NECO NCEE: Federal Unity Schools Cut-Off Mark 2020/2021

NECO National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) Cut-Off Mark 2020/2021: National Examination Council of Nigeria (NECO) Minimum Cut-Off Mark for Admission into the Federal Unity Schools / Colleges Nationwide for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

The National Examination Council of Nigeria (NECO) has announced the National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) Minimum National Cut-off marks for admissions into the 110 Federal Unity Schools / Colleges nationwide for the 2020/2021 admission exercise.


The National Examinations Council (NECO) has pegged the National Common Entrance Examination minimum national cut off mark at 142 points or grade.

The admission cutoff marks was announced by the Registrar and Chief Executive of NECO, Godswill Obioma while presenting the results to the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu.

A total of 70,580 candidates sat for the examination nationwide, out of which 24,416 candidates passed, scoring a minimum of 66.

As has been the tradition for decades, the admission criteria include 60% strictly on merit, 30% based on state’s representation in the unity colleges and the remaining 10% to cover other sundry considerations such as special needs candidates, gender, local community and biological children of teachers, PTA, SBMC and old students organization.

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All principals have been directed that within 72 hours of the receipt of the result, they are to complete both the merit based (60%) and 30% equality of states admission.

 Parents, Guardians,Pupils and Staff can now proceed to check their candidates or ward result via the NECO NCEE Result Checker Portal.