Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks & Interview Dates 2021

The Kwara State Government has announced the Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks, Oral Interview / Screening of Certificates Dates, Time & Venue 2021/2022.

The Kwara State Government has announced the Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks, oral interview, and certificate screening of candidates exercise dates, time, and venue for those who wrote the Kwara State TESCOM Teachers’ Recruitment Examination in the state.

Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks, Oral Interview / Screening of Certificates Dates, Time & Venue 2021/2022.


  • The Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks is set at 50% across the 16 local government areas, with the exception of (applicants from) Baruten, Edu, Kaiama, and Patigi, who must pass at 40%. All Kwara State TESCOM applicants who met the 40 percent and 50 percent cut-off marks will advance to the second stage of the recruitment process, which includes an oral interview and results in verification.
  • Candidates from Baruten, Edu, Kaiama, and Patigi who met the 40% cut-off mark are also qualified to participate in the oral interview and certificate screening process (2nd phase). For an interview, you will be screened.
  • For non-Kwara applicants, the Kwara State TESCOM Cut-Off Marks is 60%.

NB: These Kwara TESCOM Exam Cut-Off Marks are the result of extensive deliberation among various education stakeholders, and are based on the number of applicants, their success in the CBT (examination), and considerations for deprived areas of the state, without necessarily sacrificing an appropriate level of competence,” according to the document.

Just 9,991 applicants out of 40,652 who took the exam through 16 CBT centers met the cutoffs and qualified for the results verification stage of the exercise for the two categories.

The numbers are 5,116 for SUBEB applicants and 4,875 for TESCOM applicants.


All candidates who scored above the mandatory cut-off mark for the Kwara State TESCOM Teachers Recruitment are hereby invited to participate in an interview process that will take place on the following dates:

Only candidates who successfully passed the qualifying exams and achieved the requisite cut-off marks will be interviewed and their certificates screened from March 15th to March 20th, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

(Candidates should bring their online acceptance slips as well as initial and photocopied certificates.)

NB: For each stage of the recruitment process, successful candidates were informed via SMS.

The interview for the 9,991 applicants who met the cutoff for the ongoing SUBEB/TESCOM teaching jobs will begin on March 15, 2021, with affected candidates expected to bring the original copies of their certificates for sighting and on-the-spot online verification.

“All applicants are also required to bring scratch cards for WAEC/NECO/NABTEB or any secondary school-leaving certificates they may have presented for the exercise. This is to allow panelists/representatives of the various examination bodies to fact-check their (applicants’) school-leaving certificates. The applicants will have their O level results verified online as they appear for an interview,” according to a statement.

“Only applicants with valid secondary school-leaving certificates will proceed to the next stage of the screening/interview.”

Scheduled to begin at 9.a.m. daily, the interview for the SUBEB category will come first. Applicants are to check their portals from Sunday, March 7 for their venue and to print their notification slips embossed with their passport photographs.

Applicants from Kaiama, Asa, Baruten, Edu and Patigi are scheduled for March 15 in Ilorin, the statement said.

Applicants from Ilorin South, Isin, Oke Ero and Ekiti are to make appearances on Tuesday March 16.

Wednesday, March 17 is scheduled for applicants from Offa, Oyun, and Irepodun; while those from Ifelodun, Moro, and Ilorin East will be screened on Thursday March 18.

Those from Ilorin West are scheduled for Friday, March 19; while non-Kwara applicants will be screened alongside spillovers from Ilorin West on Saturday, March 20.

The interview and screenings of results for TESCOM applicants will hold from Monday March 22 in Ilorin in the same order as above, according to the statement.

Yakub Ali-Agan
Press Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development

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