The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has declared that the national cut-off point will be eliminated.
The council announced on Tuesday that Nigerian tertiary institutions will now set the admissions criterion.
This decision was made at the 2021 policy meeting, which was chaired by Malam Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education.
University of Maiduguri proposed 150, Usman Dan Fodio University Sokoto proposed 140, Pan Atlantic University proposed 210, University of Lagos proposed 200, Lagos State University190, Covenant University 190, and Bayero University Kano proposed 180, according to JAMB Registrar Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, who spoke at the forum.
According to stakeholders, admissions for the year 2021 would be performed solely through JAMB CAPS, and no institution will be permitted to admit candidates without first uploading their information to the portal.