Certificate, NABTEB/ANTC/ANBC
(x) Royal Military Academy Certificate Sandhurst.
(xi) Diploma in Theology of the following institutions-Bigard Memorial Seminary Enugu, Trinity College of Umuahia, SS Peter and Paul. Major Seminary Ibadan,
Theological College of Northern Nigeria, Bukuru.
St. Augustine Major Seminary Jos, Emmanuel College Ibadan, University of Ibadan, Trinity College Legion and West African Theological Institutions
(xii) Certificate of Registered Nurse (RN of SRN or NRN)
(xiii) Diploma in Philosophy
– Related Department
– Religion
– Nursing, Nutrition & Dietetics, Home Science
– Philosophy.
Courses you can study with them
– Veterinary Medicine, Food Science and Technology.
– Accountancy.
– Music Education/Music.
– Library Science.
– Business Education.
– Related Department.
– Industrial Technical Education.


That is everything about UNN admission requirements for 2020 applicants.
This article has covered the requirements for both direct entry and utme applicants.
If you really want to gain admission into Unn.
Beat the cut off mark for your course.
Don’t forget to score high in their post utme with past questions.
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