It is necessary to have a guide when you are travelling to a new place and of course, have a target if you must achieve something substantial. That is why you should know the JAMB cut-off mark of the school you are seeking admission.

That you are on this page means you care about your future with the Federal University Dutsin-Ma; I must commend you.

So if you are curious what the JAMB cut-off mark of Federal University, Dutsin-Ma would be? I guess you should wonder less now, because this article is here to answer your question and even add more information about the school; to quench your thirsty thoughts.

Some questions that you might have about the school and her admission processes have also been carefully answered in this post. So why don’t you read on carefully as we drive down this knowledge lane.


The JAMB cut-off mark of the Federal University, Dutsin-Ma is 180. This score however is the same for almost all the universities in Nigeria.

But in as much as that is the case, the cut-off mark of different departments in the university varies. Some departments with higher number of applicants and perceived higher value have higher cut-off mark.

So if you must be admitted into the FUDMA school system as an undergraduate student, you must make up to 180 and more in JAMB UTME. To make such score that will grant you admission into FUDMA, I suggest you go through this simple guide on how to pas JAMB.

FUDMA Departmental Cut-off Marks

DepartmentCut-off Mark
Animal and Environmental Biology180
Arabic Studies180
Business Management180
Computer Information And Communication Science180
Education and Biology180
Education and Chemistry180
Education and English Language180
Education and Mathematics180
Education and Physics180
Educational Administration180
English Language180
Fisheries And Aquaculture Technology180
Food Science180
Forestry And WildLife180
Human Kinetics and Health Education180
Industrial Chemistry180
Islamic Studies180
Library and Information Science180
Physics Electronics180
Plant Science and Biotechnology180
Political Science180
Special Education180

N/B: The official departmental cut-off mark of FUDMA has not been released by the school management.

There are speculations from different people that the cut-off mark is around 150 – 160. However, we advice you stay on a safer side bearing 180 in mind as the cut-off mark.

We do not expect you treat this information as an official one; rather it should be a guide and help you set tangible target.


The Federal University, Dustin-Ma is located in Dustin-ma Local Government Area of Katsina State. The establishment of Federal University Dutsin-Ma along with eight other Federal Universities is in line with the Federal Government of Nigeria’s determination to run a technology driven economy, to further improve the nation’s knowledge base and expand access to education.

The Overall goal of the establishment was to tackle the challenges of inadequate space for eligible university applicants. Thus the nine new Federal Universities, which were established in States where none existed, are positioned to strike a balance between access, equity and quality, thereby creating an avenue for indigenous appreciation of educational values.

The Philosophy of the Federal University, Dutsin–Ma is to seek and mould the total being by developing the mind and imparting both theoretical and practical knowledge which encourages self-reliance and self-confidence in the individual.


There are currently only eight faculties in the Federal University Dutsin Ma. These faculties are:

  1. Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology
  2. Faculty of Arts
  3. Faculty of Life Sciences
  4. Faculty of Management Sciences
  5. Faculty of Social Sciences
  6. Faculty of Engineering and Engineering Technology
  7. Faculty of Education
  8. Faculty of Physical Sciences


What are the processes of admission in Federal University, Dutsin-ma?

In order to be considered for possible admission in FUDMA, you must have passed the JAMB Cut-off mark and attended the Screening Process. If you are able to beat the Federal University Dutsin-Ma cut-off mark you will be offered provisional admission.

Remember that you will have to do another round of screening which is known as the Federal University, Dutsin-Ma admission screening. You will need to the following documents for registration:

  • ‘O’ Level results, Original
  • JAMB slip
  • Admission Letter
  • Local government Certificate
  • Date of birth Certificate
  • School fees and acceptance fee receipt

Does the Federal University, Dutsin-Ma offer Medicine?

The Federal University, Dutsin-Ma does not offer Medicine although they have Microbiology, which might be an alternative.

What are the Accommodation packages like in Federal University, Dutsin-Ma?

The school has provided hostels also called halls. Both male and female halls of residence of the University’s take-off and main campus were named as follows:

  • Male hall of residence (main campus) – Abdulmuminu Kabir Usman hall.
  • Male hall of residence (take-off campus) – Douglas Jaja hall.
  • Female hall of residence (main campus) –Maraliyya Zayyan hall.
  • New block ‘S’ – Yandaka Sada block.
  • Bungalows – Erelu Obada block.
  • Block ‘A’ – James Ayatse block.
  • Block ‘B’ – Muhammad Yusuf block
  • Block ‘C’ – Armaya’u Bichi block

Accordingly, the management has already mandated the University’s Deanery, Directorate of Physical Planning & Works, Directorate of Public Affairs to appropriately act on the resolution.


Getting to this point I’m positive that you have learnt as much as it is necessary you know about the FUDMA JAMB and departmental cut-off marks.

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