2019 UTME: No cut-off marks yet, says JAMB
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has not published the national and general minimum cut-off marks for placement of candidates into the nation’s tertiary institutions as being speculated in some quarters.
When varsities bar brilliant minds
What has age got to do with a university education? The answers from education experts, parents and the government provide an interesting moment for Nigeria to reflect and perhaps review the country’s university’s admission policy in view of its bulging youth population, writes Head, Education Desk, Iyabo Lawal. Almost every year, Nigeria’s universities are a…
2019 UTME: Candidates now free to access results on portal-JAMB
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says candidates are now free to also access the results of their UTME online.
Candidate scores 167 after fourth UTME attempt, threatens suicide on twitter
A student seeking university admission, simply identified as Segun, has threatened to commit suicide, following his score of 167...
UTME results inaccessible, candidates complain
Candidates of the Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination (UTME) have decried technical challenges faced in accessing by telephone, the just released results. And the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, which conducted the examination, admitted the problem, but said it was working in collaboration with telephone service providers to resolve the glitches. JAMB on Saturday directed…
JAMB should probe UTME results now!
The decision of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to probe the certificates of candidates in the last ten years is very timely and quite necessary. For a system that has become so inundated with examination malpractices and cheating that they have become the norm, the plan to institute a probe is a bold…
UTME: JAMB releases results, 15-year-old boy clinches best – Oloyede
A 15-year-old boy, Ekele Franklin from Imo, has emerged the overall best candidate in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME), conducted between April 11 and April 15.
UTME results: JAMB server did not crash – spokesman
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says its server did not crash and results of candidates who participated in its 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination ( UTME) are intact. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in…
JAMB to release 2019 UTME results from Monday
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has assured candidates of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that results would be ready from April 29. The Board’s Head of Media and Publicity, Dr Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Bwari. Benjamin said that screening…
Dreams, aspirations of visually impaired candidates
It was the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that brought them together. About 139 blind candidates participated in the just concluded UTME held at Distance Learning Institute, University of Lagos, being the centre for southwest zone.