The administration of the University of Ibadan has reported that the cut-off imprint for induction into the organization stays 200 for applicants who picked the Premier University in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The college reported this following a strategy meeting on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Gbogan in Osun state where JAMB announced 160 as the cut-off imprint for 2019/2020 college confirmation.
As indicated by reports, a few educationists have reprimanded the cut-off imprint, saying it is incredibly low. A portion of the additionally contended that it means that the falling standard of training, The Nation reports.
On its part, the University of Ibadan has additionally scowled at the UTME score benchmark, saying it will have nothing to do with it.
The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, in an announcement said the cut-off imprint for induction into the college stays 200.
He stated, “For the shirking of questions in the brains of our forthcoming confirmation searchers, their folks and gatekeepers, our graduated class and graduated class and the overall population, the base imprint for any course at the University of Ibadan, and all its Affiliated Institutions, stays 200 out of the limit of 400.
“This has been the situation of the Senate of the University since the registration examinations into Nigerian Universities initiated in 1978.”
In 2017, when JAMB originally decreased the cut-off imprint for entrance into colleges the nation over to 120, Olayinka promised that the University of Ibadan would not concede any understudy, who scored under 200 in the Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examinations