Post-UTME Screening Exercise for 2021/2022 Academic Session Has Been Scheduled To Hold From Monday 15th November – Saturday 30th November, 2021 Registered Candidates

The Kogi State University, KSU Post UTME screening application form, cut-off mark, eligibility, screening date, application cost and deadline for the 2021/2022 academic session have been announced. The cut-off mark is at least 140, depending on the chosen course [see attached cut off mark /programme]. Application form cost is N2000 only. Candidates who have previously paid for the PUTME need not make other payment except to reprint their examination date.

Full details are presented below:

Candidates Eligibility for the Post UTME

  1. The screening exercise for admission of candidates will be administered only on candidates who applied to Kogi State University as institution of First Choice. Interested candidates from other institutions who meet KSU requirements may effect a change on JAMB CAPS selecting KSU as First choice.
  • Only candidates who scored 140 and above in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) are qualified for the screening exercise. See the approved cut off marks for various courses for 2021-2022 session below.
  • For admission, Candidates must possess the basic Five (5) O’ level credit passes in accordance with the University’s entry requirements.
  • The subjects taken at the O’ level must be conventional subjects: Arts (History/Govt., CRS/IRK, English Language, Lit. in English), Sciences (Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Further Mathematics) or Social Sciences (Economics/Commence, Geography) 
  • It is mandatory that Candidates upload their O’ level results, as no admission will be offered without uploading of O’ level on JAMB CAPS.
  • However, candidates who are awaiting their O’ level results may apply but should so indicate. ONLY: results uploaded on JAMB CAPS will be used for admission processing.

Procedure for Online Application:

  1. Candidates who had not previously applied are advised to apply online at https://portal.ksu.edu.ng/and make payments with their ATM debit cards.
  2. Candidates should preview and confirm that all the information entered are correct before submission.
  3. Print out examination slip and bring along on your scheduled date. Previously scheduled candidates should reprint their new examination/screening date at no cost to them.
  4. All candidates must fill in relevant certificates (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB etc.) stating correct examination number & date on JAMB CAPS.

Direct Entry:

All Direct Entry candidates who applied to JAMB for admission and chose Kogi State University as institution of First Choice are also required to complete the online application form for their screening exercise, where such has not been done.

KSU Post UTME Screening Exercise Schedule:

  1. The Post-UTME screening exercise will take place from Monday 15th November to Tuesday 30th November 2021 for UTME/DE candidates.
  2. All candidates are requested to kindly note that their screening exercise date is as scheduled in the slip they will print out after online registration. 
  3. Candidates for the screening exercise are required to strictly stick to these dates.
  4. Candidates are required to upload all relevant documents on CAPS as provided for by JAMB to allow the University access to these details. Admission will not be processed without uploading O/Level results on JAMB CAPS as required by JAMB.

Note:

  1. The Online registration for the screening exercise which commenced Thursday 28th September, 2021 will end on Saturday 13th November, 2021.
  2. It is mandatory for candidates to come to the examinations with protective nose mask as well as maintain social distancing in strict compliance with the approved COVID safety regulations. Other safety measures will be available at the examination venue in strict compliance with the approved COVID safety regulations.

Approved cut off marks for various courses for 2021-2022 PUTME

S/NPROGRAMMES/ Total candidatesApproved cut off marks
1Agriculture140
2Fisheries and Aquaculture140
3Food science and Technology140
4Forestry140
5Home sciences140
6Arabic language & Literature140
7Christian religious knowledge140
8English Language & Literary studies140
9History and International studies140
10Islamic studies140
11Philosophy140
12Theatre arts140
13Education & biology140
14Education & Chemistry140
15Education & Mathematics140
16Education & Physics140
17Education & Christian religious knowledge140
18Education & Islamic studies140
19Education & English  language140
20Education & Economics140
21Education & Geography140
22Education & Social studies140
23Human kinetics & Health education140
24Education Administration & Planning140
25Library and Information science140
26Islamic & Sharia law160
27Common Law200
28Accounting140
29Banking and Finance140
30Business administration140
31Public administration140
32Animal and Environmental Biology140
33Biochemistry140
34Chemistry140
35Computer150
36Geology140
37Industrial chemistry140
38Mathematics140
39Microbiology170
40Physics140
41Plant sciences & Biotechnology140
42Statistics140
43Economics140
44Geography & Planning140
45Mass communication170
46Political science140
47Sociology140
48Human Anatomy140
49Human Physiology140

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