If you are seeking admission into Abia State University, one of the things that will keep you on your feet and help you aim for the best is the knowledge of the school’s cut-off marks, both JAMB and departmental.
Therefore, if you realised this and you are wondering what the JAMB cut-off mark of ABSU is, then you have arrived on the right page. In this post, you will not only learn what the JAMB cut-off is, but you will also get to know the different cut-off marks of courses offered in Abia State University.
So if I were you, I would read along carefully not to miss any bit.
What is ABSU JAMB Cut-off Mark?
The official JAMB cut-off mark of Abia State University is 180. This means that students who must be admitted into the said university should score from 180 and above in their JAMB UTME.
Even though the cut-off mark of ABSU is 180, it does not mean that students who have 180 marks in JAMB will all be admitted. It is usually safer to score above 180,say from 200 and above. This will give you a higher chance of gaining admission into ABSU.
ABSU Departmental Cut-off Mark
|2||Animal Science and Fisheries||190|
|5||Food Science Technology||200|
|6||Plant Biology and Biotechnology||220|
|9||Animal and Environmental Biology||200|
|15||Banking and Finance||200|
|28||Obstetrics and Gynecology||22p|
|29||Medical Laboratory Science||230|
|35||Curriculum and Teaching Education||180|
|38||Educational Administration and Planning||180|
|42||Information and Communication Technology||220|
|43||Surveying and Geo-informatics||200|
|45||Urban and Regional Planning||190|
|46||Fine ad Applied Arts||180|
|48||Environmental Resources Management||200|
|49||Geography and Planning||180|
|54||Linguistics and Communication Studies/Igbo||200|
|55||Foreign Languages and Translational Studies||200|
|56||History and International Relations||200|
|57||Library and Information Science||190|
Please note that Abia State University management has not released any official document in 2020 stating the cut-off marks of different departments in the school. However, we urge you to treat the above list as a guide and not the actual cut-off marks.
We shall update you when the official list is out. To ensure you do not miss out, make sure you subscribe to our newsletter; you can also bookmark this page if you want.
Briefly About ABSU
Abia State University, Uturu is one of the State-Owned universities in Nigeria. It is however the State university of Abia State.
It is located in the old town of Uturu, in the northern part of Abia State. This institution was established in 1981 as Imo State University, Etiti, under the leadership of Sam Mbakwe (the then Imo State governor).
Faculties and Departments in ABSU
Currently, there are 11 faculties in Abia State University with 60 different departments scattered across the faculties/colleges.
Faculty of Agriculture
- Agricultural Economics/Extension
- Animal Science and Fisheries
- Crop Production/Protection
- Soil Science
- Food Science Technology
Faculty of Biological Sciences
- Plant Biology and Biotechnology
- Animal and Environmental Biology
Faculty of Physical Sciences
- Computer Science
- Industrial Chemistry
Faculty of Business Administration
- Banking and Finance
College of Medicine and Health Sciences
- Human Anatomy
- Human Physiology
- Medical Biochemistry
- Community Medicine
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Medical Laboratory Science
- Nursing Science
- Public Health
Faculty of Education
- Vocational Education
- Science Education
- Curriculum and Teaching Education
- Psychological Foundations
- Educational Foundations
- Educational Administration and Planning
Faculty of Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Electrical/Electronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Information and Communication Technology
- Surveying and Geo-informatics
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
- Urban and Regional Planning
- Fine ad Applied Arts
- Environmental Resources Management
- Geography and Planning
- Estate Management
Faculty of Humanities
- Religious Studies/Philosophy
- English Language/Literature
- Linguistics and Communication Studies/Igbo
- Foreign Languages and Translational Studies
- History and International Relations
- Library and Information Science
Faculty of Social Science
- Mass Communication
- Political Science
Frequently Asked Questions
Is ABSU cut off mark for 2020 out?
No. The official departmental cut-off mark of ABSU has not been released. What we are sure of is that the JAMB cut-off mark of Abia State University is 180.
How is ABSU cut-off mark calculated?
The ABSU cut-off mark is the average of your post UTME and JAMB scores. To calculate that, multiply add your JAMB score to your post UTME score and divide by 2.
What are the admission requirements of ABSU?
If you must be admitted into Abia State University, you will have the following requirements:
- O’ Level Certificate (WASSCE, NECO, GCE or NABTEB), and you must have at least 5 credits in relevant courses related to your choice of courses. English and Mathematics must be included.
- You must not be lesser than 16 years old.
- Documents to prove your claims: JAMB result slip, birth certificate, State/LGA certificate of origin and other necessary documents.
- You must also score from 180 and above in your JAMB UTME.
Does ABSU accept 2nd Choice in JAMB?
Yes, ABSU is one of the State universities in Nigeria that accept students who have chosen them as second choice in their JAMB.
With the knowledge of the ABSU JAMB cut-off mark clearly expressed in this post, you will be able to scale up your efforts because you know what you should target.
If you are a student applying for any of the highly competitive courses like medicine and surgery, nursing, medical laboratory, law, mass communication and others, you will really need to study hard, and also learn how to pass JAMB and Post UTME well.
Meanwhile, if you have any question, feel free to drop it in the comment box; we will attend to you with the best answer.
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