9 Aug 2017

See When JAMB 2017/2018 – Change Of Course And Institution Will End Once Admissions Are Concluded

The Joint Confirmation and Registration Board (Frame), has revealed that it won't close that the change of courses and organizations methods, until 2017/2018 affirmation is finished up.

This was unveiled by the Support's Head of Advertising, Fabian Benjamin, amid a meeting with newsmen.

As indicated by him, it wasn't right for any understudy to watch that the load up would close the change of courses and organizations method soon and exhorted contender to dodge freeze, however set aside opportunity to settle on choice that is appropriate for them, to secure entrance into higher foundations.

He additionally expressed that the procedure is a consistent exercise and which the board does not expect to close now but rather simply after confirmation has been finished up.

"This is so in light of the fact that there are minutes whereby competitors who picked specific foundation won't have opportunity there and other one will need to offer them confirmation.

"In the event that shut it will be hard to get to such offer, hopefuls should simply backpedal to the entrance and roll out improvements to those foundations and get to accessible open doors.

"We need to maintain a strategic distance from circumstance whereby applicants will have various confirmation and will take one and be denied that open door.

“When we do that statistics will be strengthened; if candidates choose University of Lagos and later consider Yaba-Tech the statistic will reflect the second choice.

“So that when we are giving account of admission of candidate, we will be able to provide accurate statistic and not distorted data we have been dishing out before,” he said.

He said that the change is imperative for candidates who made mistakes while choosing courses they want to study or the institution or university they want to apply to.

Benjamin explained that the process of change of courses and institutions could be done with the payment of N2, 500 in JAMB Computer Based Tests (CBT) centres and at other approved centres.

He, therefore, advised candidates who wished to change their choice of course or institution to think properly, before doing so to avoid irregularities.

Benjamin said that the board would hold the policy committee meeting on Aug. 21 and Aug. 22, to determine cut-off points for admissions this year into various courses and tertiary institutions.

He further said that the decision for the cut-off points for admission would be decided by Vice-Chancellors of universities, Rectors of Polytechnics and Mono-techniques and Provosts of Colleges of Education.




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