JAMB sets 160 as cut-off mark for University Admission

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JAMB sets 160 as cut-off mark for University Admission

JAMB sets 160 as cut-off mark for University Admission

An announcement has been made by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) that the cut-off mark for admission into Nigerian universities for the 2020/2021 academic session has been set at 160.

The board made it known that the cut off mark for polytechnic is set at 120 and that of Colleges of Education and other innovative institutions stands at 100.

The Registrar of JAMB, Ishaq Oloyede, while speaking at the 2020 policy meeting on admissions to tertiary institutions on Tuesday, stated that a total of 612, 557 candidates were offered admission in 2019 out of the 1.8m that wrote the examination.

He revealed that about 510,957 admission spaces were unused by tertiary institutions in 2019.

He made it clear that candidates whoa re waiting for their results can only be considered when they are uploaded on its website.

In his remarks, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu directed JAMB and tertiary institutions to proceed with the conduct of 2020/2021 admissions.

He said admission processes are expected to commence in August based on the guidelines released by JAMB.

JAMB sets 160 as cut-off mark for University Admission

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