ABU Departmental Cut Off Mark 2021/2022

Now today we will be looking at: ABU DEPARTMENTAL AND JAMB CUT OFF MARK 2021/2022. Many aspirant of ahmadu bello university Zaria (ABU), is asking  many questions about ABU Zaria cut of mark . Some of the questions they are asking is, what is the Abu departmental cut off mark 2021/2022, Abu departmental cut off mark for all courses this year. Some is even asking about Abu Zaria jamb cut off mark. Most of university of Abuja aspirants is asking this exact question.  Well is good for you to ask this kind of question.  Its very important for an aspirant to know the criteria of admission in university.  Knowing the departmental cut of mark of your course will make you prepare well for it.

Abu departmental cut off mark

This hunt of knowing the Abu Zaria cut off mark made the Abu aspirants to be searching online for Abu departmental cut off mark 2021, Abu departmental cut off mark 2021, Abu departmental cut off mark for 2021/2022, Abu cut off mark 2021/2022, ahmadu bello university Zaria cut off mark 2021, ahmadu bello university Zaria cut off mark for medicine and surgery, Abu medicine and surgery, courses offered in Abu. However if your one of the aspirant searching for all that your not alone. Vastlearners.com is with all the answers to your questions in this single post.


ABU Zaria CUT OFF MARK 2021/2022

We all know that before your giving admission into the ahmadu bello university Zaria (ABU). You will meet up all their requirements.  well if we all know that, we will also know that before you will be giving admission you will meet up with departmental and faculty cut off mark of the school.

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If the course of your choice is Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Law,  Art, Education etc you will reach their cut off mark before you will get admission.



It is not everyone that knows the meaning of cut off mark. Most of aspirants ask this question ( what is the meaning of cut off mark).  However if your on this category who ask such questions. Your not alone, vast learners will explain it here for you.

What is the meaning of cut off mark?? Cut off mark is an agreed score set by a particular institution as a basics of admitting students into the department of study.

 like its said,  is an agreed score set as a basics of admission. It means that when an institution set their cut off mark to be 200 in jamb and u score 199, they will not admit you because they set their cut off mark to be 200. But when u score above 200,  you will have the chance of getting admission into the university.

Hope you now understand the meaning of cut off mark.


well many do ask this question.  What is the jamb cut off mark for ABU Zaria.  Well the general uniabuja cut off mark Is 180

So when you sore above 180 you will stand the chance of getting admission.  Those that scored 270, 290, 300. will have the chance of coming out in the first list, because no university will admit students that score 180 first when their is student that scored above.

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let us not forget that ABU considers both Post Utme score.  So meeting the jamb cut of mark is not the only issue.  You will have to score higher in your post utme to be giving admission.

Note: Abu is one of the top tertiary institutions in Nigeria and they try to maintain a certain standard. It is often said that if you cannot improve on the existing standard, keep the standard the way you found it. There is no way ABU will decide to beat their cut off mark down below their minimum cut off mark.



The Ahmadu Bello University Zaria does not really have a specific cut off mark for courses. However, candidates who have scored a minimum of one 180 in UTME examination is eligible to apply for admission into any of their choice courses.

Due to the high number of students wishing to study in the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, the admission processes is competitive and an admission is given Using JAMB score and O level grades.

Below are courses offered in the university as well as their cut off mark;

  1. 220 – 240 – Medicine (O’ Level result with one sitting only) and Nursing
  2. 200 – Mass Communication, Common Law, Pharmacy, Anatomy, Physiology
  3. 190 – Computer Science, English Language, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Geology, all engineering courses except Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering.
  4. 180 – All other courses

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.



The Ahmadu Bello University Zaria 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.

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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

74 thoughts on “ABU DEPARTMENTAL AND JAMB CUT OFF MARK 2021/2022”

  1. Can someone from kogi, study medicine and surgery in Abu Zaria 2019 with 220 jamb score
    Maybe 3A1,3B2,2B3 and a C4 making 3As and 2B2 in all his departmental course with first sitting and a score like 280,290 in post utme ?

  2. I score 174 in my jamb I want to study chemistry am I welcome? Please get me the latest cut off mark for this year 2019.

  3. I want to study business admin with 184 score
    can I get admission and how can I get there post utme past question

  4. Please I scored 182 in Jamb please can I study Mass communication, and I want to know when the post utme form do come out

  5. I scored 226 in my jamb this year, and i heard that the cutuoff mark for anatomy is 200. Is it possible for me to still get admission into ABU?

  6. I had 180 in this current jamb,if am to register for abu post utme,will I be allowed to put in business administration or public administration with d score of 180,and will I be admitted


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