RSUST JAMB & Departmental Cut Off Mark 2020/2021 Academic Session

Rivers state university of Science and Technology – RSUST JAMB and departmental cut-off mark for all courses 2020/2021 academic session is out! Therefore all candidates who put Rivers state university of Science and Technology as their preferred choice of higher institution during the UTME registration can confirm if they meet the current cut-off mark for the institution.

Any candidate who meets the cut off mark  would then proceed for post UTME and internal screening exercise at Rivers state university of Science and Technology, so candidates are thereby are advised to carry all supporting documents along including recent passport photographs.

RSUST JAMB & Departmental Cut Off Mark 2020/2021 Academic Session 1

See the approved RSUST JAMB and departmental cut off mark at the end of this post.

Candidates should note that the benefits of meeting RSUST JAMB cut off mark for 2020/2021 is that it affords candidates the opportunity to gain admission to sit for post UTME aptitude tests and also study any of the courses offered in Rivers state university of Science and Technology so long as the candidates get a good score in the internal screening exercise.

Documents required for Internal screening in Rivers state university of Science and Technology – RSUST are;

  1. In order to be eligible for admission at RSUST, candidates must score up to the minimum cut off mark for the current academic session as fixed by JAMB (Joint Admission and Matriculation Board)
  2. Candidates applying for admission into Rivers state university of Science and Technology must have a minimum of 5 credits in Mathematics and English and other relevant subjects as it relates to his or her course of study in not more than two (2) sittings to be eligible to sit for their post UTME aptitude test
  3. Original and photocopies of candidate’s JAMB result slip
  4. Original documents which includes ‘O’ level certificates please note that awaiting results are not accepted by Rivers state university of Science and Technology – RSUST
  5. Original copy of your birth certificate or birth declaration
  6. Candidates are also to carry along with them recent passport photographs (Coloured)

The category of UTME and DE candidates that chose Rivers State University of Science and Technology have in recent times experienced challenges in getting the actual cut off mark for their course. Many questions have been left unanswered so I thought it helpful to answer these questions as it may also fall in line with the question you reading this post may have been wanting to ask in the table below;

What is RSUST current cut off mark? RSUST cut off mark is 180. Any UTME candidate that scores 180 and above is eligible for RSUST post UTME screening exercise.
Does RSUST Accept second choice candidates? RSUST accepts only first choice candidates.
Can RSUST accept me if I score 180? As stated above, only UTME candidates that score 180 and above are eligible to apply for RSUST post UTME therefore you are qualified.
What is RSUST cut off mark for Economics? Candidates with 180 and above and score at least 65 in their post UTME have higher chances of studying Accounting in RSUST. However, if you score 180 and above, you are eligible for post UTME screening test at the institution but you will be required to change your course.
If I score 230 in my UTME and still use RSUST as second choice can I gain admission? The institution admits first and second choice UTME and DE candidates so long as you score up to the minimum cut off point.
How can I change my university to RSUST because I passed their cut off mark? Simply purchase a change of course form from JAMB, it costs about two-thousand five hundred naira (N2,500). 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 have my complete O’Level result and 200 JAMB score, I am applying for Microbiology. What are my chances of gaining admission in RSUST? With 200 JAMB score and complete O’level you still stand a chance of gaining admission into the institution but studying MCB wil be a bit challenging. It is advisable you change your course to a less competitive one.
Does RSUST accept combination of WAEC and NECO results? Yes but it is advisable you make use of WAEC and WAEC or NECO/NECO combination.
I am an indigene of the state, can I be considered for admission if I score below the cut off mark? The JAMB cut off mark for RSUST is the same for all candidates irrespective of the state of origin of the candidate.
What is the cut off mark for Business Administration in this institution? We advise that you score at least 200 and above in your JAMB and at least 65 in your post UTME so when your aggregate score is calculated, you will stand a better chance of gaining admission into the university.
What is the cut off mark for computer science in RSUST, I scored 240, and can I gain admission? AU cut off mark for computer science is 240 and above though the higher your UTME score, the better your chances. Also, your post UTME score would be the determining factor. Notwithstanding, you are eligible to participate in the post UTME or change your course to a less competitive one.
I am an indigene and I scored 225 in JAMB, can I secure admission into RSUST? The answer is YES you can because you scored higher than the minimum cut off mark for the university. However, gaining admission would also depend on the course you selected.
What is RSUST JAMB cut off mark and aggregate score for law You need an aggregate score of 260 to study Law at RSUST.
Can someone with 220 in my JAMB, can i gain admission into RSUST to study accounting? You can gain admission into RSUST but you cannot to study Accounting with 220 UTME score. Accounting is a professional course hence high JAMB cut off mark. You need at least 245 and above in your UTME to study Accounting at RSUST.
Does RSUST accept Transfer students from other universities? Yes RSUST accept transfer students so long as you meet their requirements.
What is the JAMB cut off mark for Engineering in RSUST? With a JAMB score of 160 you are eligible to participate in RSUST post UTME However, you require at least 240 and above you can study Engineering in RSUST. Engineering courses require high JAMB score due to the strong competition for admission slot.
What is the required JAMB cut off mark for Faculty of Social Sciences and Management sciences The cut off mark varies. As for faculty of social sciences, the minimum cut off mark is 180 while management science is 180 respectively.
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The table above shows the most asked questions and best possible answers as regards RSUST JAMB admission cut off mark. Kindly go through them thoroughly as they would be very useful in helping you know your course and required cut off mark.

Like we would always inform candidates, beating RSUST JAMB cut off mark for 2020/2021 does not in any way guarantee you an automatic admission into the university, until a successful internal screening exercise carried out on all candidates then candidates can be rest assured.
So please note that only successful candidates who sat for Rivers state university of Science and Technology internal screening exercise would be automatically granted admission to study the course of their choice.

RSUST JAMB Cut off Mark For All Courses 2020/2021 Academic Session

RSUST JAMB cut off mark for all courses 2020/2021 academic session is 180 points, therefore, candidates who score up to 180 and above are automatically eligible for RSUST internal screening exercise, but we must warn you, the higher your JAMB score, the higher your chances of clinching the course registered in your UTME.

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The table below is the departmental cut off mark for eligibility for post UTME for all candidates.

Kindly note that for any candidate to sit for RSUST post UTME screening exam, he or she must first score up to the minimum RSUST general cut off mark which would automatically give candidate the bragging right to be able to sit for post UTME at the institution.

See below the cut off points for all courses as directed by JAMB

Accounting 180
Adult and Community Education 180
Agricultural and Environmental Engineering 180
Agricultural Economics and Extension 180
Agricultural Economics and Farm Management 180
Agricultural Science and Education 180
Agriculture 180
Animal Science 180
Applied Biology 180
Architecture 180
Banking and Finance (Admin) 180
Biochemistry 180
Biological Science(s) 180
Business Education 180
Chemical / Petrochemical Engineering 180
Chemistry 180
Civil Engineering 180
Computer Engineering 180
Computer Science 180
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Crop Science 180
Education and Biology 180
Education and Science 180
Electrical Engineering 180
Estate Management 180
Fisheries Management 180
Food Science and Technology 180
Forestry / Forest Resources Management 180
Home Science and Management 180
Land Survey 180


Law 180
Marine Engineering 180
Marketing 180
Mass Communication 180
Mathematics 180
Mechanical Engineering 180
Office And Information Management 180
Personnel Management 180
Petroleum Engineering 180
Physics 180
Quantity Surveying 180
Soil Science 180
Technical Education 180
Urban and Regional Planning 180

Do you have any question(s) as regards Rivers state university of Science and Technology JAMB and departmental cut-off mark for all courses 2020/2021 academic session, kindly could scroll down to the comment section below, post your questions and we will respond in no time.

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