News - The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board

JAMB Insists On BVN

1 month ago /

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB, says any candidate involved in registration infractions or fails the mandatory biometric verification, will not be allowed to sit for this year's Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination. 

JAMB Gets Approval To Acquire Its Own Computer Based Centre

9 months ago /
Education 

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB may no longer need the services of Information Technology consultants in conducting its examinations. 

Varsities Appeal To JAMB For Extension Of Admission Date

1 year ago /
Education 

Admission officers of some Nigerian Universities have commended the joint admissions and matriculations board jamb for the newly created central admissions processing centre, but appeal for an extension of the January 25, 2019 deadline to close all admission exercises.  However JAMB Registrar Ishaq Oloyede says over  seventy percent of admissions have been processed...

JAMB Withdraws 2016 Admission Letters Sent To School

2 years ago /
Education 

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB says all initial 2016 admission lists sent to tertiary institutions are to be withdrawn, institutions are now to make their own lists to the board, in line with the federal government guidelines. Published a few weeks ago, which highlighted a points tally system. In...

CBT Fallout: Group Seeks Support for JAMB

3 years ago /
Education 

The Africa Arise for Change Network (AACN) has urged Nigerians to show understanding for the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) as it faces unique challenges in bringing Nigerian tertiary institutions’ entrance examination to contemporary world standards. Reacting to protests that followed recently conducted Computer Based Test (CBT) by...

Unilorin Ranked 1st In Nigeria, 20th In Africa

4 years ago /
Education 

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin (Unilorin), Professor AbdulGaniyu Ambali, has said that Unilorin has been ranked the best university in Nigeria by Webometric ranking of the world.