The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that it will commence the sale of its 2016 UTME forms from Aug. 31 to Jan. 15, 2016.
This disclosure was made known in a statement by the board’s Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos.
According to the statement, the sale of the UTME forms is to prepare candidates early for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The statement further disclosed that candidates should purchase the examination scratch cards from Zenith Bank, Skye Bank and First Bank .
”The registration fee for the UTME is N5,000 and candidates are also to pay N500 to obtain the textbook, The Last Days at Forcados High School’.
”Candidates will, however, be issued the book at the point of registration after showing evidence of payment,” the statement said.
According to the statement, registration period would span from Aug. 31 to Jan. 15, 2016, while the registration website will close on Jan. 19, 2016.
The UTME is slated to commence on Feb.29 and end on March 14, 2016.