KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY ANYIGBA, (KSU), CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021, (Departmental Cut Off Point For All Courses)

KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY ANYIGBA, (KSU), CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021, (Departmental Cut Off Point For All Courses)

Kogi State University Anyigba ,( KSU ) JAMB/UTME Cut Off Mark 2020

KSU in accordance with the provisions of JAMB has fixed her cut off mark , this cut off mark alongside other eligibility criteria qualifies a candidate to sit for post UTME Screening exercise and consequently if successful gain admission into any department of the university.

The KSU fixed JAMB cut off mark is 160, any Candidate that score 160 and above is eligible for PUTME.


To be eligible to gain admission into any department in KSU, the candidate must meet a number of compulsory requirements, these requirements are ;

A.  For admission into 100 Level (UME) candidates must:

  • Score a minimum of 160 and above in relevant UTME subjects and beat the department cut off mark 
  • Have sat for and acquired an O’ level result ( WAEC, NECO, GCE, NABTEB) with 5 credit passes and a minimum of C in Mathematics and English Language in not more than one sitting.

N/B : A’s and B’s are most preferred and are considered first 

  • Have the right subject combinations in UTME
  • Candidates can apply with awaiting results. Awaiting results however won’t be accepted once admission is given .
  • Make KSU their first or second choice University.

B.  For admission into 200 level (direct entry), candidates should, in any ddition to five SSCE credit passes obtain at least two A’level (or its equivalent) passes in relevant subjects or possess NCE/OND with credit passes, lower credit or possess a good first degree in another field as the case may be, 

In addition to the above general requirements, prospective students must satisfy faculty/departmental requirements. 


The Joint Admission and Matriculation board (JAMB) has approved a benchmark of 160 and above for candidates applying to KSU for Admission.

It’s important to note that Candidates with higher scores are first considered, however candidates with lower scores though might meet the cut off mark of 160 may likely not be admitted. In fact, it is the higher your scores, the higher the chance of being admitted.


For the avoidance of confusion, a cut off mark is simply a selective criteria in form of a benchmark agreed upon by institutions and jamb which serves as a yardstick in selecting qualified candidates based on their performances to be eligible to sit for post Utme. A candidate to be qualified for any post Utme screening exercise and admission must not score below the cut off mark, if the cut off mark is 200, candidates mustn’t score below 200 to be eligible for post Utme and admission.


The official departmental cut off mark for 2020/2021 have not been released by Kogi State University Anyigba, ( KSU ), the information contained in this content is an excerpt from the previous year 2019/2020, this will give the candidates insights on what to expect. Candidates are therefore advised to visit this page as often as they can for more updates as the updates will be made once available 

KSU do not have a uniform cut off mark as cut off marks vary across all departments. Candidates who have scored 160 and above in their JAMB are eligible to apply for PUTME into their choice departments. Candidates should also know that some departments have higher cut off marks above 160

Below are the PTUME cut off marks for various departments that candidates must score before they can be admitted into the departments 

Faculty of Agriculture
Agriculture 40
Home Science 40
Food Science 45
Fishery and aquaculture 40
Arts and Humanities
English and literary Studies47
Christian Religious Studies40
History and international Studies45
Islamic Studies40
Theater Arts43
Faculty of Education.
Edu. English Lang.42
Edu. CRS40
Edu. Biology42
Edu. Geography40
Edu. Economics40
Edu. Islamic Studies40
Edu. social studies40
Library and information Science 45
Faculty of Law.
Common Law66
Faculty of Management Science
Banking and Finance46
Business Administration42
Public Administration43
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Computer science45
Industrial Chemistry65
Faculty of Social Sciences
Geography and Environmental Science41
Mass communication51
Political science46


Admission Screening exercises in Kogi State University, Anyigba , ( KSU ), are done in two phases usually within a couple weeks. Students who applied to study in the school are to proceed for the pre-screening exercise once the date is announced.

Pre – Admission Screening Exercise 

This is a Screening exercise done before admission is being offered. 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 screened with their JAMB scores and SSCE result.

Post – Admission Screening Exercise 

The second phase of the screening exercise is done after the admission lists must have been released. Those lucky candidates who secured admission needs to pay their acceptance fees and also their 100 level school fees for the year under review, then get set for the KSU faculty and general screening. All newly admitted students of KSU should get the following documents ready :

  • Original copies of their educational qualifications (Statements of Results/Certificates).
  • N/B: Cases of awaiting results will no longer be accepted here.
  • Birth Certification/Age Declaration.
  • A letter of recommendation 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 the notification of admission status slip
  • A good number of recent passport photographs 

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