The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board have begun registering students for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, with 700 centres across all states of the federation.
This was stated by JAMB’s spokesperson, Mr. Fabian Franklin.
He added that candidates should register for the examination within the given time frame as the deadline for the exams Registration would not be extended and that the closing date for registration for the optional mock examination is 30th of December, 2017.
Professor Ishaq Oloyede, the JAMB Registrar had earlier announced that examination will be written from the 9th to the 17th of March, 2018 in 620 computer based test centres nationwide.
According to him, application form for the examination will cost N5000.
According to the statements, “The registration exercise started on Wednesday, December 6. The system is simple and convenient, and candidates are requested to do it by themselves to avoid being defrauded by anybody.
“Candidates who desire to register for the optional mock are also urged to do so as the platform will be withdrawn by December 30. Only those who have registered and indicated their interest on or before that time will be enlisted to participate.
“The board again reiterated its avowed commitment to conduct a hitch-free examination and advance the cause of any Nigerian child desirous of qualitative tertiary education in the country.”