Many higher institutions in Nigeria have started to invite suitably qualified candidates for this years admission. But the question is, are you qualified for admission? How do you know if you are qualified for admission this year? These are questions we will provide answers in this post.
How do you Know if you are Qualified for Admission this year?
There are few things you need to have to be qualified for this years admission. These are basic admission requirements for your course of study.
Many higher institutions in Nigeria have similar admission requirements for most courses. We will try to explain the basic admission requirements for each faculties.
O’Level Requirements to Qualify for admission into Nigerian Higher Institutions
This is either WAEC, NECO, GCE, NATBEB – 5 credit including Mathematics and English Language. See the WAEC/NECO Compulsory Subjects for Science, Arts, and Commercial students.
JAMB-UTME Admission Requirements for Admission into Nigerian Institutions
JAMB has fixed the national cut off mark for universities at 120. Many higher institutions in Nigeria have different admission cut off mark. See the Official: JAMB Cut Off Mark For All Institutions.
Post UTME Requirements for Admission into Nigerian Institutions
The federal government has lifted ban on post utme exam. This means that universities can conduct post utme exam to further screen their candidates for admission.
Many schools in Nigeria have varied admission cut off points for admission into various departments.
Many higher institutions in Nigeria administer exam to screen their candidates. Read more on How to Pass Post UTME and Get Admissions
Direct Entry Requirements for Admission into Nigerian Institutions
This is for candidates who have at least A’Level qualification. These includes; IJMB, JUPEB, Advance GCE, TCII, Diploma, NCE, HND or bachelor Degree. They are offered admission into various programmes starting from either level 200 or 300 depending on course and school. Read more on How to Apply for Direct Entry Admission into Nigerian Universities.
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