JAMB UTME 2017 Registration Statistics: 800,000 UTME Candidates Have Been Registered. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB commenced the 2017 Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination, UTME registration on Monday 20th March, its spokesperson Dr Fabian Benjamin said the Board has within registered 800,000 candidates.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) revealed on Wednesday that 800,000 candidates have registered since the sales of UTME form began on March 20.
According to the board’s Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, who disclosed this, the introduction of the remit mode of payment has improved the process of acquiring registration documents.
“I want to assure all candidates that are desirous of registering for this examination, will not be left out.
“We are working hard to ensure that no Nigerian child is denied of his or her right of advancing in education.
He further stated that reports had also indicated that many registration centre owners were happy with the way the exercise was going.