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Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. The board conducts entrance examinations for prospective undergraduates into Nigerian tertiary institutions.

16 UTME Candidates Get Scholarships For Their Excellent Performance From NSE

July 1, 2020 - The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has awarded scholarships to sixteen (16) candidates who took the 2020 UTME for their excellent performance in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The beneficiaries, comprising males and ...

Meet Egoagwuagwu Agnes Maduafokwa, the Highest JAMB Scorer in 2020

June 29, 2020 - Egoagwuagwu Agnes Maduafokwa, a Nigerian student of Louisville Girls High School, is the most successful candidate of UTME 2020. The brilliant girl had an aggregate score of 365 out of a total of 400 as she scored more than 80% in most of the subject ...

Having Minimum UTME Score Does Not Guarantee Admission – JAMB

June 23, 2020 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has reminded candidates who took the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that there is no uniform minimum UTME score that guarantees them admission into institutions of their choi ...

No Admission Offer Should Be Made Outside JAMB CAPS – Minister Warns

June 23, 2020 - Latest: No Admission Offer Should Be Made Outside JAMB CAPS – Minister Warns All candidates seeking admission into various tertiary institutions in the country have again been warned to desist from backdoor admissions which are admissions given ...

2020 Admissions: JAMB Lists Universities That Will Not Admit Candidates With Less Than 200 and 180 in UTME

June 23, 2020 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has listed universities that will not admit candidates who scored less than 200, 190 and 180 in 2020 UTME.  This was disclosed in a statement signed by JAMB’s spokesperson, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, o ...

JAMB Explains Why Over 679 Candidates Who Scored 300 and Above Were Denied Admission

June 22, 2020 - According to the documents released by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) at its policy meeting – over 679 high-performing candidates who scored 300 and above were denied admission into any tertiary institution. The board listed ...

JAMB Result Statistics: See Performance of Candidates in 2020 UTME

June 17, 2020 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has released the Official JAMB Result Statistics for the 2018 UTME that took place between 9th - 17th March, 2018. This statistics show the total number of results to be released, and the number of results ...

JAMB 2020 Top 10 Institutions Chosen as First Choice By Candidates

June 17, 2020 - Following the release of the 2020 JAMB UTME results, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) held the 2020 JAMB Admission Policy meeting yesterday and disclosed the top ten universities, polytechnics, Colleges of Education and IEIs that ...

JAMB Policy Meeting 2020: Download Presentation by JAMB Registrar

June 17, 2020 - Presentation by JAMB Registrar at the 2020 JAMB Policy Meeting The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the presentation done by its Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, during the 2020 policy meeting on admissions to DEGREE, NIGE ...

JAMB Releases Latest Phone Numbers for its Offices Nationwide

June 16, 2020 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has just released all its office phone numbers nationwide. According to the document released JAMB terms these office numbers as “SMA(R)T Numbers”. Basically, these are special numbers, ...