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JAMB sets date for 2020 admissions, gives guidelines

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released guidelines to all heads of tertiary institutions for the 2020 admission exercise. The board also told all institutions to begin admission for candidates for first and second choices on August 21, 2020. In the document, seen by PREMIUM TIMES, and sent to all vice-chancellors, rectors and […]

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UTME 2020: JAMB lists universities that will not admit candidates with less than 200

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has disclosed that though it peg its admission cut off mark at 160 for universities in the country but said on Monday that some universities will not offer admission to candidates that score less than 200. The JAMB Registrar, Prof Ishaq Oloyede and Vice Chancellors of universities had […]

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Anambra tops as JAMB releases list of 10 best candidates in the 2020 UTME

By Zainab Muftau The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released list of the best 10 candidates in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination ( UTME). The list was topped by two candidates from Anambra state who both score 365 and 363 respectively. JAMB Spokesman, Dr Fabian Benjamin who disclosed this in Abuja said […]

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JAMB, VCs peg cut off mark at 160 for 2020 admissions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and heads of tertiary institutions have agreed on a minimum score of 160 for 2020/2021 univiersities admissions. They also adopted 120 for polytechnics and 100 for colleges. This was disclosed by the JAMB Registar, Prof Ish-aq Oloyede while speaking during the 2020 policy meeting on admissions, in Abuja […]

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UTME candidates can now print result notification – JAMB

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says candidates who participated in the just concluded 2020 UTME can now print their result notification slips. The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results which had earlier been made available to candidates can now be printed free from the board’s website: www.jamb.gov.ng. JAMB disclosed this in its weekly bulletin […]