JAMB Registration form for 2017/2018 CBT is out online at jamb.org.ng. Here is the guide, requirements and all you need to know that will walk you through the registration process. All candidates who seek admission into Nigeria’s Federal, State and Private Universities, Federal, State and Private Polytechnics, Colleges of education and other specialized institutions are hereby notified.
All secondary school leavers who wish to gain admission in the coming 2017/2018 session through Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) should follow instructions released strictly. Below is the majority of information you need to successfully register for JAMB 2017.
JAMB Registration 2017 / 2018 Period (Registration Starting and Closing Date)
Majority of the questions we have been getting have been about when JAMB registration for 2017 will start. Yes, there has been a long delay than usual in the commencement of JAMB registration 2017 online for UTME. A lot of intending applicants are already frustrated by the long wait and would like to know when they can go online to register.
NOTE: Intending JAMB candidates should note that JAMB CBT registration was scheduled to start on the 20th of December, 2016, and scheduled to come to a close on
9th of February, 2017. This has not been started and JAMB has not announced a new date. Also, closing date has not been set by JAMB.
JAMB UTME Registration Fees For 2017
Another question we have received a lot is about how much candidates are expected to pay to register for JAMB UTME. The 2017/2018 registration fee is ₦6,500. If you want this broken down for you, the JAMB scratch card is ₦5,000, while the online registration itself is ₦1,000 and N500 for the book.
So, now you know how much the scratch card for JAMB registration is, and how much the online registration costs. In addition, candidates are expected to purchase the textbook, titled “The Last Days at Forcados High School.” As mentioned earlier, it comes at a cost of Five Hundred Naira (₦500.00) only.
Where can you buy registration scratch cards/form?
We have been informed that the 2017 JAMB registration scratch card for UTME 2018/2019 is now available at designated points and banks nationwide.
Registration forms and cards are now available in the following Banks and NIPOST offices Nationwide.
- Zenith Bank Plc
- Skye Bank Plc
- First Bank
All candidates are to take note that irrespective of their choice of course of study or method of testing, they will also be tested on a general book. The name of the general book is; “The Last Days at Forcados High School.” by A. H. Mohammed.
Before you go ahead, it is good to also know the JAMB cut-off mark for the course you want to choose. This should give you an idea of how much to prepare for the course. Click here to see JAMB Cut-off Marks for all Courses.
Your Registration Credentials & Expected Documents (Requirements)
You should go along to the accredited JAMB registration 2017 center near you with your credentials that can be uploaded to the registration portal. Also, after your registration, there are items/documents you are expected to be given. Make sure you collect them before leaving the registration center.
- A soft copy of the current JAMB Syllabus for the examination.
- Admission procedure and requirements of Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria. Also included are the available programmes of study in the institutions.
- If you paid for the book before going to the registration center, show them your receipt and you will also get your own copy of the book.
Accredited JAMB Registration Centers
As said earlier, registration for JAMB UTME 2017/2018 can be done on Jamb website or accredited centers. All interested candidates should note that they can easily access the Board’s website on www.jamb.org.ng for registration using the registration scratch card.
Please take note that Registration for the CBT examination can be done on the website at anytime within the specified registration period through any of the accredited 2017 JAMB registration centers nationwide.
2017 JAMB Registration Updates Free
We will also keep you updated under this headline as more JAMB updates roll in for both UTME and Direct Entry candidates. Stay with us and you will also be the first to hear about it when JAMB Result is released.