The University of Ibadan was founded in 1932 and it has since offered both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in various fields. The University has eleven facilities and a college of medicine. The University also offers admissions into its undergraduate degree programmes through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and direct entry programmes.
Direct Entry is one of the easiest ways to get admission and is also a fast tracked method as candidates will gain entrance into 200 level. If you want to apply to the University of Ibadan through direct entry, then you are at the right place. We have compiled in this article what you need to qualify, how you can apply and what cut off mark you should expect.
Eligibility Requirements For University Of Ibadan Direct Entry Students
Candidates seeking to gain admission into the University of Ibadan through direct entry must first meet the admission requirements. Thus, they must have a minimum of 5 credit passes in their O’level results at not more than two sittings in subjects relevant to their proposed course of study. In addition, direct entry students must either be:
- HND holders who have a minimum of Upper Credit in a relevant discipline
- OND holders who have a minimum of Upper Credit in a relevant discipline
- Candidates who hold A level passes
- NCE holders who have a minimum of 2 credit passes in a relevant discipline
- Degree holders
How To Apply
Candidates must first pick direct entry forms at the school and choose the university as their first choice. After this, the school will fix a date for beginning registration on the direct entry portal. Candidates will then proceed to apply on the portal using their Jamb registration number and upload all relevant documents.
These documents include your bio data, O’level results, NCE/ND/HND results. University of Ibadan does not conduct entrance examination for direct entry students so the registration ends here. Candidates will need to sit for the post utme screening alongside Utme candidates. To apply:
- Visit admissions.ui.edu.ng
- Login with your surname and password. Your username is your Jamb registration number and your password is your surname
- Follow the prompt to complete your registration.
Direct Entry Cut Off Mark
The cut off marks for University of Ibadan direct entry are announced after the registration is completed. However, the Utme cut off mark is 200 marks.
List of Direct Entry Courses
The courses that you can gain admission to study through direct entry can be broadly classified into two as follows:
- Science courses including Geography, Food Technology and Computer Science
- Social Science courses prominent among which is Psychology.
But not limited to the above listed.
The Direct Entry Form for University of Ibadan costs two thousand naira (#2000) only. You will be required to pay through the Direct Entry portal of the University.
The direct entry platform is on of the easiest ways to get admitted into a degree programme and once you follow the requirements pointed out in this article, you become automatically eligible for the admission.