Admission into higher institution in Nigeria has been an unending issues as students await UTME year after year hoping the next UTME might be the possible solution to their admission related issue, however, national estimation has shown that UTME is not the only best alternative for securing admission into the University, stating that only 20% of the annual UTME candidates ends up securing admission successfully with the Post UTME as, Post UTME has been proved to be another barrier to securing admission into university, this simply means yearly, only 320,000 out of every 1,600,000 JAMB(UTME) aspirants gain admission successfully, however it has been proven that IJMB/JUPEB is best alternative.
A’level programmes such as IJMB and JUPEB are approved 9-month programmes by the Federal Government as a platform for securing university admission into any university in Nigeria and abroad, Ahmadu Bello University ABU Zaria moderates IJMB while the University of Lagos moderates JUPEB. IJMB and JUPEB has been designed to serve as an alternative to university admission, as it requires no JAMB. In addition, Awaiting result candidate can apply. All it requires is your O’level result, be it Waec, Neco, Nabteb etc (5 credit in one sitting and 6 credit two sittings).
Statistics has proven that annually, 20,000 applicants put in for the programme and over 15,000 candidates secure admission with it into 200 level to their preferred university alongside their desired course, giving a success story of over 75% of the applicants, as compared to JAMB, of which close to 1.6 million applicants sit for and just 20% fraction get admitted
IJMB and JUPEB is fully certified by Nigeria University Commission (NUC) as an A’level programme that serves as a mode of entry into the university today, statistically as it provides a unique platform for realizing the dream of university education-even, in a more efficient way than JAMB, because it aids in securing admission into 200 LEVEL upon completion of the programme. CHECK JAMB BROCHURE TO CONFIRM.
Interested Candidates are expected to select any THREE (3) A/L SUBJECTS (English Compulsory) related to their course of study in the university. Candidates would then be lectured on these subjects for a period of 9month and then write the final examination. On completion of the programme, Candidates therefore use their IJMB result to secure admission into 200 level in any Nigeria university via Direct Entry. Interested Candidate can confirm from Jamb brochure to see IJMB and JUPEB as a direct entry requirement into 200level.
The Programmes are presently accepted in 80% of Nigerian Universities, It has been estimated that 80% of IJMB applicants scores over 6 points annually and 70% uses it as their gateway into 200 level. Only a dullard student will not make 6points out total of the 16 possible points that is obtainable.