The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it has approved 256 centers for the JAMB 2014/2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) Computer Based Test (CBT) across the country.
Mr Fabian Benjamin, the board’s Head of Public Relations, made the disclosure in a telephone interview on Monday in Lagos.
Mr Fabian said that the centres were increased from 56 in the Jamb 2013/2014 UTME to 256 for the forthcoming Jamb examination (2014/2015).
He said that the increase was made to accommodate the large number of candidates applying for the computer-based-test (CBT).
“The Jamb Application form is out and on sale already; preparation for the technical aspect is in top gear.
“Centres that had hitches during the 2012/2013 examination will be corrected, while some may not be used.
“What we already have on ground is close to perfection,“ he said.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), had announced the commencement of the sale of the application forms for the 2014/2015 UTME for candidates who are seeking admission into their choice of Institution for the 2014/2015 academic session.
Closing Date for the sales of Jamb 2014/2015 Form
Interested candidates seeking admission into Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria should take note that the online registration would be on sale until March 14th, 2014, while the portal would closed on March 25th 2014.
Date for Jamb 2014/2015 Examination
The board said that the Jamb 2014 examination would be conducted on 5th April, 2014 for those writing the Paper Pencil Test (PPT) and Dual Based Test (DBT).
Meanwhile, the date for the Computer Based Test (CBT) has not been fixed, according to the board, the date would be announced later.
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board said that the Jamb examination centres of the candidates would depend on their chosen towns during online registration. (NAN)
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