Tag Archives: UTME

JAMB Tells Candidates To Check E-Mails For CBT Centres ‘Notification’ As UTME Commences on Saturday

Ahead of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) scheduled to commence on Saturday, May 13, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Examination (JAMB) has advised candidates to check their e-mails for notification of their examination centres. This disclosure was made by JAMB’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, on Thursday in Lagos. Benjamin said the…

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JAMB Releases Results of Mock Examination, 1.7 Million Candidates Registered!

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has released results of the Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) conducted on Saturday. The Head, Information and Media of the board, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said this in a telephone interview with Vanguard on Thursday in Lagos that 150,000 candidates registered for the mock examination nationwide. The…

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Point System In Circulation Not Criteria For Admission – JAMB

  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the point system copied from its website as criteria for admission into tertiary institutions in the country and currently circulating was a mere illustration. This is contained in a statement by the board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin and made available to the News…

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FG Scraps Post-UTME, Fixes JAMB 2016 Cut-off Mark At 180

Students seeking admission into tertiary institutions can now rest easy (just a little) following the government’s new decisions concerning entrance examinations. According to Vanguard, the Federal Government has scrapped post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country. Also, the government and stakeholders in education sector have pegged 180…

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Senate Slashes JAMB Registration Fee, Extends Examination Validity To 3 Years

  The Senate during its plenary session yesterday passed a resolution to reduce the registration fee of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from N5, 650 to N2, 500. This resolution was taken following the adoption of the report of the Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions and TET Fund, on the inquiry into the new admission…

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JAMB Says It Won’t Re-open Registration Portal

  Following the protest staged across the country by students seeking to write the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), over the purported closure of sales of online registration access cards and online registration by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), The boardon Sunday stated that it wouldn’t re-open the examination portal. In a statement…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB, Thursday restated its commitment to conduct a hitch-free UTME examination on April 27, 2013, meanwhile, controversies have trailed the Federal Government’s decision to scrap the National Examinations…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The delayed approval of the Federal Government summer schedule has led to the contemplation to stop flight into Nigeria by the 24 foreign airlines entering the country. The Benin edition of The Future National…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The delayed approval of the Federal Government summer schedule has led to the contemplation to stop flight into Nigeria by the 24 foreign airlines entering the country. The Benin edition of The Future National…

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