INTERIM JOINT MATRICULATION BOARD (IJMB) is a nine month programme moderated by Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. It is designed to ameliorate problems of admission for candidates seeking admission into Nigeria University instead of JAMB. IJMB which allow successful students to get admissions into 200 level of almost Nigerian universities and candidates can actually study any course of their choice including but not limited to Medicine, Law, Accounting, Business Administration, Mass comm. Linguistics etc.
JAMB / UTME
The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. The board conducts entrance examinations for prospective undergraduates into Nigerian universities.
The board is also charged with the responsibility to administer similar examinations for applicants to Nigerian public and private monotechnics, polytechnics, and colleges of educations. All of these candidates must have obtained a certificate from the West African Examinations Council, WAEC, or its equivalent, National Examination Council (Nigeria), NECO.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is an examination board that conducts the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, for University and Jamb entry examination in West Africa countries.
The National Examinations Council (NECO) is an examination body in Nigeria that conducts the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination and the General Certificate in Education in June/July and December/January respectively.