The registration dates for the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) have been announced, providing prospective candidates with essential information to embark on this academic journey. According to the latest updates, individuals are advised to start by creating their profiles on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) website. The official commencement of the sale of application documents is set for Monday, January 15th, 2024. Aspiring candidates are granted a six-week window, concluding on Monday, February 26, to complete their registration process.
It is noteworthy that the registration fee for the 2024 UTME varies, contingent on whether candidates opt for the optional mock exam. Those choosing to partake in the mock exam will be required to pay N7,700, whereas those abstaining will incur a fee of N6,200. For foreign candidates, the cost of Application Documents stands at $30.
For individuals seeking admission through the Direct Entry route, the registration window will open on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, and will close on Thursday, March 28, 2024.
A key highlight of the examination schedule is the mock exam for the 2024 UTME, scheduled for Thursday, March 7, 2024. Candidates can access and print their examination slips starting from Wednesday, April 10, 2024. The primary UTME is set to span ten days, commencing on Friday, April 19th, 2024, and concluding on Monday, April 29th, 2024.
For further details and comprehensive information, interested parties are encouraged to visit the official JAMB website at http://jamb.gov.ng or make a physical visit to any JAMB office in proximity.
In summary, with the registration process initiating on January 15th, 2024, and extending until February 26th, prospective candidates have ample time to prepare for the 2024 UTME and DE. It is crucial to be mindful of the varying registration fees based on the decision to participate in the mock exam. As the examination dates approach, candidates are advised to stay informed by referring to the official website or reaching out to JAMB offices for any clarifications or additional guidance.