Abia State University – ABSU Cut off mark for all courses offered in the institution for the 2020/2021 academic session has been released by the management of the institution. This includes cut off mark for Medicine, Accounting, Law and Engineering courses and all other faculties as seen in the table below.
JAMB released a new set of cut off mark which was later readjusted in June that same year. The cut off mark seen below is the recently approved ABSU cut off mark for 2020/2021 academic session.
Abia State University, Uturu is a state owned universities established in 1981 under the administration of former governor of Imo state, Mr Sam Mbakwe. Since its inception, the university has produced powerful and notable dignitaries and leaders in Nigeria.
ABSU offers curriculum covers a wide range of courses ranging from undergraduate to postgraduate programmes. The university has two campuses, with its main campus sited at Uturu, and the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine in Umuahia Campus.
Yearly thousands of Candidates apply for admission into ABSU, recently the management had to place a quota on the number of applicants because it exceeds the university capacity.
Just like other states and federal universities, admission into ABSU is based on the student’s ability to meet up the JAMB minimum cut off mark for the University and course.
To gain admission into ABSU, candidates must meet the following admission requirements;
a) First and foremost, he or she would be required to meet up to the required JAMB minimum ABSU cut off mark and departmental cut off mark (After calculating the average cut off point for the course)
b) Candidates seeking admission must have a minimum of 5 O’Level credit pass with Mathematics and English Language as a compulsory subject.
In Abia state University (ABSU) cut off marks cut off marks differ for various courses. Usually, science courses attracts higher cut off marks than non-science related courses, so is the subject combination for all courses. Often times, candidates make mistakes with selection of the right subject combinations for their courses. In order to avoid such from occurring, we published a post that contains the approved JAMB subject combination for all courses, you can read that up to get the accurate combination of courses for your course.
Candidates who selected Abia State University have always asked the following questions about ABSU cut off mark for this academic session and it is high time we answered their questions as it may also fall in line with the question you may have been wanting to ask. Please refer to the table below;
|FAQs on ABSU JAMB CUT OFF MARK||ANSWERS TO ABSU UTME CUT OFF POINT.|
|What is ABSU current cut off mark?||ABSU’s cut off mark is 180. Any UTME candidate that scores 180 and above is eligible for ABSU post UTME screening exercise.|
|Does ABSU Accept second choice candidates?||ABSU accepts both first and second choice candidates.|
|Can ABSU accept me if I score 150?||No. Only candidates that score 180 and above are eligible to apply for ABSU post UTME.|
|What is ABSU cut off mark for Nursing?||Candidates with 220 and above and score at least 65 in their post UTME have higher chances of studying Nursing in ABSU but please confirm if Nursing is offered in ABSU.|
|If I score 190 in jamb and still use ABSU as second choice can I gain admission?||Abia State University accepts first and second choice UTME candidates irrespective of your JAMB score.|
|How can I change my university to ABSU because I passed their cut off mark?||Simply purchase a change of course form from JAMB, it costs about 2,500 naira. Fill the necessary details and submit. You will be informed when your application is successful via the registered email or you can verify via JAMB CAPS.|
|I got 8 credits in my O’Level but my JAMB score is 185 and I am applying for Banking and Finance. What are my chances of gaining admission in ABSU?||With 185 JAMB score and 8 credit passes, you still stand a chance of gaining admission into ABSU but your post UTME score must be high.|
|What is ABSU JAMB cut off mark for Medicine and Surgery?||We will advise you score at least 250 and above in your JAMB to stand a chance when calculating your aggregate score.|
|I am an indigene of Abia state, can I be considered for admission if I score below the cut off mark?||The minimum cut off mark for ABSU is the same for all candidates irrespective of the state of origin of the candidate.|
|What is the cut off mark for Electrical and Electronics Engineering in ABSU?||We advise that you score at least 240 and above in your JAMB so when your aggregate score is calculated, you will stand a better chance of gaining admission into ABSU.|
|I scored 198 in jamb is there any chance of me gaining admission into medical biochemistry?||First you need to confirm if Medical Biochemistry is offered in ABSU. However, the answer to the question is No. Notwithstanding, you are eligible to participate in the post UTME. I would advise you change your course to a less competitive one.|
|I am an indigene and I scored 183 in JAMB, can I secure admission in ABSU?||The answer is YES you can because you scored higher than the minimum cut off mark for ABSU. However, gaining admission would also depend on the course you selected.|
|I score 197 in my JAMB, can I gain admission to study English?? Am an indigene and in my O’level result I have 7Bs 1A and 1C. Can I be admitted into ABSU with this O’level result?||Yes you can be admitted.|
|Can someone with 185 In Jamb gain admission into ABSU to study accounting?||You can gain admission into ABSU but definitely not to study Accounting. Accounting is a professional course hence high JAMB cut off mark. You need at least 240 and above with a good post UTME score to study Accounting in ABSU.|
|Does ABSU accept Transfer students from other universities?||Yes ABSU accept transfer students so long as you meet their requirements.|
|What is ABSU’s cut off mark for LAW?||With a JAMB score of 260 and above you can study Law in ABSU. Law requires a good JAMB score because of the strong competition.|
|What JAMB score can I get in order to study Pharmacy at ABSU?||Firstly, go through the courses offered in ABSU to confirm if Pharmacy is studied in the institution, if YES. You will need to score at least 260 in JAMB in order to gain admission into ABSU to study Pharmacy.|
The above are the most frequently asked questions and best possible answers for ABSU JAMB cut off mark. Please go through them thoroughly as they would be very useful in helping you know your course and required cut off mark.
As for candidates who did not meet the ABSU cut off mark for 2020/2021 session can opt in for a change of institution and course form to a university with lesser cut off point. Change of course and institution can be done in any of the approved JAMB CBT centres in Lagos or your state, you can read up steps on how to change your course and institution via JAMB CBT center near you to learn the procedures to follow.
ABSU Cut Off Mark For 2020/2021 Academic Session
The management of Abia State University, Uturu has approved the ABSU cut off mark for 2020/2021 academic session as 180 for all courses with an exception of Law, Engineering, Medicine which attracts higher cut off marks.
But be warned that not all students that pass the JAMB cut off mark for Abia state university are awarded an automatic admission. You must meet other admission requirements and pass the post UTME cut off mark for your course to stand a higher chance of gaining admission.
In cases where competition for admission for the course is stiff, then candidates with higher scores have better opportunities than those with lesser scores.
Candidates who scored above the cut off mark and passed their post UTME can check out how to calculate the average cut off mark for Abia state University Uturu (ABSU).
How To Calculate ABSU Cut Off Mark For Your Course
On how to calculate Abia State University cut off marks for 2020/2021, it is simple. Simply multiply by your post jamb score by your JAMB score and divide by two (2) in order to get your aggregate score. Then compare to the cut off mark of the department/course you are applying for to determine if you are eligible for admission.
For Instance, If your scored 220 in JAMB, and your Post UTME screening score is 240 the calculation would be = 220 + 230 = 450/2= 225. Therefore your score is 225 then compare it with your actual course of study. Hope this was helpful.
Without drifting from the onus of this post, see below the comprehensive table containing Abia State University – ABSU cut-off mark for all courses.
ABSU (Abia State University) JAMB Cut Off Mark For All Courses 2020/2021 Academic Session
|FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION||CUT OFF MARK|
|Banking & Finance||200|
|FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE|
|Animal Science & Fisheries||190|
|Agric. Economics & Extension||190|
|Crop Production & Protection||180|
|Food Science & Technology||190|
|FACULTY OF EDUCATION|
|Education/Administration & Planning||180|
|Education/Management & Planning||180|
|Education/English & Literature||180|
|Education/Guidance & Counselling||180|
|Education/History & International Relations||180|
|Education/Fine & Applied Arts||180|
|FACULTY OF BIOLOGICAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES|
|Animal & Environmental Biology||200|
|Plant Science & Biotechnology||220|
|FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES|
|Building Technology & Civil Engineering||190|
|Environmental Resources Management||200|
|Fine & Applied Arts||200|
|Urban & Regional Planning||200|
|Geography & Planning||210|
|FACULTY OF LAW|
|FACULTY OF MEDICINE|
|Medicine & Surgery||240|
|FACULTY OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES|
|English Language & Literature||200|
|Foreign Language & Translation Studies||190|
|Government & Public Administration||200|
|History & International Relations||200|
|Linguistics & Communication studies||200|
|Library & Information Science||200|
Hope the above was insightful enough? we advise candidates to work harder in their JAMB and post UTME examinations to avoid cases of being left out in the admission process because the higher your cut off point, the better your admission chances.
Only candidates who score up to the required cut off mark and passed the post UTME comfortably are to expect their names on the ABSU admission list.
Upon seeing your name on the admission list, you will be requested to accept your admission from JAMB CAPS and afterwards, pay your acceptance fee, then pay up your school fees and complete your registration.
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