The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has revealed that only 378,639 of the 1,761,338 who wrote the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME scored 200 and above.
The Registrar of JAMB, Professor Ishaq Oloyede, made this known during the 2022 policy meeting.
Oloyede revealed that an Ekiti indigene attained the highest score during the 2022 UTME examinations conducted by the board.
While giving further statistics of the 2022 examination, Oloyede noted that 378,639 scored above 200; a total of 520,596 candidates scored 190 and above ; 704,991 scored 180 and above; 934,103 scored 170 and above; 1,192, 057 scored 160 and above.
Oloyede noted that the board allowed candidates with awaiting results to register for the 2022 UTME.
“JAMB allow awaiting results candidates to register and sit for the 2022 UTME. These candidates can’t be considered for admission on awaiting result status. They must present their O’level results on the board’s portal before the commencement of admissions”.
Lagos Post Online,
Lagos Post is an online publication that seeks to provide fair, unbiased, credible, balanced and useful information about Corporate Organisations, Governments and the General Public by breaking news in Business, Politics, Arts, Entertainment, Culture, and Sports in Nigeria, Africa and the World. As a global news portal, we continually stand for responsible journalism and sound media practice.