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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.

UMYU Special Information for Prospective Corpers on JAMB Matriculation List

June 22, 2018 - Following the release of JAMB’s new policy on matriculation list, UMYU has released a special notice for all NYSC prospective corps members. All Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) from Umaru Musa Yar`adua University, Katsina are hereby informed t ...

How to Check JAMB Matriculation List and Confirm If Your Admission is Recognized By JAMB

June 22, 2018 - The Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) has launched a portal where undergraduates of various institutions can check whether their admissions are recognised by JAMB or not. It is important that you confirm your name from the matriculation list ...

JAMB to Televise 2018 Admission Policy Meeting Live On NTA

June 21, 2018 - JAMB Admission Policy Meeting for 2018 admissions will be broadcast on NTA live, according to JAMB’s Head of Media. Dr Fabian Benjamin, while speaking yesterday ahead of the 2018 JAMB Policy Meeting Scheduled to hold on June 26th, 2018 has di ...

JAMB Statistics Show Leading States in Law Admissions

June 19, 2018 - 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 adm ...

Why I Paid Someone For My Son’s JAMB Exam – Nigerian Mother

June 5, 2018 - According to media reports, a 35-year-old mother identified as Mrs. Chika Okoye with her son, Samuel, and his friend, Dan Abah, have been recently arrested by the operatives of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Nasarawa State for examinati ...

JAMB Denies Alleged Leakage of Hacked UTME Questions

May 29, 2018 - According to media reports, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has debunked the rumour that its database has been hacked. This came from the Registrar of the board, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede during an interactive session with newsmen. He mentuion ...

JAMB Releases Mop-Up Exam Results: See How to Check Your Result

May 29, 2018 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, has officially announced the release of the mop up examination held on May 26th, 2018. The announcement of the official release of the results  was made by JAMB’s head of media, Dr Fabian Benjam ...

JAMB Direct Entry Registration Deadline and Closing Date Announced

May 29, 2018 - JAMB Direct Entry Registration Deadline and Closing Date Has Been Announced: This is to announce to all those still interested in getting the 2018 JAMB Direct Entry form for admissions this 2018/2019, that the closing date has been fixed for 4th June ...

JAMB to Hold Policy Meeting to Decide 2018 Admission Cut-Off Marks

May 29, 2018 - JAMB Policy Meeting to Decide 2018 Admission Cut-Off Will Hold on June 26th: This is to to announce that the Admission Policy Meeting, with JAMB, the Minister of Education and all stakeholders in the sector, has been scheduled to hold on 26th June, ...

JAMB Says They Have No Issues Reducing Cost of UTME Application Form To ₦500

May 25, 2018 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has responded to the call by the House of Reps for reduction in the cost of appliction forms. Recall that the House of Reps had yesterday requested the Federal Ministry of Education to direct JAMB ...