In buy to make the admission approach simpler and available for candidates, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has formulated a cellular application they can be made use of as a substitute of browsing CBT centres.
The application allows candidates to entry the Central Admissions Processing Technique (CAPS) for all their admission-associated challenges from the comfort of their homes, the agency claimed.
It stated the development is coming as some institutions are about to conclude their admissions procedures.
CAPS is an admission flow chart by which a candidate can settle for or reject admission delivers.
Candidates can also print admission letters and carry on to the establishment for further admission processing.
The Market place Location element in CAPS presents a system for the institutions to resource for candidates who may well not have decided on the establishment for admission thought.
In its weekly bulletin sent to newsmen on Sunday, the spokesperson of the board, Fabian Benjamin, said all the candidates need to do is to obtain the JAMB CAPS cellular application on their telephones.
He stated candidates who are continue to expecting 2019 admissions from any establishments need not take a look at any CBT centre or cyber cafe to test their admissions standing for needed motion.
He said candidates are to login to the JAMB CAPS cellular app with the phone selection they had employed for the UTME registration.
“After login, the candidate will then crucial in his Registration Variety and simply click on ENTER to get started out. A verification course of action would be carried out on the supplied information and if prosperous, an OTP code would be sent to the offered cell number. The prospect is to enter the OTP code and click on Verify to total the verification work out,” he reported.
The spokesperson explained upon the completion of verification, the applicant would be taken to the requisite admission webpage which has his/her admissions information to settle for or reject the admissions offer you, take or reject transfer consideration by institutions that have if any, as nicely as take or reject sector position thought by establishments.
He mentioned the applicant will also see their O’level final results and other biodata.
“If candidates settle for their gives of admission, they are to progress to register on the internet for the requisite academic session in their institutions of selection,” he mentioned.
He mentioned candidates are advised to consider advantage of this cellular application to check their admissions standing as JAMB staff members are functioning from house to ensure that the public is adequately served and all procedures are lively.
Thanks to the outbreak of coronavirus, the federal governing administration has ordered the closure of all Nigerian institutions to assistance incorporate the distribute.
The Tutorial Staff members Union of Universities (ASUU) also embarked on an indefinite strike right after the expiration of its two months warning strike on March 23 over the non-payment of salaries of their customers who unsuccessful to enrol into the federal government’s IPPIS, a payroll software package mandated for all public officials.