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NNAMDIAZIKIWEUNIVERSITY,AWKA

OFFICEOFTHEREGISTRARANDSECRETARYTOTHESENATE

Thisistoinform theentireUniversitycommunityandtheGeneralPublic

thatthePostUTME and otherrelevantScreening Examination for

2020/2021admissionexercisehasbeenreplacedwithO’leveland

UTMEresultsgradingsystem.

Thisisalsoinconsiderationoftheverylargenumberofapplicationsand

theneedtocomplywithCOVID-19preventiveguidelinesoftheFederal

GovernmentofNigeria.

InplaceofPostUTMEScoresandotherrelevantScreeningExamination

Scores,theUniversityManagementhasadoptedanautomatedO’level

subjectgradingsystemfortheexercise.

Inordertoensuretransparencyintheadmissionexercisethefollowing

calculationformulawillbeusedfortheexercise. CALCULATIONFORMULAUSEDFORTHEPOST-UTME2020/2021

ADMISSIONSSCREENINGEXERCISE

UMTECANDIDATES:

CandidateswillbescreenedbasedontheirJAMBscoresandO’levelresultforthe

foursubjectstakeninJAMB.Thefollowingconsiderationswillapply:

A.RATIO-Theratiowillbe70:30.i.e70%JAMBscoreand30%O’levelsubject

score

70/100=0.7;30/100=0.3

B.RANKINGOFO’LEVELSUBJECTSSCORE–O’levelresultswillberankedasgiven

below:

A1=90

B2=80

B3=70

C4=60

C5=55

C6=50

D7=40

E8toF9=0

AwaitingResult(AR)=0

Foreachcandidate,theO’levelsubjectsusedwillbethesubjectsthecandidatesat

forinJAMB.

E.gforacandidatewhosatforEnglish,Mathematics,ChemistryandPhysicsin

JAMB,thegradesobtainedincandidateO’levelresultsinthesesubjectswillbeused

tocalculatetheO’levelpointsobtained.

C.BONUS–Acandidatewhocreditedhisfoursubjectsinasinglesittingwillgeta

bonusof20points(i.eBonus=20).Acandidatewhocreditedhisfoursubjectsin

twosittingwillgetnobonus(i.eBonus=0).

D.CALCULATIONS–

Finalscore=[(JAMBSCORE`*0.7)+[(O’levelscore+Bonus)*0.3]

Illustration:Astudentscored280inJAMBandhadO’levelresultsdistributedas

giveninthetablebelow:

SUBJECTS JAMBSCORES O’LEVELRESULTS O’LEVELSCORES

English 66 A1 90

Mathematics 78 B3 70

Physics 70 B3 70

chemistry 66 C5 55

TOTAL 280 285

I. Singlesitting:

Finalscore=WeightedJAMBscore+WeighedO’levelscore

(280×0.7) +[(285+20)x0.3]

= 196 + 91.5

= 287.5

II. Twosittings:

WeightedJAMBscore+WeighedO’levelscore

(280×0.7) + [(285+0)x0.3]

= 196 + 85.5

= 281.5

Note:Thedifferencebetweenthefinalscreeningscoresofacandidatewhocreditedhisfour

subjectsinasinglesittingandthecandidatewhomadeitintwosittingsis6(i.e287.5-

281.5)

Signed

Barr.PhilomenaI.Okoye

REGISTRAR

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