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OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery (2024)

Obafemi Awolowo University is one of the best tertiary institutions in Nigeria, and it is owned by the federal government. It is located in Osun State (Ile-Ife to be precise), and it was established back then in 1961 (making it one of the first generation Federal universities in the country).

Since it is an institution that is dishing out quality education since its inception, plus it is a pretty reasonably cheap institution, a lot of students are always eager to get in yearly. Therefore, OAU has tons of aspirants annually, and this year won’t be an exception.

OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery 2023

The Jamb cut off mark usually embraced by OAU is 200. So, as an aspirant of Medicine and Surgery, if you are able to get a score that is above 200, you can be assured that you have chances and start preparing for the next line of action (post utme exercise). 

After you satisfy Obafemi Awolowo University’s Jamb cut off mark, you should start preparing for OAU post UTME. Soon, the screening forms will be on sale (both Post Utme and Direct Entry screening forms).

So, anyone who scored 200 and above in Jamb and has made OAU their first choice institution, will be eligible to partake in the screening exercise. After the management of the school have agreed on the modalities to be adopted, they will make a public announcement, taking advantage of the media to ensure it will go viral. Then, the registration portal will be made available and candidates will be able to commence registration. 

While the registration is on, it is necessary to know that OAU do not employ the services of ANY THIRD- PARTY or MIDDLE-PERSON as far as the registration process is concerned, which is an indicator that candidates should be wary of scammers always posing as workers of the University, eager to defraud unsuspecting candidates. You can carry out the registration all by yourself irrespective of where you are in the country, and you can also do it at any time of the day (just ensure you get it done before closing date). The screening fee is usually N2,000 (although you will be required to pay appropriate bank charges).

To gain entrance to study Medicine and Surgery in the University, you must satisfy these major requirements, including the OAU cut off mark for medicine and surgery:

  1. You must first pick the University as your First Choice Institution in the 2023 UTME and score at least 275. This is the first major thing that will determine your eligibility for the post UTME. 
  2. Additionally, you must have five (5) credit pass including English Language at not more than two (2) sittings.
  3. You must participate in the Post-UTME screening. If you failed to participate in the screening, you won’t be considered for admission (even if you had 350 in Jamb). 

Additionally, it must be noted that the Institution doesn’t consider candidates with outstanding “Awaiting Results” at the end of their Post UTME Screening Exercise. Then, if you are a DE Student, you must ensure that your transcript is forwarded by the Awarding Institution to the Admission Office, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife for DE Admission processing. 

OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery
OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery

About the nature of the screening, as various institutions have the liberty to opt for whatever method they are interested in, the OAU prefers engaging its aspirants with a COMPUTER-BASED APTITUDE TEST. So, after registration, aspirants will print their exam slip and must participate in the Post-UTME Aptitude Test on the allotted date and time on your printed Registration Slip. 

You will have to travel down to the School to partake in this, and you are to come with items like your JAMB UTME Notification of Results/Registration slips as well as the printed copy of the completed OAU Post-UTME Online Registration Slip.

Therefore, it is advisable that you should start preparing for the post Jamb right now, by striving to lay your hands on past questions (the Computer-Based Aptitude Test would be inclusive of your UTME Subjects).

As far as OAU admissions is concerned, all enquiries should be forwarded to their contact details on their website. Please, don’t fall into the wrong hands.

Still on OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery 2023.

Obafemi Awolowo University Admission Screening General Requirements.

You should know that the minimum entry requirements to the first year is a General Certificate of Education (or its equivalent) with Credit passes in a minimum of five subjects that were chosen from a list that is approved from time to time by Senate, as far as, in each case, those five subjects were written and passed at not more than two sittings.

You must have at least a pass in English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level or equivalent in English Language. Only candidates seeking admission into faculties like Arts, Law, and some in Education, do not require a pass in Mathematics. However, as a candidate seeking admission into the School to study Medicine and Surgery, you are expected to have a pass in Mathematics. It must also be added that a pass in the General Paper of the Higher School Certificate is regarded as equivalent to a credit pass in English Language at ‘O’ Level.

How to Apply for OAU Post UTME Form.

The procedure used last time is straight to the point. Aspirants were required to log in to directly and gain access with their JAMB Registration Number to download RRR (Remita Retrieval Reference). 

After that, they were able to make payment online or at any commercial bank. Additionally, on your portal, you are expected to upload your Jamb data, your results, a scanned copy of your credentials, as well as passport photograph (if not available).

With all these done successfully, you can proceed to print your completed Admission Screening form

In conclusion about the OAU Cut Off Mark For Medicine And Surgery 2023, while you are aspiring for Medicine and Surgery in Obafemi Awolowo University, don’t provide false information or upload incorrect credentials (as you will be disqualified), and ensure you prepare adequately well for your Post UTME test.


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