UNIJOS Post-UTME/DE Online Screening Mop-Up Exercise 2023


  • The University of Jos is holding an Online Screening Mop Up exercise from 17th-23rd July, 2023 for those who missed the initial screening between 10th April-19th June, 2023. Eligible UTME candidates must have selected the university as their first choice and scored a minimum of 180. Direct Entry candidates should have also chosen the university first. Further details, including specific cut-off marks and registration procedures, are available on the university’s website. Failure to participate leads to ineligibility for admission.

UNIJOS Post-UTME/DE Online Screening Mop-Up Exercise

The University of Jos, in a renewed commitment to ensuring a fair and comprehensive admissions process, has announced a mop-up online screening for candidates who missed the primary screening. This provides a window of opportunity for these aspirants, reaffirming the university’s dedication to accessibility and inclusivity.

📢 Event Overview Online Screening Mop Up for candidates who missed initial screening at University of Jos.
🗓 Dates Initial screening: 10th April-19th June, 2023. Mop Up registration: 17th July-23rd July, 2023.
📚 Eligibility UTME Chose University of Jos as First Choice, scored ≥180 and met differential score for desired Faculty/Programme.
📚 Eligibility DE Applied for Direct Entry via JAMB and selected University of Jos as First Choice.
🖥 Registration Portal Opens 17th July and closes 23rd July, 2023. Accessible via www.unijos.edu.ng
💡 Additional Info For specific cut-off marks, differential scores, application method, and other details, check University’s website.
❗Important Note No extensions post 23rd July, 2023. Failing to participate in online screening will lead to admission ineligibility.
🚫 Missed Previous Screening For those who missed the screening from 10th April-19th June, 2023.

Who is Eligible for the Mop-Up Screening?

  • Criteria for UTME Candidates:
    • Must have appeared for the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board’s (JAMB) 2021 or 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).
    • The University of Jos should be their first choice during the application process.
    • A minimum score equal to or above the institutional cut-off mark of 180 is mandatory.
    • Additionally, candidates must meet the minimum differential score set for their chosen Faculties/Programmes.
  • Direct Entry Candidates:
    • Those who applied for Direct Entry admission via JAMB and selected University of Jos as their first choice can participate.

For a detailed breakdown of the cut-off mark and differential score for each faculty or programme, prospective candidates are advised to check the official university portal.

Key Dates & Deadlines:

The mop-up screening will be conducted online, keeping in mind the global shift to digital methods and ensuring safety amidst uncertain times.

  • Registration Commencement: The online registration portal becomes active from Monday, 17th July 2023.
  • Final Date for Registration: The portal will remain open until Sunday, 23rd July 2023, after which there will be no further extensions.

Application and Registration Process:

Candidates can gather insights about the method of application, payment procedures, registration details, and other related steps by visiting the University of Jos official website: www.unijos.edu.ng.

Important Reminder:
Prospective students must bear in mind that missing this online screening would automatically disqualify them from gaining admission into the University of Jos for the academic session in question.


This mop-up exercise demonstrates the University of Jos’s consistent effort in ensuring that every deserving candidate gets an equal shot at quality higher education. With stringent criteria and clear guidelines, the process is set to be both efficient and inclusive. Candidates are urged to take this second chance seriously, as there won’t be further extensions or opportunities for the current academic year’s admission.

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