We are bringing you the most verified data from the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, (JAMB)! Here is the current JAMB Cut-off Mark for Polytechnics in Nigeria for the 2019/2020 admission exercise.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) accepted the minimum JAMB cut off mark for tertiary institutions. To be eligible to participate in the Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to enroll in Polytechnics in Nigeria. You must have scored a minimum of 120 points and above.
However, some Polytechnics and College of Education can choose to increase their cut off marks to meet their requirements. Most polytechnics disagree with the low cut-off marks, so they deliberately increase theirs to 150 and above.
As a JAMBite, one of the major requirement to gaining admission into any Higher tertiary institution in Nigeria is scoring 160 and above in JAMB examination. However, those who scored below 160 have the option of going to a Polytechnic. Not forgetting another important requirement: Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (SSCE) i.e. WAEC, NECO, NABTEB results. You must have credit pass in 5 relevant subject before thinking of purchasing a JAMB Form.
JAMB Cutoff Mark for Public and Private Polytechnics
The JAMB Cutoff mark for public polytechnic has been pegged at 120 and above, while 110 score and above was approved as the least score for admission into private polytechnic.
See also: How much is Jamb UTME form?
Jamb Cut-off Marks for Nigeria Polytechnics
The list below Includes State and Federal Polytechnics and their various cut-off marks for 2019/2020 academic session.
- Abia State Polytechnic – 150
- Auchi Polytechnic – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Nekede – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti – 170
- Federal Polytechnic (Bida) – 150
- Federal Poly Ede – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Idah – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Ilaro – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Offa – 150
- Federal Polytechnic Oko – 150
- Imo State Polytechnic – 150
- Kaduna Polytechnic – 150
- Kogi State Polytechnic – 150
- Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin – 150
- Lagos Polytechnic – 150
- Polytechnic Ibadan – 150
- Yaba College of Technology, Yabatech – 200.
Note: Some schools like Yaba college of Technology, cut-off mark usually tallies with that of Universities. So when filling in your JAMB Form and you are looking for alternatives and you scored below 150, then don’t go for YABATECH, unless you are making it your FIRST CHOICE.
JAMB Cut-off mark for polytechnic 2019/2020 is a must read for all the prospective candidates. Endeavor to share it with your friends to know the cut-off mark for their choice institution.
See also: JAMB Cut-off Mark for Universities.