Before we proceed, quickly see how to gain admission in UI.
How UI Admission Is Given
UI gives admission Based on 6 factors which include:
A) UI General Cut Off Mark
This is the mark below which one cannot apply/gain admission to study any course in the University Of Ibadan.
If the general cut-off mark for UI is 150 (ASSUMPTION), you can not apply or gain admission to study any course in UI even if you scored 149.
In this wise, you must meet UI general cut-off of 150 to be eligible or stand a chance of being considered for admission.
It must be further noted that there is no standard general cut-off mark in the University Of Ibadan.
UI cut-off mark changes every year.
UI general cut-off mark is determined based on the general performance of candidates in UTME.
This is also one of the factors on How UI Admission Is Given.
B) UI Departmental Cut Off Mark
One of the primary factors that determine how UI admission is given is the UI departmental cut-off mark for all courses.
This cut-off mark is released by departments every year.
It is based on the performance of candidates in JAMB and UI Post UTME.
UI departmental cut-off mark varies for MERIT, Catchment, and Educationally Less Developed States (ELDS), with that of merit always higher.
C) UI Admission Catchment Area
No doubt, UI catchment area is one of the factors UI considered when giving admission.
Be it Federal, State, or Private Universities, Merit is a major criterion for offering admission and UI is not an exception.
MERIT Admission in UI means you gained admission because you deserved it. It is a result of a high JAMB Score and Post UTME Score.
This further entails that UI admission is based on 45% MERIT, 35% Catchment, and 20% ELDS.
D) O’level/ A’level Result
The next factor UI considers when giving admission or how UI admission is given is the O’level/ A’level Result.
Before you can be offered admission in UI, For a start, you need to have at least 5 credit passes in your O’level result (WAEC and NECO) including English and Mathematics not more than two (2) sittings.
If you are a direct entry candidate make sure you meet the UI general and departmental requirements for your course before you apply.
E) JAMB Subject Combination
Correct JAMB subject combination is also a factor UI consider when giving admission.
This further explains how UI admission is given.
For you to be offered admission in UI you must have chosen the correct JAMB subject combination for your course of study.
F) UI General Admission/Departmental Admission Requirements
The University Of Ibadan also considers general admission and departmental admission requirements when giving admission.
This means that for you to be given admission in University Of Ibadan you must meet the general and departmental admission requirements for your course.
Having known how UI admission is given. Check out a few recommended posts below.
- UI Admission Requirements
- How To Gain Admission Into UI
- UI Post UTME Form
- UI Cut off mark
- UI Admission List
- Catchment Area For Universities In Nigeria
- JAMB Subject Combination
- How To Gain Admission In Nigeria
- How To Pass JAMB
- How To Pass Post UTME
- How To Choose A Course That Fits You
- Reasons Why You Are Not Offered Admission