No less than 4,000 candidates, who scored up to 200 in the 2016 JAMB UTME, have applied to study in OAU’s College of Health Sciences this year. This comes at a time when the college only has the capacity to admit just 255 students.
As usual, the Department of Medicine and Surgery has the highest number of eligible aspirants this time. Following the registration of candidates for the institution’s admission screening exercise, 2296 UTME applicants who wants to study Medicine have 50% and above. Other 99 pre-degree medicine applicants scored up to 60% or more after their programme.
For Dentistry: 88 UTME applicants scored 50% and above, and 19 pre-degree applicants have 60% and above.
Department of Medical Rehabilitation and Department of Nursing Science have 302 and 1114 UTME aspirants with 50% and above respectively. 186 Medical Rehabilitation candidates and 116 Nursing Science candidates who passed through the school’s pre-degree programme are also eligible.
The maximum admission carrying capacity of OAU’s College of Health Sciences is 255; Medicine (100), Dentistry (25), Medical Rehabilitation (70) and Nursing Science (60).
The cut-off marks for various departments in the College of Health Sciences are out. Click here to view it and other faculties.
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