JAMB 2018: Top 10 States with Highest Number of UTME Applicants

JAMB 2018: Top 10 States with Highest Number of UTME Applicants

The total number of candidates admitted for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) was revealed by Is-haq Oloyede, the registrar of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to be a total of 1,662,762 candidates.

This number, he said, has decreased by 55,642 compared with the 2017 figure of 1,718,425 candidates.

Mr. Oloyede, who gave a breakdown detail of duly registered candidates for the UTME, said the number of registered candidates for the 2018 UTME decreased by 55,642 compared with the 2017 figure of 1,718,425 candidates.

JAMB 2018: Top 10 States with Highest Number of UTME Applicants

S/N

STATES

TOTAL

1

IMO

92890

2

OYO

86695

3

OSUN

86044

4

OGUN

80371

5

DELTA

80052

6

ANAMBKA

72747

7

EDO

66437

8

KADUNA

65881

9

KANO

64723

10

ONDO

63894

The examination is scheduled to begin on Friday, March 9, to March 17, 2018, and the 1,662,762 registered candidates will be writing the examination across the country in 605 centres.

Also See: 2018 JAMB Procedure for Re-Printing Examination Slip

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