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O'Level And UTME Scoring System In JAMB Examination A Guide To Candidates Seeking JAMB Admission

Recently, the Joint Admission and Matricluation Board JAMB, announced the cancellation of the National cut-off mark, thereby empowering each of the tertiary institution across the country to decide on what will be their minimum cut-off mark.

However, it must be noted that the cut-off mark, will be a combination of JAMB score, University benchmark. SSCE result and practicals where applicable.

The combination of ordinary level result of each candidate and the UTME result, will earn each candidate a total of 40 and 60 percent respectively which amount to 100%.

The various institutions either the University , Polytechnic or the Colleges of Education will also add the practical scores where applicable in arriving at their individual cut-off mark.

Listed below are the scores alotted to the required 5 subjects a candidate must pass in the O' level and the JAMB UTME scores.

O'LEVEL RESULT: 40%

A1- 8% × 5 ---- 40%

B2 - 7% × 5 ---- 35%

B3 - 6% × 5 ---- 30%

C4 - 5% × 5 ---- 25%

C5 - 4% × 5 ---- 20%

C6 - 3% × 5 ---- 15%

JAMB UTME SCORES - 60%

180 -189 ---- 10%

190 - 199 ---- 20%

200 - 209 ---- 30%

210 - 219 ---- 40%

220 - 229 ---- 50%

230 - Above - 60%

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