As the days draw nearer to the commencement of this years joint admission and matriculation board exams for all tertiary institutions across the country, the board has announced a new initiative for this years examination, to ensure that some participants do not end up cheating the system.
Professor Dibu Ojerinde, the Registrar of jamb has stated that a total of 1,589,175 candidates applied to write the UTME this year. He also stated that the exam would begin on the 27th of February and last a fort night.
He also confirmed that the minimum entry requirement will be 180 marks but also said any institution is free to raise their cut off due to internal requirements such as course or number of applicants. This was concluded in a meeting headed by the minister of education.
The JAMB Registrar, Prof. Jibu Ojerinde, in a statement issued on Friday disclosed the enrollment statistics of candidates from different states in the country.
According to the statement, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Zamfara and Yobe states have the lowest number of candidates
enrollment with figures at 5,069, 7,254 and 12,079, respectively.
Imo, Osun and Oyo states are said to have the highest number of applications with the figures, 102,727, 83,060 and 81,06, respectively.
The JAMB boss also revealed that the number of applicants this year increased by One Hundred and Thirteen Thousand, Six Hundred and Seventy-three (113,673) applicants when compared with last year’s figure.
The Registrar of the joint admission and matriculation board,JAMB, Professor Dibu Ojerinde has stated that candidates taking part in the computer based test will see their results 30 minutes after the completion of the exam.
Speaking with reporters ahead of the exam, Professor Dibu said that the results of the candidates will be sent to their phones graphically through short messaging service(sms). However,he also added that online results will be released four days after the exam.
From Datfaithfulkid & TBRIGGS:success to all candidates in your forthcoming exam.
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