The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced important updates about the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
Here are the highlights:
1. NIN is Mandatory
Candidates must provide their National Identity Number (NIN) at the point of registration.
2. Registration Dates
The Registration portal will open from April 8 to May 15, 2021.
Candidates can visit the JAMB portal to check the 700 centres approved for registration.
JAMB says there will be no extension.
3. Registration Fee
According to Jamb official, the registration fee for the application documents is N3,500 and an additional N500 for the recommended reading text.
4. Optional Mock Exam
Mock Examination will take place on April 8 for those who indicated interest and are registered before April 24.
5. UTME Exam Dates
UTME is billed to hold from June 5 to June 19, 2021.
6. Registration Requirements Still Pending
At the moment, the JAMB registration process and its requirements have not started, this is according to the body.
The message reads:
“Information regarding other registration processes and requirements would be made available on the Board’s website and advertised in the electronics and print media from 5th April 2021,” it further explained.
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