Jamb Tells all institutions to set their post utme cut off mark for admission 2021- The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has cancelled general cut-off marks for admission into any tertiary institutions and gave schools the freedom to set their individual minimum benchmarks for admission.
The Board took the decision on Tuesday at the virtual policy meeting, which was held by the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu.
Reasons for Institution to set their Admission Post Utme Cutoff Mark 2021
Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, said, Some universities such as the
- University of Maiduguri, proposed 150;
- Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto, proposed 140;
- Pan Atlantic University proposed 210;
- University of Lagos 200;
- Lagos State University, 190;
- Covenant University 190; and
- Bayero University, Kano, 180.
What is JAMB Cut off mark 2021/2022 – New Jamb Cut off mark for admission
Currently, jamb did not announce any cut-off mark for 2021 admission screening exercise, rather Institutions have now been given the liberty to decide cut-off marks; there will be no cut-off marks [stipulation] from JAMB.
Jamb Admission 2021/2022 Deadline for All Tertiary Institutions
On the deadline for the closure of admissions, the stakeholders resolved to allow the education ministry to decide, as they could not agree on the 31st December, 2021 deadline for all public institutions and 31st January, 2022 for all private institutions.
Stakeholders also adopted the 2021 admission guidelines, which provide that all applications for part-time or full-time programmes for degrees, NCE, OND, and others must be posted only through JAMB.
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The meeting approved that, for Direct Entry, the maximum score a candidate could present is six and the minimum is two or an E, as required by law.