Contrary to the rumours and publications making
rounds that JAMB candidates with awaiting
result will not be able to participate in the 2017
UTME, the Joint admission and matriculation
board (JAMB) has stated that candidates with
Awaiting results can apply for 2017 UTME
However, such candidates must have gotten their
results at the point of admission into their
This information was disclosed via the Board’s
official twitter handle.
The board equally stated that JAMB will not deny
any Candidate the right to quality education.
During registration those with results will upload
their results, while Awaiting Result candidates
will not upload any. This will not in any way
qualify them or make them less preferred to
those with results.
So if you hope to apply for 2017 UTME using
awaiting result, go ahead and do so. JAMB will
not disqualify you for that.