EBSU Admission Guideline & Cut-Off Marks 2014/2015
EBSU cut off mark 2014 admission is out. The management of Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakiliki has released the guidelines and cut-off-marks for the 2014/2015 admission through Post-UTME.
FACULTY ADMISSION CUT-OFF MARKS
The following average (UTME and Post UTME/PDS) scores shall be used as minimum cut-off marks for the 2014/2015 admission into programmes of EBSU;
(1) Faculty of Medicine (FBMS): (a) Med. & Surg. 220 and above (b) Anatomy 150 and above.
(2) Faculty of Law 220 and above.
(3) Faculty of Health Science & Tech. (FHST) 200 and above.
(4) Faculty of Management Sciences (FMS) 160 and above.
(5) Faculty of Social Science and Humanities (FSSH) (i) Econs, Pol. Sci. & Pub. Admin 170 and above (ii) Others 160 and above.
(6) Faculty of Applied and Natural Sciences (FANS) (i) Biological Sci. 160 and above (ii) Physical Sci. 140 and above.
(7) Faculty of Education (FEDU) (i) TVE, Science and Computer Edu. 140 and above (ii) Others 150 and above.
(8) Faculty of Agric. & Natural Resources Management (FARM) 140 and above.
PROCEDURE FOR SELECTION OF CANDIDATES FOR MERIT ADMISSION
The first choice admissions are to be guided by JAMB approved admission criteria as follows:
(a) Merit (RM): Here about 30 (thirty) best candidates may be selected per programme except in the following programmes where RM shall go thus: (i) Law 40, (ii) Medicine and Surgery 25, (iii) Anatomy 20, (iv) Medical Laboratory Science 20, (v) Nursing Science 20.
(b)Locality/Catchment (RL): 4 (four) best candidates from each of the 13 Federally recognized Local Government Areas of Ebonyi State shall be selected for each programme/department except in the following programmes where RL shall go thus: (i) Medicine and Surgery 3 each, (ii) Anatomy 2 each, (iii) Medical Lab. 2 each, (iv) Nursing Science 2 each. In programmes where only 30 or less candidates are listed as qualified for selection/admission, all such listed candidate shall be selected under RM.
(c) ELDS: Educationally less developed states shall be discretionally applied if constraints of the 2014/2015 NUC quota and prevailing imperatives within EBSU as a state university permits. Please be reminded that states recognized as educationally less developed include: Adamawa, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Ebonyi, Gombe, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Kastina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger, Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe and Zamfara.
(d) JAMB approved UTME subject combinations for different courses in the brochure shall continue to also guide all admission selections.
(e) Physically challenged candidates with acceptable minimum UTME (JAMB) scores are to be accorded preferential admissions privileges even without evidence of participation in EBSU Post UTME; especially where such challenge acted as handicap to writing the exam.
ADMISSION QUOTA CRITERIA BY PERCENTAGE
Subject to the prevailing situation, admission of candidates based on the 5,617 NUC approved quota for EBSU in 2014/2015 admission session shall be guided by the following criteria.
(a) Merit/Locality etc 75% (4212 slots) subdivided into: (i) General Merit 35% (1965 slots) (ii) Catchment//Locality 30% (1685 slots (iii) Direct Entry candidates 10%(562 slots)
For the 2014/2015 admission exercise detailed guideline for Post-UTME, Supplementary and Catchment admissions, Pre-Degree and Postgraduate programmes follow the link below; http://ebsu-edu.net/news.php?id=16