7 Ways To Secure An Admission To Any University Or Polytechnic In Nigeria


Edustuff will unveil to you the 7 Ways To Secure An Admission To Any University Or Polytechnic In Nigeria.
As a student the main goodness and happiness is to gain admission into any University or polytechnic you wished for at the exact year you wrote all the necessary Examination to be qualified . If we should look into Nigeria Education system it is very hard to secure admission nowadays , even if you make it to the merit list.

7 Ways To Secure An Admission To Any University Or Polytechnic In Nigeria

These are the ways to secure an admission in Nigeria you should make sure you know and follow

1. O’level Result

2. Jamb Cut Off Mark

3. Uploading Of O’level Result


5. Course Subject Combination

6. Age

7. Choice Of Institution

Now let me analize them accordingly the 7 ways to secure admission in Nigeria

A. O’level Result

O’,level Result is very important in admission process, the first thing to consider first is the Five (5) Relevant O’level subjects, this is the relevant subject of a department be it Commercial , Art or  Science. Every student must have nothing less than a lower credit in the relevant O’level subjects ; candidates must not have a D , E or Fail.

For example;
A commercial student must have at least a lower credit in
•Maths (All department)
•English(All department)
•Financial Account
•Commerce (Some course +Government)

The five O’level subjects are very essential.

B. JAMB Cut Off Mark

All candidates aspiring to any higher institution should make sure he/she meets the cut off mark of the respective institution and note that there is school cut off mark and departmental cut off.

C. Uploading Of O’level Results To JAMB CAPS

This result uploading to JAMB CAPS is well enforced in 2020 and JAMB is still stressing on it, this caused lots of candidates to miss admission.
Respective candidates should make sure they go to JAMB Office or any of it’s accredited centres to  upload their O’level results to JAMB CAPS, you can simply confirm the entries on JAMB portal by checking your CAPS , then O’level results .

Note: This simple step can cost you to miss admission if not done.

D. POST UTME or Screening Cut Off Mark

This is the exam you do as an entrance examination to any Institution , but some institution are now using the screening method by using your O’level results and JAMB score to rate.
You must make sure you meet the departmental cut off.

E. Course Subject Combination

This is also highly important, I put use course subject because some candidate always make the mistakes of using the subject combination of Accounting for Economics , it might work but many Institution take this seriously you can easily get it right by using the JAMB TOOL :

Click here to check subject combination for all course

F. Age

This sounds not important but it is , talking about some Institution like UNILAG , your age is very important, if you’re not up to 16 years you might be denied admission into UNILAG. 7 Ways To Secure An Admission To Any University Or Polytechnic In Nigeria.

G. Choice Of Institution

Your choice of institution really matters but many candidates are not aware , that’s why I’m writing this.
All Universities in Nigeria except Private Universities and Federal University Of Oye Ekiti (FOUYE) are only considering First choice.

FOUYE Is considering second choice .
Also Note That some polytechnic don’t accept second choice , like Polytechnic Of Ibadan , you can only choose them as first .

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