JAMB Subject Combination & Requirement for Optometry


Accurate JAMB Subject Combination & O’level Requirement for OPTOMETRY Faculty/College of MEDICAL/PHARMACEUTICAL/HEALTH SCIENCES.

Do you want to study Optometry in any Nigerian University?? Then Allschool have got you covered. 

In this page we are going to show you the JAMB subject combination and requirement for Optometry.

In this page we are going to show you the UTME subject combination, O’level & Direct Entry (DE) requirement for Optometry in Faculty/College of MEDICAL/PHARMACEUTICAL/HEALTH SCIENCES. We will also show you the special consideration (waiver) for the said course.

The UTME and Direct requirement below was lifted from JAMB Official Brochure. It is the Accurate and Official version for the above course.

In JAMB, what is the meaning of Special Consideration (Waiver)??

It means, additional requirement for a particular course in a particular school. If your school have a special consideration for either O’level Requirement, UTME Subject Combination or Direct Entry Requirement, then please take note of it.

Note sometimes in special consideration column, the school requirement might be slight different from the general requirement. We advice you know your desired school’s special consideration for your course. ITS NECESSARY else you might be denied admission.


JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION FOR OPTOMETRY

Below is the UTME subject combination for Optometry in Faculty/College of MEDICAL/PHARMACEUTICAL/HEALTH SCIENCES;

English Language(*), Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR UTME SUBJECTS

  • FUTO requires Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  • ILORIN requires Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

O’LEVEL REQUIREMENT FOR OPTOMETRY

Below is the O’level Requirement for Optometry (UTME CANDIDATES)

Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR O’LEVEL SUBJECTS

  • FUTO requires at least five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology in not more than two (2) sittings.
  • ILORIN requires five (5) ‘O’ Level Credit passes at one sitting in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR OPTOMETRY

  • ‘A’ level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Zoology. 

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR DIRECT ENTRY

  • ABSU awards Doctor of Optometry (O.D) and accepts B.Sc
    in relevant programme, HND/ND of Opthalmonic and
    Dispensing
  • ILORIN accepts UTME qualifications plus A’ Level passes
    in Biology, Chemistry and Physics. At least 13 Points.
  • FUTO requires;
    a) At least three ‘A’ level passes not below Grade C in Physics,
    Chemistry and Biology.
    b) HND at Upper Credit level in health sciences.
    c) First Degree with at least second Class lower Division in
    health sciences.
    d) Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects namely
    Chemistry, Biology and Physics. It does not accept NCE.
    Candidates must in addition meet the ‘O’ Level
    requirements.

LIST OF UNIVERSITIES YOU CAN STUDY OPTOMETRY

  • ABSU
  • ARTHUR-JARVIS
  • BAYERO
  • FUTO
  • GREGORY
  • UNILORIN
  • MADONNA
  • NOVENA

REQUIREMENTS FOR OTHER COURSES IN SAME FACULTY

SEE REQUIREMENT FOR OTHER COURSES 

Source: JAMB Brochure.

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Elijah

What are the requirement for ophtamology in unilag.

Faruk yakubu

Am a pharmacy technician will BUk give me direct entry to study optometry

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