Are you an a student aspiring for Medicine and Surgery? Your choice of university does matter, it may determine if you will be admitted. Here are universities that offer medicine in Nigeria.
- What is Medicine all about?
- What is the UTME combination for Medicine?
- What is the UTME entry requirements for Medicine?
- What is the direct entry requirement?
- How many universities offer medicine in Nigeria as a course?
- How many years will be spent to study Medicine in Nigeria?
All these questions will be answered here satisfactorily, just follow.
What is Medicine and Surgery About?
Medicine and Surgery is a branch of medical sciences. It is the science and art of maintaining and/or restoring health through the study, diagnosis, and treatment of patients. A person who studied Medicine is called a medical doctor.
UTME Combination for Medicine and Surgery
Use of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology
UTME Entry Requirements for Medicine
Five (5) SSCE credit passes in English language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Direct Entry Requirements for Medicine
- A’level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Zoology in addition to the UTME requirements.
- BSC, BOS etc. in relevant programs.
Note: Requirements for individual universities may be slightly different
Universities That Offer Medicine in Nigeria as a Course
Here is the list of all universities in Nigeria that offer Medicine as a course:
- University of Port-harcourt (UNIPORT)
- University of Jos (UNIJOS)
- Afe Babalola University (ABUAD)
- Imo State University (IMSU)
- Federal University Dutse (FUD)
- University of Calabar (UNICAL)
- Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU)
- Edo State University (EDSU)
- Ekiti State University (EKSU)
- University of Lagos, Akoka (UNILAG)
- Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU)
- Ebonyi State University (EBSU).
- Benue State University (BSU)
- Bingham University
- Igbinedion University
- Madonna University
- University of Ibadan (UI)
- University of Benin (UNIBEN)
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU)
- Bayero University Kano (BUK)
- University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
- Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU)
- Ambrose Alli University (AAU)
- Bauchi State University, Gadau (BASUG)
- Babcock University
- Lagos State University (LASU)
- Nigerian Turkish Nile University (NTNU)
- Gombe State University (GSU)
- Bowen University
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
- Nnamdi Azikwe University (UNIZIK)
- Kogi State University (KSU)
- University of Osun (UNIOSUN)
- University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
- Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)
- Ondo State University of Medical Sciences (OSUMS)
- Niger Delta University (NDU)
- Gregory University
- Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUTECH)
- Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)
- University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
- Delta State University (DELSU)
- Usmanu Danfodio University Sokoto (UDOSOK)
Years of Study of Medicine and Surgery
Medicine takes six years to study in the university: 3 years in the pre-clinical, 3 years in the clinicals, making 6 years. After that, a year spent on house job/Internship. Then, NYSC is next.
I hope we satisfactorily and explained to detail all you need to know about universities that offer Medicine in Nigeria