The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that tertiary institutions across the country can commence admission processes for the 2020/2021 academic session starting from August 21st.
According to a statement by the registrar of the board, Is-haq Oloyede, schools have been directed to commence with first and second choice admissions.
Also, institutions were warned not to bypass the Central Admission Processing System (CAPS), through which admissions must be conducted.
“The 1st and 2nd Choices Admission-Exercise be conducted for all institutions from 21st August 2020 to a later date that would be determined by the Federal Ministry of Education and communicated to all the institutions.
“All applications for admissions to First Degree, National Diploma, National Innovation Diploma, and the Nigeria Certificate in Education into Full Time, Distance Learning, Part-Time, Outreach, Sandwich, etc, must be processed ONLY through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB),” the statement read in part.