In this post is JAMB 2019/2020 cutoff marks, which was officially announced by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
This will give JAMB candidates an idea of what their cutoff marks might look like, and motivate them to prepare to score way above the cutoff marks.
Please note that this is the minimum cutoff mark! So, your goal should be to score much higher than the cutoff mark.
JAMB Cutoff Marks 2019/2020
- colleges of education: 100
- private polytechnic: 110
- public polytechnics: 120
- private universities: 140
- public universities: 160
Now see how to score high in post UTME exam and gain admission into that school of your choice!
2018/2019 cutoff marks
Following the recently held Policy meeting held by Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), an update on admission cutoff marks for various academic institutions in Nigeria has been released. This includes cutoff marks for degree awarding institutions, NCE, polytechnics, and others.
Below is an excerpt from the resolution of the board, showing the Minimum National UTME Score & realistic institutional UTME Scores.
JAMB Minimum Cutoff Marks 2018/2019
- Degree – awarding institutions: 140
- Polytechnics: 120
- Other institutions: 100
Some other admission related information
Schools are to ensure that 1st choice admissions are completed during the period allowed for it. Similarly, other choices must be processed during the timelines set out for them.
At the end of the 1st choice period, all candidates not admitted would be pulled out of the institutions’ platform on JAMB’s CAPS and be made available to other willing institutions.
Any candidate who chose an institution as 2nd, 3rd or 4th choice does not need any change of choice or payment to JAMB to be considered for admission during the period of the 2nd choice admission.