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Just In: JAMB Announces Approved Cut-off Marks for Varsities, Polytechnics

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Thursday, announced approved cut-off marks for universities and polytechnics in the country. JAMB arrived at the decision at the end of a heated discussion with education stakeholders, comprising officials from JAMB, the Ministry of Education, the National Universities Commission, and the National Board for Technical Education among […]

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Oshodi-Isolo Council Chair, Oloyede, Presents Free JAMB Forms to Candidates

In fulfilling part of his administration’s top priorities on education development, the executive chairman of Oshodi-Isolo local government, Otunba Kehinde Almaroof Oloyede has presented free Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms to over a hundred students in the council area. The chairman who was represented by his chief of staff, Hon Leke Banjoko, while presenting […]

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UTME: Why We Will Not Extend Registration Deadline – Prof. Oloyede

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has reiterated the Board’s decision not to extend the deadline for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration beyond March 26, 2022. Speaking at the Global Distance Learning Institute, Abuja, on Monday, Prof. Oloyede said about 1.5 million […]

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JAMB introduces self-registration in Lagos, Abuja, adopts new USSD Code

Self-registration outlets will be introduced in Abuja and Lagos for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) examinations. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) announced this in its weekly bulletin released on Monday by its Head of Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin. It explained that the development was in […]

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JAMB announces date for 2022 UTME, DE registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday announced that the registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the Direct Entry examination will commence by February 12, 2022. The board made this known in its weekly bulletin released by its Director of Public Relations, Dr Fabian Benjamin. In the timeline of events attached to […]

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BREAKING: Buhari reappoints Oloyede as JAMB Registrar, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reappointed Prof. Ishaq Oloyede as Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for a second term of five years. The President also approved the reappointment of Prof Abubakar Rasheed as Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC) for another five years and Hamid Bobboyi as Executive […]

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How to Check UTME result as JAMB announces its release

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) on Friday released results of candidates who sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Saturday, 19th and Tuesday, 22 June 2021. The board added the result for subsequent days would be released daily. According to Fabian Benjamin, head of protocol and public relations at the board, the […]