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JAMB Sets Dates for 2018 UTME Examination

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said on Wednesday that the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME in 2018 will hold from March 9 to March 17 in about 620 computer-based test centres nationwide. The JAMB Registrar, Prof Is-haq Oloyede,

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2018 UTME: JAMB Bans Pens, Wrist Watches & Other Devices at Examination Centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), organiser of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, has banned the use of wrist watches and pens including eye glasses during the conduct of its test. The ban would take effect from the 2018

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Genius! Meet 15-Year-Old Ikeoluwa Abioye Who Scored 9 A1s in WAEC & 305 in JAMB

Parents to 15-year old Nigerian student, Ikeoluwa Abioye couldn’t be prouder at the moment. The brilliant youngster has broken records after scoring 9 A1s in the 2017 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Ikeoluwa, an indigene of Irepodun Local Council

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JAMB Announces New Cut off Marks for Universities, Polytechnics & Colleges of Education

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed minimum cut off marks for admissions into Nigeria’s tertiary institutions for the 2017/2018 academic year. For admissions into Nigerian universities, the cut-off mark was set for 120, polytechnics and colleges of

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Jamb 2017: Sale of Forms to Begin on March 20 to End Next Month

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will begin the sale of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms on Monday, March 20 and end on Wednesday 19th April, 2017. JAMB’s Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin, made

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JAMB Introduces 6 New Things that will Happen in this Year’s UTME

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, has made some major changes in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, for 2017. In a statement released on Tuesday, February 28, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, head of Information, said candidates awaiting results would not be admitted

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JAMB Gives Reason why Candidates Can No Longer Apply to Two Public Universities

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB), is restricting candidates from choosing two public universities during the 2017 online registration. Fabian Benjamin, who is JAMB’s Head of Media and Information, told PREMIUM TIMES on Saturday revealed the information formally. The body revealed

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“People Called Me A Failure” Msc Holder Who Wrote Jamb 7 Times Shares Inspiring Story

A Nigerian man, Precious Ogechi Ogbueri, took to Facebook to share this inspiring revelation about his life challenges and how he was able to surmount them. Read his story below; “After my secondary education, I decided to further my studies. I

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See The Authentic Criteria JAMB Released For 2016 Admission Into Tertiary Institutions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB says the point system copied from its website as criteria for admission currently in circulation is a mere illustration, and not a criteria for admission. In a statement released on Sunday in Lagos, by the

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Federal Government Scraps Post UTME… See Reasons

The Federal Government on Thursday scrapped the conduct of post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country, adding that there was no need for other examinations to be conducted by universities after

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