Federal University Wukari, Taraba State (FUWUKARI) being one of the newly established universities in Nigeria, is gaining grounds and reputation gradually. As such, the number of students who seek admission in the institution increases per year.

Knowing the JAMB cut-off mark of FUWUKARI and their different departmental cut-off marks, will place you on a better scale as an aspirant.

In this post, we have clearly given you all you will need to know about these cut-off marks.

I urge you therefore to read along carefully, in order to get every bit of all we have in this post.


The JAMB cut-off mark of FUWUKARI is 160. But even at that, you will need to score higher than 160 to increase your chances of gaining admission.

With this guide on how to pass JAMB, you will scale up your chances of making high score in JAMB.


DepartmentCut-off Mark
Animal Production and health180
Crop Production and Protection 180
Fisheries and Aquaculture 180
Food Science and Technology180
Forestry and Wildlife Management180
Hospitality and Tourism Management180
Soil Science and Land Resource Management180
Agricultural Economics and Extension180
Banking and Finance190
Business Administration190
English and Literary Studies190
History and Diplomatic Studies190
Political Science180
Public Administration190
Biological Sciences180
Chemical Sciences 190
Computer Science 190
Industrial chemistry190
Mathematics and Statistics180
Pure and Applied Physics180

N/B: As at the time this article was published, the official list of the departmental cut-off marks of FUWUKARI has not been released.

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Federal University Wukari, Taraba State was founded in the year 2011 along with 8 other federal universities by the federal government of Nigeria. It is located in Wukari, a town in Taraba State.

The University campus is sited along the highway that provides access from the North Central into states such as Adamawa and Borno in North East Nigeria.

FUWUKARI offers a wide range of programmes which leads to the award of honorary degrees in Agriculture, Natural and Applied Sciences, Humanities, Management and Social Science.

They proposed to introduce more programmes such as Engineering, Education and Medicine as soon as possible.

FUWUKARI had therefore, determined to attract more nationally and internationally accredited academics that will help the University to achieve its aim and objectives.


The Federal University, Wukari as a new school has only but few faculties and departments.

The institution currently has only three (3) faculties which include the following:

Faculty of Agriculture and life science

  • Animal Production and health
  • Crop production and protection
  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Food science and technology
  • Forestry and wildlife management
  • Hospitality and tourism management
  • Soil science and land resource management
  • Agricultural Economics and Extension

Faculty of Humanities management and social science

  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • English and Literary Studies
  • History and Diplomatic Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Religion
  • Sociology

Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biological sciences
  • Chemical sciences
  • Computer science
  • Industrial chemistry
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Pure and Applied Physics


How can I get admission in FUWUKARI?

To be honest, there is no easy way to get admitted into the school. If you must get admission, you will have to work hard.

You just have to meet the admission requirements.

What are the requirements needed for one to gain admission in FUWUKARI?

  • First of, candidates must have at least 5 credits in their O’level result including Mathematics and English and 3 other relevant subjects related to your course of study.
  • Candidates whose JAMB score is from 160 and above are eligible to apply for their post UTME
  • Candidates must prepare for their post UTME to get high chance of gaining admission into the school.

Does FUWUKARI accept second choice in JAMB application?

Universities most especially, Federal Universities in Nigeria do not accept second choice as no one would prefer to be a substitute.

But there are few of them that accept second choice and among them is FUWUKARI. SO, yes, FUWUKARI do accept second choice.

What is FUWUKARI Post UTME cut-off mark?

The official list of post UTME cut-off mark of FUWUKARI has not been released.

Meanwhile, you can work with the figures in the table above as a guide.


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