As the 2016/2017 admission year gradually comes to an end, we have continued to receive mails from students/prospective jamb candidates about the 2017/2018 JAMB UTME Registration, closing date and timetable.
To meet the information needs of these prospective Jambites, we have decided to write this post and inform you on all that you should know as regards the 2017/2018 Jamb UTME Registration.
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. The board conducts entrance examinations for prospective undergraduates into Nigerian universities. The board is also charged with the responsibility to administer similar examinations for applicants to Nigerian public and private monotechnics, polytechnics, and colleges of educations. All of these candidates must have obtained the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), or its equivalent, National Examination Council (NECO).
If you’re a prospective university undergraduate and you wish to write the 2017/2018 JAMB examination, this post is written just for you.
2017/2018 JAMB UTME REGISTRATION
As of now, there is no official date fixed yet for the commencement of the 2017/2018 JAMB UTME registration. But going by past trends, we can predict that the 2017/2018 JAMB UTME Registration and sale of forms would commence sometime in November.
We’ll update you with the precise date as soon as we get some information from the board.
How Much Is The 2017/2018 JAMB UTME REGISTRATION FORM
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has announced that the 2017/2018 JAMB would not need scratch cards for registration.
In an address made by Professor Ishaq Oloyede, at the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) in Abuja, he made it known that the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has decided to cancel the use of scratch cards for all its examinations and as such provide an opportunity for more students to participate in the examinations and also ease the application process into higher institutions of learning in the country.
The new method to be adopted by JAMB for the 2017/2018 JAMB UTME is known as ‘PIN Vending‘. This method involves making online payments for a pin with which you’ll be able to upload your JAMB data.
This new pin vending will be accessible through the options of web payment, ATM issued cards like Visa, Verve, and Master card, online QuickTeller, mobile application and Bank Branch case/card.
As we receive more information on this, we’ll continue to update you.
2017/2018 JAMB UTME REGISTRATION CLOSING DATE
Even though JAMB has not made any official announcement as concerning the closing date for 2017/2018 JAMB UTME Registration, going by recent trends we can predict the 2017/2018 JAMB Registration would close by the end of January, 2017.
As soon as the official closing date for registration of 2017/2018 JAMB is made known by the board, we’ll update this article.
2017/2018 JAMB UTME REGISTRATION: MODE OF EXAM
The 2017/2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) exam would be 100% Computer Based Test (CBT).
It is very important that candidates have at least basic knowledge of the use of Computer as this would serve as a confidence boost as well as help improve their performance in the Computer-Based JAMB examination.
If you have any questions or concerns, drop a comment in the box below and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. If you want us to update you as soon as the 2017/2018 JAMB UTME Registration begins, also drop a comment in the box.
2017/2018 JAMB UTME Registration