2017 JAMB UTME Registration – Instructions & Guidelines

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This is to inform the general public that the 2017/2018 Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) registration commencement date has not been announced..

We have decided to create this Portal to avail our readers with the latest trend about 2017 JAMB UTME.

2017 JAMB UTME registration will now be done through JAMB certified registration centres nationwide.

The 2017 JAMB UTME will only feature Computer Based Test – CBT (just like the previous conducted UTME).

Below are some important links you must check:


At the point of purchase of the e-registration scratch cards, the following documents shall be made available for collection by every candidate.

  • Syllabus for the examination in soft copy.
  • Guidelines on admission (Brochure) in soft copy, detailing list of Tertiary Institutions and available programmes of study.

Please note that the items listed above are at NO EXTRA cost to the candidates, and writing materials and calculator will be made available to the candidate on the day of the examination.


The 2016/2018 UTME form is sold at the cost of N5,000.00 (five thousand naira) only and candidates will be tested on a newly introduced novel, ‘The Last Days at Forcados High School’ which will be sold at an additional cost of N500.oo (five hundred naira).

Some of the designated banks from which the forms could be purchased include; Zenith Bank, Skye Bank, Union Bank, First Bank and NIPOST.


Change of course(s) and/or institutions shall be allowed by the Board after the release of results.

The fee for change of course(s) and/or institutions is N2,500.00 (Two Thousand, Five Hundred Naira only).


  • The 2015 CBT will commence on Monday, February 29th and end on Monday, March 14th, 2016.
  • The venue of the examination will be at the candidates’ chosen town during on-line registration.


The general entry requirements approved for admission into the First Degree, National Diploma (ND), National Innovation Diploma (NID), and Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) programmes in Universities, other Degree-Awarding Institutions, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovation Enterprise Institutes and Colleges of Education are available in the Brochure which accompanies registration materials.

Please note that a matriculated student in any university is not eligible to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) except those who are transferring from foreign Universities.


i. The registration fee, once paid is not refundable.

ii. Registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is On-line (via internet) and all applicants are advised to register by themselves. All required information must be provided.

iii. Applicants are advised to read and understand the instructions on how to complete the on-line registration before visiting any cbt centre.

iv. Candidates should study the guidelines on admission before registration.

v. Candidates who damage or lose their scratch cards before registration will have to purchase another scratch card.

vi. Multiple entries are not allowed. Candidates who register more than once will have their entire results cancelled.

vii. Candidates should note that their uploaded image or photograph will be embossed on their result slips and admission letters.

viii. Candidates can access the Board’s website on (www.jamb.org.ng) for registration using the registration scratch card. Registration can be done on the website at anytime within the stipulated registration period through any of the accredited and authorised CBT centres.

ix. Candidates are to note that irrespective of their choice of course of study or method of testing, they will also be tested on a general book. “The Last Days at Forcados High School” By A.H. Mohammed

Candidates are to note that there will be no extension of the date of registration.

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