The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the sales of the 2018 UTME/DIRECT ENTRY (DE) registration form. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualiﬁed candidates for admission to Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria for academic session beginning in 2018.
The period of registration for all candidates (UTME/DE) including those from Foreign Countries is from 6th December, 2017 to 6th February, 2018.
General Entry Requirements The general entry requirements for admission into the First Degree, National Diploma (ND), National Innovation Diploma (NID) and Nigeria Certiﬁcate in Education (NCE) programmes in Universities, other Degree-Awarding Institutions, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovation Enterprise Institutions and Colleges of Education are ﬁve (5) O’Level Credit passes including Mathematics and English Details are available in the eBrochure which would be given to each Candidate at the accredited CBT centres and JAMB State-Ofﬁces. It is available for download on http://www.jamb.gov.ng and on Android Mobile App from the Google Play store.
Candidates with one of the following qualiﬁcations may be considered for admission by Direct Entry:
A minimum of O’Level credit pass in ﬁve (5) subjects at not more than two sittings with at least two prescribed subjects (for each discipline) at Principal or Advanced No subject shall be counted twice at both Ordinary and Advanced LevelTwo passes (in prescribed subjects for each discipline) at the Advanced-Level Examination of IJMB, Cambridge, JUPEB or Institute of Baccalaureate with SSCE/GCE, NTS/NBC credits equivalents in three other subjectsPasses in two major subjects in the NCE with S.C.E., NTC/NBC credits or equivalents in THREE other subjects (mainly for Education Courses) and ND. For Education courses, Education may be accepted as a third A’ Level subjectMinimum of lower credit grade in National Diploma or National Innovation Diploma and the O’Level requirements.
The candidates will be required to provide their Jamb registration numbers with which they gained admission to NCE/NID/DIPLOMA and previous degree programmes.
qualifications awarded by examination bodies (IJMB, CAMBRIDGE, WAEC, JUPEB, etc) approved by Nigeria shall not require any prior JAMB number.
Order Of Choice Of Institutions
Every candidate is to note that the 1st choice can be a College of Education, University, Innovation Enterprise Institution, Polytechnic/Monotechnic, Nigerian Defence Academy or the Police Academy.