The Federal College of Education Katsina grading system has been made very comprehensive for forthcoming students of the institution. It also very important that students understand how it calculated to know if they’re eligible for their preferred choice of course even before the commencement of the admission process.
Do you know what FCE Katsina aggregate post UTME screening score is all about? we should define what an aggregate cut off mark or score so you can have a better understanding of this post. An aggregate cut off mark is the total score a candidate has after combining JAMB and Post UTME scores. For some universities, you would have to combine more than just JAMB and post UTME but your O’Level grades as well.
Knowing how FCE Katsina calculate their aggregate score is very important as this will determine if you are eligible for admission into the university or not. Your aggregate score should meet up with the departmental cut off mark of the course you wish to study before you will be allowed to study any of your desired courses offered in Federal college of education Katsina.
How To Calculate Federal College of Education Katsina Aggregate Score
Calculating FCE Katsina post UTME screening aggregate score would only come become necessary after your post UTME result has been seen. However this step is an easy one if you follow the illustration below.
FCE Katsina makes use of a Composite Grading System that takes into consideration the following:
- Your O’Level result (WAEC or NECO)
- Post-UTME Result
Federal College of Education Katsina grading system is based on ratio 30:20:50 for Post-UTME, O’Level result and UTME score respectively. Now lets go into details as regards the 3 grading systems (Post-UTME, O’Level result and UTME).
O’Level (WAEC/NECO) Calculation
This is based on ONLY five core subjects: English, Mathematics and any other three (3) important subjects A1, B2, B3, C4, C5 and C6 grade are rated as 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 point respectively, all other grades are rated as 0 point. Thus, the maximum obtainable Total O’Level points is thus 30pts.
O’Level composite percentage = Total O’Level Points multiplied by 2/3.
UTME composite percentage = Total UTME Score divided by 8
Post-UTME composite percentage = Post-UTME score multiplied by 0.3
COMPOSITE = Sum of all three composite percentages
Why it’s Important to Calculate FCE Katsina Aggregate Score?
It is important that you know how to calculate FCE Katsina aggregate score as this will determine whether or not you are eligible for admission. This is because your aggregate score will be compared with the departmental cut off mark of the course you wish to study.
If you are unable to meet up with the departmental cut off mark you surely will not be considered for admission or pushed to other departments with lower cut off marks so we usually advice students to do a change of course.
To ensure you get admitted to study the course of your choice, you would have to reach or surpass the departmental cut off mark. However, it is advisable you surpass the departmental cut off mark, especially if you are going for a competitive course.
FCE Katsina Departmental Cut Off Mark
FCE Katsina releases a cut off mark for each all its departments which every student must meet up with before being considered for admission. The departmental cut off mark is released on a yearly basis and several changes are also made. However, you could use the departmental cut off mark for the previous year to prepare yourself for the JAMB and Post UTME exam.
Ensure that your goal is to perform exceptionally so that your aggregate score would be well above the cut off mark of the course you wish to study.
Federal College of Education Katsina JAMB Cut Off Mark
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) releases an official cut off mark which every university must adhere to. However, some colleges of education have a different cut off mark for different courses. This is based on the competitiveness and difficulty of the course. While FCE Katsina JAMB cut off mark is around 120, you would want to score higher to ensure that you end up with a good aggregate score.
Scoring lower than the cut off mark for your chosen course doesn’t mean you will not be eligible for admission as long as you don’t score below 120. However, scoring anything below the stated cut off marks means you will have to score extremely high in your Post UTME to ensure that you end up with a good aggregate score that would meet up with the departmental cut off mark.
That sums up this post on how you can calculate Federal College of Education Katsina aggregate cut off mark for 2023/2024 academic session. The information above will help you with all you need to get admitted to study the course of your choice in Federal College of Education Katsina.
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