Jamb Guidelines

0 2017 UTME AND D.E. APPLICATIONS1.1 Applicaons are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission to Terary Instuons in Nigeria for the 2017/2018 academic session.2.0 REGISTRATION PERIOD thth2.1 The period of sale/registraon for UTME is from Monday 20 March to Wednesday 19 ndApril 2017 while registraon closes on Saturday 22 April 2017. rdFor DIRECT ENTRY, the applicaon will be on sale from Sunday 23 April, 20173.0 STEPS FOR 2017 REGISTRATION AND APPLICATION DOCUMENTSi. Each candidate must have personal e-mail address and mobile phone number.ii. Each candidate is to use his/her funtional and valid personal e-mail address. The system would reject at the point of registraon any already used e-mail address.iii. Each candidate must personally create a JAMB profile on the JAMB portal through JAMB Mobile App available on Android, Windows and iOS plaorms OR visit a Bank, NIPOST to create his/her JAMB profile on the JAMB portal: . Name, www.jamb.org.ngdate of birth, personal e-mail address and place of origin are required to create the profile.iv. Payment for JAMB's E-PIN-registraon and the recommended reading text is done at the banks and NIPOST. Banks have also agreed to make these services available at CBT centres and JAMB State Offices. v. Each Candidate should visit any accredited CBT centre (the list of accredited CBT centres are on our website i.e. ) with his/her personal details, the www.jamb.gov.ngprofile and evidence of payment. vi. The CBT centre or JAMB State Office, supplies, at no extra cost, the prescribed reading text and the CD containing:a) e-brochure showing guidelines on admission detailing list of terary instuons and available programmes of study.b) Syllabus (e-syllabus) for the examinaon.c) Step by step guide on compleng the applicaon form.d) A video messages from the Registrar of JAMB and a demo on how to use eight (8) keys for UTME examinaon without mouse.(For candidates with lile familiarity with Computers)vii. Each Candidate is to complete the online applicaon form by supplying the required details such as name, e-mail address, L.G.A., academic qualificaons, etc.viii. At the CBT centre, Candidate's ten fingers biometric and image will be captured and uploaded.ix. O/L and/or A/L grades are to be provided by candidates. Candidates who are awaing result should supply the result online as soon as the results are available on JAMB'S portal. No recommendaons from any Instuon will be considered by JAMB if the candidate has not supplied his/her O/L result on the portal of JAMB.x. Each Candidate is to collect his e-slip at the end of registraon as evidence of registraon. There will be no offline registraon, as all the accredited CBT centres have been empowered for real life online registraon. No candidate should register at any centre other than the accredited CBT centre and JAMB State office. Any candidate who is registered outside approved centres will be idenfied and disqualified. 4.0 GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS4.1 The general entry requirements for admission into the First Degree, Naonal Diploma (ND), Naonal Innovaon Diploma (NID) and Nigeria Cerficate in Educaon (NCE) programmes in Universies, other Degree-Awarding Instuons, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovaon Enterprise Instutes and Colleges of Educaon are available in the e- Brochure which would be given to each Candidate at the accredited CBT centres and JAMB state offices.4.2 Candidates with one of the following qualificaons may be considered for admission by Direct Entry:(a) A minimum of five (5) GCE/WASCE credits at not more than two sings with at least two Principal or Advanced level G.C.E. and the others.(b) Two passes at the IJMB Advanced Level Examinaon, Cambridge moderated Schools of Basic Studies Terminal Examinaon, JUPEB or Instute of Baccalaureate from recognised instuons with SSCE/GCE, NTS/NBC credits equivalent in three other subjects (SUBJECT TO UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS).(c) Passes in two major subjects in the NCE with S.S.C.E., NTC/NBC credits or equivalents in THREE other subjects (mainly for Educaon Courses) and ND. Educaon may be accepted as a third A' Level subject for those taking courses in Educaon.(d) Minimum of lower credit grade in Naonal Diploma or Naonal Innovaon Diploma including the O'Level requirements.(e) Candidates are to note that they will be required to provide their JAMB registraon number which they used in gaining admission to NCE, Diploma etc for Direct Entry admission.5.0 ORDER OF CHOICE OF INSTITUTIONSst5.1 On the 2017 registraon plaorm, Candidates are to note that their 1 choice can be a College of Educaon, University, Innovave Enterprise Instutes, Polytechnics/Monotechnics, NDA (Nigerian Defence Academy) or Nigeria Police Academy. 6.0 DATE AND VENUE FOR THE 2017 UNIFIED TERTIARY MATRICULATION EXAMINATIONthth 6.1 The 2017 UTME will commence on 6 May and end on 20May, 2017 (excluding May 12, 2017 because of Candidates sing for WAEC's Further Mathemacs examinaon).6.2 The venue of the examinaon will be at any centre in the candidate's chosen examinaon town. 7.0 REGISTRATION FEE7.1 Registraon fee for the 2017 Unified Terary Matriculaon Examinaon or Direct Entry is Five Thousand Naira (₦5,000) only. Candidates are also, as usual, to pay Five Hundred Naira (₦500) only to obtain the reading text- 'In Dependence' for UTME candidates and ''The Last Days at Forcados High School'' for Direct Entry Candidates. 7.2 Candidates should note that e-PINS being purchased are ed to individual profile and are not transferable. 7.3 Candidates are advised to keep as confidenal their security details such as registraon numbers, password/numbers of ATM Cards, e-mail addresses and E-Pins.8.0 OPTIONAL UTME-MOCK-EXAMINATIONThe Board will mount a mock examinaon in all the accredited CBT centres to prepare and familiarise INTERESTED Candidates with the CBT environment. Interested candidates are advised to indicate their interest in the mock examinaon during the registraon process. The CBT Centres are allowed to collect through their (CBT Centres)bank accounts, a separate Seven Hundred Naira (₦700) only, for this exercise aer noficaon of centre has been received by the Candidate. The payment for mock examinaon shall be made to the centres to which the candidate is assigned aer the noficaon of assigned centres for the mock examinaon. No Associaon or body is permied to run any mock examinaon on behalf of JAMB.NOTE: Do Not pay for Mock unl JAMB assigns you to a CBT centre.thThe mock examinaon shall take place on Saturday 8 April, 2017.9.0 REGISTRATION CENTRES9.1 In line with the Board's regulated registraon exercise, only the accredited Computer Based Test Centres and JAMB States and FCT Offices will be allowed to register candidates.This is to avoid exploitaon, off-line registraon, mismatch of candidates' parculars and other registraon-irregularies.10.0 GENERAL INFORMATION 10.1 The registraon fee, once paid is non-refundable.10.2 Registraon for the Unified Terary Matriculaon Examinaon (UTME) is available at the CBT centres and JAMB Offices Naonwide. The accredited centres have been empowered to assist in this regard. 10.3 As it is the pracce, centres are allowed to charge not more than Seven Hundred Naira (₦700) only as registraon fee. Any centre that charges more than Seven Hundred Naira (₦700) should be reported to JAMB for appropriate sancons.10.4 All CBT centres have been mandated to select any of the parcipang banks. These banks are to be present in their premises for the purposes of collecng all fees. No centre-staff is allowed to conduct cash transacon with the candidates.10.5 Candidates are advised to read and understand the guidelines on admission and instrucons on how to complete the online registraon before commencing the process of registraon.10.6 Mulple registraons are not allowed. Candidates who register more than once will be idenfied and disqualified.10.7 Candidates should note that their uploaded image or photograph will be embossed on their result slips and admission leers.10.8 Candidates are to note that irrespecve of their
choice of course of study or method of tesng, they will also be tested on a general text: “In Dependence” by Sarah Ladipo Manyika for UTME and “The Last Days at Forcados High School” by A.H. Mohammed for Direct Entry Candidates.10.9 Candidates are warned that the Board has not authorised or solicited the services of ANY establishment/group or individual other than the accredited CBT centres for this registraon exercise

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  1. […] click here to check the 2017/2018 guildlinesThe 2017/2018 UTME registration is said to begin on Monday,14th of March while the examination is said to begin on May 6. According to JAMB,the examination is said to run between may 6 to may 20 except 12 which WAEC candidates are said to have an examination. The education body tweeted the info yesterday afternoon. […]


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