The University of Ilorin, popularly known as UNILORIN among students in Nigeria, is one of the federal universities in Nigeria that stands out to be among the best tertiary institution in the country. Medicine and Surgery is one popular course in this tertiary institution. In this post, we shall be talking about the UNILORIN cut off mark for Medicine and Surgery, which will be beneficial for Jambites who wants to study the course in this higher institution.

About the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)

The University of Ilorin was established in the year 1975, starting off with a total of 200 students and three academic faculties; Art, Science, and Education. But presently, UNILORIN has an estimated total of 30,000 students and 3,040 staffs, and has a campus located in Ilorin, Kwara State in Nigeria. The university now has 14 faculties with various departments too.

The Motto of the University of Ilorin is Probitas Dochima, and the logo is an open book with a question mark by the right-hand side. The current Chancellor of the university is HRH Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, the Emir of katsina. The Vice Chancellor is Professor Sulyman Age Abdulkareem. The first Vice Chancellor of UNILORIN is Professor O.O. Akinkugbe. and the school’s official website is

UNILORIN Cut Off Mark for Medicine and Surgery (Updated)

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UNILORIN Cut off Mark for Medicine and Surgery

The UNILORIN cut off mark for Medicine and Surgery is 200.

I will also like to inform you that the competition to gain admission into UNILORIN to study Medicine and Surgery is very high. So you should work hard to be among the prospective students that will score the best result.

Major Requirements for Studying Medicine and Surgery in UNILORIN

Like I said in the beginning of this post, Medicine and Surgery is one of the biggest course in UNILORIN, maybe because of the salaries of Medical Doctors in Nigeria and also all parts of the world.

So, what are the major requirements to study Medicine and Surgery in the University of Ilorin?

For Direct Entry, the requirements are: ‘A’ level passes to include Physics, Chemistry Biology/Zoology in addition to UTME requirements BSC, ND/HND/BOS in relevant fields or IJMB First Degree (1st class or 2nd Class Upper).

And for UTME the requirements consist of five SSCE credit passes including Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics and English Language. And the jamb combination consists of Biology, Chemistry, and Physics and English Language.


Now you know the UNILORIN cut off mark for Medicine and Surgery, you should ensure you score as high as 240 or above in your JAMB/UTME so as to stand above the competition. I wish you good luck in your academic pursuit. Kindly use  the comment box below to share your view or opinion.