UTME 2021 EXAM LIST: 7 Important Things to Know about JAMB Registration in Nigeria
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday, March 24, announced the date for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). PAY ATTENTION: Join Legit.ng Telegram channel! Never miss important updates! This piece lists some key things to note about the 2021 UTME including the registration date and other details JAMB on Wednesday, March 24, announced the date for the 2021 UTME. Photo credit: @OlohuntoyinOmo Source: Twitter
1. Mandatory use of NIN JAMB has made the use of the National Identity Number (NIN) compulsory in the registration process. This means interested applicants must have NIN before they can register for the tertiary entrance exam. ADVERTISING
2. Registration date According to JAMB, the registration portal for the 2021 UTME will open from Thursday, April 8, to Saturday, May 15.
3. No extension for sales of form Prospective applicants should also know that there would not be an extension for the sales of form for the 2021 UTME, according to JAMB.
4. Examination centres READ ALSO JAMB releases timetable for 2021 UTME/DE registration, says NIN is compulsory JAMB said it has 700 centres for the exercise. The approved centres, Legit.ng learns, are available on the JAMB portal. The exam venue will be at any of the centres in the candidate’s chosen examination town.
5. Optional mock and exam dates Before the main exam, interested candidates will write a mock examination to assist them. The optional mock examination will take place from Thursday, April 8 to Saturday, May 15. The actual exam will hold from Saturday, June 5 to Saturday, June 19.
6. Registration fee The registration fee, according to JAMB is N3,500 and N500 for the recommended reading text.
7. Further registration requirements JAMB said other necessary information regarding the registration will be made available on its website and advertised in the electronics and print media starting from Monday, April 5.