Ebonyi State University, EBSU carrying capacity,
basis of admitting candidates on merit and
admission quota distribution to programmes for
the 2016/2017 academic session.
The first choice admissions are to be guided by
JAMB approved admission criteria as follows:
1. Merit: Here about 40 (forty) percent of
each programme shall be selected as
general merit (MR).
2. Locality/Catchment (RL): 40% of the quota
of each programme shall be selected and
spread among 13 Federally recognized
Local Government Areas of Ebonyi
3. ELDS: Educationally less developed states
shall be discretionally applied for some
LGAS in Ebonyi State still in keeping with
JAMB approved criteria. For purposes of
information only, please be reminded that
states recognized as educationally less
developed include: Adamawa, Bauchi,
Bayelsa, Benue, Borno, Cross River, Ebonyi,
Gombe, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Kastina,
Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa, Niger,
Plateau, Rivers, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe and
Zamfara and this only guides Federal
Universities as it were .
4. JAMB approved UTME subject
combinations for different courses in the
brochure shall continue to also guide all
5. Physically challenged candidates with
acceptable minimum UTME (JAMB) scores
are to be accorded preferential admissions
privileges even without evidence of
participation in EBSU screening exercise.