Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has offered admission to 200,000 first choice candidate into tertiary institutions, for the 2018/2019 academic session.
The admission offer comes with a deadline which the candidates are urged to ACCEPT or REJECT on or before October 16, 2018, as that is when all offers for the admissions of first choice candidate will close.
According to the Head of Media and Information of JAMB, Fabian Benjamin who made the announcement while speaking to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reporters on Sunday, October 7, 2018, said the exercise is done through the Central Admission Process(CAP), an automated process to eliminate all human interference.
In his words “We have so far offered no fewer than 200,000 first choice admissions to candidates.
” To this effect therefore, we are urging candidates to go to our site and check their admission status and those who have been offered such admission should quickly indicate by accepting and printing such offer, as failure to do so will automatically mean the candidate is no longer interested.
“And therefore, the board may see all such offers as rejected and would have no option than to mop them up and give it to other interested candidates.
“Candidates are to accept or reject all offers not later than Oct.16 as that is when all offers of admissions of first choice will close.
“After that, we will commence admission exercise for the second choice of candidates,”