Home » Life and Style » Education » 2019 UTME: Over 1.8m registered for examination

2019 UTME: Over 1.8m registered for examination

2019 UTME: Over 1.8m registered for examination - UTME, university tertiary matriculation, tertiary matriculation examination, examination, candidates have, candidates, 2019 utme

By Gabriel Chy Alonta

No fewer than 1.8 million have been enrolled for the 2019 (), scheduled to commence properly on April 11.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), however, warned against lateness by to its .

The board’s head, media and information, Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen in Lagos.

According to Benjamin, all was set for the conduct of the by the board.

“Candidates are expected to adhere strictly to all the rules guiding the test.

“I want to say that we are fully set to conduct the examination across centres nationwide. We will also like to appeal to candidates to ensure that they get to their various centres early enough for the necessary accreditation.

READ ALSO  Candidates react to JAMB’s 160 cut-off mark for admissions

“No excuse for lateness will be entertained from any candidate as the board takes the examination seriously.

“All candidates must also ensure that they do their biometrics as failure to do this will mean no examination for such candidates.

“They are also expected not to access the examination hall with all the barred items by the JAMB, such as wrist watches, handsets and others,” he said.

Orient Campus Gist reports that a total of 157,631 sat for the optional Mock Examination in some accredited Computer Based Centres (CBT) across the country, last Monday.

The mock test was conducted mainly to test run facilities at the various accredited centres nationwide, as well as familiarise candidates with the process.

READ ALSO  2019 UTME: JAMB remits N5bn to FG’s account

READ ALSO: UTME : JAMB moves to checkmate wristwatches, pen cheating

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Social Media Connect