University of Maiduguri

Post UTME Screening for 2020/2021 Admission Exercise

This screening exercise is for Candidates who have scored 160 and above in the UTME, and a minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE/IJMB or Second Class Lower Division from a recognized institution for DE.

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Admission and Registration Requirements by Programmes for 2020/2021 Session
S/No. College/Faculty "O" Level Requirements UTME Requirements "A" Level Requirements
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College of Medical Sciences

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

a) MBBS

Minimum of 5 credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 250 points in UTME and Minimum of 220 for Catchment States

UTME Subject combination : Physics, Chemistry and Biology
3 “A” level passes at minimum of B in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 5 credits as in UTME First Class or Second Class Upper Degree only in relevant Science Based courses.
b) BDS Same as for the MBBS Same as for the MBBS Same as for the MBBS
c) Human Anatomy Same as for the MBBS Minimum of 220 points in UTME and Minimum of 200 for Catchment States
Subject combination : Physics, Chemistry and Biology
3 “A” level passes at minimum of C in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 5 credits as in O'LEVEL
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Faculty of Allied Health Science

a) Physiotherapy

Same as for the MBBS Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme

b) Radiography

Same as for the MBBS Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme

c) Nursing Science

Same as for the MBBS Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme 3 “A” level passes at minimum of C in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 5 credits as in ‘O’ level. Registered Nurse plus ‘O’ level requirements. B.Sc. Human Anatomy, Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Biochemistry.

d) B. Medical Laboratory Science

Same as for the MBBS Same as for the Human Anatomy Programme 3 “A” level passes at minimum of C in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 5 credits as in ‘O’ level. Medical Laboratory Council recognized Diploma. B.Sc. Human Anatomy, Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Biochemistry.
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Faculty of Agriculture

a) B. Agriculture

Minimum of 5 credits which must include Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English Language and either Physics, Geography or Agricultural Science at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and either of Physics or Mathematics.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma in Agricultural Technology, Animal Health and Husbandry, Animal Production, Fisheries or Forestry, 9 points in NCE and IJMB

b) B. Fisheries

Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme. Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme. Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme.

c) B. Forestry and Wildlife

Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme. Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme. Same as for the B. Agriculture Programme.
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Faculty of Arts

a) Arabic Studies

Minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics, English Language and I.R.K or Arabic and 2 other subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Arabic and any other two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

b) Islamic Studies

Minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics, English Language and I.R.K or Arabic and 2 other subjects at not more than two sittings Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Islamic Studies/Arabic and any other two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

c) English

Minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics, English Language, and 3 other subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Lit in Eng and any other two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

d) History

Minimum of 5 credits which must include English Language, Mathematics, History, Government or Civic plus 2 other subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : History/Civic/Govt and any other two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

e) Language & Linguistics

Minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics, English Language, French/Hausa/Arabic for those offering the subjects plus 2 other subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.
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Faculty of Education

a) Continuing Education

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

b) B.Ed. Arabic

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Arabic and two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

c) B.Ed. Islamic Studies

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Islamic Studies and two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

d) B.Ed. English Language

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

e) B.Ed. Hausa

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Hausa and two subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

f) B.Ed. History

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : History, Govt., or Civic Education and any two subjects from Arts.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

g) B.Ed. Biology

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination :Biology and any two Science Subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

h) B.Ed. Chemistry

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Chemistry and any two Science Subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

i) B.Ed. Mathematics

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Mathematics and any two Science Subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

j) B.Ed. Physics

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Physics and any two Science Subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

k) B.(Ed.) Business

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Maths, Any of Econs/principles of account/commerce and any of Lit in Eng, Hist, Gov, Geog, Chem and Phy.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

l) B.(Ed.) Economics

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Econs, Maths and one other subject from Geography, Phy, Hist, Gov and Lit. in Eng.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

m) B.(Ed.) Agriculture

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three subjects from Chem, Bio, Agric, Phy, Econs, Geography and Maths.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

n) B.(Ed.) Geography

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 2 credits in relevant teaching subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Geography and two other subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

o) Physical/Health Education

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Biology and at least 2 credits in any subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Bio and any two from Science or Social Science subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

p) Library and Information Science

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and at least 3 credits in any subjects at not more than two sittings Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three Subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.
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Faculty of Engineering

a) Agric. & Environmental Resources Eng’g.
b) Civil & Water Resources Eng’g.
c) Chemical Eng’g.
d) Computer Eng’g.
e) Electrical & Electronics Eng’g.
f) Mechanical Eng’g.
g) Food Science & Tech

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one credit from any science subject at not more than two sittings Minimum of 160 points in UTME for Agric Eng’g and Food Sci. & Tech. Miniumum of 170 points in UTME for Chemical and Mechanical Eng’g. Minimum of 180 in UTME points for Electrical Eng’g. Minimum of 190 points in UTME for Civil & Water Res. and Computer Engg

UTME Subject combination : Mathematics, Physics and any of Chemistry or Biology or Agric for Agric Engineering, Chemistry, Biology/Agriculture and any one of Physics and Mathematics for Food Science & Techn and Mathematics, Physics and any of Chemistry or Biology for the other Engineering courses.
Minimum of Credit in Engineering Related Diploma, 9 points in NCE Tech and IJMB.
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Faculty of Management Sciences

a) Accounting

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language and Mathematics, and any of Economics, Financial Accounting or Commerce and any other two Social Science Subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Maths, Any of Principles of accounting/Economics and any other social sciences subject
Minimum of third class in First Degree, Lower/Merit Credit in HND and 10 points in NCE (Accounting option), 10 points in IJMB plus ‘O’ level requirements.

b) Business Administration
c) Banking and Finance
d) Marketing

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language and Mathematics, and any of Economics, Financial Accounting or Commerce and any other two Social Science Subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Maths, Any of Principles of accounting/Commerce/Economics and any other social sciences subject
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 10 points in IJMB/NCE plus ‘O’ level requirements.

e) Public Administration

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Government/History and any other 2 from Social Sciences Subject at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Govt/History and two other social science or arts subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND in the relevant fields, 9 points in IJMB/NCE plus ‘O’ level requirements.
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Faculty of Law

a) LLB
b) LLB and Sharia

Minimum of 5 credits which must include English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any other 2 subjects from Govt, Econs, Geo or Arts Subjects at not more than two sittings.

For LLB and Sharia, Arabic or Islamic Studies must be one of the two subjects.
Minimum of 250 points in UTME for LLB and 190 points in UTME for LLB & Sharia.

UTME Subject combination : Any three from Govt., Econs, Geography or Arts subjects for LLB and Any three from Govt., Econs, Geography or Arts subjects including Arabic or Islamic Studies for LLB Sharia
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma (Law), 10 points from IJMB plus ‘O’ level requirements.

Second Class Upper Degree in Arts and Social Science courses.
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Faculty of Pharmacy

B. Pharmacy

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 210 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Minimum of Upper Credit in Diploma in Pharmacy Technician and Other Pharmacy Related Courses and 10 points in IJMB.

First Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology, Human Anatomy
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Faculty of Science

a) Biological Sciences

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Either Phy/Geo/Agric Sc. at not more than 2 sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME for (Botany and Zoology) and 170 points in UTME for (Environmental Biology).

UTME Subject combination : Bio and any two of Phy, Chm, Mth, Agric, Geo
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 9 points in NCE sand IJMB and GCE ‘A’ level.

b) Chemistry

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Chm and any two of Bio, Mth, Phy
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 9 points in NCE and IJMB.

c) Geology

Minimum of 5 credits which includes English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Geography at not more than two sittings Minimum of 170 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any three of Chm, Phy, Mth, Bio, Geo
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 9 points in NCE and IJMB plus the credits mentioned in the ‘O’ level requirements.

d) Mathematical Sciences

Minimum of 5 credits in science subjects including English Language, Mathematics or Further Mathematics, Physics. Other two subjects for Maths are Bio/Agric, and Chem/Geo. For Stat. Bio/Agric, and Chem/Econs. Computer can take the combination of either Maths or Stat at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME for Maths and Stat, 170 points in UTME for Computer Sci.

UTME Subject combination : Maths, Physics, Chemistry/Biology
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 9 points in NCE and IJMB plus the credits mentioned in ‘O’ level requirements.

e) Microbiology

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at not more than two sittings Minimum of 170 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Bio, Chm, and Phy/Mth
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, SLTTP in Microbiology or any related discipline plus the credits mentioned in ‘O’ level requirements.

f) Physics

Minimum of 5 relevant credits which must include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology/Agric. Science at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Phy, Maths and Chm/Bio
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points in NCE and IJMB plus the credits mentioned in the ‘O’ level requirements.

g) Biochemistry

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 170 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Chm and any two of Bio, Mth, Phy
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma, 9 points IJMB (Biology, Mathematics, Chemistry or Physics).
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Faculty of Social Sciences

a) Geography

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and Geography and any other two Subjects from Arts, Sciences or Social Sciences Subjects at not more than two sittings Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Geography and two other Subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma (Geography, Surveying, Estate Management, Town Planning, Architecture etc), 9 points in IJMB and NCE plus the credits mentioned in the ‘O’ level requirements.

b) Sociology and Anthropology

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics and 3 other subjects from Econs, History, Govt, IRK/CRK, Geography, Civic Educ. at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Three Social Science or Arts Subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma and 9 points in NCE and IJMB

c) Economics

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Maths, Economics and 2 other Social Science subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Econs, Maths and any of Gov, Hist, Geography, Lit-in-Eng, Principles of Accounting or Commerce
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND, 9 points in IJMB/NCE plus ‘O’ level requirements.

d) Mass Communication

Minimum of 5 credits including English Language, Mathematics plus three (3) credits in any of the following: Economics, Geography , I. R. K/C. R. K, any Major Nigerian language, History/Government, English Literature at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 190 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Any Three Social Science or Arts Subjects
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma in Mass Communication, Journalism , 9 points in IJMB plus ‘‘O’ level requirements.

e) Political Science

Minimum of 5 credits which must include English Language, Mathematics, Government/History and any other 2 from Civic Educ., Econs, Geography or any of the Arts Subjects at not more than two sittings. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Government or History plus two other Social Science/Arts subjects.
Minimum of Lower Credit/Merit in Diploma/HND in the relevant fields, 9 points in IJMB and NCE plus ‘O’ level requirements.
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Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Minimum of 5 credits in relevant subjects (English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics or Agric. Science) at no more than 2 sittings. Minimum of 200 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Minimum of Credit in Animal Health and Production Diploma, 10 points in IJMB plus the credits mentioned in the ‘‘O’ level requirements.
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Faculty of Environmental Studies

Fine Arts

Minimum of 5 Credits including English Language, Mathematics, Visual Arts and any other two subjects Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Fine Arts and two other Arts or Social Science subjets
Minimum of National Diploma at Credit Level Fine Arts, 9 points in NCE plus the O’ Level Requirements
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Industrial Design

Minimum of 5 Credits including English Language, Mathematics, Visual Arts or Technical Drawing and any other two subjects. Minimum of 160 points in UTME.

UTME Subject combination : Maths, Chemistry and Physics/Fine Arts
Minimum of National Diploma at Credit Level Fine Arts, 9 points in NCE plus the O’ Level Requirements

N.B

Participation in the 2020/2021 Online screening exercise is a pre-requisite for admission/screening