Unilorin Catchment Areas
The federal university of ilorin unilorin has released an updated list of states which has been selected as catchment areas for the year 2020.
What are catchment areas in unilorin
Catchment areas is or are the random selection of some states among other states and are been given special benefits which is not untitled to other states.
This is a method of admission been adopted by many institutions in Nigeria for allocation of admission to various states.
Main reason for adopting this system
To ensure that admission is given to the inhabitants of the states.
Educational less developed states(EDS) are mostly considered.
To build good relationship with other states.
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Updated list of unilorin catchment areas
Most candidates usually grow curious after discovering over this system of admission, but below we are going to list out an email
Updated list of unilorin catchment areas.
- Benue State
- Kebbi State
- Kogi State
- Kwara State
- Nasarawa State
- Sokoto State
- Zamfara State
There are just eight states been considered as catchment areas for this year 2020, so Candidate can now check if they are in this category.
How does catchment areas work?
Most candidates must have been wondering how this catchment areas work in the distribution of admission in unilorin.
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Seeing your states listed among this category does not guarantee you admission into the institution but only give you an opportunity above other applicants.
Some ways in which this system could be applied are:
- The school might publish the general cut off mark for admission for admission for a particular course to be 300 but might reduce the cut off mark for the listed states to be 280 or 290.
- The school normal has a percentage of slots they give per states for all applicants but they may now increase the slots for candidates under this category
So the main point is that they are entitled to some kinds of privileges.
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What to do if not among this category
This catchment areas really means nothing for candidates who study intensivel, struggle to be among the ones been picked among your states or rather smash yours exams so that even if their cutoff is reduced you will still be admitted and besides this process of admission is not been used every year.
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