The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board will commence the sale of its 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations admission forms on March 20.
The Registrar/Chief Executive of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, made the announcement in a statement on Monday in Abuja.
According to him, the sale of forms and registration for the UTME would commence on Monday March 20 till Wednesday April 19 2017.
Oloyede emphasised that registration closes on Saturday April 22.
The UTME has been scheduled for between May 20, excluding May 12, to allow candidates write Further Mathematics examination for the West African Examinations Council.
Candidates are expected to pay N5, 500 for the registration which includes registration fees, reading text, syllabus and brochure.
“UTME 2017 examination starts May 6 till May 20, 2017 (excluding May 12, 2017 because of candidates sitting for WAEC’s Further Mathematics examination). Sale of forms ends on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 while the registration portal closes on Saturday, April 22, 2017. For direct entry candidates, the application will be on sale from Sunday, April 23, 2017″, JAMB wrote on its Twitter account.