JAMB and Post UTME Cut Off Mark for Law – Lawyers play a very important role in our society. Lawyers advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations, interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses.
Cut off mark for Law
The Nigerian Bar Association is the national body that regulates the activities of the course in Nigeria.
Not all Nigerian Universities offer the course. Ensure that you selected an accredited university during your JAMB registration, you can also do JAMB change of course/ JAMB change of institution.
The usual cut off mark set by JAMB is 200 for Law, but not all schools accept this score as some schools like Ahmadu Bello University, University of Benin, University of Ibadan etc. set their Law Cutoff mark between 200-250 and above.
I did not choose Law, what should I do?
Ensure that you selected an accredited university during your JAMB registration, you can also do JAMB change of course/ JAMB change of institution.
Other courses like Medicine and Surgery, Nursing, and Engineering, Law are also very competitive, and you must also score very high to stand a chance of getting admission into the university of your choice.
Post UTME Cut off Mark for Law in all universities
You already know that to gain admission into any university does not depend on how high you performed in JAMB, but also how well you perform in the Post UTME screening/Exam of your selected institution.
While some schools write screening exams, others just screen the qualifications such as WAEC result and jamb score etc.
JAMB Cut Off Mark for Medicine and Surgery in all Schools – View list here
For Universities that conduct post utme, if you are applying for Law, you must have at least a minimum Post UTME score of 65-70%. This would increase your chances of getting your dream admission this year.
It is also important that you got good grades in your SSCE/O’level/NABTEP/NECO etc. and also upload your olevel to jamb caps/jamb portal CLICK HERE
Universities that Accepts Second Choice Candidates for Law
This will guide all JAMB prospective candidates on the University to put as second choice during the JAMB registration.
Which university is the best to study Law in Nigeria?
- University of Benin
- University of Ibadan
- Obafemi Awolo University
- Ahmadu Bello University
- University of Maiduguri
- Olabisi Onibanjo University
- Niger Delta University
- University of Jos
- University of Port Harcourt
- Rivers State University
Summary of this Law Admission
- JAMB original cut-off mark is 180 and not all schools accept 180 as cut off mark for law.
- Law is a very competitive course, so most schools set the cutoff mark to 250-270
- It is important you score up to 70% in your Post UTME to increase your chances of getting the admission.
- Having a good o’level result would favor your admission process and you have uploaded it to jamb caps.