JAMB, announce new registration procedure for 2021
JAMB, (The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board) announce new registration method for 2021 UTME and DIRECT ENTRY candidates. The board made it known to the public on wednesday in Abuja that the use of email is no longer required for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration.
Moreso, Prof Ishaq Oloyede made it known to the public while addressing Journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, Oloyede said; “As from Thursday, 15th April, 2021, candidates will no longer use any email address during registration.” he further added “The use of Mobile APP on the candidates’ phone and on the 55019 option being designed for the registration. He said admission status (Notification) or Result notification slip can be done anywhere using candidate registration number. He made it to known that candidates will provide their email addresses only after the 2021 UTME/DE registration exercise has been declared closed by JAMB. Using SMS method by sending the word email (then space email address). The JAMB boss said the new system is to ensure candidates’ information are not exposed to indisciplined Cyber Cafe operators.
He,further, said the Board has stopped the use of cash for any transactions in the Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres owned by JAMB, he said only use of Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards is now allowed.