JAMB approves cut-off marks for Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has approved cut-off marks for 2019/2020 admission into tertiary institutions in the country. The decision was taken during the 19th policy meeting on admissions to tertiary institutions in Nigeria on Tuesday in Gbongan, Osun State. During the meeting, 160 was approved as minimum score for admission seekers into public universities while 140 was approved for private universities. The policy meeting, which was presided by JAMB registrar, Ishaq Oloyede, also approved 120 cut-off marks for public polytechnics and 110 for private polytechnics for admission…

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JAMB releases more UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has released the withheld Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination results of 4,536 candidates. The board stated that the results were released following the consideration of a committee that reviewed the results of 4,760 candidates that were earlier withheld for multiple facial matches with different names during registration for the examination. JAMB’s Head of Information, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, broke the news in a statement yesterday in Abuja, the nation’s capital. He stated that the release became necessary following facial match recognition carried out by specialised software…

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JAMB announces date for release 2019 UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results would be ready from Monday, April 29. Voice of Liberty learned that the examination body’s media aide, Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Bwari, Abuja. “We are still screening but hopefully, anytime next week, the results will be ready,” he said. Benjamin had on Sunday, April 21, said that the 2019 UTME results would be released next week. But he did not state the exact…

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One person registered 64 times to ghost-write UMTE for 64 candidates – JAMB

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said a candidate that registered 64 times at different locations was among 100 persons arrested nationwide for examination malpractices at just concluded 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The Board alleged that the candidate registered 64 times in a bid to “ghost write” examination for 64 candidates since the exercise lasted for seven days, with an average of three shifts per day, per center. The examination body said the arrest of the culprit was made possible by the comprehensive and mandatory identity checks conducted…

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Exams Shift: JAMB Proposes Change in Exams Date

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board ( JAMB ) has changed the  affixed dates for the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations. The management of the board have convened to decide a new date for the examinations. More details shortly……

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