Prospective Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) candidates all over the country are facing difficulties registering for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
It was gathered that many are finding it difficult because of the National Identification Number (NIN) which has been made compulsory for all candidates.
Has JAMB 2021 Exam Date Postponed?
The 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) date which was slated to take place on June 5 and 19 2021 might be postponed as over 600,00 applicants are unable to register.
According to the JAMB Registrar Prof Ishaq Oloyede “The possibility of shifting the examination forward is still high, but that will be determine after our meeting with stakeholders. This is because about 6000 candidates who have indicated interest in the examination are yet to register. There is need to give everyone the opportunity,” he said.
JAMB 2021 Mock Exam Date
Follow uncertainty about the JAMB exam date, the mock exam which is the preparatory exam for candidates is still fixed for Thursday, 20th of May, 2021.
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