This article is was specially designed for UNILAG students. As the fore runner of JUPEB Programmes, there are certain things that needs to be clarified. Cut off point as regards JUPEB is different across all universities with respect to course of study and as such, student needs to stay abreast information to avoid stories that touch at the latter end.
For the purpose of this article, cut off marks for UNILAG would be discussed while all exceptions as regards Obafemi Awolowo University would be touched as well. This is because from the questions we received, these universities tops the list in statistics and as such, why we rest to treating these universities.
Now, let us deep dive.
It may interest y to know that the cut-off mark for JUPEB programme admission into Nigerian universities is virtually the same across all universities taking JUPEB certification as an entry level requirement. But to demystify this claim, let us look deep into the cut off points of JUPEB for 2L admissions in Nigerian Universities
Cut Off Marks For JUPEB Courses For Admission In Nigeria
Under this section, we will be looking generally the entry requirements, minimum cut off points for admission into 200L into Nigerian Universities. With this, you should have a brief understanding as well as clear overview of the minimum cut off point needed.
This will improve your decision making, preparedness ( if you will be applying for JUPEB program) or idea on what to expect or apply for as a JUPEB applicants
NOTE: To be qualified for admission using your JUPEB results, you need to know that you need a minimum of five (5) points out of a maximum of fifteen (15) points. This is clear enough but for explicit clarity, let us look at deeply We will be looking at cut off points across all courses because cut off points varies.
For every course of study, there are different requirements and cut off points. This is because of the high number of applicants for those courses. Now, let’s have a quick overview of those courses. Important Info. Some Universities do not accept less than 7,8,9 points for ANY course at all. What you are seeing here is an average cut off marks
JUPEB Cut Off Marks For Courses
- For students who are looking to study any science related course, administrative course, para medical courses (this includes biochemistry, physiology, anatomy) and so on needs a minimum of 6 JUPEB points to be eligible for admissions.
- For JUPEB candidates who are looking to study Medicine and surgery, as minimum of twelve (12) points is needed. This is the highest requirement for any JUPEB candidate. Medicine and Surgery is a highly. Also, other examination will still be conducted for Medicine students after meeting the required point with JUPEB.
NOTE: Obafemi Awolowo University requires a minimum of thirteen (13 POINTS)
- The JUPEB applicants looking to study Engineering courses such as Petroleum engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical engineering as well as Industrial engineering, Industrial chemistry, Physics and mathematics, needs a minimum of 8 JUPEB points to be eligible for admission.
- For JUPEB applicants looking to study Social and administrative related courses, a minimum of 7 JUPEB points is required before you can be considered for admission.
- For JUPEB applicants looking to study Religious Studies, Languages such as Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa and the rest needs a minimum of five (5) JUPEB points to be eligible for university admissions into 200L
- For JUPEB applicants looking to Arts related courses such as English, Classics, History, and the rest needs a minimum of five (5) points to be eligible for university admissions into 200L In Nigeria universities
- Also, For JUPEB applicants looking to study Agricultural related courses such as Horticulture, Animal science, Ecology, Fisheries ad so needs a minimum JUPEB score of five (5) points to be eligible for university admissions into 200l in Nigeria Universities
- JUPEB applicants looking to study Law, a minimum JUPEB score of thirteen (13) points is required to be eligible for university admissions into 200l in Nigeria Universities in JUPEB.
Also, it is important to note that universities like Obafemi Awolowo University do not and will not accept a JUPEB point less that nine (9) points irrespective of the course of study. This is due to their relative standard.
Also, we have established in the introductory paragraphs that the minimum requirement is five (5) JUPEB score for candidate looking to secure admission using JUPEB into 200L in Nigeria University However, there are some private universities that take as low as four (4) JUPEB points. Make research before you make conclusions
In conclusion, minimum JUPEB requirements for admissions into 200L is being decided by universities across the country and as such, contact your preferred institution to make enquiries or better still, check through JAMB brochure for the minimum requirements as regards your course of study. Please do you research well before applying or taking JAMB direct entry forms.