Requirements for Gaining Admission
The following requirements apply for most Nigerian universities. The candidate must have:
The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) organizes the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for students seeking admission into Nigerian universities. Candidates are required to choose two universities, two polytechnics and two colleges of education of their choice, with the first and second choice courses of the candidate’s choice. This new procedure of admission is applicable to both public and private higher institutions in Nigeria.
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