JAMB Cut-off Mark for Polytechnics in Nigeria – 2019/2020

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.

JAMB Cut-off Marks for Polytechnics in Nigeria

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

jamb cut off mark for polytechnics

The list below Includes State and Federal Polytechnics and their various cut-off marks for 2019/2020 academic session.

  1. Abia State Polytechnic – 150
  2. Auchi Polytechnic – 150
  3. Federal Polytechnic Nekede – 150
  4. Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti – 170
  5. Federal Polytechnic (Bida) – 150
  6. Federal Poly Ede – 150
  7. Federal Polytechnic Idah – 150
  8. Federal Polytechnic Ilaro – 150
  9. Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa – 150
  10. Federal Polytechnic Offa – 150
  11. Federal Polytechnic Oko – 150
  12. Imo State Polytechnic – 150
  13. Kaduna Polytechnic – 150
  14. Kogi State Polytechnic – 150
  15. Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin – 150
  16. Lagos Polytechnic – 150
  17. Polytechnic Ibadan – 150
  18. 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.

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