See The Nigerian Universities That Accept Low JAMB Scores 100 110 120 130 140 150 160 179

See the Nigerian universities that accept low JAMB scores 100 110 120 130 140 150 160 179 for a student who scores below the required 180 pass mark.

As the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) releases results of its candidates who sat for each year’s exams, less than 50% usually score above the required 180 pass mark. a low pass mark of less than 180 also gives hope to students with such scores hope of attending a higher institution to continue their studies.

These institutions are either Polytechnics or the College of Education. But many students whose JAMB results are below the required 180 don’t know that there are numerous universities that still accept people with less than 180 JAMB results.

We will be listing the Nigerian Universities that accept low JAMB scores.

Top Universities that Accepts Low JAMB Scores

  • Adamawa State University Mubi
  • Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau
  • Benue State University, Makurdi
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  • Yobe State University, Damaturu
  • Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  • Ignatius Ajuru University of Education,Rumuolumeni
  • Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa
  • Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero
  • Nasarawa State University Keffi
  • Plateau State University Bokkos
  • Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode
  • Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo
  • Sokoto State University
  • Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano
  • Oyo State Technical University Ibadan
  • Edo State University Uzairue
  • Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State
  • University of Africa Toru Orua, Bayelsa State
  • Bornu State University, Maiduguri
  • Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology Abeokuta
  • Gombe State University of Science and Technology
  • Zamfara State University
  • Confluence University of Science and Technology Osara, Kogi
  • University of Delta, Agbor
  • Delta University of Science and Technology, Ozoro
  • Dennis Osadebe University, Asaba
  • Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State
  • Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina
  • Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State
  • Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa
  • Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
  • Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
  • Federal University, Gusau Zamfara
  • Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
  • Nigerian Maritime University Okerenkoko, Delta State
  • University of Health Technology, Otukpo Benue State

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Universities That Do Not Accept Low JAMB Score

Several Nigerian universities do not accept JAMB scores below 180 and these universities are very strict in giving admission to candidates who applied to be a student of their institution. so in case, you applied to any of these schools listed below and you score less than 180, you are advised to go and apply for a change of institution.

  • University of Nigeria (UNN)
  • Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)
  • Federal University of Technology Minna (FUTMINNA)
  • University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  • Ahmadu Bello University (ABU Zaria)
  • University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  • Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)
  • University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  • University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  • Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO)
  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)
  • Bayero University Kano (BUK)
  • University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
  • Lagos State University (LASU)
  • University of Abuja (UNIABUJA)
  • University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK)
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU)
  • Federal University Oye Ekiti (FUOYE)
  • Usmanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK)
  • Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA)
  • Niger Delta University (NDU)
  • Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike (MOUAU)
  • Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti (EKSU)
  • Federal University Dutsin Ma (FUDMA)
  • Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (FUAM)
  • Osun State University (UNIOSUN)
  • Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU)
  • Enugu State University of Science & Technology (ESUT)
  • Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo FUNAI
  • Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma (AAU EKPOMA)
  • Kwara State University (KWASU)

List of Nigerian Polytechnics That Accept 120 to 160 Low JAMB Scores

Several Nigerian Polytechnics accept low JAMB scores which can be 100 110 120 130 140 150 160 170 179, below are the list of Polytechnic you can apply with low JAMB scores.

  • Kaduna polytechnic, kaduna, kaduna state
  • Jibwis college of arabic and islamic education, gombe, gombe state
  • Fidei polytechnic, gboko, benue state
  • Federal university, oye-ekiti, ekiti state
  • Federal university, gusau, zamfara state
  • Federal polytechnic,ilaro, ogun state
  • Federal polytechnic, ukana, akwa ibom state
  • Federal polytechnic, offa, kwara state
  • Federal polytechnic, nassarawa, nasarawa state
  • Federal polytechnic, kaura/namoda, zamfara state
  • Federal polytechnic, ede, osun state
  • Federal polytechnic, bauchi, bauchi state

List Of Nigerian Universities That Does Not Require JAMB To Get Admission

Below is a list of Nigerian universities that do not require JAMB scores or JAMB results in other to get admission, the majority are private Universities.

Adeleke University, Ede
Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
African University of Science & Technology, Abuja
Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan
Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
Al-Qalam University, Katsina
American University of Nigeria, Yola
Augustine University
Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo
Baze University
Bells University of Technology, Otta
Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
Bingham University, New Karu
Bowen University, Iwo
Caleb University, Lagos
Caritas University, Enugu
Chrisland University
Covenant University Ota
Crawford University Igbesa
Crescent University
Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
Evangel University, Akaeze
Fountain Unveristy, Oshogbo
Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
Gregory University, Uturu
Hallmark University
Hezekiah University, Umudi
Igbinedion University Okada
Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
Kings University
Kwararafa University, Wukari
Landmark University, Omu-Aran.
Lead City University, Ibadan
Madonna University, Okija
Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo
Micheal & Cecilia University
Mountain Top University
Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
Novena University, Ogume
Obong University, Obong Ntak
Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State
Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos
Paul University, Awka – Anambra State
Redeemer’s University, Mowe
Renaissance University, Enugu
Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State
Ritman University
Salem University, Lokoja
Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.
Southwestern University, Oku Owa
Summit University
Tansian University, Umunya
University of Mkar, Mkar
Veritas University
Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State
Wesley University. of Science & Technology, Ondo
Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
Christopher University Mowe
Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State
Legacy University, Okija Anambra State
Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river State
Cn Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
Coal City University Enugu State
Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
Admiralty University, Ibusa Delta State
Spiritan University, Nneochi Abia State
Precious Cornerstone University, Oyo
PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Portharcourt
Atiba University Oyo
Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences Ijanikin, Lagos
Skyline University, Kano
Greenfield University, Kaduna
Dominion University Ibadan, Oyo State
Trinity University Ogun State
Westland University Iwo, Osun State
Topfaith University, Mkpatak, Akwa Ibom State
Thomas Adewumi University, Oko-Irese, Kwara State
Maranatha University, Mgbidi, Imo State
Ave Maria University, Piyanko, Nasarawa State
Al-Istiqama University, Sumaila, Kano State
Mudiame University, Irrua, Edo State
Havilla University, Nde-Ikom, Cross River State
Claretian University of Nigeria, Nekede, Imo State
NOK University, Kachia, Kaduna State
Karl-Kumm University, Vom, Plateau State
James Hope University, Lagos, Lagos State
Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria, Kano State
Capital City University, Kano State
Ahman Pategi University, Kwara State
University of Offa, Kwara State
Mewar University, Masaka, Nasarawa State
Edusoko University, Bida, Niger State
Philomath University, Kuje, Abuja
Khadija University, Majia, Jigawa State
Anan University, Kwall, Plateau State
PEN Resource University, Gombe
Al-Ansar University, Maiduguri, Borno
Margaret Lawrence University, Umunede, Delta State
Khalifa Isiyaku Rabiu University, Kano
Sports University, Idumuje, Ugboko, Delta State
Baba Ahmed University, Kano State
Saisa University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Sokoto State
Nigerian British University, Asa, Abia State
Peter University, Achina-Onneh Anambra State
Newgate University, MInna, Niger State.
European University of Nigeria, Duboyi, FCT
NorthWest University Sokoto State


Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has placed several score lines for students who applied for higher institutions to be given admission following their JAMB scores.

180 is the least a student should score to gain admission into a university. but many universities do not even accept students who score 180, they pick from 200 above.

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