OAU Cut off Mark 2023/2024 and Departmental Cut off mark / cut point

OAU Cut off Mark  and Departmental Cut off mark |Obafemi Awolowo university departmental cut point

Before you can gain admission into the prestigious obafemi awolowo university you must meet certain minimum requirements sets by the institution governing body. Obtaining an admission without meeting or beating this cut off mark remains impossible except Nigerian factors comes into play.
OAU Cut off Mark

OAU Cut off Mark 2023/2024


Most candidates get confused, they mostly refer jamb general cut off mark to departmental cut off mark.
Please always remember that these two cut off marks are different from each other, while jamb general cut off mark allows you to sit for the obafemi awolowo university’s post UTME screening exams, OAU departmental cut off mark determines if you will be considered for admission or not.

OAU JAMB Fixed Cut-off Mark

We are using this medium to formally inform all aspirant of obafemi awolowo university that the jamb cut off mark for all courses is 180.
You might ask: “this year i choose Obafemi Awolowo university as my choice of institution and i scored 180 in jamb but i wasn’t given admission”

180 jamb score can’t guarantee you admission into obafemi awolowo university OAU, you need to take their screening exams and also need to beat the departmental cut off mark for the course you want to study.

OAU Departmental Cut-off Mark

There are certain factors that comes into play or are looked into by the management of obafemi awolowo university when the institution wants to consider an applicant for admission.
Please note that meeting the cut off mark is not enough the institution will still have to check your O level grades. If you have As you will get 6 marks, B will give you 4 and C will give 3.
If you are from Osun state then you will be favored in the institution catchment policy.
If you are among those who performed well in the institution post UTME screening exercise and on the other hand a lot of candidates failed then there is every likelihood that you will be considered for admission.

Warning : those that have low jamb score can always go for department whose cut off mark are low. To achieve this you must get the jamb change of course and institution form.

Management and Accounting 253.0
International Relations 233.0
Local Government Studies 210.0


Law 291.5


Medicine 275.0
Dentistry 260.0
Medical Rehabilitations 248.0
Nursing 249.5


Agricultural Engineering 200
Chemical Engineering 250
Computer Engineering 250
Computer Economics 217
Computer Mathematics 250
Elect/Elect Engineering 252
Food Engineering 200
Food Sci. & Technology 200
Material Science & Eng 200
Mechanical Engineering 248


Pharmacy 252


Drama 269.5
English 270.5
Literature in English 253.0
French 259.0
German 249.5
Portuguese 226.0
History and His./Inter. Rel. 252
Linguistics 258.5
Yoruba 200
Music 236
Philosophy 260
Religious Studies 239


Education/ English 275
Education/Yoruba 200
Education/Fine Arts 200
Education/Music 200
Education/CRS 200
Education/French 220
Education/History 200
Education/Economics 240
Education/Geography 200
Education/Political Science 243
Education/Social Studies 208
Education/Language Arts 210
Education/Guidance & Counselling 212
Physical & Health Education 200
Education/Biology 211
Education/Chemistry 212
Education/Physics 215
Education/Maths/Integrated Science 200


Agric. Economics 200
Animal Science 200
Agric. Extension and Rural Sociology 200
Family Health and Nutrition 200
Crop Production and Protection 200


Applied Geophysics 200
Biochemistry 200
Botany 200
Chemistry 200
Engineering Physics 200
Geology 236
Industrial Chemistry 200
Mathematics 200
Statistics 200
Microbiology 234
Physics 200
Zoology 200

OAU Nature of Admission Screening

OAU admission process are of two stages

  1. Stage 1 : you have to participate in the post UTME screening process that will be organized by the management of the institution.
  • Stage 2: Those who where admitted will have to pay their school and acceptance fee before they can do the second stage screening. Documents to bring are:
  • Original jamb slip
  • Original o level results
  • 16 copies of photographs
  • Local government certificate
  • Fees receipt

OAU Address and Locations

The institution is located in town of Ile-Ife, Osun State Nigeria.

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32 thoughts on “OAU Cut off Mark 2023/2024 and Departmental Cut off mark / cut point”

  1. I want to study public administration in d school and I had 181 in my jamb. will I be awarded admission or I should get change of institution form? plz I need an immediate response. thank-you

    1. Adewoye Adekemi

      I love this school but I scored 166 in my jamb result and I am going for nursing can I gain admission or not

  2. I want to study political science in d school ad i had 218 in my jamb. will i be awarded admission or i should get change of institution, pls i need fast answer. thanks

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