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We Now Have Softwares To Reduce The Possibility Of Guessing Answers Right – JAMB

We Now Have Softwares To Reduce The Possibility Of Guessing Answers Right – JAMB

The JAMB’s Public Relations Officer, Dr Fabian Benjamin has disclosed that the board ahead of the 2016 UTME had invested in the training and acquisitions of softwares that will reduce the possibility of candidates guessing answers correctly. In his words, “Technically, what we were using before to test students was what we called Classical Test Theory, but now we have adopted what we call It... »

Expect Your Result Within 30 Minutes After The Examination – JAMB

Expect Your Result Within 30 Minutes After The Examination – JAMB

The Joint Admission And Matriculation Board has assured candidates participating in the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination that their result will be made available 30 minutes after they have left the hall. This was disclosed by the JAMB Boss, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde. According to him, candidates will receive a graphical result of the examination via SMS on the mobile phone numbers they pr... »

We would not extend the time of result validity to 3 yrs – JAMB

We would not extend the time of result validity to 3 yrs – JAMB

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has stated that it would not extend the time of result validity to three years, like the Senate suggested. According to the Exam board, extending it would mean a distortion and delay of the future of students across the country. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, made this opinion known in Abuja during the opening ceremony of JAMB-UNEB Benchmark... »

JAMB to Modify Procedures for 2016/2017 Admission Seekers

JAMB to Modify Procedures for 2016/2017 Admission Seekers

The Chief Information Officer of the board, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, made this known in an exclusive interview with The Nigerian Eye on Monday 26th of October. He said the board has therefore introduced the “preferred choice” platform in its portal to enable candidates to have wider opportunities of securing admission. The sale of admission form for the session commenced on September 30 and it will en... »

2016 JAMB UTME Form Goes For N5500 – Details Here

2016 JAMB UTME Form Goes For N5500 – Details Here

Prospective candidates for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) can begin to buy their application forms from Monday the 31st of August. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) made this known on Monday in a statement issue by Head of Information, Fabian Benjamin. According to the examination body, all arrangements have been made foie the sale of the forms which w... »

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board Inspects Facilities to be used as UTME Centres

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board Inspects Facilities to be used as UTME Centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has inspected over 600 facilities nationwide for accreditation as centres for the conduct of the 2016 Computer Based Test (CBT), an official said. The Public Relations Officer of JAMB, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made the fact known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday. He said the board would inspect over1, 000 facili... »

2015 Admissions: ‘Over 600,000 candidates won’t get admitted …tertiary institutions have only 800,000 spots’

2015 Admissions: ‘Over 600,000 candidates won’t get admitted …tertiary institutions have only 800,000 spots’

Almost half of the 1.4 million candidates that sat for the 2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will not be able to secure admission this session. This was revealed by the Registrar and Chief Executive of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor ‘Dibu Ojerinde on Wednesday. According to him, the carrying capacity of all tertiary institutions in the country is... »

Federal Government To Probe Controversy Over JAMB Cut-Off Marks

Federal Government To Probe Controversy Over JAMB Cut-Off Marks

The Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja pledged to look into the controversy over the cut-off marks for students seeking for admission into universities. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr MacJohn ‎Nwaobiala‎, disclosed this to State House correspondents after briefing President Muhammed Buhari on the activities of the ministry. According to him, the matter was being resolved as... »