University of Jos Senate has approved that all qualified candidates who applied for admission into the University in the 2021 and 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations /Direct Entry (UTME/DE) conducted by Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) should be screened.

ELIGIBILITY: The UTME/DE candidates must have subscribed for University of Jos as their First Choice and scored not less than the Institutional cut-off marks and the differential cut-off marks as presented for various Faculties/Programmes as stated below:


S/N        INSTITUTIONAL CUT – OF – MARKS          2021 CUT – OFF MARK         2022 CUT – OFF MARK                 

170                               180


               CUT-OFF POINT 2021    170

               CUT-OFF POINT 2022     180

1. Faculty of Agriculture

a.         Agricultural Science                                                 170                               180


2.     Faculty of Arts

  1. Mass Communication                                                  200                                  220
  2. Theatre and Film Arts                                                  190                                  200
  3. All other Programmes                                                  170                                 180


3. Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

a.         Biochemistry                                                               190                                 200


4. Faculty of Clinical Sciences

a.         Medicine and Surgery                                                  230                                240

5. Faculty of Dental Sciences

a.         Dentistry                                                                       220                                230

6. Faculty of Education

a.         All Programmes                                                            170                                 180

7. Faculty of Engineering

a.         Civil Engineering                                                           190                                 200

b. Electrical Electronics Engineering                                            190                                 200

c.         Mechanical Engineering                                                    190                                200

d.         Mining Engineering                                                           170                                180


8.Faculty of Environmental Sciences

a.         Architecture                                                                       200                               220

b.         All other Programmes                                                       170                              180


9. Faculty of Health Sciences and Technology

a.         Nursing Sciences                                                              200                                210

b.         Medical Laboratory Science                                              200                                 210


10.   Faculty of Law

a.         Law                                                                                    220                                230


11.  Faculty of Management Sciences

a.         Accounting                                                                         200                                220

b.         Business Administration                                                    200                                220

c.         All other Programmes                                                        170                               180


12. Faculty of Natural Sciences

  1. Computer Science                                                                 200                                220
  2. Microbiology                                                                          200                                 220
  3. Science Laboratory Technology                                            190                                 200
  4.  All other Programmes                                                           170                                180


13. Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

a.         Pharmacy                                                                             220                                 230

14.  Faculty of Social Sciences

a.         Psychology                                                                            190                                 200

b.         Economics                                                                             190                                 200

c.         Criminology                                                                            190                                 200

d.         All other Programmes                                                             170                                180


15. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

a.         Veterinary Medicine                                                              210                                 230



All candidates are required to:

  1. Visit the Unijos portal: portal.unijos.edu.ng
  3. Click on 2021 OR 2022 UTME/DE SCREENING
  4. Enter the Candidates JAMB Registration Number and click Get Started
  5. Candidates will be required to provide the following:
    1. Contact Phone Number (Self or relatives).
    2. Email (Please provide active personalised email not that of relatives or friends).
    3. Password (Please provide an easy to remember word or number).
    4. Confirm Password and click the ‘sign up’ button.
  6. An Email message will be sent to the candidates Email account. Candidates should check the University mail and click the confirmation link after which the system will display an acknowledgement page confirming the account and a link to the portal login.
  7. At the login page https://portal.unijos.edu.ng/Account/Login, Candidates are required to enter their email and password provided in step 5. The system takes every candidate to their personalised dashboard.
  8. To effect payment, Candidates are required to process all payments from their dashboard only. Click on the button ‘Pay Screening Charges’ and select the preferred payment option or channel (ATM Card, Bank Branch, Internet Banking) then follow the instructions or prompts. (NB: for Bank branch payment, candidates may need to redo steps 7)
  9. Upon Successful payment, all candidates are to enter five relevant O level subjects, their grades and exam body and Click Upload. Note: Editing of results will not be allowed once post-JAMB screening is closed.
  10. Print the Screening Registration Slip, Log out and await further communication from the University


The Online registration portal for the screening will be open with effect from 10th April 2023, until further notice.



This is to inform all candidates who applied for Direct Entry admission into the University of Jos, that there will be an on-line screening exercise with effect from 10th April 2023 until further notice.

Please note that only candidates who applied through Direct Entry JAMB Admission and chose the University of Jos as their First Choice are eligible for the screening.

Direct Entry (DE) applicants are to follow the same steps 1 to 10, in addition to including the A-level subjects/qualification in step 9 above.


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has indicated that it would not clear any shortlisted candidate who does not have ‘O’ level results.  All candidates are therefore strongly advised to visit any JAMB Office or accredited CBT centre nearest to them to upload their ‘O’ Level results (WAEC, NECO, NABTEB and NBAIS) into the JAMB portal.

All candidates who do not satisfy the University screening conditions as stated above are strongly advised to change their course of choice or transfer to other Institutions.  (Note that supplying false information will result in disqualification).

Candidates are allowed to use a maximum of two different ‘O’ level examination results.



Rejoice James Songden, PhD.