The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has officially released the schedule for the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Prospective candidates are advised to mark their calendars as the board outlines key dates for the crucial examination process. According to a statement from JAMB’s Public Communication Advisor (PAC), Fabian Benjamin, the sale of UTME application forms will commence on January 15th and conclude on February 26th, 2024. This provides a window for interested candidates to obtain the necessary documentation for participation.
The statement further reveals that the 2024 MOCK-UTME is set to take place on March 7th, offering candidates a simulated experience before the main examination. The main UTME is scheduled to occur between April 19th and April 29th, 2024, marking the period when candidates will be assessed on their academic prowess and readiness for tertiary education.
In light of the announcement, candidates are urged to print their examination slips starting from April 10th, 2024. This crucial document contains essential information such as examination venue, date, and time, and candidates are advised to pay close attention to any advisories issued by the Board regarding the examination process.
The statement emphasizes that candidates should stay informed by regularly visiting the official JAMB website at www.jamb.gov.ng for any additional information or updates.
These dates come as a result of recommendations from a two-day Information Technology (IT) and Management Retreat held between November 26th and November 28th, 2023. The Board aims to ensure a seamless and efficient conduct of the UTME, maintaining its commitment to providing a fair and transparent platform for tertiary education admissions.
Prospective candidates are encouraged to prepare diligently for the upcoming examination, and JAMB assures the public of its dedication to a smooth and credible UTME process.