UNIPORT CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021& DEPARTMENTAL CUT OFF POINT FOR ALL COURSES

This publication is specifically designed to give answers to questions bothering on UNIPORT and her departmental Cut off Marks for the 2020/2021 academic session. We will however go a little further to discuss the brief history of the institution, it’s faculties, criteria that qualifies a candidate for admission into the institution and other related headlines. If you are among the band wagon searching for answers related to the above we have you covered, all you need do is sit back and carefully go through the publication.

BRIEF HISTORY OF UNIVERSITY OF PORTHARCOURT (UNIPORT)

University of Portharcourt is one of the Second generation Federal Universities initially established as University College, Portharcourt in 1975 but later changed to its present status and name in 1977. The University is located in Portharcourt the capital of Rivers State in the Niger-Delta/South-South region of Nigeria. 

Noteably, UNIPORT is one of the best Universities in Nigeria, ranking among the top ten universities in Nigeria with a current university ranking of number 3. She is one of the best universities with particular focus on Petroleum Engineering, business ethics and indigenous entrepreneurship development. She also doubles as the first university to train the first set of Nuclear Engineers in Nigeria. 

UNIPORT is estimated to have a current student capacity lying between 35,000 and 40,000, reputably she has produced great men of influence within and outside the state, she has some notable alumni associated to her, some of whom include;

  • Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi former Governor of Rivers State, Minister for Transport and Chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum
  • Agbani Darego, former Miss Nigeria and former Miss World
  • Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, former Governor of Bayelsa State, former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the UN ambassador of Peace.
  • Patience Maseli, first female Deputy Director of the Upstream Division of the Department of Petroleum Resources
  • Franklin Erepamo Osaisai, nuclear engineer and former Director-General and CEO of the Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission
  • Timipre Sylva, former Executive Governor of Bayelsa State and one time member of Rivers State House of Assembly. 

From the inception of the institution to date UNIPORT have had the following Vice Chancellors;

PAST-PRESENT VICE CHANCELLORS OF UNIPORT 

  • Prof. Donald E. U. Ekong – 1977 – 1982
  • Prof. Sylvanus J. Cookey – 1982 – 1987
  • Prof. Kelsey Harrison – 1989- 1992
  • Prof. Njidda M. Gadzama- Acting 1992-1994
  • Prof. Ademola Salau- Acting 1994-1995
  • Prof. Nimi Briggs- Acting 1995-1996
  • Prof. Theo Vincent- 1996-2000
  • Prof. Nimi Briggs- 2000-2005
  • Prof. Don Baridam- 2005-2010
  • Prof. Joseph Atubokiki Ajienka- 2010-2015
  • Prof. Ndowa E. S. Lale- 2015- Date

FACULTIES PRESENT IN UNIPORT 

UNIPORT has twelve faculties:

Faculty of Humanities

  1. Department of Music
  2. Department of English Studies
  3. Department of Fine Arts and Design
  4. Department of Foreign Language & Literature
  5. Department of Religious and Cultural Studies
  6. Department of History & Diplomatic Studies
  7. Department of Philosophy
  8. Department of Theatre and Film Studies
  9. Department of Linguistics and Communication Studies

Faculty of Social Sciences

  1. Department of Economics
  2. Department of Geography & Environmental Management
  3. Department of Sociology
  4. Department of Political & Administration Studies

Faculty of Education

  1. Department of Adult & Non-Formal Education
  2. Department of Curriculum Studies & Educational Technology
  3. Department of Educational Foundations
  4. Department of Educational Management and Planning
  5. Department of Education Psychology, Guidiance. & Counselling
  6. Department of Human Kinetics & Health Education
  7. Department Library and Information Science
  8. Department of Early Childhood and Primary Education

Faculty of Engineering

  1. Department of Chemical Engineering
  2. Department of Petroleum Engineering
  3. Department of Civil Engineering
  4. Department of Mechanical Engineering
  5. Department of Electrical Engineering
  6. Department of Gas Engineering
  7. Department of Environmental Engineering

Faculty of Management Sciences

  1. Accountancy / Accounting   
  2. Banking & Finance   
  3. Management  
  4. Marketing   
  5. Tourism and Hospitality Management   

College of Health Sciences

  1. Internal Medicine
  2. Paediatrics and Child Health
  3. Anaesthesiology
  4. Surgery
  5. Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  6. Preventive & Social Medicine
  7. Nursing
  8. Radiology
  9. Mental Health
  10. Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
  11. Ophthalmology

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

  1. Anatomy
  2. Physiology
  3. Pharmacology
  4. Anatomical Pathology
  5. Chemical Pathology
  6. Haematology, Blood Transfusion & Immunology
  7. Medical Microbilogy
  8. Medical Biochemistry

Faculty of Science

  1. Department of Animal & Environmental Biology
  2. Department of Microbiology
  3. Department of Plant Science & Biotechnology
  4. Department of Pure & Industrial Chemistry
  5. Department of Computer Science
  6. Department of Geology
  7. Department of Mathematics and Statistics
  8. Department of Physics
  9. Department of Biochemistry

Faculty of Dentistry

  1. Restoration Dentistry
  2. Child Dental Health
  3. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  4. Preventive& Social Dentistry
  5. Oral Pathology & Oral Biology

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences 

  1. Clinical Pharmacy and Management
  2. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
  3. Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotechnology
  4. Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology

Faculty of Agriculture

  1. Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension
  2. Department of Animal Science
  3. Department of Crop and Soil Science
  4. Department of Fisheries
  5. Department of Forestry and Wildlife.

Faculty of Law

  1. Law

UNIVERSITY OF PORTHARCOURT, (UNIPORT) CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021

The Cut off Mark for 2020/2021 academic session of the institution has been approved. The management of UNIPORT has accepted and approved 180 as her institution’s Cut off Mark, this means that candidates who scores 180 and above and meet other basic requirements are eligible to apply and sit for her PUTME Screening exercise. 

UNIPORT BASIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

To be qualified for admission into any department in UNIPORT, candidates must meet and satisfy these basic requirements, these requirements are however subject to changes and they include ;

  • A minimum UTME score of 180 
  • Five (5) credit passes in WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB which must include Mathematics and English Language and 3 other relevant subjects
  • Combination of results in not more than two ( 2 ) sitting is allowed 
  • UNIPORT must either be your first or second choice University candidates whose first choice is UNIPORT stands a better chance of being admitted first before others.

UNIPORT DEPARTMENTAL CUT OFF MARKS 2020/2021

The departmental Cut off Mark for 2020/2021 is yet to be made available by the school management body, The run down of courses offered in UNIPORT and their various cut off marks listed here according to their faculties are that of 2019/2020. We promise to bring you updates as soon as available.

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES 

  • Animal Science and Fishery  160
  • Crop and Soil Science   160
  • Agric. Economics & Extension 170
  • Forestry & Wild Life Management 160
  • Agric. Economics & Farm Management  160

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES 

  • Medicine and Surgery  263
  • Nursing / Nursing Science 256
  • Human Anatomy  235
  • Human Physiology  230
  • Pharmacy  249
  • Dentistry & Dental Surgery   245

FACULTY OF EDUCATION 

  • Human Kinetics and Health Education  160
  • Adult and Non-Formal Education  160
  • Education Foundation, Management & Planning  160
  • Adult Education  160
  • Educational Psychology, Guidance & Counseling  160
  • Curriculum Studies and Educational Technology   160
  • Education & Fine Arts  160
  • Education & Accountancy  170
  • Education & Biology  165
  • Education & Chemistry  160
  • Education & Computer Science  170
  • Education & Economics  170
  • Education & English Language  170
  • Education & French   160
  • Education & Geography / Physics  160
  • Education & Mathematics   160
  • Education & Physics   160
  • Education & Political Science   170
  • Education & Religious Studies  160
  • Education & Social Science  160
  • Physical Education   160

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES

  • Theatre Arts & Film Studies  165
  • English Language Studies   213
  • Foreign Languages and Literature   220
  • History and Diplomatic Studies   170
  • Linguistics and Communication Studies    220
  • French   160
  • Philosophy   180
  • Religious and Cultural Studies   160
  • Creative Arts / Fine Arts and Designs    160
  • Music    160
  • Drama / Dramatics / Performing Arts   160

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES 

  • Accountancy / Accounting   229
  • Banking & Finance   229
  • Management   200
  • Marketing   200
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management    200

FACULTY OF SCIENCES 

  • Physics   160
  • Physics & Electronics   160
  • Biochemistry    194
  • Plant Science & Biotechnology   164
  • Animal and Environmental Biology  164
  • MicroBiology   216
  • Geology   200
  • Computer Science   212
  • Mathematics & Statistics   163
  • Mathematics & Computer Science  170
  • Pure and Industrial Chemistry   164
  • Chemistry   160
  • Zoology   162
  • Science Laboratory Technology   230

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING 

  • Civil Engineering   217
  • Electrical / Electronics Engineering   212
  • Mechanical Engineering   208
  • Chemical Engineering   210
  • Petroleum & Gas Engineering   220
  • Environmental Engineering / Technology  202

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES 

  • Economics    200
  • Political and Administrative Studies   200
  • Sociology   194
  • Philosophy   180

FACULTY OF LAW

  • Law   260

UNIPORT Putme Screening Registration Guide

Candidates are to strictly follow the PUTME Screening Registration Guide below to successfully register and confirm their registration, to do this, candidates must follow these steps;

  • Eligible candidates are to input UTME Registration Number and confirm pre-loaded UTME details.
  • Print out Payment Slip
  • Pay online or Proceed to any of the following Banks with Remita platform (ACCESS BANK PLC, ECOBANK PLC, FIDELITY BANK PLC, FIRST BANK PLC,FCMB, UBA PLC, AND UNIPORT-CHOBA MICROFINANCE BANK) and make payment of N2,000.00 only.
  • Obtain a Remita receipt showing an Access Code from the Bank Teller confirming the payment.
  • Proceed back online and Login with your UTME Registration Number and the Access Code on the payment slip.
  • Complete the Form online as requested.
  • Upload your passport photograph with red background not more than 1 x 1 inch.
  • Click on the “submit button” and print Photo Card for the Screening Exercise clearance
  • Note the date and time of Screening on the Photo Card.
  • Ensure to put a valid email and phone number.

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