JAMB reports 140 as removed mark for UNIVERSITY confirmation

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and heads of tertiary schooling establishments and different partners in the training area in the nation have declared the base removed mark for affirmations in the 2022/2023 scholarly meeting.

The partners reported 140 as the base cut-off mark for entrance into Nigerian colleges, polytechnics – 100 and universities of schooling – 100 were spread the word about at a Policy Meeting on Admissions managed by the Minister of Education, Adamu, in Abuja.

Support’s enlistment center, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, who reported the cut-off after intensive discussions and votes by bad habit chancellors of colleges, ministers of polytechnics, and executives of schools of instruction, said the ramifications is that each establishment has the privilege to fix its own removed imprint even up to 220 however nobody would be permitted to go not exactly the concurred least characteristics of 100 for universities of training, 100 for polytechnics and 140 for colleges.

The JAMB recorder uncovered that just 378,639 of the 1,761,338 who composed the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) scored 200 or more.

While giving further measurements of the 2022 assessment, Oloyede noticed that 378,639 scored over 200; a sum of 520,596 competitors scored 190 or more; 704,991 scored 180 or more; 934,103 scored 170 or more; 1,192, 057 scored 160 or more.

Talking further, Oloyede noticed that the board permitted competitors with anticipating results to enlist for the 2022 UTME.

“Pillar permitted anticipating results possibility to enlist and sit for the 2022 UTME. These competitors can’t be considered for confirmation on anticipating result status. They should introduce their O’level results on the board’s entry before the initiation of confirmations,” Oloyede said.

On his part, the Minister of Education, Adamu said, encouraged all establishments to stick rigorously to all confirmation regulatios endorsed by the administrative bodies, for example, the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and the National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE), “especially with respect to supported amounts, proportions and different details implied for worked on quality, responsibility and value.

“During the 2021 Policy Meeting, I encouraged tertiary establishments to embrace a more adaptable stance in the confirmations cycle furnished all activities are in consistence with the rules. One size fits everything is damaging, thus, the legal expectations that in the activity of its capabilities, JAMB shouldn’t annihilate the characteristics and remarkable highlights of every one of the Institutions.

As per him, “In 2017, we presented the Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) to destroy the primitive exercises around affirmation methodology towards snuggling transparencies and accountabilities on confirmations. It was on this note that it was ordered that all admissions to tertiary establishments in Nigeria should be done on the CAPS.

“This suggests that all applications for customary and non-standard admissions to tertiary organizations should be steered through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board in congruity with its empowering regulation. I’m mindful that JAMB issues explicit Advisories to direct various parts of the interaction. I thusly encourage each Institution to follow those warnings in light of a legitimate concern for the area.

“By the last approach meeting, I had supported that all ill-conceived confirmations from 2017 to 2020 be overlooked given such up-and-comers met the base passage capabilities in their different courses of study.

“I’m mindful that the interaction drove the impacted organizations to announce around 1,000,000 ill-conceived confirmations for the periods.

“When the cycle is finished, vital measures would be set up to track and endorse all blamable Heads of Institutions regardless of regardless of whether they are still in office. I have coordinated a nearby watch on the 2021 and 2022 activities with the end goal of recognizing any violator for stricter discipline. I should repeat my position that no violator would slip through the cracks even after the person probably finished the residency of office.”