It is no new news that the statistics concerning the 2021/22 UTME have been updated, which the registration and examination exercise is to start a few months away from now.
Candidates who are to take part in this exercise are required to take notice of the instructions, requirements, and dates for the registration and examination.
The outcome of the assembly which took vicinity on the 22nd of March 2021, held by the Governing Board of the JOINT ADMISSION MATRICULATION BOARD(JAMB), led to an agreement on when and how the registration and examination are to be conducted.
In my next paragraph, I will be sharing with you the five(5) crucial matters you desire to recognize about the 2021/22 UTME registration and examination dates.
REGISTRATION AND EXAMINATION DATES
The 2021/22 UTME registration exercise and sales of form will begin on 8th, April 2021 and ends on the 15th, May 2021. And it has been confirmed that the 2021/22 UTME main examination will start on 5th, June 2021 and it will run till 19th, June 2021
According to the assertion from the BOARD, concerning the DE(direct entry) registration– "Candidates are also to note that the registration for DE applicants would run concurrently with that of UTME candidates. There would be no extension of time for the sale of the UTME/DE application documents"
NOTE: Has it is clearly stated by the board that there will be no extension of the registration dates. So you ought to keep the date in mind and continue to be updated.
2021/22 UTME MOCK EXAMINATION(OPTIONAL)
The motive of this examination is to acquaint involved candidates with the new CBT examination adopted through JAMB a few years in the past for the conduct of matriculation exams.
So there's no BIG deal about this.
NOTE: It is not compulsory, the full advantage it has is to allow candidates to familiarise themselves with the workings of CBT, to hold away from pointless errors throughout the examination, which may want to affect their chances of securing admission.
For these candidates who want to be a section of this, the Mock exam holds on the 30th, April 2021 and the registration ends before the 24th, April 2021.
HOW MUCH IS THE 2021/22 UTME FORM?
The fee of registration stays N3,500 and an extra N500 for the obligatory purchase of inspecting texts for the candidates will additionally apply.
WILL JAMB STILL USE SWEET SIXTEEN?
The suited text to be used for the 2021/22 UTME will be brought when registration starts on 8th, April 2021.
WILL NIN BE REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION?
Yes!… Unlike the one-of-a-kind jamb registration process, you don't. But for the sake of worthwhile registration, you will need to provide jamb with your National Identification Number(NIN), during your registration.
According to the statement from the board meeting, "For any person to be registered for UTME/DE, he/she must supply his/her National Identity Number (NIN)."
Candidates should try as much as possible to stay updated, so as not to be left out.