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VCs, ASUU Reject 120 Cut-Off Mark For University Admission

SOME Vice-Chancellors and the Academic Staff Union of Universities have rejected the decision of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board to peg admission cut-off mark at 120 for universities and 100 for polytechnics, monotechnics and colleges of education. ASUU said the action, which it described as a “sad policy decision,” …

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JAMB: How Cut-Off Marks Were Fixed – Registrar

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has revealed how the cut off marks were fixed for higher institutions. It said contrary to insinuations that it fixed the Tuesday’s tertiary institutions’ minimum admission cut-off marks, it was rather a collective decision of stakeholders in the education sector. JAMB Registrar, Prof. …

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JAMB Delists Management Courses In These Seven Universities

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has delisted management courses of some universities in its current admission brochure. They are Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), Modibbo Adamawa Federal University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY), Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA), Federal University of …

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JAMB Releases 2017 Supplementary Exams Results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, today July 14 released the results of the 2017 university admission supplementary examination that was held on July 1. The supplementary examination was an avenue created by JAMB to allow late registration candidates for the first exams, and those will related challenges write …

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JAMB Begins Sale Of Direct Entry (DE) Application Forms

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has commenced the sale of Direct Entry (DE) application forms for qualified candidates who possess A-level results and wish to gain direct admission to degree programmes in Nigerian tertiary institutions. The organisation has also commenced the sale of UTME application forms for Nigerians …

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JAMB Set To Conduct Supplementary Exams For Candidates

JAMB 2015/2016 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), is planning to conduct supplementary examination for candidates who had hitches in their registration and examination processes. This was confirmed by JAMB Registrar, Is-haq Oloyede, on Wednesday while addressing newsmen. “Anybody whose biometric could not be verified will be allowed to do the …

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Why We Will Not Release Results Of Many Candidate – JAMB

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Thursday said it would not release results of candidates identified in footages of Close Circuit Television, CCTV, to have indulged in malpractices during the just concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. This was disclosed by JAMB registrar, Ishaq Oloyede, who spoke as …

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Why LAUTECH Students Stop JAMB Exams Candidates From Campus

According to Premium Times, the students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, have explained why they shut the gates of the institution against candidates of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME last week. The candidates who were to sit for the examinations on Monday last week at …

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JAMB Candidate Arrested with Gun Inside Exam Hall

A 21-year-old candidate of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination was arrested for bringing firearms into one of the centres at the ongoing examinations in Nasarawa State, according to Punch. This was revealed by Nasarawa state commandant of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Mr. Bashir Lawal-Kano. According to Lawal-Kano, …

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ASUU Under Fire Over Call To Scrap Off JAMB

The Joint Action Coalition of Civil Society Organization for Transparency in Governance has condemned the recent attack on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Accusing the union of being allergic to reforms and innovations being introduced by the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. …

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ASUU Advises JAMB Registrar To Resign

The registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has been advised to resign from his position, by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, University of Ibadan because of the difficulty candidates experience during the ongoing JAMB registration. The Chairman of the union, Dr Deji Omole, on …

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OUTSIDE EKITI! JAMB Gives Nov 30 Deadline For Admissions

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof Is-haq Oloyede, has said the Board would ensure the conclusion of the 2016/2017 admission into tertiary institutions by the approved deadline of November 30. Oloyede, the immediate past Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, gave this assurance last Monday …

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