JAMB has announced the date for the commencement of the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration. 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 2022 UTME/DE registration has been approved to commence on Saturday, February 12, and end on Saturday, March 19th, 2022. The registration will take place in about 700 centres across the country.
Candidates are also to note that the registration for Direct Entry applicants will run concurrently with that of UTME candidates. The board warned that there will be no extension of time for the sale of the UTME or DE application documents.
JAMB Main exam date
The exam will hold between Wednesday, April 20th – Saturday, April 30th 2022. 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 2022 JAMB exam, the time to start preparation is now. Do not wait longer.
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 2022 registration exercise. Therefore all candidates yet to register and obtain their NIN are advised to proceed to the closest NIMC registration centre. To register. See procedure here: JAMB 2022: NIN Registration Guidelines and Requirements
JAMB Registration cost
It also added that the registration fee for the 2022 application remains N3, 500, and N500 for recommended Reading Text which will be made known on February 12, 2021.
JAMB Mock exam date
The mock examination will be held on Saturday 2nd, April 2022 for those who indicate interest to take the mock during registration.
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 February 12th, 2022.
Summary of JAMB 2022 UTME Timetable;
JAMB 2022 UTME Registration Begins: 12th February 2022
JAMB 2022 UTME Registration Closes: 19th March 2022
JAMB Mock Exam Holds: 2nd April 2022
JAMB Main UTME Exam Begins: 20th April 2022
JAMB Main UTME Exam Ends: 30th, April 2022