JAMB UTME Registration Guide: Everything you Must Know About 2017/18

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Written by Glory Joseph

The Main goal of Dailyschoolnews.com.ng publishing team, is to help, as many Nigerians who are willingly to read and pass the forthcoming jamb 2017 examination as best as we can.

JAMB CBT 2017/2018 UTME Registration; All You Need to Know

The much awaited JAMB CBT 2017/18 examination is almost here, and participants are totally trying their best to get their hands on all important information they can get.

Well, Dailyschoolnews.com.ng would love to add its own quota of advice to the bucket filled ones, and here are some important details and information you need to know, starting from here;

Read More: 3 MUST DO to Ensure your 2017 JAMB UTME Registration Faster And Stress Free

General Entry Requirements

The Joint Admission and matriculation board management has disclosed that the general entry requirements, which is approved for admission into the following;

First Degree,
National Diploma (ND)
National Innovation Diploma (NID),
Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) programmes in Universities, other Degree-Awarding Institutions, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovation Enterprise Institutes and Colleges of Education are available in the Brochure which accompanies registration materials.

Recommended: JAMB brochure for 2017

This means that you don’t need to visit several places for the jamb cbt registration for 2017, you get all requirements kits at a go once you’ve successfully registered.

Secondly, all candidates are advice to note here, that a matriculated student in any university is not qualified and eligible to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) except those who are transferring from Universities outside the shores of Nigeria.

Also Read: How To Print JAMB Admission Letter for 2017/2018

Date and Venue for the 2017 Unified tertiary Matriculation Examination

All candidates should note that the 2017 JAMB CBT is scheduled to start on 6th May to 20th May, 2017 (excluding May 12, 2017 because of Candidates sitting for WAEC’s Further Maths Exam).

However, regarding the examination venue, the UTME board has disclosed that the venue of the examination will be at the candidates chosen town during online registration.

JAMB CBT 2017/18 Registration Period

The registration period starts from Monday, the 29th of March, 2017 and ends 19th April, 2017.

While the registration website is scheduled to close on Later on.

5 Important Facts You MUST Know about JAMB 2017/2018 UTME

Here are 5 important facts you must know about the JAMB 2017/2018 UTME examination.

This is an important update and full information for all candidates who are preparing to sit for the much anticipated JAMB 2017/2018 UTME, Here are some success factors and guides you should consider to implement so as to come out of the exam with flying colors.

Here are the most important Facts you should know about the forthcoming JAMB 2017/2018 UTME.

Fact Number #1:

This year’s examination is going to be completely digital. This fact was made clear by the previous jamb registrar, Prof Dibu Ojerinde, after the 2016 jamb exercise, where he said and we quote:

“We have gone digital in JAMB.” So the 2015 jamb examination will be computer based test.

Fact Number #2:

You should try your possible best, to make an early registration. This will help you avoid missing out centers which are located within your geographical area.
Please take note that three (3) months after the form purchase, most jamb 2017 centers in mostly South-East would be filled up.

Fact Number #3:

You should also be aware of the fact, that there will be 1.2 Million forms to be sold out, this signifies, that up to One Million, Two hundred thousand candidates (1.2 Million) will be sitting for the examination, and the truth s that not more than 450,000 candidates would get admitted to their various choices of institutions.

Are you getting the point am trying to drive across to you?
This means that you’ll need to score high, to be admitted into your school of choice.

Read Also: How To Write JAMB CBT Exam: JAMB Computer Based Test Tutorial 

Fact Number #4:

Here’s another blockbuster, there are some varsities you should avoid. These Uniersities that are popular, please do try your best to stay away from them, because this will highly increase your chance of being admitted.

Popular academic institutions like the ones listed below do have lots of candidates seeking for admission and the rate of getting admitted is thin, when compared with other varsities:

• University Of Lagos (Unilag)
• University Of Benin (Uniben)
• University Of Nigeria (UNN)
• University Of Ilorin (Unilorin)
• Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. (Unizik)
• Federal University of Technology, Owerri (Futo)
• University of Ibadan (UI)
• University of Port Harcourt (Uniport)

Do stay away from them. But if you want to get admitted and school in any of the above mentioned academic institutions, we’re not stopping you, we’re just trying to advice you!

Fact Number #5:

Before taking any drastic decision, it’s very important that you know the course of study you want to apply for and the schools that are accredited for that course.

You should also try your possible best to check the previous cut-off mark for the course you want to study at the school, it would surely help you.

These 5 facts will surely get you an insider’s view about what this JAMB 2017/2018 would look like.

Hope you take this advise and share it with others too!

JAMB 2017/2018 UTME Registration Important Information

As we all are aware, the 2017/2018 JAMB Registration for UTME and even Direct Entry for admission into Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges, etc is just around the corner, since registration is set to commence on November.

This article is dedicated to keep you update on how to go about the JAMB 2017 Registration.

All candidates who would be participating for the examination, should note that registration for 2017/2018 JAMB UTME has been scheduled to begin this November, so therefore, all interested persons should start preparing for registration and the exercise.

However, if this is your first time or you could not secure admission in 2016, well 2017 might be your year of Admission.

Just like i stated above, we’re just preparing you for the new academic year.

Be rest assured that Dailyschoolnews will bring you all the latest information you need, for the JAMB 2017 Registration and admission.

To be updated with latest information about the upcoming jamb, i would advice you to subscribe to our updates and certainly, you won’t miss any information regarding JAMB UTME 2017.

→ Please note that we’ll be sending you, latest information on JAMB UTME and Direct Entry (DE) Registration.
→ We’ll also send you dates as to when the JAMB Registration for 2017/2018 admission will commence.
→ We’ll also give you, a detailed step by step information on the JAMB 2017 Registration procedure and other tips.
→ We’ll also share with you, the best and most reliable place where you can purchase the JAMB Registration Scratch Cards.
→ The Statistics regarding registration and the number of candidates that choose your school will also be sent to your mail.
→ A great sample of the JAMB CBT examination and sample past questions.
→ We’ll also share with you, the cut-off marks for 2017/2018 admission (all schools)
→ We’ll send to your email, when the JAMB 2017 result will be released.
→ Post-UTME Date of your chosen schools.

We’ll be doing all these and many more which we did not mention above for Free!.

But we’ll be sending this to only people who subscribed to our email updates, so if you don’t subscribe, you’ll certainly miss out!.

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About the author

Glory Joseph

A graduate of Medicine From Imsu, Current Nurse, Medical book reader, Nigeria tertiary institution news anchor. I virtually know all Varsities in Nigeria!

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