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UNIBEN Cut Off Mark for 2023/2024 Admissions – [All Departments]

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UNIBEN Cut Off Mark


Are you an aspirant of the University of Benin (UNIBEN)? Do you want to know the 2019 departmental cut-off marks of UNIBEN? We have got you covered with all aspect of UNIBEN cut-off marks for the 2023/2024 academic session.

There are certain criteria to be observed by students before being admitted to study in any of the courses in any tertiary institution. One of these includes meeting the required cut-off mark for each school as well as the courses itself.  It is very easy to obtain admission if one has met the required cut off mark for the admission into a particular course.

See Also: List of Courses Offered at UNIBEN.

UNIBEN Cut-off Mark 2023 (General)

The following is the officially approved minimum cut-off mark for admission into UNIBEN for 2019/2020 academic year:


The University of Benin (UNIBEN) has however adapted to the minimum Cut-off mark of 200 for it 2019/2020 admission exercise.

You might ask questions like: I had 200 and above but was not still given the admission to study my desired course?

Candidates with higher scores are first considered in admission basics, candidates with lower scores though might meet the cut off mark of 200 may likely not be admitted. In fact, it is the higher your scores, the higher the chance of being admitted.

UNIBEN Departmental Cut-Off Mark

Note: UNIBEN Departmental Cut off mark are based on the Aggregate scores (Jamb Score Divided by 8 plus (+) Post-UTME Score Divided by 2 and not only Post-UTME Scores.
A Candidates must have scored a minimum of 50% (200) in the Post-UTME before looking at the Aggregate Scores. Even if you had an aggregate score of 80% and your Post-UTME Score is not upto 50%, you won’t be considered for admission unless special cases.
The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Departmental Cut-Off Marks are as follows:-
The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Departmental Cut-Off Marks are as follows:-
Agric Economics → 55
Agric Extension → 55
Animal science → 50
Fisheries → 50
Crop science → 50
Forestry and wild life → 50
Soil science → 50
English and Lit. Studies → 60
Theatre Art → 50
Fine and Applied Arts → 55
French → 50
Linguistics → 50
Mass communication → 60
Religious studies → 50
Philosophy → 50
History and inter. Studies → 50
Anatomy → 60
Medical Biochemistry → 60
Medicine and Surgery → 70
Nursing → 60
Pharmacology → 60
Physiology → 60
Library and information science → 50
ESAM → 50
Economics education → 50
Business education → 50
Computer education → 50
English education → 50
Political science education → 5o
Social science education (social studies) → 50
Law → 70
Accountancy → Business administration 55
Banking and finance → 55
Insurance → 50
Pharmacy → 65
Biochemistry → 50
Botany → 50
Mathematics → 50
Physics → 50
Animal and environmental biology → 50
Geology → 55
Microbiology → 60
Chemistry → 55
Science laboratory technology → 55
Industrial chemistry → 55
Business administration → 55
Economics → 55
Geography and regional planning → 50
Political science → 55
Sociology – 50
Social works → 50.
All Engineering Is Around 55.

Note the Following:

  • The cut off mark for each department varies depending on the performance of candidates who applied to study in the school for that year.
  • Candidates MUST meet the minimum UTME scores for their chosen courses; have the right UTME subject combinations as prescribed in the JAMB Brochure and the requisite ‘O’ Level subjects at credit level.
  • Due to the high number of students wishing to study at University of Benin (UNIBEN), the admission processes are competitive and admissions are given based on the jamb scores, i.e the higher the JAMB score, the chances of being admitted.

UNIBEN Nature of Admission Screening

The University of Benin holds her admission screening exercises within a week or couple of weeks and it usually comes in two phases. Students who applied to study in the school are to proceed for the pre-screening exercise when once it is being announced.

Documents required for the pre-screening exercise are: SSCE result and JAMB registration print out only.

It is often important that a candidate arrive early and locate his/her screening venue early. Candidates will be screen on the JAMB scores and their SSCE result.

The second phase of the screening is after the admission lists might have been released. Candidates who have merited the admission will be invited for another screening exercise. Here all documents such as;

  • Original copies of their educational qualifications (Statements of Results/Certificates).
    N/B: Cases of awaiting results will NOT be accepted.
  • Birth Certification/Age Declaration.
  • A letter of good conduct from your Village Head or a responsible member of your
    community/or civil servant not below Grade Level 10 or equivalent in the private sector.
  • Certificate of Local Government of origin; and this notification of admission status

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  1. Please what are the chances of someone with a jamb score of 250 opting for Law in Uniben

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