IJMB (Interim Joint Matriculation Board) is an Advanced Level program supervised, run and moderated by Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. It allow successful students to get admissions into 200 Level in any Nigerian university of their choice. Ideally, It is meant to be 12 months, but we have moderated the academic calendar to 9-10 months to suit all prospective candidates.
IJMB (Interim Joint Matriculation Board) is a federal government approved program of 9 month moderated by Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. It is designed to solve problems of admission for candidates seeking admission into Nigeria University instead of depending solely on JAMB.
The examination is conducted in the first-quarter of every year, while the results is released in due time for admission processing. Interested IJMB Candidate are expected to select any THREE (3) A’ LEVEL SUBJECTS related to their course of study ranging from:
1.Physics, Chemistry, biology, Mathematics & Geography for SCIENCE CANDIDATES
2. Economics, Business management, Accounts, Government, Sociology, CRS/IRS, Literature for ARTS/SOCIAL SCIENCE/HUMATIES
On completion of the programme, successful candidates can use their result to gain admission into 200 level in any Nigeria university through direct entry form. Candidates are to check the JAMB brochure to see where IJMB can be used as a direct entry requirement into 200 Level and put in for the Direct Entry(DE) form. When admission begins in September/October, they are then shortlisted for admission into their chosen institution.
Most candidate who failed either in JAMB and/or post UTME in the past always do this program and most of them get admission into 200 Level and meet their colleagues in 200 level. The good news is that a lot of people are entering into the university via the IJMB program directly into 200 level because of its relevance.
IJMB will allowed you to choose three courses/subjects that are related to what you want to study in the university of your choice.
What are you waiting for? To gain direct entry into any university of your choice without JAMB/UTME, apply for IJMB and you will be glad you did.