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For any individual who wishes to study medicine and surgery in the University of Lagos, it is important you have in mind the UNILAG Cut Off Mark for Medicine so as to enable you to set your target and perform well in your JAMB and Post UTME.
The University of Lagos is known for its very competitive College of Medicine and many students strive to get admission into this school. Some will be successful while others will not, due to the competitiveness of medical courses.
University of Lagos is one of the oldest universities in Nigeria today. It was established in 1962 and it has churned out thousands of graduates over its 5 decades of existence. Many of her graduates are well to do in society and they have impacted Nigeria a great deal.
The University of Lagos Cut Off Mark for Medicine and Surgery
The JAMB Cut Off Mark for Medicine and Surgery in the UNILAG is 200. If you score up to 200, you will be eligible to write the POST UTME. But you will most likely not get the admission.
Why? The reason is that Medicine and Surgery is very competitive in this school. So, you need to score up to 250 or even 280.
POST UTME Cut Off point
The Post UTME Cut Off Point in UNILAG for Medicine and Surgery is
- 81 for entrance by Merit
- 79 for aspirants from catchment areas like Ekiti, Osun, Lagos, Ondo, Ogun and Oyo State.
Please NOTE that these marks are subject to change by the University of Lagos Management.
BEST WAY TO GAIN ADMISSION INTO UNILAG TO STUDY MEDICINE
The 3 ways to gain admission into UNILAG to study medicine and surgery is by
- The UTME examination
- Direct Entry
In 2016, UNILAG admitted only 100 from UTME, 30 from JUPEB and 6 medical students from Direct Entry.
I’ll personally tell you that the best way to gain admission into the university of Lagos is by JAMB UTME although it’s very competitive like every other.
Entering through JUPEB is getting really much tougher than ever as they keep reducing the amount of student they admit annually mainly due to the number of 150 given to Unilag to admit medical students. And as a UTME student, you also get to enjoy bonuses like public scholarships which JUPEB and Direct Entry student are not eligible for most times.
- UNILAG Cut Off Mark For All Courses
- Full List of Courses Offered in UNILAG and Admission Requirements
- JAMB and Post UTME Cut-Off Marks for All Schools