August 17, 2022

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A Total Of 378,639 Candidate Scored Over 200 In 2022 UTME – Jamb Reveals

Joint Admission And Matriculation Board has announced that only 378,639 candidates out of 1,761,338 candidates scored above 200 in the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations.

Registrar of JAMB, Professor Ishaq Oloyede confirmed this while speaking at the 2022 policy meeting, he added that a total of 520,596 candidates scored 190 and above ; 704,991 scored 180 and above; 934,103 scored 170 and above; 1,192, 057 scored 160 and above.

It was also confirmed that An Ekiti State indigene identified as Adebayo Eyimofe scored the highest mark in the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. Eyimofe wrote his exams in Abuja and was followed by Ugwu Chikelu, an indigene of Enugu state who also wrote his UTME in Abuja. Ugwu scored 359.

The Registrar also said that the board allowed candidates with awaiting results to register for the 2022 UTME.

He said;

“JAMB allowed awaiting results candidates to register and sit for the 2022 UTME. These candidates can’t be considered for admission on awaiting result status. They must present their O’level results on the board’s portal before the commencement of admissions”.