All You Need To Know About Jamb

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. The board conducts entrance Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination 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 Africa School Certificate, now West African Examinations Council, WAEC, or its equivalent, National Examination Council (Nigeria), NECO.

The pioneer Registrar was Mr. Michael Saidu Angulu who served from inception in 1978 to 1986.

JAMB CBT Centres

Jamb CBT (Computer Based Test) Centres are the various locations and centers in Nigeria approved by JAMB for the registration of the UTME examination. There are various JAMB CBT centers/locations in the 36 states in Nigeria including the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria), FCT.

JAMB Examination

Every year, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board,(JAMB) conduct an examination that will determine if a student will be admitted to the higher school.

JAMB Results

After conducting and sitting for the examination, the board will release the score/results of candidates. And if you scored 100 mark, you will be eligible to apply for polytechnic/college of education, if you score above 150, you will be eligible to apply for a university admission. However, JAMB has raised cut-off mark to 160 for 2019/2020 university admission


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UTME 2018 Examination Slip (Mop-Up)
UTME 2020 Examination Slip
UTME 2020 Mock Examination Slip
Check UTME 2020 Mock Results

This allows candidates to print Admission letters. Only candidates with admission
will be able to use this service.Price:₦1,000.

Application for Correction of Data

Candidates can apply for correction of Names, Date of birth, State/Local Government
and Gender. Payment is required for this service.

Change of Admission Letter

Candidates can print their admission letter for their institution/course of choice,
which is now different from their course/institution offered initially. A new admission
letter can be printed after processing.Price:₦10,000

This allows candidates to check admission status. This is necessary before going
ahead to make payment for Admission Letter Printing. Payment is NOT required for
this service.Price:Free

Late Application

This provides opportunity for candidates that are in any institution but with no
JAMB registration number. This was formerly referred to as “regularization”.Price:₦10,000

CBT Registration

CBT Centre Registration Form