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To be admitted into the faculty, students must fulfil any of the entry requirements below:

A)        UTME (JAMB). Candidates applying into the first year (100 level) of the B.Pharm Programme of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the university of Ilorin are required to have credit passes in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at the Senior Secondary School Certificate (WASC, NECO) at no more than two sittings. They are also required to have obtained the minimum UTME score for admission into the University Of Ilorin.

B.         Direct Entry- Candidates seeking direct entry (200 level) into the programme are required to have

  1. Good Advanced Level GCE, IJMB at principal level in subjects such as Biology, Chemistry and Physics in not more than two sittings.
  2. HND at Upper credit level in relevant discipline or
  3. A first degree in biological or physical Sciences deemed relevant by the faculty board.
  4. In addition, candidates for direct entry admission must possess five “O” Level WASCE and its equivalents credits in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

C.        Other Forms of Entry- Intra and Inter-university transfer is also allowed. However, candidates transferring from other universities are required to hold the minimum entry requirement qualifications for admission in to the University Of Ilorin. Transcripts of academic records of such prospective students will be screened to assess their level of placement.