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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.

Five 2019 UTME Candidates Face Prosecution for Altering Their Scores

September 17, 2019 - Five 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates are reported to be facing prosecution for allegedly altering their results. It was gathered that they were arrested between June and September by the Joint Admissions and Matricul ...

JAMB Admission Deadline for Public and Private Universities Announced

September 9, 2019 - JAMB Admission Deadline has been announced for the 2019/2020 admission exercise. See the deadline below.   The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has disclosed that the first choice admission for public universities which commenced from August ...

JAMB CAPS: Confirm Admission Status and Accept Your Admission

September 3, 2019 - JAMB Admission Status Checking Portal is active. How do I check my JAMB admission status? How do I accept or reject an admission offer via JAMB CAPS? Has JAMB started giving admission? ...

2019 UTME Candidate Forges Result to Meet Cut-off Mark For Medicine in UNN

August 19, 2019 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed that it has cancelled the unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME) result of one Kingsley Unekwe who allegedly changed his UTME score in order to meet the cut-off mark to stu ...

2019 UTME: 12 Lagos Prisoners Set for National Open University

August 8, 2019 - Latest: 2019 UTME: 12 Lagos Prisoners to Attend National Open University The Principal, Ikoyi Prisons School, Mr Ibikunle Idris, has expressed his delight in the performance of inmates who participated in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Exami ...

2019 UTME Top Scorers Offered Free Pilgrimage by National Hajj Commission

August 6, 2019 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has confirmed that top scorers in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) have been offered free pilgrimage by the National Hajj Commission. The board has said that the Hajj Commi ...

2019 UTME Candidate Arrested for Paying N10,000 to Upgrade UTME Score

July 5, 2019 - UTME Candidate arrested for paying N10,000 to upgrade UTME score. The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidate, Cletus Kokowa, for reportedly hiring a syndicate to upgrade h ...

JAMB to Register Only Candidates With NIN for 2020 UTME

July 2, 2019 - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed that only candidates with National Identification Number (NIN) will be allowed to register for 2020 UTME. This was disclosed by the board’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin, at a ...

The 2019 UTME Receives JAMB’s Verdicts

July 2, 2019 - The Chairman of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Dr Emmanuel Ndukwe, has described the process and the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) as credible. He praised the Register, Prof Is-shaq and hi ...

Four UTME Candidates’ Results Revoked By JAMB Over Forgery

June 27, 2019 - The results of four 2019 UTME candidates have been revoked by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), for attempting to falsify their results. The candidates have been identified as Adah Eche with   Registration Number 97512230IB, Taiw ...