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What Is The Outcome Of JAMB Policy Meeting

What Is The Outcome Of JAMB Policy Meeting

What Is The Outcome Of JAMB Policy Meeting
June 27
07:34 2018

We compiled a summary of JAMB’s policy meeting – General cutoff mark is 120….Schools can now decide own..

The outcome of the JAMB 2018 Cut-Off Policy Meeting. The meeting laid out crucial 2018 admission guidelines, including the determination of the official 2018 Admission Cut-off Marks for various institutions.


1.Beware of Change of Institution. Prof Oloyede warns.

2.Beware of the information you submit while registering. Your date of birth can cost you a lot when you are to be mobilized for NYSC – Prof Oloyede

3.We are introducing a process to ensure admission is not delayed – jamb

4.Universities are not permitted to hold on to a candidate for a long period. Once a University cannot admit, she is expected to release them to other Universities.

5.Before now, a candidate applies for Medicine and because the University needs more students in Agric, such student is moved to the department. The damaged is caused because such student won’t get to know until a later date. With the new system, no more.

6.Every University has their Quota by jamb already. We might not be able to release some information now. Meanwhile, Universities can request for more Quota

7.With the new system, no candidates can upload a fake O level result as done before now.

8.With the new system that will be implemented, a candidate can with the use of a USSD code, confirm or reject his/her admission. You can also confirm your admission status as a candidate.

9.All Universities are now expected to obey and comply with the timeline of admission with the new system.

10.All Universities still have the flexibility to create their cut off marks. This will be done between now and tomorrow.

11.All Universities will input their cut off marks this afternoon after lunch – jamb

12.All Universities will download the list of students who chose them today also. Meanwhile, there is a risk in this.

13.With the information here, Post Utme Screening results is part of the admission processing.

14.jamb will keep suggesting to Universities qualified students.

15.No automatic admission for those without the necessary requirement. For those that met with the requirement, jamb will contact the said institution to know why they are not admitted yet.

16.Once a candidate accepts an admission, the window is closed for such candidate for that year. These are the benefits of the new system – jamb.

17.The new system is a secured one. So all stake holders present should be relaxed.

18.jamb is no longer releasing any further results. Meanwhile, more measures will be taken to avoid fraudsters during jamb. – Prof Oloyede.

19.Private Universities can now smile as admissions will be timely.

20.The system will be very easy to use – jamb

21.Carrying capacity, cut off marks, download of candidates by Universities will be concluded today.

22.Welcome to the world of CAPS – Central Admission Processing System (jamb).

23.Once again, jamb will not impose anything on any higher institution.

24.Will Post-UTME be conducted?, the Minister said we will allow Post Utme for those who wants to do it. He did not impose it- Prof Oloyede.

25.jamb cannot decide cut off marks for Universities – Prof Oloyede.

26.ASUU shouldn’t affect admission processing. Else, no admission for that University for that year – Prof Oloyede.

27.All available national/west africa certificates are available for admission. Nothing like ICTS result-Prof Oloyede.

28.If you have not uploaded your O level before now, please do. But if you have before now, no problem – jamb.

29.No student will be admitted with Awaiting Result – Prof Oloyede.

30.jamb will not wait for Neco but will be flexible. Once the result is out, they can send it to us.

31.I want to air my view in line with Post Utme Exam. It appears some Universities will not be having it this year because it is late already,while some Universities will gladly adopt it. Meanwhile, all students are to prepare for both.

32.Students are free to transfer from one University to the other. This Law has been in existence 29years ago. No University has the right to disqualify any student once he or she is qualified –

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