JAMB has announced the date for the commencement of the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This was contained in a statement issued in Bwari, FCT, by JAMB’s Head, Public Affairs and Protocols, Dr. Fabian Benjamin.
Registration Date and deadline
According to JAMB, the 2024 UTME/DE registration has been approved to commence on Saturday, 15th January to 26th February 2024. The registration will take place in over 700 centres across the country.
JAMB Main exam date
The exam will hold between hold from April 19th to 29th, 2024. Venues of the examination would be at any of the centres in the candidate’s chosen examination town. For all candidates who will be writing the 2024 JAMB exam, the time to start preparation is now. Do not wait longer. Start your preparation now with the 2024 First Class JAMB CBT exam app/software. Download and activate the app or software now via the link below;
- Download First Class JAMB CBT App 2024 for Android phones and tablets
- Download First Class JAMB CBT Software 2024 for computer systems (DESKTOP/LAPTOP)
NIN is a compulsory requirement for registration
JAMB also stated that all candidates must provide their National Identity Number (NIN) at the point of registration. as this is mandatory for participation in the 2024 registration exercise. Therefore all candidates yet to register and obtain their NIN are advised to proceed to the closest NIMC registration centre.
JAMB Registration cost
It also added that the registration fee for the 2024 application remains N3, 500, and N500 for recommended Reading Text.
JAMB Mock exam date
The 2024 mock examination will be held on March 7th, 2024. Candidates who would like to take the mock exam, will be expected to pay the sum of N1000 service charge to the Computer-Based Test centres for the conduct of mock examination at the point of registration to prevent a situation where candidates would indicate their interest to sit the mock-UTME leading the various centres to commit human and material resources only for them to stay away on the day of the examination.
JAMB further revealed that the complete information regarding the registration processes and requirements would be made available on JAMB’s official website and also advertised in the electronic and print media before January 15th, 2024.
Summary of JAMB 2024 UTME Timetable;
JAMB UTME Registration Begins: 15th January 2024
JAMB UTME Registration Closes: 26th February 2024
JAMB Mock Exam Holds: 7th March, 2024
Printing of 2024 JAMB exam slip begins: 10th April 2024
JAMB Main UTME Exam Begins: 19th April, 2024
JAMB Main UTME Exam Ends: 29th, April 2024
What to do At the moment
While we wait for the complete details of the JAMB registration process to be released, we advise candidates to ensure they get all they require for the registration ready like NIN, copies of O’level results, profile code. Also, this is the time to make the decisions on the school and course you need to apply for. Also, download the First Class JAMB CBT App /Software for 2024 This will help them prepare adequately for the exam.