How To Calculate SSU Post UTME/Aggregate Score For All Courses

Many Students find it hard to calculate their aggregate score and their cut off mark as this varies for different Institutions, but before this, we are going to tell you what aggregate and Post UTME Score means and what things are to be considered before calculating the aggregate score.

Sokoto State University (SSU) is located in Sokoto, Sokoto State in Nigeria. It was established in 2009.

See: List of Nigerian Universities That Accepts 120 As Cut Off Mark 

WHAT IS POST UTME SCORE 

After every UTME exercise, a particular mark is set out by the exam body {e.g 120}. This mark is a score a candidate must have or cross, to qualify him or her to sit for the chosen school’s POST UTME exercise. This said mark is announced to all school’s to enable them decide the number of candidates they will admit.
After the school’s decision, they announce a particular mark which must not be lower than the mark the UTME body fixed. Any candidate who cross the mark set by the UTME body and did not reach the chosen school’s mark, is NEVER eligible to sit for the school’s POST UTME.
This mark or score set by the school admission board is known as SCHOOL’S CUT OFF MARK..

Also see: Easiest Ways Of Getting Admission without JAMB Into 200 level in  Nigerian Universities 

How To Calculate SSU Aggregate Score 

To correctly calculate your aggregate, know that the JAMB Examination is made up of 400 marks, whereas the SSU Post UTME is made 100 marks.

  1. Divide your JAMB score by 8,
  2. Divide your Post UTME score by  2,
  3. Add up the result.

This is how to calculate yours

If Treasure scored 240 in her JAMB and 80 in her Post UTME, then her Aggregate score can be gotten by following these steps.

240/8= 30

80/2= 40

40+ 30= 70

Treasure’s aggregate score is 70

SSU CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021

We all know that before your giving admission into the Sokoto State University (SSU). You will meet up all their requirements.  well if we all know that, we will also know that before you will be giving admission you will meet up with departmental and faculty cut off mark of the school.

If the course of your choice is Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Law,  Art, Education etc you will reach their cut off mark before you will get admission.

 

MEANING OF CUT OFF MARK

It is not everyone that knows the meaning of cut off mark. Most of aspirants ask this question ( what is the meaning of cut off mark).  However if your on this category who ask such questions. Your not alone, vast learners will explain it here for you.

What is the meaning of cut off mark?? Cut off mark is an agreed score set by a particular institution as a basics of admitting students into the department of study.

 like its said,  is an agreed score set as a basics of admission. It means that when an institution set their cut off mark to be 200 in jamb and u score 199, they will not admit you because they set their cut off mark to be 200. But when u score above 200,  you will have the chance of getting admission into the university.

Hope you now understand the meaning of cut off mark.

SSU JAMB GENERAL CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021

well many do ask this question.  What is the jamb cut off mark for SSU.  Well the general Sokoto State University cut off mark Is 180

So when you sore above 180 you will stand the chance of getting admission.  Those that scored 270, 290, 300. will have the chance of coming out in the first list, because no university will admit students that score 180 first when their is student that scored above.

let us not forget that SSU considers both Post Utme score.  So meeting the jamb cut of mark is not the only issue.  You will have to score higher in your post utme to be giving admission.

Note: SSU is one of the top tertiary institutions in Nigeria and they try to maintain a certain standard. It is often said that if you cannot improve on the existing standard, keep the standard the way you found it. There is no way Ssu will decide to beat their cut off mark down below their minimum cut off mark.

 

CHECK SSU DEPARTMENTAL CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021

The Sokoto State University does not really have a specific cut off mark for courses. However, candidates who have scored a minimum of one 180 in UTME examination is eligible to apply for admission into any of their choice courses.

Due to the high number of students wishing to study in the Sokoto State University, the admission processes is competitive and an admission is given Using JAMB score and O level grades.

Below are courses offered in the university as well as their cut off mark;

  1. 220 – 240 – Medicine (O’ Level result with one sitting only) and Nursing
  2. 200 – Mass Communication, Common Law, Pharmacy, Anatomy, Physiology
  3. 190 – Computer Science, English Language, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Geology, all engineering courses except Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering.
  4. 180 – All other courses

Candidates MUST meet the minimum UTME scores for their chosen courses, have the right UTME subject combinations as prescribed in the JAMB Brochure and the requisite ‘O’ Level subjects at credit level.

 

SSU 2020/2021 ADMISSION SCREENING NATURE

The Sokoto State University holds her admission screening exercises within a week or couple of weeks and it usually comes in two phases. Students who applied to study in the school are to proceed for the pre-screening exercise when once it is being announced.

Documents required for the pre-screening exercise are: SSCE result and JAMB registration print out only.

It is often important that a candidate arrive early and locate his/her screening venue early. Candidates will be screen on the JAMB scores and their SSCE result.

The second phase of the screening is after the admission lists might have been released. Candidates who have merited the admission will be invited for another screening exercise. Here all documents such as;

  • Original copies of their educational qualifications (Statements of Results/Certificates).
    N/B: Cases of awaiting results will NOT be accepted.
  • Birth Certification/Age Declaration.
  • A letter of good conduct from your Village Head or a responsible member of your
    community/or civil servant not below Grade Level 10 or equivalent in the private sector.
  • Certificate of Local Government of origin; and this notification of admission status
    slip

 

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