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2016 JAMB UTME CBT Examination Date

From the information reaching us, this is to inform all the candidates that would participate in the 2016/2017 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination (UTME) that the date for the examination is out. i.e. the 2016 JAMB UTME examination date is out.



According to the information reaching us from the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, the  2016 JAMB UTME would be purely CBT.

The 2016 JAMB UTME has been scheduled to commence on Monday, 29th February to 14th March, 2016.

Recommended: How to Re-Print JAMB UTME Registration Slip.

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Recommended: 2016 JAMB UTME Registration – Instructions & Guidelines.

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  1. Abraham says:

    Sir I wrote my JAMB Exam today 21st of march but av nt seen mine,wich dos people we wrote together have seen dier result.what shuld I do abt dis Sir?

  2. Godfrei says:

    Sir, I wrote my exam on the 12th of March and i have not seen my result till now.
    What do i do plz?

  3. Agboola3324 says:

    I av been having prblm wit checking my result, it z jxt saying “it as exceeded d maximum numba of result I can check dat I shud buy e-facilities card”.And i ave’nt check d result b4….wat z goin on plssssss

  4. Pls sir,i would like to know if I can change my institution after my jamb result is out..just saw my jamb result today nd I want to confirm if the form for changing institution is out

  5. my sister missed her examination date. how can we get her another examination date?

  6. morning to you all, please I don’t understand what’s going on, the JAMB isn’t a medical examination to study in nigeria? what do I need to take part, Ireally have no information concerning all this. can I have a little brief,, .,,? Thanks

  7. Emmanuel says:

    Exam to commence on 9 and end on 21? Am given 24. What do i do?

  8. Emmanuel says:

    I pray God will provide ability to write this jamb in Jesus name

  9. Please sir, I have examination on 24th March that is for JAMB. But the thing is that I heard JAMB is stopping on 21st March, please is that true?

  10. I have an Nd result from Nigeria institute journalism
    can I do a direct entry into a university to study mass com
    If yes,
    what will be the requirements??

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Joke, OOU accepts ND from NIJ. You will need to obtain Direct entry form to proceed with the admission.

  11. pls i i want to change course and institution after writing my jamb how much is the form to change the cause and institution. and those seat have a website that i can access it and do it my myself pls email me and the website if its has

    thank am waiting for your response

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Georgy, The price for the change of course form is not yet known but will be announced when the form is out.

  12. kareestyles says:

    when is the original date or the jamb examination

  13. Please When are we writing jamb?

  14. Simon Peter says:

    You send mi an activation code which I did activate it after a some weeks it deactivate itself by showing me a different PRODUCT ID automatic. So what can I do now

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Peter, that is a virus problem. Try to re-install the CBT software again and scan your system with a good antivirus.
      NOTE: The Activation key can only work for one system or PC.

  15. Richard Timothy says:

    I send you my detail both on phone and through this email with my detail but uptill now no response from your part

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Richard, We are very sorry for the delay, kindly use the contact page to send your details again.

  16. Pls Sir I wanna know if I can go for microbiology with d use of geography to substitute physics I.e (eng, chem, bio, geo).

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Samuel, You cannot substitute geography for Physics. “Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.”

  17. pls i apply to uniilorin for french, but iam using social science o level result can i be consoder?

  18. princewill says:

    sir pls someone with eng.maths,chem,phy,economics can that person sit for engineering course

  19. slilMoet says:

    Pls wen is d date 4 givn us centre n seat number n wen exactly is d date 4 writn JAMB

  20. Dagreen says:

    pls, sir wht are d subject 4 banking and finance

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Dagreen, For Jamb: English, Mathematics, one Social Science subject and any other subject.

  21. amicable chy says:

    pls sir am i right? i want to study computer science so i put these subjects; ENGLISH, MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY.

  22. amicable chy says:

    pls sir, when do i need to reprint my result so that i can get my center for the exam?

  23. Hi,please sir i have National Diploma with lower credit from a polytechnic. Which of the Nigerian Universities accept lower credit for direct entry?

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Ura, Some university accepts lower credit in ND plus Jamb depending on the course you intend to study and the Institution.

  24. shedrack says:

    I wanna learn

  25. pls sir syllabus for medicine cousre

  26. Emmanuel Onuoha says:

    Please sir am going computer engineering course, please sir what subject should i write for this course.

  27. victorry says:

    pls what are the subject combinations for studying mathematics

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Victory, English, Mathematics, and any two of physics, Chemistry and Economics or Geography.

  28. jamielucas says:

    good day sir, i want to study computer engineering what subjects should i put in 2015 jamb

  29. jennifer says:

    pls sir…..when is jamb registration closing? And what are the subject combination for medicine?

  30. Umah Daniel says:

    Pls. Sir, what is my jamb subject fo Public Admin. and Economics

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Daniel, English, Mathematics, Economics and any other Social Science subject (any of Government, History, Geography, Lit-in-English).

  31. PLS, what’s the tuition fee for obafemi awolowo university and university of ilorin for both new intakes and continuing students?

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Tolu, Tuition fee for both universities vary but its not less than 50,000naira for freshers in both schools.

  32. What ar d course combination for pub admin via unizik

  33. Hello,pls can i use d combination of,chem,phy and biology(excludn maths) to study Geology in aaua?,and also what courses can i use dsame subjects 2 study at fedpoly ado pls?

  34. pls sir i want to ask wheather i can study law without literature

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Dimboy, No it is not possible. To study law, One must have Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics. and in Jamb, English plus Any three Arts or Social Science subjects.

  35. Please sir, can i have the list of jamb examination centers in anambra

  36. mauzu paul says:

    pls sir is;t possible to change some information for jamb registration form DAT has already be be process and printed out……before d date of d examination…. information like school and course…… pls

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Paul, It is not possible to change school or course until after the exam is written then you will have to obtain a change of course/institution form which will enable you change your course and institution.

  37. Akpene Jacob says:

    What is really their problem? Tell us the exact exam date and let’s know

  38. sunday says:

    Sir, what are the course needed for machanical engineering

  39. Oluebube says:

    I want to study pharmacy,what subjects do I take for my jamb exam?

  40. Oluebube says:

    I want to study pharmacy,what subjects can I choose for my exam?

  41. Please sir, am confused, i wanna study international relations, what should be the combination of subs i’ll do in jamb, i need an asnwer urgently, please, thanks.

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Issac, English plus Economics, Literature- in- English and Geography/Government/History.

  42. I want to study anthropology,pls wat are. The subjects. Combination

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Roland, English plus Any three of History, CRK/IRK, Geography, Economics, Literature in English and French.

  43. christian says:

    Pls sir, what are the course combination of business studies in UTME

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Christian, Business Administration UTME subjects are English, Maths, Economics and any other Art or Social Science Subject.

  44. blessing says:

    pls i need cbt cd. pls, help me send to my email to enable download and make use of it 2015/2016 jamb…. with the lit in english to read pls .help me out

  45. nevida says:

    wanna put in for food science and technology..pls wat re my jamb combo?

  46. inioluwa says:

    Pls sir aw many student registered 4 accounting in Ede poly. In utme…..and aw many cut-off did Ede poly takes 4 accountancy in utme. Pls sir help me out???????

  47. pls o I have done my registration in one cyber cafe, b4 I heard that its should be done at some jamb approved centres, and the slip they print out for me says I should check back on Feb 21 for my exam date and centre pls what should I do?

  48. Sir, I want to study political science and the question is which subject can i choose for my jamb exam?

  49. plz sir,
    what is the course combination for economic?

    • MySchoolGist Staff says:

      @Mubin, Economics, Mathematics, and any of Government,History, Geography, Lit., French and CRK/IRK.

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