EBSU Admission Guidelines And Cut-Off Mark 2015/2016

Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Admission Guidelines And  Cut-Off Mark for the 2015/2016 Academic Session

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The management of Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakiliki has released the guidelines and cut-off-marks for the 2015/2016 Academic Session admission through Post-UTME.

FACULTY ADMISSION CUT-OFF MARKS
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 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.

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.

(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.

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)

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/NFACULTYDEPARTMENTDEPARTMENTAL QUOTA ALLOCATIONDEPT’L ACTUALFAC TOTAL
1FARM1. 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%

200140

100

100

 

 

50

40

  

 

630

2FEDU1. ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCEOptions:

(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

3FMS1. Public Administration2. 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

4FSSH1. ECONOMICS2. 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%

170180

180

 

 

127

143

 

 

200

157

70

40

30

 

 

55

55

  

 

 

 

 

 

1407

5FBMS1. MEDICINE AND SURGERY2. ANATOMY45%45%10%11070180
6FHST1. MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE2. NURSING SCIENCES45%45%10%9960159
7FLAW1. CIVIL LAW45%45%10%180160
8FANS1. APPLIED BIOLOGY2. 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

For the 2015/2016 admission exercise detailed guideline for Post-UTME, Supplementary and Catchment admissions, Pre-Degree and Postgraduate programmes follow the link below;
http://www.ebsu-edu.net/news.php?id=37


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