Ebonyi University Cut-Off Marks for Admission 2016/2017 Academic Sessions
Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakaliki is here to announce to all prospective candidates that the admission guidelines and cut-off-marks for the 2016/2017 Academic Session have been released.
Candidates are advised to properly read the information and also the University Online Portal will be another avenue for this plat form of information. You can visit the university portal via www.ebsu-edu.net
Ebsu General Admission Provisions
For the 2016/2017 admission exercise the following general guidelines have been approved and shall apply accordingly:
(a) The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has approved that the 2016/2017 admission calendar shall commence from Monday 22nd August, 2016 and end by Monday, 14th November, 2016.
(b) Credit passes in O/L Mathematics and English shall continue to form part of the mandatory general entry requirements for the 2016/2017 admission/ registration into all EBSU regular undergraduate programmes.
(c) Admission/ Registration of candidates into undergraduate programmes of Faculty of Law and Medicine /Anatomy shall continue to be based on possession of all relevant O/L entry requirements at One sitting.
(d) There shall be no consideration for admission/registration of all candidates (successful Pre-Degree graduands inclusive) into undergraduate programmes without evidence of:
(i) minimum UTME (JAMB) result/score of 180 and
(ii) either EBSU screening minimum score of 80 marks or PDS with a minimum score of 180.
(e) The NUC approved admission carrying capacity for EBSU is 5,117.
(f) There shall be no recommendation/admission of candidates into undergraduate programmes on Awaiting Result basis. For avoidance of doubt, no candidate who fails to present ready qualifying statement of result or certificate as evidence of fulfilment of prescribed entry requirements for admission through UTME or D/E shall be recommended/ selected, admitted or registered provisionally.
(g) In addition to other stipulated criteria for supplementary admission, no successful Pre-Degree graduate without a minimum UTME score of 180 shall be considered for admission.
(h) The selection for admission in 2016/2017 session would be done in such a way that the average of the candidates UTME score with either the screening or PreDegree score, whichever is higher, would be used.
(i) No candidate with an average score of less than each of the faculty cut-off scores as stated below shall be considered for admission.
(j) No Pre-Degree graduate /other candidates who did not choose EBSU as first choice university may be considered for admission unless JAMB permits.
(k) Direct Entry admissions shall continue to take 10% of EBSU total quota. (l) Direct entry admission seekers whose O’level results are not screened online may not be considered for admission.
(m) A minimum of OND/OD upper credit shall continue to form basic criteria for direct entry admission into EBSU programmes.