The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has rescheduled the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to 11th April.
The board additionally fastened 1st April for the conduct of its mock examination earlier scheduled for Saturday, 23rd March.
JAMB’s Head of Media, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in a press release on Wednesday, in Abuja.
The assertion directed candidates to start the printing of their UTME notification slips from 2nd April in any a part of the nation.
The board added that it additionally reopened its registration portal to 41,063 candidates who’ve created their profiles and procured both the UTME or DE ePINS until Friday 15th, March.
The assertion learn: “The Board has scheduled to conduct the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from Thursday, 11th April, 2019.
‘’Candidates are to start the printing of the 2019 UTME notification slips from Tuesday, 2nd April, 2019. Candidates can print their slips anyplace.
“All candidates who registered for the 2019 UTME are to make sure that they print their examination notification slips earlier than the day of the examination as no excuses can be entertained.
‘’The general public ought to be aware that the Board wouldn’t reschedule examination for any candidate.
“Additionally the rescheduling of the mock examination to April was on account of sure circumstances past its management.
“Candidates who had indicated curiosity in participating within the mock examination throughout registration and have printed their mock examination notification slips to not reprint one other one.
“All the main points on the slips stay the identical besides the examination date which is now 1st April, 2019.
“Nigerians would recall that the Board had closed the sale of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry utility doc on Thursday, 21st February, 2019.
‘’On the shut of the sale and subsequently shut of registration portal, it was found that 41,063 candidates created profile and procured both UTME or DE ePINS however have been unable to finish their registration formalities after initiating the method.
“In view of this consideration the Board has opened the registration portal efficient from Wednesday 13th March, 2019 for all candidates with both UTME or DE ePINS to finish their registration formalities.
“The portal can be closed on Friday, 15th March, 2019 by 12midnight.
“This chance is for under candidates who had created profile and procured UTME or DE ePINS earlier than the shut of registration portal because the sale of ePINS had since been closed.
“Please endeavor to register earlier than Friday midnight if you’re holding any of the ePINS (UTME/DE,” it mentioned.