Any young person who still dreams of furthering his or her education would be familiar with various terms which include Jamb admission status and how to check their jamb result.
Schooling does not end at secondary school and there are several post-secondary schools out there that have been accredited to award certificates to qualified and graduating students. However, there are various steps to be taken before you can finally stand a chance.
As an intending student, you can either enter a higher institution through remedial programmes or by taking the Jamb CBT exam. If you are making your entry via Jamb, then you must sit for a qualifying exam and must also make the grade before being granted admission.
There are levels to making the grade, universities’ cut off mark will always be higher than the polytechnics and colleges of education. Therefore, as an applicant, you will need to ensure you meet an acceptable standard to stand a chance.
The Jamb cbt exam comes up once a year in Nigeria and it is anchored by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board. Both secondary school leavers and students who wish to upgrade from other schools to university will be able to check their Jamb admission status provided they have fulfilled the jamb requirements.
Also, candidates who want to print their admission letters will be able to confirm on the Jamb admission status website to check whether their names are now with Jamb. These post-secondary schools will normally send the list of successful candidates to Jamb.
This article will guide you on how you can check your jamb admission status online.
HOW TO CHECK JAMB ADMISSION STATUS
- Visit the Jamb official portal from your browser. The jamb portal is http://www.jamb.org.ng/efacility/.
- Enter your username and password to login to your Jamb dashboard.
- Wait for the page to load. After loading, locate “Check Admission Status” and select it.
- Choose your exam year and carefully enter your Jamb reg number in the new fields.
- Select “Check Admission Status” to confirm your Jamb admission status. Also, you should be able to print it out if you have a printer connected to your device.
As an applicant who has successfully written the Jamb CBT Examination, it is important to check your Jamb admission status from time to time. Candidates who also used “Awaiting Result” during Jamb registration should also upload their o’ level result to the portal so that the institutions under consideration would be able to process their admission.
Processing of admission may take a considerable amount of time and that is not enough for you to lose hope. Sometimes, you may see, “Not Offered Admission Yet“, schools do process admission batch by batch and it is likely your name is not ready.
You just need to keep calm and with The management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) recent review that allowed joint processing of university, polytechnic, and college of education, your chance of being admitted into any of the institutions is better than what they used to be.
Meanwhile, if you are offered admission, it is very important to print your Admission Letter after you have accepted the offer. You will need the Admission Letter during your clearance and also when you are going for your NYSC one-year mandatory service after your school days.