Joint Admission & Matriculation Board (JAMB) Direct Entry Registration Form 2020/2021 & Updates
The joint admission and matriculation board direct entry form and registration details are enlisted in this article. So, ifyou want to do a direct entry into anothee higher institution, kindly go through this article.
This article contains information as regards to 2020/2021 JAMB direct entry and registration form. The reason for publishing this post is to answer the common questions asked by students. Also, to clarify some misunderstanding encountered by students who wants to do a direct entry.
However, to get the answers to questions like;
- How do I apply for JAMB direct entry
- How much is the form?
- Does it involve biometrics?
These questions and many more will be answered in this post.
Moreover, JAMB direct entry is for students who have previously acquired either NCE OND, HND and wishea to upgrade to a bachelor’s degree. Therefore if you already have acquired any of the diploma above and wish to cintinue in the University, you will see how to go about that here.
Eligible JAMB Direct Entry (DE) Applicants
Only people who fall under the categories which will be listed below here can apply for JAMB DIRECT ENTRY
- If you are a holder of NCE and wish to acquire a degree from a university.
- Also, ND students, who after acquiring their ordinary diploama chooses to continue to acquire a bachelor’s degree.
- Furthermore, students who have acquired HND but want to run another program or a related discipline in the University can apply for a direct entry form.
- Fourthly, students who enrolled in NABTEB, IJMB, JUPEB and wish to study their choice of discipline in the University can reguatwr for JAMB DE.
After all that have been listed above, you will find out that the JAMB DE is important for students who wishes to transfer from a polytechnic or college of education to the University.
What You Need To Know About JAMB DE
We hear a lot about JAMB direct entry but many do not know what it means or whybit is required nor how to go about it. Hence, the reason for this briefing.
In accordance with the information already outlined above, you should also know the following about JAMB DE.
- All admission in Nigeria is granted by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board.
- UTME is the exam through which JAMB offers admission
- However, some admissions are granted without the UTME into some tertiary institution.
- In this case, JAMB REGULARUSATION is done.
- However, if you are granted admission into a school you did not intend to study in and do not want to waste another year looking for admission; you can choose to accept the tertiary institution that granted you the admission; later on, you can do a DE which will enable you transfer to your choice of institution.
Note : Students who already acquired a bachelor’s degree and want to study another course in the University can also register for JAMB DE.
JAMB DE allows one who have previously written and qualified for admission into a tertiary institution to be admitted into another school without UTME.
How To Register For 2021/2022 JAMB DE
With your mobile number, send your name in form of an SMS to 55019.
After that, JAMB will send you a verification message with your pin.
The pin will now be used to get the Direct Entry Form.
Visit www.jamb.org and click on DIRECT ENTRY
Then, you will be asked to make a payment of N3500 (which is the official price for JAMB DE form as at when this post was published )
After that, you will be able to complete your registration online and do your biometrics..
However, For those asking if it involves thumb printing (BIOMETRICS), the answer is YES! Hence, the registration must be done by yourself. If you must visit a cyber café to do the registration, make yourself available for thumbprinting.
Also, ensure that you provide the required credentials and correct school and personal details.
Nevertheless, if you have already registered for UTME and you change your mind to register for DE, you can upgrade.
People who fall under this category are expected to do a UTME UPGRADE
So, to do this, go to a cyber café, tell them you want to upgrade from UTME to DE.
How Much Is JAMB Direct Entry Form 2021/2021?
As at when this article was published, JAMB DE form is N3500.
However, other charges might apply like cyber café service charge .
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