Varsity admissions and illegality
It is, indeed, very disturbing that against the background of the recent verdict of a Federal High Court in Abuja outlawing the conduct of post-University Tertiary...
Don’t charge more than N2,000 for post-UTME, FG warns tertiary institutions
The Federal Government on Tuesday warned that it would sanction any tertiary institution which charges more than N2,000 for Post-UTME.
Education Ministry denies scrapping of Post-UTME
It said the report was false and as such, the Minister of Education Adamu Adamu, therefore, urged universities to go ahead with their Post-UTME arrangements as earlier planned.
UNIBEN reschedules post-UTME screening
It would now hold from September 28 to October 10, in designated centres within the Ugbowo campus of the university. A statement by the Registrar, Mrs. Otasowie Oshodin, disclosed this.
Post-UTME and the examples of UI and MOUAU
The announcement by JAMB that 120 would be the minimum cut-off mark for admissions into universities, 100 for polytechnics and mono-technics and 110 for Innovative Enterprise Institutions (IEI) was met by a barrage of criticisms from well-meaning Nigerians.
UNILAG postpones post-UTME screening
The institution’s Registrar and Secretary to Council, Dr Taiwo Ipaye, said in on Tuesday in Lagos that a new date for the screening would be announced later on the university’s website.
Is JAMB recipe for confusion in higher institutions?
In 2016, at a Policy Meeting on Admissions, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, scrapped the Post-UTME, arguing that such exercise was not only unnecessary but placed heavy burden on students and their parents
Ezekwesili, Adeniyi oppose 120 cut off marks, want JAMB scrapped
According to a lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Joseph Tejumaye, the post-UTME is imperative to enhance standard in the tertiary education sub-sector.
Experts urge govt to reinstate post-UTME
Stakeholders in the education sector have urged the Federal Government to rescind its decision on the cancellation of post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME).
Government threatens to revoke licences of private varsities over post-UTME
Private universities that flout the Federal Government’s proscription of the controversial written post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME), and covertly conduct the exercise, risk sanctions. They could have their operational licences revoked by the Federal Government.