JAMB 2021: The Use Of Email For UTME, DE Registration Is Prohibited
JAMB 2021: The Use Of Email For UTME, DE Registration Is Prohibited: The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says the use of email is no longer required for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration’s processes.
JAMB registrar, Prof Ishaq Oloyede, who made this known while addressing newsmen in Abuja, said email will only be requested at the successful completion of the registration exercise by candidates to access information on the exam.
Candidates for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) were charged not to borther on using their email during registration, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) warned
The JAMB Boss, Prof Ishaq Oloyede, while addressing newsmen in Abuja gave some guidelines to all applicants for a successful registration
“As from Thursday, 15th April 2021, candidates will no longer be required to provide any email address during registration. Consequently, candidates will have the following options to access their profile during or after registration”
“i. Mobile APP on the candidates’ phone”
‘ii. On the 55019 option (being designed) for example admission status checking, acceptance of admission etc on their profile”.
“Printing of examination slip (Notification) or Result notification slip or ticketing can be done anywhere using the candidate’s JAMB registration number only”
“At the conclusion of the 2021 UTME/DE Registration exercise, candidates will provide their email addresses only after the 2021 UTME/DE registration exercise has been declared closed by JAMB through (a) Mobile APP on his/her registered phone”
“(b) Sending the word email (space then the email address) on his /her registered phone to 55019” “The email is typed twice for correctness (Email addresses will be entered twice for validation and prevention of typographical errors,” Prof Ishaq Oloyede revealed