JAMB Commences 2019 Admission

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has kick-began exercises for 2019 entrance into tertiary organizations, with the initial 2019 arrangement meeting in Osun State.

The approach meeting which was gone to by heads of tertiary establishments, is the main worthy gathering where plans and projects for affirmations are examined and endorsed to control the lead of position of appropriately qualified possibility to tertiary foundations in Nigeria.

The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Sonny Echono, who managed the gathering, without the pastor, reminded the members that choices taken at the gathering had broad ramifications on the instruction fate of numerous Nigerians thus the requirement for broad consideration on issues.

"It observes on us to be touchy, straightforward, legit and true in our thought of rules, guidelines and standards of 2019 affirmations work out," he forewarned.

Echono said that legislature was discontent with the dimension of acts of neglect recorded in 2019 UTME work out, focusing on that it was a pointer that the examination business requires careful procedure to clean it.

To this end, he announced that Federal Ministry of Education had endorsed some confirmation rules for 2019 affirmation work out, especially in regions of screening expense being charged by establishments, span of projects and necessary affirmation through JAMB's Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS).

He asked foundations not to charge any expense past the concurred N2, 000 as screening expense for new understudies, notwithstanding different rules affirmed by the Federal government.

He included: "We have additionally requested that every single tertiary foundation update their registration list on the CAPS as proper in substance and on schedule. Notwithstanding that, hopefuls with unique needs should be considered for affirmation as long as they meet the base necessities."

The perpetual secretary additionally unveiled that JAMB had been coordinated to make accessible to every tertiary establishment, the facial and finger pictures of the particular hopefuls of every foundation for the screening exercise.

"This measure is intended to end the substitution of hopefuls with impersonators. It is in this manner not allowed for any tertiary organization to retake new photos or fingerprints."

He cautioned that any foundation that intentionally or unintentionally enables the impersonators to infiltrate the framework would be viewed as an assistant and be so treated.

Tread Started by: Christian Uriel On 3:11pm Jun 11