University of Ibadan – UI Admission Requirements for Medicine and Surgery

If you are planning on studying medicine in UI, you should see the University of Ibadan, UI admission requirements for medicine and surgery. Candidates seeking admission into the UI College of Medicine should know their requirements, cut off marks, and other important details.

There is detailed information on the University of Ibadan JAMB subject combination and Admission Requirements for 2020, which I recommend you read, if you are interested in getting admitted into UI for the 2020/2021 academic session.

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Studying Medicine and Surgery in the University of Ibadan is an amazing choice, although the competition is high (Let’s face the truth, there are thousands of other candidates seeking admission into UI College of Medicine).

UI is popular in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western part of Nigeria, and made history in September 2016, when it became the first Nigerian University to enter the top 1,000 all-time best academic institutions. Currently, the University of Ibadan College of Medicine is the #1 in West-Africa sub-Sahara.

UI Faculties.

  • Arts,
  • Medicine,
  • Science,
  • Agriculture Renewable natural resources,
  • Education,
  • Veterinary Medicine,
  • Pharmacy,
  • Technology,
  • Law,
  • Public Health,
  • Dentistry and economics,
  • Environmental design and management.

University of Ibadan Medicine Faculty.

One aspect where the University of Ibadan has set higher standards compared to other tertiary institutions in the country is her pedigree in the field of Medicine and Surgery. UI is among the top 3 destinations of Nigerian students seeking to pursue their career in Medicine.

University of Ibadan College of Medicine.

This institution has a total of seven (7) departments under it, namely:

  1. Medicine & Surgery.
  2. Dentistry.
  3. Physiotherapy.
  4. Biochemistry.
  5. Physiology.
  6. Human Nutrition.
  7. Nursing Science.

Candidates seeking admission into the University of Ibadan College of Medicine are expected to meet the UI requirements for medicine.

University Of Ibadan College Of Medicine Admission Requirements.

Most importantly, applicants should know of the official JAMB UTME cut off point. The school management board has set the UI JAMB cut off marks at 200 JAMB scores and candidates that score below this mark are ineligible to participate in the UI Post UTME screening exercise.

All applicants should note that the UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN accepts 5 credit passes at one sitting in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology for all courses in the College of Medicine.

Here is a list of admission requirements you should take when applying to the University of Ibadan College of Medicine:

1. BioChemistry.

Direct Entry candidates seeking admission into UI to study Biochemistry are required to provide two A level subjects from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology or Botany plus UME requirement.

While for UTME candidates, the UI subject combination for Biochemistry is:

  • English Language,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Biology.

All UTME candidates must provide at least, five (5) O’ Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. This is the same requirement for Medicine and Surgery.

2. Dentistry.

Candidates seeking admission to study Dentistry in UI, the Dentistry JAMB subject combination for UI are:

  • English Language (which is compulsory).
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Biology.

You must score at least, five (5) credit pass in your O’ Level result (either in Waec, Neco, GCE) in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

3. Human Nutrition.

Direct Entry (D.E) JAMB candidates seeking admission into UI to study Human Nutrition are to provide two (2) A level passes in Chemistry, Biology, and Physics plus UTME requirements.

While for UTME candidates, the official JAMB subject combination for Human Nutrition course in UI are:

  • English Language,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Biology.

UTME candidates are required to score at least, five (5) credit passes in their 0’level result in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics.

The College of Medicine in UI gives Preference to holders of the Professional Certificates of:

(i) Nigeria Registered Nurse or equivalent.
(ii) OND in Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science or Agriculture with a minimum of Upper Credit from a recognized Polytechnic.
(iii) NCE (Home Economics).
(iv) Certificate in Community Nutrition Technician from School of Health Technology provided the candidates meets the University of Ibadan O’Level admission criteria.

4. Medicine & Surgery.

Direct Entry Candidates: You are required to provide at least, 3 A level passes in Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Zoology, including the JAMB requirements.

JAMB UTME Candidates:  B.Sc in relevant fields. English Language, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Candidates are required to score five (5) credit passes in their O’level result (Waec, Neco) in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

5. Nursing.

For DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES: D.E candidates are to provide two A level Passes from Biology, Chemistry, Physics, plus UTME requirements.

UI subject combination for Nursing are:

  • English Language,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Biology.

It is mandatory that UTME candidates seeking admission into UI to study Nursing, are required to score at least, five (5) credit passes in their O’ Level result in the following subjects: English Language, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

In addition, Nursing candidates must possess any of the following professional qualifications and must have registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.

  • General Nursing.
  • Psychiatric Nursing.
  • Midwifery.

6. Physiology.

The UI subject combination for Physiology are: English Language, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. JAMB UTME candidates are required to score five (5) O’ Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

7. Physiotherapy.

Direct Entry Candidates: The University of Ibadan College of Medicine requires candidates seeking admission to study Physiotherapy through DE to provide three (3) A/Level Passes in Physics, Biology or Zoology and one other Science subject, plus UTME requirements.

UI Subject Combination for Physiotherapy.

  • English Language,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry,
  • Biology.

To be eligible for admission into UI to study Physiotherapy, UTME candidates O’ Level result must have at least, five (5) credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

University of Ibadan College of Medicine Contacts.

Phone Numbers: (+234) 02-2914-130
Email: provost@com.ui.edu.ng
collegeinfo@com.ui.edu.ng
Address: P.M.B 3017 G.P.O Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.

UI College of Medicine Admission Form Sample.

UI College of Medicine Admission Form

UI College of Medicine Admission Form Sample

Final Conclusion.

This is the complete details for both UTME and DE candidates seeking admission into the University of Ibadan College of Medicine. This is the official University Of Ibadan College of Medicine Admission Requirements.

About the author

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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