Tagged: Joint Admission And Matriculation Board

october

JAMB 2019 REGISTRATION BEGINS BY OCTOBER.

The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has confirmed that Registrations for the 2019 JAMB UTME will begin by the end of October. This directly translates that 2019 JAMB Forms should be on sale before 31st October, 2018. This was confirmed while he was fielding questions from Journalists in Abeokuta....

Terhemba

Terhemba Moses Not Best Candidate in 2018 Exams – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Sunday, named Galadima Israel Zakari, from Biu, in Borno State, as the best candidate in the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and not Ape Terhemba Moses from Benue state. Records from JAMB indicated that over 1.6 million candidates sat for the...

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OAU LOOSES ACCREDITATION FOR FOUR COURSES.

The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, has lost accreditation for four of the courses offered in the institution. The National Universities Commission reportedly suspended the university’s law, dentistry, medical rehabilitation, and botany programmes. Prospective students who selected any of the four courses in the just-concluded; Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...

EXPLOITING

ASUU CAUTIONS JAMB AGAINST EXPLOITING STUENTS

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has cautioned the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to stop exploiting Nigerians in its drive to remit impressive revenues to Federal Government’s coffers. ASUU President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, who stated this in Abuja; accused JAMB of profiting from exploiting Nigerian students; and...

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JAMB HAS REMITTED ANOTHER N7.8b TO GOVT

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has remitted another N7.8 billion to the federal government. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos. According to him, the board has planned to remit the amount...

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JAMB URGES INSTITUTIONS UPDATE LIST FROM CAPS

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Thursday urged all institutions preparing for post-UTME and other processes leading to admissions to update their candidates’ list from the Central Admission Processing System, CAPS. JAMB candidates The board’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made the call in an interview in...

UPGRADED

JAMB UPGRADED CUT-OFF MARKS FOR ADMISSION.

Reports reaching us suggests that JAMB has upgraded the Cut-Off Marks for Admissions into tertiary institutions as follows; Universities – 140, Polytechnics – 120, Colleges – 100, Institutes – 110. Please continue reading to see implications of this below. There’s absolutely no need to panic about the upgraded cut-off marks....

DEAF

DEAF, OTHERS EXEMPTED FROM WRITING JAMB.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board [JAMB]; during the 2018 JAMB policy, revealed that the blind, deaf and foreign candidates are; not supposed to participate in the post-Utme screening exercise. According to the Jamb Registrar, candidates who took the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination; in foreign countries, candidates who took...

CHARGE

INSTITUTIONS NOT TO CHARGE FOR POST-UTME.

The Federal Government on Tuesday warned that it would sanction any tertiary institutions that will; charge more than N2,000 for post-UTME. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, gave the warning at the ongoing Joint Admission and Matriculation Board Policy meeting on Admission into Tertiary institutions in Gbongan, Osun state. Adamu...

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2018 JAMB LAW STATISTICS, IMO DOMINATES.

JAMB statistics have shown that admission into law in Nigerian universities between 2011 and 2015 were; dominated by candidates from Imo, Anambra and Delta states. These three states were among the leading states with the highest number of Law admission for the five years. In 2011 Imo had 739 students...

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MOTHER CONFESS OF PAYING TO WRITE JAMB FOR THE SON.

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence corps, NSCDC, in Nasarawa state has arrested a mother, Miss Chika Okoye, her son, Samuel and his friend Dan Abah. They were; arrested for examination malpractice. Abah was; allegedly hired by Chika to write the just concluded unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME ,in the...

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JAMB SHOULD BE SCRAPPED SAYS SENATOR NWAOGU

The pro-chancellor and chairman University of Calabar Governing Council, Cross River State Senator Nkechi J. Nwaogu has called for scrapping of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination. Nwaogu in an interview with our reporter in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State stated that the reason why she...

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JAMB REACTS TO POLICE WRITING EXAMS ON ARABIC.

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has refuted the report that candidates for the police recruitment 2018 exercise wrote an examination in Arabic. Dr Fabian, on Saturday said JAMB examined the candidates in the English Language only, and that no one wrote examinations in any other subject or language....

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JAMB RESCHEDULED EXAMS ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

The Joint Admission And Matriculation Board [JAMB] on Sunday said that 26th May is fix for unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination for more than 12,000 candidates across the country. The Board Head of Media, DR Labian Benjamin disclosed this in Abuja. Kano State Deputy Governor Professor Hafiz Abubakar monitoring the conduct...