Certain criteria must be met by anyone seeking Direct Entry admission into the University of Ilorin, UNILORIN and one of this is meeting the Cut Off Mark. This is the only way you will be considered for admission.
If you are wondering how many students UNILORIN will admit this year, note that UNILORIN admits about 12,000 Students every year. This is done through JAMB UTME, Direct Entry and JUPEB.
The University of Ilorin, also known as Unilorin was established in 1975.
UNILORIN Cut Off Mark for Direct Entry
To gain admission via Direct Entry into UNILORIN, you must have an Upper Credit of 3.00 – 3.49 in your ND/HND. Also, note that UNILORIN accepts lower credit of 2.5 – 2.99 in HND for some courses like Mass Communication Agricultural courses, e.t.c.
You also need to possess a minimum of credit passes in five (5) subjects including the English Language at SSCE, GCE, O’Level or equivalent qualification at not more than two sittings.
For Medicine and Surgery, UNILORIN accepts minimum aggregate of 13 Points.
- UNILAG Cut Off Mark for Direct Entry
- UNIBEN Direct Entry Cut Off Mark for 2020
- UNILORIN Cut-Off Marks for All Courses Post UTME and JAMB
- FULL List of Courses Offered in UNILORIN and Admission Requirements
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
WHAT IS DIRECT ENTRY?
Direct entry is a style of entry into any Nigerian university straight to 200/300level.
Typically, when you obtain the unified tertiary matriculation examination form and sit for the examination, you can only gain admission into 100level in any Nigerian university, but if you decide to get the direct entry form and you eventually meet the basic admission requirement, you will gain admission into that university of your choice and you will begin from 200/300level. This strictly depends on the entry credentials you used to gain admission
Which universities accept Direct Entry application?
All universities in Nigeria are logically destined to accept direct entry application from Nigerian students and offer them admission into year 2 or 3. Nevertheless, it is possible that some universities might no longer be interested in accepting direct entry students. For now, about 98% of all Nigerian Federal, State and Private Universities still accept direct entry students.
What are the courses offered in Direct Entry admission mode?
All the courses offered in UTME are also obtainable in direct entry. You can apply for any of the courses in any department/faculty of your choice.
Who can apply for Direct Entry?
Not all and sundry can apply for direct entry admission into university. Applying for direct entry is based on your choice of entry into that dream university of yours. Furthermore, direct entry admission into any Nigerian institution of higher education is for applicants who already had a supplementary certificate in combination to their secondary school O’Level. The proposition of this is that, if you are an O’Level holder devoid of any extra certificate, direct entry is not for you.
UNILORIN Direct Entry Registration Procedure
- Ensure that you have a valid and active email address and phone number.
- On the Admission Menu displayed on the left-hand side, click Pre-Admission Screening Registration.
- Fill in the require details as required for the displayed fields.
- SEE MORE REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
Note: Actual Registration fee for each candidate is N2,000 only excluding bank charges.