Well, it seems more and more candidates are failing this year’s post utme screening exercise, because the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Management has released the result performance of all candidates who participated in the tertiary institution’s post utme screening exercise, saying that more than 10,293 candidates failed to score above the required 200 marks and above in the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination which was conducted by the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
This information was released in a statement by the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr. Abiodun Olarewaju, on Sunday, which was signed by Vice Chancellor.
Speaking on this issue, the PRO disclosed that the university, released the result of the screening test which was held on Saturday, six hours after the screening exercise on the website of the institution.
THE Pro, Mr. Olarewaju said this and we quote him below:
“Out of about twenty thousand, six hundred and thirty one (20,631) candidates, who sat for the oau post utme screening, only Ten thousand, three hundred and thirty eight (10,338) candidates scored 200 marks and above. This signifies about 58 per cent, specifically 57.08 per cent of the total candidates.
“A sizeable number of the candidates, however, put in exceptional brilliance, which produced spectacular results, scoring 300 and above, with four of them, who are aspiring to study Education English, specially outstanding and scoring way above their required cut off, it’s a sure thing that these candidates admission is secure.
“Leading with the highest score of 348 is NZE, Samuel Onyenachi, with UTME no: 55227945CC, who is aspiring to study English Education,
While the second highest scored of 344 is by ADEBAJO, Glory Olalekan, with UTME no: 55552404.
“The other two candidates, who both scored the same marks of 377 are EPUNAM, Ifeanyi Jude and OSENI, Felix Oluwatobi.”
The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Public relations officer, Olarewaju went further to advised all candidates who partake in the screening test, to check their results accordingly.
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