The department of agricultural engineering is one of the first four engineering programmes of the faculty of engineering of Evan Enwerem University which took off July, 2006 with Ewwlike A.D as the pioneer head of department. The department admitted its first set of students in November, 2006 and by this academic year (2009/2010) they are in 400 levels.
The department of agricultural engineering offers a five year bachelor of engineering (B. Eng) degree in agricultural engineering for candidates coming in through the unified university matriculation examination (UTME) and four year B. eng programme for direct entry candidates..
In addition to an acceptable pass in both UTME and post at not more than two sitting, credit passes in senior secondary school certificate examination (SSCE) or its equivalent as approved by the senate of Evan Enwerem university in English language, mathematics, physics, chemistry and any other from agricultural science, further mathematics, economics, biology, technical drawing and geography.
I. Candidates with upper credit level passes in national diploma (ND) or its equivalent qualification in agricultural engineering may be admitted into the 200level of the department.
II. In exceptional cases, candidates with HND credit passes or its equivalent in agricultural engineering may be admitted into the 300level.
III. Candidates in (i) and (ii) above must satisfy the O’ level requirements of the department.
I. Students studying agricultural engineering in senate recognized universities may transfer into 200 level provided they have the relevant O’level qualification and their programmes are adjudged to meet the standards at Evan Enwerem University.
II. No candidates shall be admitted from another university unless the department is certified that the grades obtained by such candidate for courses in which they have had instructions, are acceptable