The University of Agriculture, Makurdi is one of the few specialized federal universities in Nigeria. The institution, a specialized school of agriculture was established in the year 1988. Although it is basically a university of agriculture, it boasts of over 30 different disciplines and has at least ten colleges. The academic institution is popularly known and referred to as UAM.
University of Agriculture Makurdi Courses
Below is the list of all courses offered in the University of Agriculture, Makurdi, UAM. Prospective students wiling to study at the university can find their choice of course amongst the collection below;
College of Agronomy
Crop Production Crop and Environmental Protection
Soil Science Plant Breeding and Seed Science
College of Agricultural Economics and Extension
Agricultural Economics Agricultural Extension and Communication
College of Engineering
Civil Engineering Agricultural and Environmental Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering
College of Animal Science
Animal Production Animal Breeding and Physiology
College of Food Technology
Food Science and Technology Home Science and Management
College of Agricultural and Science Education
Agricultural Education Educational Foundation and General Studies
College of Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Surgery and Theriogenelogy
Veterinary Anatomy Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology
Animal Health and Production Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
College of Forestry and Fisheries
Fisheries and Aquaculture Forest Production and Products
Social and Environmental Forestry Forestry Wildlife and Range Management
College of Management Sciences
Agribusiness Business Administration
Accounting and Finance
College of Science
Biological Sciences Chemistry Physics
Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science
The University of Agriculture, Makurdi has specific entry requirements for candidates willing to study at the institution. First, they have to meet the UTME cut off mark. Secondly, they have to undertake the post UTME screening of the institution and pass that too.
Although the UTME cut off mark for FUAM for the 2019/2020 academic session is not yet out. The cut off for 2018/2019 was set at 170. Therefore, this means that candidates who took UAM as their choice university in the UTME exam and scored 170 and above are eligible to apply for the institution’s post UTME screening.
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University of Agriculture Makurdi UAM School Fees
UAM school fees for new students is about N60, 000.
University of Agriculture Makurdi UAM Portal
The UAM official website address is www.uam.edu.ng.