The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the registration dates of the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE).

JAMB Increases Fee, Announces 2024 UTME Registration Date


Registration Date

JAMB announced this in a statement on Sunday, stating that prospective candidates can now begin creating their profiles on the JAMB website, with the official sale of application documents set to begin on Monday, January 15th, 2024.

It also stated that prospective candidates have six weeks, until Monday, February 26, to complete their registration.


 UTME 2024 Fee

The examination body noted that the registration fee for the 2024 UTME varies depending on whether a candidate wishes to participate in the optional mock exam, adding that candidates opting for the mock exam will pay ₦7,700, while those opting out will pay ₦6,200.

“Sale of Application Documents for Foreign Candidates: $30,” it added.


According to JAMB, for those seeking admission through Direct Entry, the registration process starts later, on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, and closes on Thursday, March 28, 2024.

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It added that the 2024 UTME mock examination will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2024.

According to him, this will allow students l to test their preparedness and identify areas for improvement before the actual exam.


Furthermore, candidates can print their examination slips starting on Wednesday, April 10, 2024.

Examination Date

The UTME itself will take place over ten days, from Friday, April 19, 2024, to Monday, April 29, 2024.


For more enquiries, kindly visit JAMB’s website at, and social media handles or any JAMB office near you.

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