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Nigerian News | Nigerian Government Grants Tertiary Institutions Approval To Conduct Post-UTME – prime point

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Nigerian News | Nigerian Government Grants Tertiary Institutions Approval To Conduct Post-UTME – prime point

Nigerian News | Nigerian Government Grants Tertiary Institutions Approval

 

The federal government has granted tertiary institutions in the country the green-light to conduct Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).

 

 

The Nation quoted the Minister of Education, Adam Adamu, as saying this in Abuja on Wednesday, August 16, 2017

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The minister was quoted to have said that universities, polytechnics and other institutions are free to organize post-UTME screening as a pre-condition to gaining admission into public institutions.

 

In June last year, Adamu announced the ban of post-UTME at a combined policy meeting on admissions

 

Nigerian News | Nigerian Government Grants Tertiary Institutions Approval To Conduct Post-UTME – prime point

But while announcing a reversal of the ban, he urged the institutions and its authorities to make the fees for post-UTME screening affordable in order not to impose huge financial burden on parents.

 

The minister added that the government was now wiser about the conduct of the examination.He said: “We are going to allow universities to have some choice. Universities can now decide to organize post-UTME, if they want.

 

“We have asked them not to impose heavy burden on parents. The burden should not be more than what they can bear. ”

 

Do share your views about Post-UTME , ask questions, and any useful hints concerning the organization or her recruitment process in the comment section below.

 

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