Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Listed Out Eight Conditions Institutions Must Abide with

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB have released eight conditions of  student getting admission into tertiary institution in Nigeria.
According to the JAMB registrar, Mr. Ishaq Oloyede, he said tertiary institution must stick to the following conditions before admitting any student:
a. Guidelines stipulated by proprietors of the institutions
b. 60:40 (Science/Art) ratios for conventional universities
c. 80:20 (Science/Art) ratio for non-conventional universities
d. 70:30 (Technology/Non-technology) ratio for National Diploma Awarding Institutions
e. Use of 2016 JAMB, UTME results’ print-out for all candidates
f. Adherence to published subject combinations of various courses as specified by the Senate/Academic Board and included in the 2016 JAMB brochure
g. Adherence to the 2016 Admissions quota as prescribed by the Regulatory Bodies (NUC, NBTE, NCCE)
h. (For Federal universities) The quota stipulated by the Federal Executive Council concerning Merit, Catchment and Educationally less developed states, should be complied with.
Mr. Oloyede stated that the deadline for approved institutions’ admission panels was still November 30, 2016.

He also said the second Technical Committee Meeting would take place at Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri, Imo state on November 14, 2016.