OOU Courses and Admission Requirements for 2023

We have received several questions regarding the Olabisi Onabanjo University courses, and this page will be providing you the answer to all these questions. This page shares the National Universities Commission (NUC) list of accredited and approved courses offered in OOU.

Are you seeking for admission into the Olabisi Onabanjo University? Are you still wondering what courses and requirements you’ll need to meet before you’ll be offered admission? Welcome to the page that provides all the answers to your questions.

Through this page, you will get to know the OOU Departments, Faculties, Institutes, Part-time, Arts, Social, Management, Medical, Education, Environmental and Engineering courses.

I won’t be sharing ONLY courses offered in OOU, but will be taking a step further to share with you in details, all you need to know about the Olabisi Onabanjo University undergraduate and Postgraduate courses and programmes.

We’ll give you all the information you need to know about OOU courses and admission requirements, OOU courses and subject combinations, information on available programmes for OOU undergraduates and postgraduate students. OOU courses and cut-off marks for each course, how to choose the right course before enrolling for JAMB (UTME or D.E).

Top 10 courses that is recommendable to study at OOU, Olabisi Onabanjo University most competitive courses, and the OOU marketable and profitable courses.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Be rest assured that this courses shared below are all courses offered by OOU, and they are accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC). It’s no secret that the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) is one of the best universities in Nigeria with over accredited 110 Degree courses and programmes.

OOU Courses And Requirements.

Take note that this list contains all art courses offered in OOU, science courses offered in OOU, and medical courses offered in OOU.

NO.OOU Courses And Requirements
2.Education Accounting
3.Education And Business Administration
4.Business Administration
5.Public Administration
6.Secretarial Administration
9.Fine / Applied Art
10.Fine And Applied Arts
11.Performing Arts
13.Education And Biology
14.Industrial Chemistry
16.Education And Chemistry
17.Mass Communication
18.Guidance And Counseling
19.Christian Religious Studies (CRS)
20.Home Economics
21.Education And Economics
23.Health Education
24.Business Education
25.Nursery And Primary Education
26.Agricultural Engineering
27.Electrical / Electronic Engineering
28.Civil Engineering
29.Computer Engineering
30.Mechanical Engineering
31.Banking And Finance
32.Forestry Wildlife And Fisheries
35.Education And French
36.Education And Geography
38.Education And English Language
39.English Language
42.Agriculture Cooperative Management
43.Home And Hotel Management
44.Agricultural Economics And Farm Management
45.Transport Planning And Management
47.Education And Mathematics
53.Education And Geography / Physics
55.Education And Physics
57.Geography And Regional Planning
58.Geology / Regional Planning
59.Medicine And Surgery
60.Urban And Regional Planning
61.Crop Production
63.Industrial And Labour Relations
64.Plant Science
65.Nursing / Nursing Science
66.Computer Science
67.Political Science
68.Education And Political Science
69.Education And Integrated Science
70.Education And Computer Science
71.Sport Science
72.Chemical Sciences
73.Agricultural Extension And Rural Sociology
76.Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies
77.Education And Christian Religious Studies
78.Education And Social Studies
79.Islamic Studies
80.History And Diplomatic Studies
81.Forestry And Wildlife
83.Education And Yoruba
84.Applied Zoology

OOU Most Competitive Courses.

What is the aim of sharing the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) most competitive courses? Is to inform all candidates seeking admission into this particular course(s) that the admission competition is difficult, and you should endeavor to have an amazing O’level result, high JAMB score, and a good Post UTME screening score to be able to be admitted into any of these courses.

  1. Accounting.
  2. Banking And Finance.
  3. Pharmacy.
  4. Nursing Science.
  5. Business Administration.
  6. Mass Communication.
  7. Economics.
  8. Mechanical Engineering.
  9. Civil Engineering.
  10. Law.
  11. Estate Management.
  12. Political Science.
  13. Computer Science.
  14. Medicine And Surgery.
  15. Microbiology.
  16. English Language.
  17. Public Administration.

Less Competitive Courses In OOU.

Do note that when applying for any of these less competitive courses in OOU, it doesn’t in any way, guarantee you an automatic admission. One thing you should be fully aware of, is this: OOU is an internationally accredited institution with thousands of candidates seeking admission into various courses each year. So endeavor to score high in JAMB and Post UTME screening, to ensure you stand a chance of even getting admitted into these less-competitive courses.

  • Agricultural Extension And Rural Sociology.
  • Agriculture Cooperative Management.
  • Applied Zoology.
  • Business Education.
  • Chemical Sciences.
  • Chemistry.
  • Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies.
  • Christian Religious Studies (Crs).
  • Crop Production.
  • Education Accounting.
  • Education And Biology.
  • Education And Business Administration.
  • Education And Chemistry.
  • Education And Christian Religious Studies.
  • Education And Computer Science.
  • Education And Economics.
  • Education And English Language.
  • Education And French.
  • Education And Geography.
  • Education And Geography / Physics.
  • Education And Integrated Science.
  • Education And Mathematics.
  • Education And Physics.
  • Education And Political Science.
  • Education And Social Studies.
  • Education And Yoruba.
  • English Language.
  • Fine / Applied Art.
  • Fisheries.
  • French.
  • Geology / Regional Planning.
  • Health Education.
  • Islamic Studies.
  • Mathematics.
  • Music.
  • Nursery And Primary Education.
  • Performing Arts.
  • Plant Science.
  • Secretarial Administration.
  • Sport Science.
  • Statistics.
  • Transport Planning And Management.
  • Yoruba.

OOU Top 10 Recommended Courses.

  1. Accounting.
  2. Nursing Science.
  3. Medicine And Surgery.
  4. Business Management.
  5. Civil Engineering.
  6. Mass Communication.
  7. Computer Science.
  8. Economics.
  9. Pharmacy.
  10. Law.


There are various requirements for candidates seeking admission into OOU, and I’ll be sharing with you, the requirements from the OOU Admission office.

  • All applying candidates are required to have at least, 5 credit passes in your O’level result (WAEC NECO, or NABTEB) including English and Mathematics.
  • You must obtain your O’level result at not more than two (2) sittings before you can study in OOU.
  • Choosing the correct JAMB subject combination for your course will ensure you stand a better chance of getting admitted into the course you’re aiming for.
  • Candidates are required to score at the very least, 160 in the just concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), to be eligible for admission into OOU.
  • To be offered admission into the Olabisi Onabanjo University, you must meet the school JAMB cut off marks of 160.
  • You must select the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) as your first choice of Institution during JAMB registration.
  • You must participate in the OOU post UTME screening exercise and score above the cut off mark to be considered for admission.
  • Any candidate who fails to take part in the screening exercise automatically loses his or her chance of being considered for admission.
  • You must have reached the age of 16 by October this year.

Olabisi Onabanjo University Courses and their Cut off Marks.

  1. OOU Cut Off Marks (JAMB and Departments).

If you have any questions, inquiries, regarding the OOU courses and requirements, do not hesitate to use the comment box and share your thoughts.

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Glory Joseph

A graduate of Medicine From Imsu, Current Nurse, Medical book reader, Nigeria tertiary institution news anchor. I virtually know all Varsities in Nigeria!

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