JAMB 2021/2022 Registration Date, UTME Accredited Centers And Other Things You Need To Know About This Year Examination
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) had about 3 weeks ago announced the commencement of the 2021/2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry registration exercise on April 8, 2021/2022, to May 15, 2021/2022, with National Identification Number (NIN) made mandatory at the point of registration.
How to register for the 2021 UTME
- VALID, FUNCTIONAL E-MAIL, PHONE NUMBER: The applicants must have a valid and functional e-mail account in addition to an active phone number. This is relevant for registration and sending and receipt of information from JAMB.
- VISIT JAMB WEBSITE: After having your email address and NIN, the applicant can proceed to the examination body’s website, where he/she can create a JAMB profile, preferably before buying the form.
- NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (NIN): JAMB has made it mandatory for applicants or potential candidates to provide their NIN at the point of registration or enrolment.
- JAMB e-pin: After confirming your eligibility, you can go ahead to buy your 2021 JAMB e-pin registration from banks and other accredited outlets.
- CHECK JAMB iBass: After creating a profile, you are advised to check JAMB iBass to be sure of your eligibility to take this year’s examination. The information is provided on the official website of the exam body.
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- “Candidates are also to note that the registration for Direct Entry applicants will run concurrently with that of“Mock examination will be held on Friday, April 30 for those who indicate interest and are registered before April 24. UTME will hold from Saturday, June 5 to Saturday, June 19, 2021,’’ he stated.
The statement added that venues of the examination would be at any of the centres in the candidate’s chosen examination town with the registration fee for the 2021 application documents still N3, 500 and N500 for recommended Reading Text.
- UTME candidates. There will be no extension of time for the sale of the UTME or DE application documents.
What you should know
- It can be recalled that about 3 weeks ago, JAMB issued a disclaimer over a fake report that the date for the registration of 2021 UTME had been fixed.
- While describing the information as a tweet from a fake account, it said that the general public will be informed when the date is fixed.
- This new announcement from JAMB lays to rest the misinformation about the registration form the exams.
- “Registration will take place in 700 centres across the country; the list is available in all the state offices of JAMB and on its website at www.jamb.gov.ng. The approved schedule for registration and examination is that the registration exercise will start on Thursday, April 8 and end on Saturday, May 15, 2021/2022.