Some important information on the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) as released by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) are as follows:
- JAMB to start the sale of 2019 UTME forms by November 2018.
- 2019 JAMB Mock Examination proposed date: 22nd January to 24th January 2019 (only candidates, who register by 31st December 2018 and who have expressed interest for the examination would be eligible for the optional mock examination).
- 2018 JAMB UTME Form/Registration proposed closing date: 6th February 2019
- JAMB has banned the use of materials like wristwatches and pens by candidates.
- The price of the 2019 UTME Registration Form is not yet released. But that of 2018 is N5000 (inclusive of the N300 commission paid on each application to selling points) as it was for 2017.
- Foreign-based candidates would pay the sum of $20 dollars per candidate as against $100 and $150 dollars paid in 2017 for candidates in Africa and outside Africa, respectively.
WHEN IS JAMB REGISTRATION 2019/2020 FORM CLOSING?
The current deadline for JAMB registration 2019 is not yet released. The closing date may be extended by the authorities of JAMB, but don’t depend on that; therefore, it is advisable for you to register as soon as possible.
JAMB Registration form for 2019/2020 CBT is out online at Jamb portal. Sales of form now has started and closing date has been announced.
JAMB REGISTRATION STARTING AND CLOSING DATE
One of the most asked questions we have been getting is; when will JAMB registration for 2019 start. There is no doubt that there has been delay than usual in the commencement of JAMB registration in the previous years. We will surely inform you when the Date is officially announced.
JAMB UTME REGISTRATION FEES FOR 2019/2020
Another question from many candidates is how much candidates are expected to pay to register for JAMB UTME? The 2019/2020 registration fee is not yet announced (confirmed).
The JAMB Fee of ………… Naira includes Registration fees, Reading text and all other Document (Syllabus and Brochure).
WHERE CAN YOU BUY REGISTRATION SCRATCH CARDS/FORM?
We have been informed that the 2019 JAMB registration scratch card (e-PIN) for UTME 2019/2020 is banks and designated points.
Registration cards are now available in the following Banks and NIPOST offices Nationwide. Banks will also have their representatives at JAMB CBT registration centers where candidates can register.
- Zenith Bank Plc
- Skye Bank Plc
- First Bank
REGISTRATION CREDENTIALS AND EXPECTED DOCUMENTS
You are expected to go along to the accredited JAMB registration center near you with your credentials like O’level result, Passports, and other required documents; so that it can be uploaded to the registration portal.
After your registration, there are items you must make sure you collect before leaving the registration center. They are:
- A soft copy of the current JAMB Syllabus for the examination;
- A Disk encompassing the Brochure;
- Recommended Book.
ACCREDITED JAMB REGISTRATION CENTERS
As earlier said, registration for JAMB UTME 2019/2020 can be done on Jamb website or accredited centers. All interested candidates should be informed that they can easily access the Board’s website on www.jamb.org.ng for registration using the registration scratch card.
Please take note that Registration for the CBT examination can be done on the website at any time within the specified registration period through any of the accredited.
JAMB REGISTRATION CLOSING DATE
As aforesaid, 2019 JAMB Registration closing date is not yet announced. Which simply means candidates should endeavor to complete their registration before the set portal is closed.