UPDATED LIST OF NIGERIA UNIVERSITIES OFFERING COMPUTER ENGINEERING AND REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
Computer Engineering is a discipline which resides at the intersection of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. Computer Engineers are often described as Electrical Engineers with specific training in computer hardware and in the interaction between hardware and software.
DEGREE AWARDING UNIVERSITIES OFFERING COMPUTER ENGINEERING
DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENT
Three (3) A level passes in Pure Mathematics or Pure and Applied Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.
SSCE (O’LEVEL) RESULTS REQUIREMENTS
Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and
JAMB UTME SUBJECT COMBINATION
Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
IMPORTANT CONDITIONS TO NOTE FOR COMPUTER ENGINEERING ADMISSION
(i) BELLS accept
a) two (2) A level passes from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
b) ND/HND upper credit in Computer Engineering, or Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
(ii) BENIN, ABUAD and LAGOS – Same as in Chemical Engineering.
(iii) FED-OYE EKITI requires two (2) A level passes from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
(iv) ILORIN – Same as Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering. Relevant Programmes include Computer Technology, Telecommunications or Communication Engineering, Power Systems Engineering, Control Systems Engineering, Electrical and/or Electronics Engineering Technology, Instrumentation Engineering, Biomedical Engineering.
(v) MAIDUGURI and BENIN – As in Chemical Engineering.
(vi) OAU accepts ND upper credit in Computer Science
(vii) OOU accepts ND/HND upper/lower credit in Computer Science.
(viii) RSUST – Same as in Civil Engineering.
(ix) NTNU accepts any two (2) A level passes in Science subjects, ND/HND lower credit or NCE merit in relevant programmes.
(x) UMUDIKE accepts ND/HND upper credit with at least B average in Mathematics plus UTME requirements.
(xi) UYO accepts ND/HND in relevant programmes plus UTME requirements.
(xii) CARITAS accepts ND/HND upper credit in relevant areas for consideration into 200 and 300 levels respectively.
(i) ABUAD and OOU accept any Science Subject In lieu of Further Mathematics.
(ii) ESUTECH requires O level credit passes in English Language and all other relevant subjects.
(iii) FED-OYEEKITI requires five (5) O level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one Science or social science subject.
(iv) LAGOS – Same as in Chemical Engineering.
(v) MINNA and BELLS require five (5) O level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any other Science subject.
(vi) NTNU accepts English Language, Mathematics and either Physics or Chemistry and any other two (2) Science subjects.
(vii) RSUST and UMUDIKE – Same as in Civil Engineering.
(i) NTNU accepts any three (3) Science subjects.
(ii) OOU requires any three (3) of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science.