2020 admission: JAMB fixes 160 cut-off mark for public varsities

…Board also sets 140 for private varsities, 120 for public polytechnics


Twentieth Policy Meeting on Admissions to Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria, on Tuesday, approved 160 and above as the national minimum benchmark for admission for the year 2020 into public universities.

The virtual meeting also approved 140 as minimum UTME score for admission into private universities, while 120 UTME score was approved for public polytechnics.

But 100 UTME score was approved for Colleges of Education, innovative enterprises and institutes.