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JAMB 2024/2025 UTME Cut Off Mark For All Courses

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) releases 2024 UTME cut off marks for all courses including professional courses like Medicine & surgery, Engineering, Law, Science etc.

Examination TypeUTME / DIRECT ENTRY
Examination Year2024/2025
Universities Cut Off Mark160
Polytechnics Cut Off Mark120
Colleges Of Education Cut Off Mark100

Knowing the JAMB cut off marks is mandatory any student aiming for tertiary education in Nigeria. These scores act as the minimum requirement for entry into Nigerian universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education.

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However, targeting higher cut off mark than average benchmark means you are one step ahead of other candidates because meeting the national minimum cut off mark doesn’t guarantee admission into your desired course or institution.

RECOMMENDED: Check JAMB 2024 UTME Cut Off Mark (Universities, Polytechnics & Colleges of Education)

Additionally, Candidates applying for professional courses need to score very high because of the competition and number of slots available in a particular institution.

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Universities and other institutions also consider other factors during the admissions process, such as: Post-UTME scores and O’level results.

JAMB 2024 Cut Off Marks For Major Courses

Below are average cut off marks for different courses base on competition:

Candidates need to score up to the points above to be able to secure admission in their desired course of study.

COURSE TITLECUT OFF MARK
Medicine and Surgery250
Pharmacy240
Law200
Nursing200
Medical Laboratory Science200
Petroleum Engineering220
Chemical Engineering220
Computer Engineering220
Mechanical Engineering220
Civil Engineering220
Agricultural Engineering200
Food Engineering200
Electrical / Electronics Engineering220
Computer Science200
Information Technology200
Physiotherapy180
Radiography180
Biochemistry200
Microbiology200
Anatomy180
Accounting220
Business Administration220
Botany180
Animal Science180
Crop Science180
Soil Science180
Fisheries and Aquaculture180
Forestry and Wildlife Management180
Environmental Management180
Environmental Science180
Agricultural Economics180
Agricultural Extension and Rural Development180
Architecture 200
Building200
Land & Surveying & Geoinformatics 200
Business Education180
Marketing200
Mass Communication220
Mathematics180
Music180
Education180
Estate Management200
Geology180
Guidance and Counselling180
History and International Studies180
Human Anatomy180
Human Nutrition and Dietetics 180
Insurance180
Library Science180
Linguistics180
Philosophy180
Psychology200
Political Science200
Public Administration180
Quantity Surveying200
Sociology & Anthropology180
Statistic180
Theatre Arts220
Communication Arts220
Urban & Regional Planning180

To meet up the cut off point for your course and institution, you need to prepare thoroughly for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Ensure to read the recommended texts and other relevant textbooks. Past question papers can also be of help.

FAQs

You can find the 2024 JAMB UTME cut off marks for all courses on this page.

Yes, it is the same for all students but the cut off marks varies for different institutions and courses.

JAMB will only consider and give admission to candidates who scored high in the 2024 UTME.

JAMB cut off marks varies from year to year. JAMB may decided to update the cut off mark at any time.

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