The following average (UTME and Post UTME/PDS) scores shall be used as minimum cut-off marks for the 2015/2016 admission into programmes of Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki (EBSU);

(a)      Faculty of Medicine (FBMS): (a) Med. & Surg.                       240    and above

(b) Anatomy                            190    and above

(b)     Faculty of Law                                                                    240    and above

(c)     Faculty of Health Science & Tech. (FHST)                              220    and above

(d)     Faculty of Management Sciences (FMS)

(i) Pub. Admin.                                            170 and above

(ii) Others                                                   160 and above

(e)     Faculty of Social Science and Humanities (FSSH)

(i) Econs, Pol. Sc., Mass Comm. & HIR          170    and above

(ii) Others                                                   160    and above

(f)      Faculty of Sciences (FS)

(i) Biological Science:

(i) Microbiology & Biochemistry           180    and above

(ii) Others                                         160 and above

(ii) Physical Science:

(i) Computer Sc.                                180    and above

(ii) Others                                         140 and above

(g)     Faculty of Education (FEDU)

(i) TVE, Science and Computer Edu.   140    and above

(ii) Others                                        150    and above

(h)     Faculty of Agric. & Natural Resources Management (FARM)    140    and above

 

  1. PROCEDURE FOR SELECTION OF CANDIDATES FOR MERIT ADMISSION

The first choice admissions are to be guided by JAMB approved admission criteria as follows:

(a) Merit (RM): Here about 30 (thirty) best candidates may be selected per programme except in the following programmes where RM shall go thus:     (i) Law 40, (ii) Medicine and Surgery 25, (iii) Anatomy 20, (iv) Medical     Laboratory Science 20, (v) Nursing Science 15.

ALSO READ: EBSU Proposed Guidelines For 2015/2016 Admissions

(b)    Locality/Catchment (RL): 5 (five) best candidates from each of the 13 Federally recognized Local Government Areas of Ebonyi State shall be selected for each programme/department except in the following programmes where RL shall go thus: (i) Medicine and Surgery 3 each, (ii)   Anatomy 2 each, (iii) Medical Lab. 2 each, (iv) Nursing Science 2 each. In programmes where only 30 or less candidates are listed as qualified for selection/admission, all such listed candidate shall be selected under RM

(c) ELDS: Educationally less developed states shall be discretionally applied if constraints of the 2015/2016 NUC quota and prevailing imperatives within EBSU as a state university permits. Please be reminded that states recognized as educationally less developed include: Adamawa, Bauchi, Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Ebonyi, Gombe, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Kastina, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger, Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe and Zamfara.

(d) JAMB approved UTME subject combinations for different courses in the brochure shall continue to also guide all admission selections.

(e) Physically challenged candidates with acceptable minimum UTME (JAMB) scores are to be accorded preferential admissions privileges even without evidence of participation in EBSU Post UTME; especially where such challenge acted as handicap to writing the exam.

 

  1. ADMISSION QUOTA CRITERIA BY PERCENTAGE

Subject to the prevailing situation, admission of candidates based on the 5,117 NUC approved quota for EBSU in 2015/2016 admission session shall be guided by the following criteria.

(a)     Merit/Locality etc 75% (3838 slots) subdivided into:

(i)  General Merit 35% (1790 slots)

(ii) Catchment//Locality 30% (1535 slots)

(iii) Direct Entry candidates 10%(512 slots)

(b)     Government/University Interest 10% (512 slots)

(c)     Staff interest 10% (512 slots)

(d)     Concessional 5% (256 slots)

Total (100%) (5117 slots)

 

  1. ADMISSION QUOTA DISTRIBUTION TO PROGRAMMES

The 5,117 quota allotted to EBSU for 2015/2016 session shall be distributed to Faculties and Departments as shown on the table below:

 

DISTRIBUTION OF 2015/2016 ADMISSION QUOTA OF 5,117 BY FACULTIES/DEPARTMENTS WITH SELECTIONS PROJECTIONS

 

S/N FACULTY DEPARTMENT DEPARTMENTAL QUOTA ALLOCATION DEPT’L ACTUAL FAC TOTAL
1 FARM 1. AGRIC. ECONOMICS, MANAGEMENT & EXT.

2. FOOD SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

3. CROP & LANDSCAPE MANAGEMENT

4. SOIL & ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

5. ANIMAL SCIENCE, FISHERY & AQUACULTURE

Options:

(a)   Animal Science

(b)   Fishery & Aquaculture

 

 

 

45%

 

 

45%

 

 

10%

200

140

100

100

 

 

50

40

 

 

 

630

2 FEDU 1. ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCE

Options:

(a) Economics Education

(b) Social Studies Education

(c) English Education

(d) Religion Education

(e) Igbo Education

2. SCIENCE & COMPUTER EDUCATION

Options:

(a) Physics Education

(b) Chemistry Education

(c) Computer Science Education

(d) Biology Education

(e) Mathematics Education

(f) Integrated Science Education

3. BUSINESS EDUCATION

Options:

(a) Accountancy Education

(b) Secretarial Education

4. EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS

Options:

(a) Administration & Planning

(b) Guidance & Counseling

5. HUMAN KINETICS & HEALTH EDUCATION

Options:

(a) Human Kinetics Education

(b) Health Education

6. TECHNOLOGY & VOCATIONAL EDUCATION

Options

(a) Electrical/Electronics Technology Education

(b) Mechanical Technology Education

(c) Building Technology Education

(d) Woodwork Technology Education

(e) Agricultural Education

(f) Home Economics

 

 

45%

 

 

45%

 

 

10%

 

 

38

40

45

30

30

 

 

30

30

50

40

45

45

 

 

40

 

 

 

60

40

 

 

45

45

 

 

30

45

40

40

45

45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

898

3 FMS 1. Public Administration

2. BUS. MGT, MARKETING & ENTREPRENEURIAL

STUDIES

Options:

(a) Business Management

(b) Marketing

(c) Entrepreneurial Studies (No Admission)

2. ACCOUNTANCY AND BANKING & FINANCE

Options:

(a) Accountancy

(b) Banking & Finance

 

 

45%

 

 

45%

 

 

10%

160

 

 

 

100

100

 

 

 

110

110

 

 

580

4 FSSH 1. ECONOMICS

2. HISTORY & INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

3. POLITICAL SCIENCE

4. PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIOLOGICAL STUDIES

Options:

(a) Psychology

(b) Sociology & Anthropology

5. LANGUAGES & COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Options:

(a) Mass Communication

(b) English Language & Literature

(c) Languages & Linguistics

(d) French

(e) Igbo Linguistics

(f) PHILOSOPHY & RELIGION

Options:

(a) Philosophy

(b) Religion

 

 

45%

 

 

45%

 

 

10%

170

180

180

 

 

127

143

 

 

200

157

70

40

30

 

 

55

55

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1407

5 FBMS 1. MEDICINE AND SURGERY

2. ANATOMY

45% 45% 10% 110

70

180
6 FHST 1. MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE

2. NURSING SCIENCES

45% 45% 10% 99

60

159
7 FLAW 1. CIVIL LAW 45% 45% 10% 180 160
8 FANS 1. APPLIED BIOLOGY

2. BIOCHEMISTRY, APPLIED MICRIOBIOLOGY &

BIOTECHNOLOGY

Options:

(a) Biochemistry

(b) Applied Microbiology

(c) Biotechnology

3. INDUSTRIAL PHYSICS

4. GEOLOGY & EXPLORATION

5. COMPUTER SCIENCE

6. INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY

7. Industrial Mathematics/Applied Statistics

 

 

45%

 

 

45%

 

 

10%

157

 

 

 

80

157

160

84

150

150

90

85

 

 

1113

    GRAND TOTAL         5,117

 

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