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EDUCATION

OPINION: Prepare Harder Next Year, JAMB Won't Reduce It's Cut-Off Mark Due To These Reasons.

Although it's really hard to admit it but the fact is, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, won't reduce its cut-off mark due to the enormous percentage of failure this year. The UTME which is still ongoing and is slated to end by July 3, started on June 19, and some results have since been released.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION: Prepare Harder Next Year, JAMB Won't Reduce It's Cut-Off Mark Due To These Reasons.

EDUCATION

(Opinion) 3 Key Reasons Why There Is Mass Failure In The Current JAMB Exam Results.

There is an adage that says those who failed to plan are planning to fail. The Joint Admission And Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the release of the results of the exam of the board two days ago. Students who sat for the exam have started checking their results in preparation for admission into tertiary institutions.

  11 months ago ago
(Opinion) 3 Key Reasons Why There Is Mass Failure In The Current JAMB Exam Results.

EDUCATION

Advice For Those Who Had Written The 2021 UTME And Awaiting Post UTME

As a candidate of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) who wrote the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), you must start taking the necessary steps before various tertiary institutions begin to release Post UTME and screening forms. As a Jambite, the first step you should take is to know and be informed whether your school of choice can accept your UTME score for your course.

  9 months ago ago
Advice For Those Who Had Written The 2021 UTME And Awaiting Post UTME

EDUCATION

JAMB: Taking Stock of Oloyede's Tenure

The tenure of professor Ishaq Oloyede as Registrar/Chief Executive Officer of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) expires tomorrow. Oloyede was appointed in August, 2016. Since his appointment, he has been carrying out reforms in the board Prior to 2017, registration for the Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME) was done with scratch cards.

  10 months ago ago
JAMB: Taking Stock of Oloyede's Tenure

EDUCATION

The Difference Between Departmental Cutoff And General Cut Off Mark of UTME results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board recently finished its tests and had its annual policy meeting, after which tertiary institutions were told to set their own cut off mark or bench score. Currently, universities such as the University of Port Harcourt, or uniport, have announced the sale of her UTME 2021 form.

  8 months ago ago
The Difference Between Departmental Cutoff And General Cut Off Mark of UTME results

EDUCATION

Opinion: 2 Possible Reasons Why There Was Massive Failure In 2021 JAMB Examinations

The 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) results sparked mixed reactions as parents complained of mass failure. Guardians complained that their wards could not meet the minimum required marks for being admitted into high institutions of their choice. However, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board had come to deny the allegations that it set questions different from the syllabus it gave students.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: 2 Possible Reasons Why There Was Massive Failure In 2021 JAMB Examinations

EDUCATION

2021 UTME: Important Information to Candidates Who Have Not Seen Their Results

Dr. Fabian Benjamin, the spokesperson for Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), announced yesterday that the board has released the results of it's examination conducted between 19th to 22nd June, 2021. However, it has gotten to our notice that thousands of candidates have not been able to access their results due to technical issue.

  11 months ago ago
2021 UTME: Important Information to Candidates Who Have Not Seen Their Results

EDUCATION

Performance Data Of Candidates Who Sat For The 2021 JAMB UTME

On 31st August 2021 , the Joint Admission And Matriculation Board JAMB , held it's virtual Policy meeting inwhich a performance Data of Candidates who sat for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination was released. A total number of one million, four hundred and twenty eight thousand, two hundred (1,428,200) candidates sat for the examination.

  8 months ago ago
Performance Data Of Candidates Who Sat For The 2021 JAMB UTME

EDUCATION

3 Things You Should Know Before Writing POST UTME

POST UTME is an aptitude test conducted by some Tertiary Institutions for aspirants who have done well in their Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) result and the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) result. 1. Only aspirants who have chosen the Institution as their first choice in JAMB have a high chance of getting admission.

  8 months ago ago
3 Things You Should Know Before Writing POST UTME

EDUCATION

2021 UTME: How to Get Your Profile Login Details

During registration for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institution Matriculation Examination (UTME), candidates were not permitted to register with their email. As a result of this, they could not access their JAMB profiles to make payments data corrections. This situation exposed the candidates to extortion at the Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres.

  9 months ago ago
2021 UTME: How to Get Your Profile Login Details

EDUCATION

Opinion: Problems That Have Drastically Reduced After JAMB Introduced CBT IN 2013

Since the introduction of the Computer-based Test (CBT) system in UTME there has been drastic improvement and reduction in certain malpractices that initially characterised the JAMB. However, some aspects are still lagging behind. For instance, JAMB has not recorded much improvement in respect to students performance in the examination.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Problems That Have Drastically Reduced After JAMB Introduced CBT IN 2013

EDUCATION

Jamb Releases New Directive On How To Check 2021 UTME Results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Saturday June 26, 2021 issued new Directive to candidates on how to check their Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination Results of 2021. The release was made available by Dr Fabian Benjamin, the board Head of media and protocol, following complains from different candidates that the result checking on USSD 55019 is occasioned with some challenges.

  11 months ago ago
Jamb Releases New Directive On How To Check 2021 UTME Results

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes Another Appointment, Gov Wike Signs Bill On VAT Collection Into Law

(Photo Credit: Google) Buhari Makes New Re-appointment Professor Ishaq Oloyede has been reappointed as the Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, by President Muhammadu Buhari. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria) Buhari, on Friday reappointed Oloyede as JAMB Registrar for a second term of five years.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Makes Another Appointment, Gov Wike Signs Bill On VAT Collection Into Law

EDUCATION

JAMB cancels general cut-off marks, for admission into Nigerian universities

The general cut-off marks, for admission into Nigerian tertiary institutions, have been cancelled by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The development which was announced on Tuesday, August 31, will now give universities the liberty, to decide cut-off marks for students seeking to be admitted into higher institutions.

  8 months ago ago
JAMB cancels general cut-off marks, for admission into Nigerian universities

EDUCATION

OPINION: What Students Who Did Not Meet The Required JAMB Score For Their Course Should Do

The Joint Admission And Matriculation Board (JAMB) Computer Based Test (CBT) Examination recorded mass failure as a high percentage of candidates who sat for the examination scored below 200. I was asked some questions by some students after they saw their results and I thought of writing an article so as to educate a lot of people who might be confused as to which course they would be given in the institution they put during registration, solely because they did not meet the required score for their course.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION: What Students Who Did Not Meet The Required JAMB Score For Their Course Should Do

EDUCATION

JAMB 2021: 335 Blind And Visually Impaired Students Sit For Exam Across Nigeria

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board in its promise to ensure that equal opportunities are given to all candidates, have conducted examinations for aspirants with various disabilities including blind and Visually impaired candidates for the 2021 Joint Admissions and MatriculationBoard exams. Image credit: Vanguardngr The Admissions Board through the Jamb Equal-Opportunity initiative it had instituted, had rendered necessary assistance to disabled and special students including 335 blind and visually impaired students from the process of registration as well as conducting the examinations and taking care of their admission process.

  10 months ago ago
JAMB 2021: 335 Blind And Visually Impaired Students Sit For Exam Across Nigeria

EDUCATION

Armed bandits rob NECO question papers mistaking them for money

Examination question papers and materials of some examination bodies such as the West African Examination Council (WAEC), the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and the National Examination Council (NECO), are often collected by the examination supervisors from the Bank. This was the reason a female supervisor for NECO examination in Government Secondary School, Ungwan Sarki in Kaduna North Local Government Area, Kaduna State, was attacked by armed hoodlums.

  10 months ago ago
Armed bandits rob NECO question papers mistaking them for money

EDUCATION

Polytechnic may be better than University, see reasons

After the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board was announced, there have been many students asking questions like "between University and Polytechnic which is better?". In this article, we will be sharing reasons why universities may be better than Polytechnic and why Polytechnic may also be better than universities.

  10 months ago ago
Polytechnic may be better than University, see reasons

EDUCATION

JAMB Adopts New Cut-off Marks For Univerisities, Polytechnics And Colleges Of Education

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board also known as JAMB is an organization that is responsible for the written examination of secondary school students into the higher institutions in Nigeria. After the examination, there is always a bench mark score provided by JAMB that every student is expected to score before they can be qualified to take the post UMTE of the institutions they have chosen.

  8 months ago ago
JAMB Adopts New Cut-off Marks For Univerisities, Polytechnics And Colleges Of Education

EDUCATION

JAMB Hands Over A 19-Yr-Old Boy Who Claimed That He Scored 380 To Police

The Joint Admission And Matriculation Board has handed over a 19-year- old boy to police for proper investigation and prosecution. According to the jamb registrar prof. Ishaq Oloyede he said that the boy claimed that he scored 380 in jamb but was given 265 score. Pursuant to the claim of the boy his father, John Ifenkpam engaged a lawyer.

  8 months ago ago
JAMB Hands Over A 19-Yr-Old Boy Who Claimed That He Scored 380 To Police