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Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano, YUSMU Admission Requirements: 2024/2025

Gaining admission into Yusuf Maitama Sule University (YUSMU) for the 2024 academic session involves two entry methods: UTME and Direct Entry. Below are the simplified requirements for each method.

Admission through UTME:

  1. Age Requirement: Candidates must be at least 16 years old.
  2. O’level Results: A minimum of six “Cs” in subjects including English Language, Mathematics, and three other relevant subjects for the chosen course (e.g., Government/History, Economics, and Literature for Law).
  3. JAMB UTME Score: Attain a minimum score of 170 in the JAMB UTME examination.
  4. Post UTME Screening: Candidates must take the YUSMU post UTME screening examination and perform well (specific requirements may vary by course).
  5. One Sitting Results: Only results from one sitting are accepted for admission.
  6. Subject Combination: Choose the correct subject combination for the desired course.
  7. Cutoff Marks: Meet the stipulated cutoff marks for the chosen course.

Admission through Direct Entry:

  1. O’level Results: Possess at least five Credits, including English Language and Mathematics, in one sitting (two sittings not allowed).
  2. Age Requirement: Candidates must be at least 16 years old.
  3. JAMB Direct Entry Form: Obtain the JAMB Direct Entry form to apply.
  4. Certificates Accepted: Candidates should have any of the following certificates – OND, ND, NCE, IJMB, Cambridge.


  1. Can I apply with two O’level sittings?
    • No, only results from one sitting are accepted.
  2. What is the minimum JAMB UTME score required?
    • A minimum score of 170 is required for UTME entry.
  3. Are there specific post UTME requirements for each course?
    • Yes, performance in the post UTME screening may vary by course.
  4. Which certificates are accepted for Direct Entry?
    • Certificates such as OND, ND, NCE, IJMB, and Cambridge are accepted.
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