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Interim Joint Matriculation Board, IJMB Registration Form, Eligibility, Guidelines, Fees, Closing Date/Deadline for Centers and Candidates for 2023/2024 Academic Session Now Available.
Welcome to the IJMB Registration Form for 2023 and the online registration guidelines for 2023 candidates.
The IJMB registration starting date and closing date (registration deadline) for 2023 will be made known here.
Other information on the IJMB Registration fee for 2023 and how much is the total cost and price for registration will also be discussed.
Now, you want to know if the IJMB Registration form for 2023 is Out, right?
If yes, then this information is good for you and will enlighten you on that including the step-by-step guide for online registration on the registration portal.
When is IJMB 2023 registration Closing?
The Interim Joint Matriculation Board which is simply known as IJMB has released the basic information regarding 2023 IJMB candidates’ registration.
Recently, the Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) registration for the 2023/2024 academic session now closes at Midnight of 28th April, 2023.
The following set of questions will be answered on this page:
- Is IJMB Registration Form 2023 Out?
- IJMB 2023 Exam starting date
- How much is IJMB form 2023
If you are seeking admission into 200 Level this year without JAMB or POST-UTME, we sincerely congratulate you because IJMB is designed to cater to your admission needs.
If you are tired and exhausted from failing JAMB or not securing admission with JAMB and Post UTME. The IJMB programme is your best bet. IJMB has open doors for thousands of students both in the present and past and if you also want to be part of this great testimony, it’s time for you to register for IJMB.
What is IJMB?
The Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) program is an advanced level program that is designed to offer an alternative to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) exams.
The program is administered by various accredited centers across the country and it provides students with the opportunity to gain admission into 200 level in Nigerian universities.
History of IJMB Program
The IJMB program was established in 1976 by the Interim Common Services Agency (ICSA). The aim was to provide an alternative to JAMB and offer students who could not gain admission into universities through JAMB exams, another opportunity to gain admission.
How does IJMB Program work?
The IJMB program runs for a period of one academic session (9-10 months). During this period, students are taught by experienced teachers who are well-versed in the IJMB syllabus. The program is divided into two semesters and students are required to take three subjects in each semester, making a total of six subjects for the entire program.
At the end of the program, students are required to sit for an examination in their chosen subjects. The results of the examination are released a few weeks after the exams and successful candidates are awarded IJMB certificates which can be used to gain admission into 200 level in Nigerian universities.
Pros and Cons of IJMB Program
Like every educational program, the IJMB program has its pros and cons. Here are some of the advantages and disadvantages of the program.
Pros of IJMB Program
- An alternative to JAMB: The IJMB program provides an alternative to JAMB exams and offers students another opportunity to gain admission into Nigerian universities.
- Saves time: With the IJMB program, students can gain admission into 200 level without having to go through JAMB exams, which saves them time.
- Low cost: The cost of the IJMB program is relatively low compared to other advanced level programs.
- Widely recognized: The IJMB certificate is recognized by many universities in Nigeria and it can be used to gain admission into 200 level in these universities.
Cons of IJMB Program
- Limited universities: Not all Nigerian universities accept IJMB certificates as a requirement for admission into 200 level.
- High standard: The IJMB program is designed to be rigorous and challenging, which can be difficult for some students.
- High level of commitment: The IJMB program requires a high level of commitment and dedication from students, which can be demanding.
How is IJMB different from JAMB?
The difference is clear and we will list a few out of the numerous advantages.
- IJMB gives candidates admission into the 200 level.
- IJMB candidates do not need to register for JAMB.
- IJMB result is valid for 7 years.
- Admission into university with IJMB is much easier.
How does IJMB work?
Prospective candidates are required to select any THREE (3) A/L IJMB Subject Combination identified with their preferred course of study in the university be it Science, Art, or Social Science Course.
Candidates would then be lectured for the stipulated period at their respective Study Centre and thereafter sit for the final examination.
On completion of the programme, successful candidates accordingly utilize their IJMB certificate to secure admission into 200level in any Nigerian tertiary institution via Direct Entry.
Candidates who enroll for IJMB will undergo lectures from now till December and the final exam will be conducted by January. After the exam, candidates will be issued their IJMB results and the result will be used to process admission into 200 level in your desired university.
The authenticity of the Programme
IJMB certificate is presently recognized and accepted in more than 80% of Nigeria’s federal, state, and private Universities. Thus, prospective candidates can check (item 2.2) of JAMB BROCHURE to confirm its authenticity.
Will I Gain Admission with this IJMB PROGRAMME?
IJMB is the surest way to say goodbye to JAMB and gain admission into your desired university in Nigeria.
The programme runs for a maximum period of one academic session (9-10 months) divided into two (2) semesters. Academic activities in all our centres begin every March and end in January. The examination is conducted every February.
The programme is open to all interested candidates nationwide and any course can be offered be it Science, Art or Social Science.
How to Apply for IJMB
To apply for the IJMB form, you will need the following documents:
- O’level result: You will need to provide a copy of your O’level result (WAEC, NECO, or GCE).
- Birth certificate: You will need to provide a copy of your birth certificate.
- Passport photograph: You will need to provide a recent passport photograph.
- Application fee: You will need to pay the application fee, which varies from center to center.
How do I pay for IJMB Form if I want to register?
It’s simple and easy and all you need to do is to pay ₦5000 to the account below:
Account Name: Idowu Oluwayemi Account number: 3050308918 Bank: Polaris Bank
- After payment, send your depositor’s name, phone number, and email to 08032773749 and the application/registration form will be sent to you within 10 minutes.
After payment, you can visit the registration page via the link below:
Our Staff will also call you immediately to guide you on your registration and you can also reach us directly on 08032773749.
We have a different method of registration which is design to make the registration simple and easy for you. Feel free to talk to us to start your registration today.
How to Make Use of Your IJMB Result
To use your IJMB result to gain admission into 200 Level, you need to visit the JAMB website or their nearest office to obtain the D.E form (Direct Entry), fill them in correlation with your IJMB result, by then you have the opportunity to choose a first and second choice university.
IJMB result does not expire, thus candidate can use their result anytime needed.
We have a special and updated syllabus designed to cater to and meet student need to ensure 100% success. In the last few years, we have recorded tremendous success and this has placed us at the top when it comes to success in the IJMB exam.
IJMB Academic Calendar
The academic calendar starts by November every year and it ends by April for the registration of the following year. By March, while the registration is still going on, the lectures for the session will start, which is usually within the mid of March and early April.
The lectures will run through to December from that March/ April. For January the revision for the session will start. The examination can start from late January or early February, and the examination lasts for three weeks. By late April the same year, the result will be released.
Are you interested in the IJMB Programme?
For enquiries and more details on how to register, call or WhatsApp: 08032773749.
Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) is the examination body that conducts IJMB Examinations (IJMBE) at both Ordinary and Advanced Levels.
The Ordinary Level examination is meant to remedy deficiencies in English Language and Mathematics at the same level in the WAEC, NECO, NABTEB, or Cambridge (CIE) results. The Advanced Level examination is equivalent to GCE Advanced Level, Cambridge A’Level and Higher School Certificate, HSC.
Students sit for three(3) Advanced Level subjects and on successful completion, proceed to the 2nd year of undergraduate programs in various universities in the country. The results can also be used to seek admissions to universities abroad.
IJMB examination is conducted once a year. Those eligible to sit for the IJMB examination are holders of the following qualifications or their equivalents:
- The Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSCE) i.e. (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB)
- The General Certificate Examination (GCE) i.e. (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB)
NOTE: IJMB programme is open to all interested candidates nationwide.
IJMB consists of three subjects which are further divided into two or three papers as the subject may be. Prospective candidates are advised to seek the advice of their teachers, IJMB coordinator, and guidance or career counsellor in their choice of elective subjects for the IJMB.
THE PRE-MOCK AND MOCK EXAMINATIONS
At the end of the first semester comes the pre-mock examination to test students in their chosen subjects and to further prepare them for the mock examination.
The mock examination is conducted at the end of the second-semester lecture to further test students in their respective subject areas and to prepare them for the final IJMB exams.
The pre mock and mock examinations together with class attendance form student’s continuous assessment (CA) as may be required by the IJMB Board.
IJMB examinations are conducted and supervised by the ABU IJMB Board every February. All dully registered candidates are eligible to sit for the three weeks exam. Thereafter, results are released by the ABU IJMB Board two months after the final exams.
APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION THROUGH DIRECT ENTRY
After the IJMB examinations, successful candidates who have written the exams and have received their results shall go ahead to obtain a university JAMB Direct Entry Form from any JAMB offices or agents nationwide to apply to university and for the course of their choice.
In applying for Direct Entry admission into any university candidates must take the following into consideration:
A. University Catchment Areas – Every public University in Nigeria have their catchment areas. Those whose states fall within the Catchment Areas have greater chances of gaining admissions. Students should consult JAMB Direct Entry brochure for a list of universities and their catchment areas.
B. Choice of Course – Before making a choice of university, candidates must check to ensure that the institution of their choice offers the course in which they are applying for admissions.
C. Grade point – Candidates must also confirm the acceptable grade points for the course they are applying for in order to determine whether they are qualified. It should be noted that acceptable grade points differ across universities, faculties, and departments. Again, candidates with high-grade pints have a greater chance of gaining admissions.
D. Post Direct Entry Form (DE) Examinations – Applicants should also confirm if the institution of his/her choice does post Directs
Entry Examinations or not. This is because admission policies and requirements vary across institutions. If any of the institutions of the candidate’s choices does post Directs Entry Examinations he/she should confirm the Date, Time, Venue, and general examination requirements.
E. Post IJMB Counseling Services – Free counseling services are available for deserving IJMB students on the steps to take in applying for admissions through Directs Entry with IJMB Certificates/results.
Scores, Grades, Points, And Result
|70% – 100%||A||5 Points|
|60% – 69%||B||4 Points|
|50% – 59%||C||3 Points|
|45% – 49%||D||2 Points|
|40% – 44%||E||1 Point|
|39% and Below||F||0 Point|
For a student that registers for (3) Subjects with grade such as Physics
(C), The total number of points scored is calculated as follows:
A bonus point is awarded to the point scored by every candidate provided he or she did not score (F) in any of the subject entered for.
Though many universities have stipulated a minimum of passes (i.e. grades E) in two(2) subjects among the three(3) subjects on offer, you will realize that general performance in the examination rather suggests these universities admit students with higher grades.
Hence, it is of utmost importance that students concentrate their efforts to secure sufficient scores for better.
O’ Level Subjects
|LETTER GRADE||MARK RANGE||INTERPRETATION|
|C||40 – 69||Credit|
|P||35 – 39||Pass|
|F||0 – 34||Fail|
IJMB Program Duration
As we stated on this page above, that it’s a 9 month program. Lectures are scheduled to start between March and April and then runs through the whole year.
IJMB exams usually start around January or the first week of February in the following year.
Also, registration starts around November and ends in April of the following year.
List of Universities that Accepts IJMB Programme 2023
You might be wondering if there are any Universities that accept IJMB candidates, and I can assure they are numerous institutions in Nigeria.
Check to see if the institution of your choice is listed below:
- AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA.
- UNIVERSITY OF ILLORIN.
- DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA.
- UNIVERSITY OF UYO, UYO.
- RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.
- UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR.
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, MINNA.
- CROSS RIVER STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.
- UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS
- BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY
- UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA
- UNIVERSITY OF ADO EKITI
- UNIVERSITY OF BENIN
- KOJI STATE UNIVERSITY
- KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY
- ALHIKMAH UNIVERSITY
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, WUKARI
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, BIRNIN KEBBI
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, GUSAU
- GOMBE STATE UNIVERSITY
- IBRAHIM BABAGINDA UNIVERSITY, LAPAI
- KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY
- KANO STATE UNIVERSITY
- KEBBI STATE UNIVERSITY
- NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA (NOUN)
- NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY
- PLATEAU STATE UNIVERSITY
- TARABA STATE UNIVERSITY
- SOKOTO STATE UNIVERSITY
- UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI
- UMARU MUSA YARADUA UNIVERSITY
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSE
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSIN-MA
- FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, KASHERE
IJMB Eligibility 2023/2024
To be eligible to apply for this programme, candidates must possess requisite ‘O’ Level Qualifications. Also, candidates who are also awaiting their ‘O’ Level Results can apply.
IJMB Basic Admission Requirements 2023/2024
The basic requirements for IJMB Admission are stated below:
- 8 Passport Photograph
- Ordinary Level Results (Max. of two sittings with 5 credits.)
- Awaiting results is also acceptable
- Birth Certificate
- Certificate of Origin (Optional)
IJMB Registration Form Price 2023/2024
The IJMB Registration Form Price is scheduled for 10,000 NAIRA ONLY. Eligible Candidates who wish to partake in the programme should pay a non-refundable fee of N10,000.
How to Apply for IJMB Admission Form 2023/2024
To successfully apply for IJMB 2023 Programme, you should do the following below:
- Visit IJMB PORTAL
- Follow all the necessary instructions given on the page.
- Pay in ijmb registration fee
- After payment, applicants will be given an online form.
- Fill in the form correctly and thereafter scan and send through to their appropriate email
- You will receive a mail on your email shortly after confirmation.
How To Use Your IJMB Result To Gain Admission
To use your IJMB result to gain admission into 200 Level, you need to visit JAMB website or their nearest office to obtain D.E form (Direct Entry), fill them in correlation with your IJMB result, by then you have the opportunity to choose first and second choice university.
IJMB Accredited Study Centers in Nigeria
The following below are IJMB accredited study centres across the country:
- Portharcourt centres
- Uyo centres
- Abuja centres
- Illorin centres
- Ondo centres
- Oyo centres
- Lagos centres
- Ogun centres
- Ibadan centres
- Ekiti centres
- Oshogbo centres
- Imo centres
- Enugu centres
- Delta centres
- Ebonyi centres
- Edo centres
- Koji centres
- Benue centres
- Anambra centres
- Niger centres
- Nasarawa centres
IJMB Registration Closing Date 2023/2024
Ijmb registration closing date for the 2023/2024 academic session is scheduled to 28th April, 2023. Interested applicants should purchase the form before April 28th, 2023.
Important Things to Note About IJMB 2023
1. In IJMB, there are no restrictions in the categories of subjects be it Science, Arts or social science. Everyone is accepted to apply as long as they fufill the eligibility criteria.
2. Candidates with WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB are accepted into the programme.
3. The IJMB Programme does not require you to bring any of these: certificate of origin, jamb score, recommendation letter from your Pastor/Iman.
4. Candidates are advised to take note that IJMB does not entertain any request for a refund of money.
5. IJMB results does not expire, thus candidate can use their result anytime needed.
6. Please beware of fraudsters or imposters online. Don’t make yourself available for scammers to use!
IJMB Contact Information
Visit any accredited ijmb center around your locality for their contact info.
If you have any questions concerning IJMB Registration Form, kindly let us know via the comment section below.