This is to inform all candidates who applied for admission into Kogi State University (now Prince Abubakar Audu University – PAAU), Anyigba, for the 2020/2021 Academic Session and who made the institution their FIRST CHOICE, that the admission screening exercise will take place between Monday, 14th to Friday 19th September, 2020 for both UTME candidates and Direct Entry candidates (Printouts to decide date for various candidates. The admission screening will be through a Computer-Based Test (CBT) in subjects similar to their UTME subject combination

Candidates who made the University their SECOND CHOICE NEED NOT REGISTER for the Screening Exercise.

Candidates, parents, guardians, and the general public are to note that ability to read and click or move the mouse on the computer are the only requirements for the test.

KSU Post UTME Screening Exercise Eligibility.

  • Only candidates with UTME Score of 160 and above with minimum of Five (5) O’Level Credit Passes in the relevant subject, including English Language (and Mathematics for programmes in Faculties of Natural Sciences, Management Sciences, Agriculture, Social Sciences and some programmes in the Faculty of Education) at not more than two sittings are eligible to attend the Screening Exercise. However, some courses required marks that are way higher than 160, it’s advisable you check ››› KSU Cut-Off Marks for 2020/2021 Admission Exercise.
  • Direct Entry Candidates should have minimum of 9 points from A’level result or its equivalent; (and minimum of “C grade” for teaching subjects in NCE) Upper Credit in OND or Lower Credit in HND.
  • Diploma must be in the course applied

Note: UTME Candidates who did not meet up with the courses they applied for are advised to effect change of course on www.jamb.org.ng as appropriate. (JAMB course combination for every course must be put into consideration). Candidates are advised to check requirements/subjects combination for their respective programmes on the portal.

How to Apply for KSU Post UTME Screening Form.

Registration for the Screening Exercise will start on Monday 10th August, 2020 and close on Sunday, 6th September, 2020 at midnight.

  • To register online login to the University’s portal, http://www.kogistateuniversity.edu.ng/utme and click on “Apply Now” on the Side Menu
  • Candidates are to Login with their JAMB’s UTME number as user ID (example UTME No J245521) and “password” as the password. Candidates are advised to change this password at first log in.
  • Proceed to Online Payment by Clicking on “Pay UTME Fee” link to make payment of N2000 (Two thousand naira only)directly on the portal with your bank debit card /
  • After Successful payment, proceed to complete the application form by first completing the Bio Data form and other relevant information.
  • Candidate will be required to upload a scanned copy of their recent passport photograph (file size: not more than 200KB) with white
  • After completing the application form, Preview your application to ensure the information entered is correct then click on “Submit Application”.
  • After successful submission, candidates are required to print a “Registration Slip” as a means of identification into the Computer Based Test Examination (CBT) venue.
  • Candidates are advised to strictly adhere with the Screening date as shown on their Registration Slip.
  • Candidates MUST arrive at the Professor F.S. Idachaba Lecture Theatre ONE HOUR before their Scheduled screening time to ensure proper briefing and accreditation.
  • Candidates are prohibited from coming into the Examination Hall with a mobile phone(s), flash drive, modem, writing pen, pencil and/or any electronic gadgets.

Note:

  • Direct entry candidates will be taken with the First batch candidates and are required to upload relevant documents.
  • Candidates awaiting 2020 WAEC and NECO examination, should note that their Post-UTME screening exercise will come Immediately after the WAEC examination.
  • ALL CANDIDATES (UME and Direct Entry) must upload their O’level results on JAMB portal, before coming for the Screening Exercise
  • Candidates are expected to adhere strictly to the screening process and in case of any enquiry/assistance where necessary, candidates are to send their emails to academic@ksu.edu.ng (Ensure to quote your JAMB Reg. No. in all mails)
  • Candidates must have valid phone numbers and e-mail address before starting the application procedure, please.
  • It is mandatory for candidates to come to the examinations with protective nose mask as well as maintain social distancing in strict compliance with the approved COVID safety regulations. Other safety measures will be available at the examination venue in strict compliance with the approved COVID safety regulations.

KSU Cut-Off Mark.

JAMB Cut Off Mark:

Only candidates with UTME Score of 160 and above and with requisite minimum of Five (5) O’Level Credit Passes in the relevant subjects are eligible to attend KSU post UTME Screening Exercise.

See the cut-off mark for individual programme below:

AGRICULTURE

S/NO PROGRAMME CUT OFF MARK
1 AGRICULTURE 160
2. FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE 160
3. FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 160
4. HOME SCIENCES 160

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

1 ARABIC LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 160
2 CHRISTAIN RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE 160
3 ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERARY STUDIES 160
4 HISTORY AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES 160
5 ISLAMIC STUDIES 160
6 PHILOSOPHY 160
7 THEATRE ARTS 160

EDUCATION

1 EDUCATION AND BIOLOGY 160
2 EDUCATION AND CHEMISTRY 160
3 EDUCATION AND CHRISTAIN RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE 160
4 EDUCATION AND ECONOMICS 160
5 EDUCATION AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE 160
6 EDUCATION AND GEOGRAPHY 160
7 EDUCATION AND ISLAMIC STUDIES 160
8 EDUCATION AND PHYSICS 160
9 EDUCATION AND SOCIAL STUDIES 160
10 HUMAN KINETICS AND HEALTH EDUCATION 160
11 LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE 170

LAW

1 ISLAMIC AND SHARIA LAW 160
2 LAW 200

MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

1 ACCOUNTING 170
2 BANKING AND FINANCE 170
3 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 170
4 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 170

NATURAL SCIENCES

1 ANIMAL AND ENVIROMENTAL BIOLOGY 160
2 BIOCHEMISTRY 180
3 CHEMISTRY 160
4 COMPUTER SCIENCE 160
5 GEOLOGY 170
6 INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY 170
7 MATHEMATICS 160
8 MICROBIOLOGY 180
9 PHYSICS 160
10 PLANT SCIENCES AND BIOTECHNOLOGY 160
11 STATISTICS 160

SOCIAL SCIENCES

1 ECONOMICS 170
2 GEOGRAPHY AND PLANNING 160
3 MASS COMMUNICATION 170
4 POLITICAL SCIENCE 170
5 SOCIOLOGY 170

IMPORTANT NOTICE

  • Candidates who did not meet up with the requirements of the courses they applied for are advised to effect change of course on www.jamb.org.ng as appropriate. (JAMB course combination for every course must be put into consideration)
  • Candidates are strongly advised to upload their O’level results on JAMB portal
  • Candidates are to note that a date for the sales of KSU Post UTME Screening forms will be announced and published on kogistateuniversity.edu.ng with the mode of payment duly outlined.
  • In case of any enquiry/assistance where necessary, candidates are to send their emails to academic@ksu.edu.ng (Ensure to quote your JAMB Reg. No. in all mails)
  • Candidates must have valid phone numbers and E-mail address before starting the application procedure.

Post UTME Cut-Off Mark:

The cut-off marks for the 2019/2020 admission exercise:

AGRICULTURE

S/NO PROGRAMME CUT OFF MARK
1 Agriculture 40
2. Food Science and Technology 43
3. Fisheries and Aquaculture 40
4. Home Science 40

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

1 Arabic Language and Literature 40
2 Christian Religious Studies 40
3 English and Literary Studies 47
4 History and International Studies 45
5 Islamic Studies 40
6 Philosophy 40
7 Theatre Arts 43

EDUCATION

1 Education/Christian Religious Studies 40
2 Education/English Language 42
3 Education/Islamic Studies 40
4 Education/Biology 42
5 Education/Chemistry 40
6 Education/Mathematics 40
7 Education/Physics 40
8 Education/Economics 40
9 Education/Geography 40
10 Human Kinetics 40
11 Library and Information Science 47
12 Education/ Social Studies 40

LAW

1 Law

MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

1 Accounting 43
2 Banking and Finance 46
3 Business Administration 42
4 Public Administration 43

NATURAL SCIENCES

1 Animal and Environmental Biology 40
2 Biochemistry 51
3 Chemistry 44
4 Computer Science 45
5 Geology 44
6 Industrial Chemistry 65
7 Mathematics 40
8 Microbiology 53
9 Plant Sciences and Biotechnology 40
10 Physics 40
11 Statistics 40

SOCIAL SCIENCES

1 Economics 41
2 Geography and Planning 40
3 Mass Communication 51
4 Political Science 46
5 Sociology 50