JAMB 2017 CUT OFF MARK: Jamb Cut-Off Mark for Universities and Polytechnics in Nigeria

After several messages from both our readers in Nigeria and Abroad, it has come to our notice, that most JAMB UTME candidates are not aware of the Jamb cut off mark for admission which was used for the 2017 academic session.


Below is a list of Nigerian Universities with their respective JAMB Cut off marks for admission. Please note that the cutoff mark here is the minimum JAMB UTME score a candidate is expected to have before he or she could sit for Post Utme/screening exam or be admitted at the individual Universities and Polytechnics as listed below.

JAMB cut off mark


Please note that the under-listed JAMB Cut-off Marks for admission are those which are used by the institutions in the 2017 admission year. Some Nigerian Universities and Polytechnics have released their cut off marks for the 2017/2018 session.


JAMB cut off marks

Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma (AAU) 180
Adekunle Ajasin University Anyingba (AAUA) 180
Abia state polytechnic (AbiaPoly) 150
Abia State University Uturu (ABSU) 180
Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria 180
Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD) Not Specified.
Akwa-Ibom State University (AKSU) 180
Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education 180
Anambra State University Uli (ANSU) 180
Auchi Polytrchnic 150
Benson Idahosa University Not Specified.
Bauchi State University 180
Bells University of Technology, Ota Not Specified.
Bowen University Not Specified.
Benue State University 180
Bayero University Kano 180
covenant university Not Specified.
Cross River University (CRUTECH) 180
Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) 180
Dental School Enugu Not Specified.
Ebonyi State University (EBSU) 180
Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti (EKSU) 200
Enugu State University of Science Technology (ESUT) 180
Federal Polytechnic Nekede Not Specified.
Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti 170
Federal Polytechnic, Bida 150
Federal Poly Ede 150
Federal Polytechnic Idah 150
Federal polytechnic Ilaro Not Specified.
Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa 150
Federal Polytechnic Offa Not Specified.
Federal Polytechnic Oko 150
Federal University Dutse 180
Federal University Dutsin-Ma, Katsina 180
Federal University Kashere (FUKASHERE) 180
Federal University Lafia FULAFIA 180
Federal University Lokoja FULOKOJA Not Specified.
Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) 180
Federal University Ndufu-Alike FUNAI 180
Federal University Otuoke 180
Federal University Oye-Ekiti FUOYE 180
Federal University of Petroleum Resources FUPRE 180
Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) 200
Federal University of Technology Minna(FUTMINNA)

– 180 for School Agriculture and Agricultural Technology (Agricultural Economics and Extension Technology, Animal Production, Crop Production, Food Science and Nutrition, Horticulture, Soil Science,Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology)

-210 for School of Engineering and Engineering Technology (Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering)

-180 for school of Entrepreneurship and Management Technology (Entrepreneurship and Business Studies, Project Management Technology, Transport Management Technology)

– School of Environmental Technology: 220 for Architecture, 185 for Estate Management, 180 for Building Technology, Surveying and Geo-informatics, Urban and Regional Planning, Quantity Surveying

– School of Information and Communication Technology: 210 for Computer Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering, 200 for Computer Science, Cyber Security Science, Information and Media Technology

– School of Natural and Applied Sciences: 200 forBiochemistry, Microbiology, 180 for Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography, Physics, Mathematics/Statistics, Geology

– 180 for School of Technology Education (Industrial and Technology Education, Mathematics Education, Physics Education, Geography Education, Biology Education, Chemistry Education, Library Information Technology)

Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) 180
Federal University Wukari 180
Gombe State University 180
Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University IBBU Not Specified.
Igbinedion University Okada Not Specified.
Imo State University (IMSU) 180
Kwara State University (KWASU) Not Specified.
Kaduna State University (KASU) 180
Kogi State University (KSU) 180
Kebbi State University of Science and Technology 180
Kano University of Science and Technology (KUST) 180
Lagos State University 180
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) 200
Madonna University Okija Not Specified.
Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH) 180
Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike 180
Nasarawa State University, Keffi 180
Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU/UNIZIK) 180
Obafemi Awolowo University 200
Olabisi Onabanjo University OOU 180
Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH) 180
Osun State University (UNIOSUN) 180
Polytechnic Ibadan 150
Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) 180
TAI Solarin University of Education (TASUED) 180
Umaru Musa Yaradua University 180
Usman Danfodio University Sokoto UDUSOK 180
University of Abuja 180
University of Benin (UNIBEN) 200
University of Calabar 180
University of Ibadan 200
University of Jos 180
University of Lagos (UNILAG) 200
University of Ilorin (Unilorin) 180
University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) 180
University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) 180
University of Uyo(UNIUYO) 180
University of Nigeria, Nsukka(UNN) 180
Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) 150
Yobe State University (YSU) 180


Imo State Polytechnic 150
Institute of Management and Technology IMT 150
Kaduna Polytechnic 150
kogi state polytechnic 150
Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin Not Specified.
Lagos polytechnic 150

However, you should note that the JAMB Cut off mark for most of the polytechnics is usually 150.

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