The JAMB 2018 Policy Meeting for 2018/19 admission cut off mark into tertiary institutions in Nigeria held on the 26th of June 2018. In the meeting the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu warned that FG would sanction any tertiary institution which charges more than N2,000 for post-UTME.
The JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, also said UTME scores were not the cut-off marks to gain admission into universities. Oloyede said the marks were just minimum scores, adding that there were other assessments for consideration before a candidate could gain admission into tertiary institutions.
This post will provide a full presentation presented by the JAMB Registrar during the JAMB 2018 Policy Meeting.
Some of the vital information that can be gotten from the presentation are;
2018 Admission Timelines and Calendars
– JAMB & Tertiary Institutions are to ensure that Admissions periods are sacrosanct and must be followed and adhered to;
1st choice admissions must be done during the period earmarked for 1st choice
other choices must be processed during the timelines set out for them.
– JAMB would communicate Admissions Programmes, Calendars & Timetables to Tertiary Institutions immediately after this Policy Meeting.
– At the end of the 1 st choice period, all candidates not admitted would be pulled out of the institutions’ platform on CAPS & be made available to other willing institutions
– Any candidate who has chosen an institution as 2nd, 3rd or 4th choice does not need any change of choice or payment to JAMB to be considered for admission during the period of the 2nd choice admission.
2018 JAMB Documents Requirement Required for Clearance of UTME Candidates
How to detect fake Result Slips and Admission Letter using CAPS, JAMB Mobile App, CAPS Mobile App
Notification of Admission Through SMS
New Features of CAPS
Admission of other candidates (Non-UTME)
2019/2020 JAMB Brochure Review (Using IBASS)