JAMB announces New date for UTME 2018 – Prime point
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has closed March 9 to 17 for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.
The Registrar of the Board, Ishaq Oloyede, said this at a meeting with stakeholders on Tuesday.
The theme of the meeting is “Strategic planning on the conduct of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation.”
Mr. Oloyede said the mock examination is scheduled to take place between January 22nd and 24th.
“We are unable to access our CBT centers because they are in the universities and not teaching staff on strike,” he said.
“Regarding the issue of candidates, about 10 percent of the expected candidates have registered, the number of candidates now registered at 283,319,” he said.
The registrar said the prohibition of materials is applicable to candidates, supervisors and examiners.
“No candidates, examiners, pencils except HB pencils ... and cameras” he said.