The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, announced, yesterday, that it had concluded the first round of admissions into degree-awarding institutions.
A statement by JAMB, signed by its Head Public Relations, Mr. Fabian Benjamin, in Abuja, said all candidates that made degree-awarding institutions their first choices or most-preferred are enjoined to check the Board’s website and print their admission letters.
It said: “This exercise was decided at a combined Technical Committee Meeting on admissions into degree-awarding institutions for 2013/2014 academic session held in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
“The meeting had 109 degree-awarding institutions in attendance and 76 out of these institutions made submissions (list of admitted candidates) to the Board.
“The second round of admissions will be conducted between September 23 and 27, at Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo State.
“It would be solely for admissions into polytechnics, monotechnics, colleges of education and Innovative Enterprises Institutions. All admissions into the nation’s tertiary institutions are expected to close by October.”