Sunday, 20 April 2014


Following the release of the just concluded UTME result on thursday, JAMB officially released the statistics for the
UTME result. Which are well elucidated below:

According to the Registrar/ChiefExecutive of JAMB, Prof.
Dibu Ojerinde, a total of 47 candidates scored 250 and above, 24 in the Paper Pencil Test (PPT) and likewise 23 candidates in the Dual Based Test (DBT ) modes of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation
Examination (UTME) conducted across the country last Saturday.

The JAMB boss also disclosed that in PPT, 275,282 candidates scored below 150; 122,157 scored 150-159; 115,456 scored 160-169; 315,401 candidates scored 170-199 while 108,488
candidates scored 200-249.

According to him, “In DBT,
2,471 candidates scored below 150; 2,830 scored 150-159; 3,808 scored 160-169; 6,678 candidates also scored between 170-199 while 1,309 candidates scored 200-249.

“A total of 990,179 candidates
applied for PPT while 25,325
candidates applied for DBT which amounts to 1,015,504
applicants”. Prof Ojerinde
said universities have highest
number of applicants as
first choice as not less than
995,901 candidates choose
universities as their first choice of institution, 13, 761 candidates choose polytechnics as first choice; 20, 558 opted for colleges of
education while 32 candidates
choose innovative enterprise
institute as their first choice.

He said from the two modes
of exam conducted, there was a total of 36,164 invalid results, 2,494 results were with-held by the board for further scrutinising while 37,315 candidates were absent from the exams. He added that a total of 1, 865 centres were used for the conduct of PPT and 133 centres were used for DBT.

How To Check Your Result For Free

Initially the link that was being used since on thursday to check result was this

But now JAMB has stopped it from functioning. From what I've heard, Cyber cafes now charge #1,300 to buy scratch card in order for candidates to check their results. Up till now, some candidates still haven't check thier results.

So, the only working solution is to download JAMB app to check your result. What you'll only need is your registration number.
Download JAMB app for windows phones HERE

Download JAMB app for Android phones HERE

If you still want me to check your result for you, drop your registration number.

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