Your dream of being an undergraduate may fade into thin air if you don’t sit for or worse still, do well in your JAMB exams. To know what you must do during the online registration and how to succeed in the exam proper, carefully read through this article.
Currently, the JAMB registration for the 2021/2022 academic session is ongoing. Therefore, intending undergraduates can hurry to any of the CBT centres to register but remember that there is a need for you to be well prepared.
What is JAMB?
JAMB is an acronym for the Joint Admissions and matriculations Board which a must-take exam for any Nigerian who wishes to gain entrance into any of the higher institutions in Nigeria.
Established under the Act No 2 of 1978, this examination board has the responsibility of administering matriculation examinations for applicants before they can successfully gain admission into all Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education.
Annually, about 2.1 million candidates register for the exam and results show that about 50% of this number pass to gain admission.
How Much Does JAMB Online Registration Cost?
To avoid any form of fraud, it will be in your best interest to register at any JAMB accredited CBT centres and JAMB offices. However, below is the breakdown of the registration cost.
To register for the JAMB exercise, you will spend a sum of #4,700 and the following are things you must do to carry out a successful online registration.
How to Check my JAMB Result
To check your JAMB UTME result online, there are four simple ways to go about it and it is absolutely FREE!
JAMB CBT Centers
To see the list of the accredited JAMB CBT centres, kindly click on this link and ensure you are keen in doing so.
When is the Deadline for the JAMB Online Registration for 2021?
Due to the strain caused by the global pandemic, a lot of students are uncertain if there will be any exam as JAMB this year. Finally, you can wait no longer as the registration exercise will kick off on 18th January, 2021 and close on 19th February,2021. While the CBT examination will officially last from 14th March through 4th of April, 2021.
However, you are advised to register and get your National Identity Number from NIMC as this is mandatory and failure to do so will lead to disqualification.
What are the General JAMB Requirements for 2021?
The general entry requirements for admission into a Degree-Awarding institution are as follows five (5) O’Level Credit passes not excluding English Language and Mathematics.
An eBrochure which will be given to you upon registration at the accredited centre or any of the JAMB State-Offices will state more elaboration.
Do not forget to always to come back to this page as we continue to update you with adequate information regarding a successful JAMB registration.