Admission List In Nigeria Educational Institutions - All You Need To Know
In this post, I will show you EXACTLY all you need to know about Admission List In Nigeria Educational Institutions. Most importantly, please note that every educational institution is expected to release four different batches of admission list, as shown below.
1. The First Batch:
The first batch, which is also known as the First Merit Admission List, consists of the names of candidates who has MOSTLY select the educational institution as their FIRST CHOICE Institution, during the Jamb Utme examination registration, which is done while filling the form.
Most atimes, candidates whose names appears on the FIRST BATCH Admission List are candidates who has also beat the stipulated cut-off marks by the Institution in question.
These candidates in question can find their names on the JAMB official portal, before it is uploaded by the educational institution.
2. The Second Batch:
The second batch of admission list, which is also called the Second merit admission list, consists of the names of candidates who selected the institution as their First choice institution, during their Jamb utme registration, when filling the form.
Candidates names which appear on the Second batch of admission list are also known to have Surpass the FIXED cut off marks by the Institution in question, which is FIXED by Jamb Council.
These candidates can also find their names on the Jamb official portal, most times, before the admission list is uploaded by the educational institution.
3. The Supplementary Admission List:
In lame man english, we could have called it, the THIRD ADMISSION LIST, but that’s not the case.
The supplementary list can also be called the merit list, which comes after the first and second admission lists.
However, contrary to the FIRST BATCH ADMISSION LIST, and SECOND BATCH ADMISSION LIST, this list in particular, contains the names of candidates who did not meet the cut off marks for their selected courses, but however, did provide an option for a new course with a lower cut off which they meet.
The Merit list, bears 70% of the total number of admitted persons per academic session.
This statistics is according to JAMB.
Most atimes, the supplementary list is also merged with the Un-merit list.
Below, we have more details regarding the Un-merit List.
4. The Unmerit List:
This list, being the last list released by the institution for admission, consists of candidates who did not meet the cut-off of the course they are admitted for(non-merit) but surpass the general admission cut off mark(so in some way, merit).
The Un-merit list contains lists from several high authorities in the academic institution.
The Educational Institution Vice-Chancellor list.
Senators, among other high profile Individual quotas are contained in the Un-merit List.
For your sole interest, most a times, the first and second batches are combined as one, making only 3 list.