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EDUCATION

South East Cut Off Marks Of 160 And 170

Due unusually low marks of many candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME), some institutions have reduced their admission cut off marks. A number of federal universities are now going to admit candidates that scored less than 200 in 2021 UTME. In this article, I am concerned with the South East universities that have cut off mark of 170 or less.

  3 months ago ago
South East Cut Off Marks Of 160 And 170

EDUCATION

Good News For Candidates That Scored Less Than 100 In 2021 UTME

Candidates who scored below 100 in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME) should not give up their hope of gaining admission into a public higher institution yet. There are some colleges of education that may admit such candidates this year. Some institutions may admit you irrespective of your UTME score provided you took part in the examination.

  3 months ago ago
Good News For Candidates That Scored Less Than 100 In 2021 UTME

EDUCATION

You can still gain admission with your low UTME score

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (Jamb) is set to meet with the Head of tertiary institutions today at a policy meeting, to decide on the minimum cut-off mark for the 2021/2022 admission exercise. It was reported that many candidates who sat for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) this year, failed woefully.

  4 months ago ago
You can still gain admission with your low UTME score

EDUCATION

Federal Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score Of 120 For 2021/22 Admission

Due to the widespread low scores in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME), admission cut off marks of several institutions are expectedly low. For example, there are federal polytechnics that have advertised cut off marks of 120 for 2021/22 admission. Let us take a cursory look at some of these polytechnics.

  3 months ago ago
Federal Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score Of 120 For 2021/22 Admission

EDUCATION

Federal Institutions That Admit Students UTME Score Of 100

If you scored above 100 in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME), you can still gain admission into a federal institution. There are some federal specialized institutions that admit candidates that scored above JAMB minimum cut off mark. These little-known institutions award National Diploma (ND) so candidates that graduate from the schools are equal in ranks to any polytechnic graduate.

  3 months ago ago
Federal Institutions That Admit Students UTME Score Of 100

EDUCATION

2021 UTME: JAMB, COVID-19 and Change of Institution/Course

Many candidates usually choose competitive institutions while apply for Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME). The case was the same this year too. As a result of low scores in the main examinations, several candidates need to change their first choice institution or course. This year (2021) the UTME data correction (as JAMB calls it) cannot be readily done by the candidates.

  6 months ago ago
2021 UTME: JAMB, COVID-19 and Change of Institution/Course

EDUCATION

Implication of JAMB New Admission Policy On Admission Seekers

According to a report in the weekly bulletin of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) published on Monday, October 25, 2021, the board is taking a hardline position against admission it tagged as regular. According to the bulletin, any admission not routed through JAMB is illegal.

  3 months ago ago
Implication of JAMB New Admission Policy On Admission Seekers

EDUCATION

2021 UTME: The Importance of Making Change of Course/Institution Accessible to Students

Following low scores of by many candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institution Matriculation Examination (UTME), several candidates are beginning to make for change of institutions. However, the link for change of course for the 2021 UTME is not yet available on the EFACILITY portal of the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB).

  6 months ago ago
2021 UTME: The Importance of Making Change of Course/Institution Accessible to Students

EDUCATION

South-South Universities That Accept UTME Score Of 160 For 2021/22 Admission

Due to the low scores of candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME) many institutions in the South-South region of Nigeria have are set to admit candidates that score less than 200. Three of these universities have advertised admission cut off mark of 160.

  3 months ago ago
South-South Universities That Accept UTME Score Of 160 For 2021/22 Admission

EDUCATION

How To Bring Up The Best Teachers In Nigeria

The intellectual development of any nation is tied to the quality of its education and this is dependent on the quality of the teaching/instruction provided by teachers. Here are some ways of bringing up the best teachers. The quality of instruction that a teacher produces is dependent on his own intelligence.

  4 months ago ago
How To Bring Up The Best Teachers In Nigeria

EDUCATION

How You Can Secure Admission If You Have Low JAMB Score

Candidates had low scores in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME) should not give up just yet. There are still opportunities for higher institution admission without JAMB/UTME. For the science students that love the medical discipline, admissions are open into schools of health and schools of nursing.

  6 months ago ago
How You Can Secure Admission If You Have Low JAMB Score

EDUCATION

Should I Choose A Polytechnic Or A College Of Education?

Candidates that have low scores in the Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME) often find it difficult to choose between a polytechnic or college of education. This article seeks to guide students to make a good choice between the two. It should be noted that colleges of education award the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) while polytechnics award National Diploma (ND).

  6 months ago ago
Should I Choose A Polytechnic Or A College Of Education?

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: Senate Considers Amending JAMB Act, Gbajabiamila Queries Anti-media Bills’ Sponsor

Senate Considers Amending JAMB Act The Senate Committee on Basic Education has said it will pursue the amendment of the law establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, to enable it limit the age of candidates writing the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, to 16 years and above.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Senate Considers Amending JAMB Act, Gbajabiamila Queries Anti-media Bills’ Sponsor

RELIGION

Fr Herbert Commends Hon Terver Akase For Always Supporting Benue Youth

Rev Father Herbert Tyozua, the priest in charge of Saint Mary's Catholic Rectory in Gungul, Konshisha local government area, has praised Mr Terver Akase, the Chief Press Secretary to Benue State Governor, for encouraging young people to pursue their ambitions. The priest made the compliment today at RCM Church Aguta, Konshisha Local Government Area, during a thanksgiving liturgy in honour of Government House correspondent of Radio Benue, Dr Charles Iornumbe.

  6 months ago ago
Fr Herbert Commends Hon Terver Akase For Always Supporting Benue Youth

EDUCATION

Federal Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score Of 100 For 2021 Admission

The generally low scores of candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matrication Examination (UTME) have necessitated reduction in cut of marks needed for admission into most public institutions in Nigeria. In this admission, some polytechnics that usually admit high-scoring candidates have advertised admission cut off mark of 100.

  3 months ago ago
Federal Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score Of 100 For 2021 Admission

EDUCATION

Report: El-Rufai Tells Jamb To Stop Giving Preferential Scores To Northern Students

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has urged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board to stop giving "Preferential Scores" to Student in Northern Nigeria who sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. According to the Punch, the Governor stated this on Monday as a guest on Channels Television's 'Sunrise Daily' breakfast programme monitored by The Punch.

  4 months ago ago
Report: El-Rufai Tells Jamb To Stop Giving Preferential Scores To Northern Students

RELIGION

Today's Headlines: JAMB Releases 2021 UTME, imams Warn Against Provocative Preaching in Mosques

JAMB Releases Result For 2021 The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has announced the release of the result for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). In a statement by its Head of Media, Fabian Benjamin, reveals that results for subsequent days will now be released daily.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: JAMB Releases 2021 UTME, imams Warn Against Provocative Preaching in Mosques

EDUCATION

Opinion: The set of candidates that may not write post UTME of their institutions of choice

As we all know that after the conclusion of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), what's next for the students who are seeking admission into tertiary institutions in Nigeria is Post UTME and admission process into their institutions of choice. Post UTME is the screening exercise which is conducted by the institutions to examine their candidates before they will be considered for admission.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion: The set of candidates that may not write post UTME of their institutions of choice

EDUCATION

UTME 2021: Jamb set to release results on June 23

Professor Is-haq Oloyede, Jamb Registrar, on Wednesday disclosed that the results of the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will be released on June 23 during a news conference in Enugu. He explained that there was no point withholding the examination results and assured the candidates that as soon as he gets to Abuja he would release all the approved results of the exams including the ones taken recently.

  7 months ago ago
UTME 2021: Jamb set to release results on June 23

EDUCATION

Today's Headline: JAMB Reveals Candidates With NIN Requirement, Frank Kokori Speaks On 2023 Election

JAMB Reveals Candidates With NIN Requirement The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Lagos Zonal office, said 95 percent of candidates for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) met the National Identification Number (NIN) compulsory requirement. JAMB Acting Director, Mr. Shittu Billiaminu, disclosed this in Lagos on Friday.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headline: JAMB Reveals Candidates With NIN Requirement, Frank Kokori Speaks On 2023 Election