The management of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the cut-off marks to be used for the 2018/2019 academic session admission exercise. JAMB Cut-off marks for degree – awarding institutions is 120. See more details below.
Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the cut-off marks today, 26th June, 2018, during the 2018 policy meeting on admissions to DEGREE, NIGERIA CERTIFICATE IN EDUCATION and NATIONAL DIPLOMA – AWARDING INSTITUTIONS.
JAMB Cut-off Marks.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released cut-off points for this year’s admission into universities,polytechnics,colleges of education and monotechnics..
The minimum cut off marks for admissions into universities in Nigeria was set for 120, polytechnics, innovative enterprising institutes and colleges of education pegged at 100, while that of was pegged at 110.
Institutions are, however, at liberty to raise their cut off marks for admission above the minimum set by JAMB.
These decisions were taken at the 2018 Combined Policy Meetings on Admissions into Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria.
JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede said institutions, with the decision, are not to go below the minimum cut-off points adopted at the meeting for admissions.
According to him, “What JAMB has done is to recommend; We will only determine the minimum, whatever you determine as your admission cut-off mark is your decision.
The board will ensure that criterion set by Senate are strictly adhered to by the institutions’ admission officers and no shifting of goal post in the middle of the admission exercise.
Cut-off Marks Specified By Some Public Universities.
Below are some institutions that specified cut-off marks higher than what JAMB announced last year. You can check them out.