The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB has stated that the much awaited policy committee meeting to discussed the cut-off marks for admission into the various courses in all the Nigerian Tertiary institution will be held on August 21st and 22nd 2017.
This was contained in a press statement made available by JAMB. It was noted that the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, had given the Board approval to hold the policy committee meeting on 2017 admission. The meeting will officially kickstart the 2017 admission exercise.
According to the statement, “All stakeholders including vice-chancellors of universities, rectors of polytechnics and mono-technics and provosts of colleges of education would be in attendance.”
It was gathered that JAMB has sent to all institutions a soft copy of printout of candidates who chose them.
“This year, the Board has sent candidates who scored 100 and above in their JAMB to the institutions in its flexible admission policy for institutions to determine the suitability of the candidates in compliance with all laid down rules and regulations as determined by the proprietors of the institutions and approved by Senate of the various schools.
JAMB equally revealed that it will ensure that all the admission guidelines as set by the Senate are strictly adhered to by all tertiary institutions admission officers.