As a candidate seeking admission into the university, one the primary knowledge you should have about your dream school is their cut-off marks. This will not only help you to prepare and target the required score, it will also help you know your status and when to make changes when it needed and on time.
Therefore, if you have been wondering what the JAMB cut-off mark of University of Maiduguri is, then you have arrived on the right page. In this post, we have carefully discussed all you would want to know about this subject and have also given you the departmental cut-off mark of UNIMAID as well.
To better understand what you are getting into, we have gone as far as sharing with you some important things you should know about the University and the answers to some questions you might have been asking.
We actually have a lot to share with you and I invite you stick around and read carefully as we devour this topic.
WHAT IS THE JAMB CUT-OFF MARK OF UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI?
The JAMB cut-off mark of UNIMAID is 180. This is the same for all universities in Nigeria except the ones in the educationally less privileged states.
What this means is that if you do not make up to 180 point in your JAMB UTME, you will not be eligible to buy the school’s Post UTME form and stand the chance of gaining admission. So as a UNIMAID aspirant, you will have to brace up and study hard and smart.
You would need to score from 200 points and above to have a better chance. Perhaps you are not sure about how to score high in JAMB, this guide can be of good help.
UNIMAID DEPARTMENTAL CUT-OFF MARK
|Agricultural Economics||190 and above|
|Agricultural Extension||180 and above|
|Animal Science||190 and above|
|Crop Production||180 and above|
|Fisheries||180 and above|
|Forestry and Wildlife||180 and above|
|Soil Science||180 and above|
|English||200 and above|
|Fine Arts||180 and above|
|Language and Linguistics||180 and above|
|History||190 and above|
|Arabic and Islamic Studies||180 and above|
|Industrial Design||190 and above|
|Theatre Arts||190 and above|
|Medicine and Surgery||240 and above|
|Human Pathology||220 and above|
|Human Anatomy||220 and above|
|Nursing Science||230 and above|
|Physiotherapy/Medical Rehabilitation||220 and above|
|Radiography||220 and above|
|Medical Laboratory||230 and above|
|Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery||230 and above|
|Continuing Education and Extension Services||180 and above|
|Library and Information Science||180 and above|
|Physical and Health Education||180 and above|
|Chemical Engineering||220 and above|
|Civil and Water Engineering||220 and above|
|Agricultural and Environmental Resources Engineering||220 and above|
|Electrical and Electronic Engineering||220 and above|
|Food Science Engineering||200 and above|
|Mechanical Engineering||220 and above|
|Public Law||230 and above|
|Private Law||230 and above|
|Sharia Law||230 and above|
|Accountancy||200 and above|
|Business||190 and above|
|Marketing||180 and above|
|Public Administration||190 and above|
|Economics||200 and above|
|Management||190 and above|
|Pharmacology and Toxicology||220 and above|
|Pharmacognosy||220 and above|
|Pharmaceutical Chemistry||220 and above|
|Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology||220 and above|
|Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Administration||220 and above|
|Biology||190 and above|
|Chemistry||190 and above|
|Biochemistry||200 and above|
|Environmental Biology||190 and above|
|Microbiology||190 and above|
|Physics||190 and above|
|Mass Communication||200 and above|
|Geography||180 and above|
|Political Sciences||190 and above|
|Sociology and Anthropology||190 and above|
|Veterinary Medicine||200 and above|
|Veterinary Anatomy||200 and above|
|Veterinary Pathology||200 and above|
|Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology and Biochemistry||200 and above|
|Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology||200 and above|
|Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine||200 and above|
|Veterinary Surgery and Theriogenelogy||200 and above|
NOTE: The figures in the table above should be taken as a mere guide and not as the actual cut-off marks from the University.
At the time of publishing this post, the official list of departmental mark of UNIMAID had not be released. We shall keep you updated when it is published.
A DROP ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI
The University of Maiduguri known as UNIMAID in the short form is a federal government owned university located in the capital city of Borno State in northeast Nigeria. This University was established in 1975 alongside other 11 university.
The school has over 20,000 undergraduate students and it stands as the major institution of learning in the northeast Nigeria. It is well known for their research strength in science and agriculture.
This university has produced a good number of notable Nigerians, some of which are Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai (Chief of Army Staff), Sen. Bala Mohammed (Governor of Bauchi State), Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum (The Governor of Borno State) and host of other individuals.
FACULTIES AND DEPARTMENTS IN UNIMAID
Currently there are eleven (11) faculties in the University of Maiduguri. Below listed are these faculties with different departments under them:
- Agricultural Economics
- Agricultural Extension
- Animal Science
- Crop Production
- Forestry and Wildlife
- Soil Science
- Fine Arts
- Language and Linguistics
- Arabic and Islamic Studies
- Industrial Design
- Theatre Arts
College of Medical Sciences
- Medicine and Surgery
- Human Pathology
- Human Anatomy
- Nursing Science
- Physiotherapy/Medical Rehabilitation
- Medical Laboratory
- Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
- Continuing Education and Extension Services
- Library and Information Science
- Physical and Health Education
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil and Water Engineering
- Agricultural and Environmental Resources Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Food Science Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Public Law
- Private Law
- Sharia Law
- Public Administration
- Pharmacology and Toxicology
- Pharmaceutical Chemistry
- Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology
- Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Administration
- Environmental Biology
- Mass Communication
- Political Sciences
- Sociology and Anthropology
- Veterinary Medicine
- Veterinary Anatomy
- Veterinary Pathology
- Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology and Biochemistry
- Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology
- Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
- Veterinary Surgery and Theriogenelogy
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is UNIMAID a Federal University?
Yes, University is listed among the federal universities in Nigeria. The State University in Borno State is rather called Borno State University.
Does University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) write Post UTME?
Yes, the University of Maiduguri organizes the post UTME screening exercise candidates who score up to 180 in JAMB. The sale of the UNIMAID post UTME is usually open between July and September of every year.
How can I get admission in UNIMAID?
The first step to securing admission in University of Maiduguri is purchasing the JAMB form and registering.
- Then you must choose the university as your first choice of institution. If you fail to do that, you may wait till the JAMB change of course/Institution is out in order to effect any change.
- Study well and score high in JAMB
- Perform well in the university’s post UTME screening exercise
- Make sure you have the O’ Level requirements: at least 5 credits in WAEC or NECO, among which are English and Mathematics and three other subjects relevant in your field of study.
The truth is that there is no trick to gaining admission into UNIMAID; you will need to merit it.
What is the school fee of UNIMAID?
Returning students of University of Maiduguri pay a school fee of about N18,000. New students pay higher due to registration expenses.
Is UNIMAID competitive?
First, you must know that gaining admission into any tertiary institution is not a piece of cake; you will sweat in study and other forms of preparation. So, UNIMAID is a bit competitive. The issue of insurgency in Borno State obviously scares applicants away.
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