Court outlaws post-UTME tests in tertiary institutions
A Federal High Court, Abuja has declared the Post- Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) conducted by universities...
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.
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.
The illegality of post-UTME
The confusion that has trailed the re-introduction of the post University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME) in higher educational institutions across the country...
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.
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.
JAMB denies stalemate in adminission into universities
Oloyede made this disclosure yesterday when he addressed media team at the Benin Zonal office of JAMB where he said the decision for every institutions to determine their admission criteria was arrived at after due...