UNN JAMB and Departmental Cut Off Marks 2021/2022

UNN Cut Off Mark for all Courses 2021/2022

 The journey for the 2021/2022 admission into the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) has already begun, if you wrote the 2021/2022 Utme and selected UNN as your choice of University, then ensure you read this article to the end.

UNN Cut-off mark

This post will update you on all the information about 2021/2022 admission into UNN which includes Cut-off marks, Post-Utme forms, admission lists update as well as give you an insight into the past question for UNN Post-Utme.

Before we proceed let’s know the meaning of Cut Off Mark.


We noticed that students don’t really understand the meaning of cut off marks. Every year, students often ask this question so today we will briefly explain what cut off mark is.

Cut off mark is the mark set by the authority or board that conducts AN exam, which is considered as the passing or clearing level of the exam. Based on cut off candidates are shortlisted for the further stages of the selection process.

So the UNN Cut Off mark is the specific mark set by the University authority which is considered as the passing level for any candidate to be qualified for any course.


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Generally, aspirants often ask this question.  What is the jamb cut off mark for UNN?  Well, the general UNN cut off mark Is 180.  So when you sore above 180 you will stand the chance of getting admission.  But note that those that scored 200, 270, 300 will have the chance of coming out in the first list.


UNN Cut Off Mark ark 2021/2022

Jamb fixed cut off mark for UNN is 180.

You might ask questions like: I had 180 and above but was not still given the admission to study my desired course?

Candidates with higher scores are first considered in admission basics candidates with lower scores though might meet the cut off mark of 180 may likely not be admitted. In fact, it is the higher your scores, the higher the chance of being admitted.

UNN Departmental Cut off Mark 2021/2022

The University of Nigeria, Nsukka does not really have a specific cut off mark for courses. However, candidates who have scored a minimum of 200 in the UTME examination are eligible to apply for admission into any of their choice courses.

Due to the high number of students wishing to study at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, the admission processes are competitive and admissions are given based on the higher the jamb scores, the higher the chances of being admitted.

Also see: UNN Acceptance Fee Amount  2021/2022

The Departmental Cut of the mark are as follows;

 UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Agriculture Cut Off Mark

  1. Agric Economics – 227 and above
  2. Agric Extension – 201 and above
  3. Animal Science – 202 and above
  4. Crop Science – 206 and above
  5. Soil Science – 205 and above
  6. Fast – 227 and above
  7. Home Science – 200 and above
  8. Nutrition And Dietetics – 247 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Arts Cut Off Marks

  1. Archaeology & Tourism – 246 and above
  2. English And Literary Studies – 271 and above
  3. Fine And Applied Arts – 260 and above
  4. Foreign Languages – 254 and above
  5. History And International Studies – 259 and above
  6. Linguistics And Nigerian Languages – 245 and above
  7. Mass Communication – 268 and above
  8. Music – 255 and above
  9. Theatre And Film Studies – 254 and above
  10. Combined Arts – 201 and above

  UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Biological Sciences Cut Off Mark

  1. Biochemistry – 248 and above
  2. Botany – 200 and above
  3. Combined Biological Sciences – 214 and above
  4. Microbiology – 243 and above
  5. Zoology – 207 and above


 UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Business Administration

  1. Accountancy – 257 and above
  2. Banking & Finance – 229 and above
  3. Marketing – 207 and above
  4. Business Management – 233 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Dentistry Cut Off Mark

  1. Dentistry – 270 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Education

  1. Adult Education – 201 and above
  2. Education Art – 251 and above
  3. Education Chemistry – 203 and above
  4. Education of Social Sciences – 245 and above
  5. Agric Education – 205 and above
  6. Business Education – 220 and above
  7. Guidance & Counselling – 263 and above
  8. Health Education – 206 and above
  9. Home Economics Education – 229 and above
  10. Industrial Technical Education – 236 and above
  11. Library And Information Science – 246 and above
  12. Science Education – 200 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for  Faculty Of Engineering Cut Off Mark

  1. Agric & Bioresources Engineering – 204 and above
  2. Civil Engineering – 248 and above
  3. Electrical Engineering – 242 and above
  4. Electronics – 232 and above
  5. Mechanic Engineering – 242 and above


UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Environmental Studies Cut Off Mark

  1. Architecture – 226 and above
  2. Estate Management – 201 and above
  3. Geoinformatics & Survey – 201 and above
  4. Urban And Regional Planning – 210 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Health Science & Technology Cut Off Mark

  1. Radiography – 266 and above
  2. Medical Rehabilitation – 258 and above
  3. Nursing – 268 and above

UNN Cut Off Mark for Faculty Of Law

  1. Law – 297 and above

Faculty Of Medical Sciences Cut Off Mark

  1. Medicine – 295 and above

 Faculty Of Pharmaceuticаl Sciences Cut Off Mark

  1. Pharmаcy – 284 and above

Faculty Of Physical Sciences

  1. Computer Science – 227 and above
  2. Geology – 234 and above
  3. Mathematics – 200 and above
  4. Physics And Astronomy – 200 and above
  5. Pure And Industrial Chemistry – 206 and above
  6. Statistics – 200 and above
  7. Computer/Statistics – 200 and above

UNN Faculty Of Social Sciences Cut Off Mark

  1. Economics – 260 and above
  2. Geography – 243 and above
  3. Philosophy – 259 and above
  4. Political Science – 275 and above
  5. Psychology – 252 and above
  6. Public Administration – 266 and above
  7. Religion – 232 and above
  8. Social Work – 213 and above
  9. Sociology/Anthropology – 260 and above

 Faculty Of Veterinary Medicine Cut Off Mark

  1. Veterinary Medicine – 227 and above

UNN Nature of Admission Screening

The University of Nigeria, Nsukka holds her admission screening exercises within a week or a couple of weeks and it usually comes in two phases. Students who applied to study in the school are to proceed for the pre-screening exercise when once it is being announced.

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 screen on the JAMB scores and their SSCE results.

The second phase of the screening is after the admission lists might have been released. Candidates who have merited the admission will be invited for another screening exercise. Here all documents such as;

  • Original copies of their educational qualifications (Statements of Results/Certificates).
    N/B: Cases of awaiting results will NOT be accepted.
  • Birth Certification/Age Declaration.
  • A letter of good conduct 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 this notification of admission status

University of Nigeria Nsukka cut off mark

UNN Address and Locations

The University of Nigeria, Nsukka is located in the heart of the town of Nsukka, Enugu state of Nigeria. The school has mainly four campuses in Uyo.

  1. Nsukka (University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN)
  2. Enugu (University of Nigeria Enugu Campus, UNEC)
  3. Ituku-Ozalla (University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH)
  4. Aba (University of Nigeria Aba campus, UNAC)

The main campus of the University is located on 871 hectares of hilly savannah in the town of Nsukka about eighty kilometers north of Enugu and enjoys a very pleasant and healthy climate.

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