JAMB 2019 Result: How To Gain Admission Without UTME, JAMB news

With the release of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) result by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), many candidates who scored low can gain admission despite the low scores.

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UTME Results: How To Gain Admission Without JAMB

Concise News understands that whether you scored high in your JAMB UTME result or did not even take part in the UTME, there are several ways you can get admission.

Are you surprised? Well, you should not be as this post will show you how to go about that and ensure you gain admission without a JAMB result and the related hassles.

So, let’s get down to business, shall we?

National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)

The  National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) is one of the options you have if your score was low in 2019 JAMB UTME results.

You don’t even need to sit for JAMB exam to gain admission into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

There is no strike action with NOUN but you should also know that its students do not go for the National Youth Service (NYSC).

This is the school’s site here:  http://nouedu.net/ so you can choose the courses available and locate the closest study centre to you.


The Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) is a course, an Advanced-Level (A-Level) one, that lasts for 9 months, after which you take a final exam which gives you a certificate.

With the IJIMB certificate, you can apply for Direct entry admission into 200 level in any university of your choice.


It means Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) and is like IJIMB with successful candidates able to use their certificates to apply for direct entry admission into 200 level in any university they deem fit.

Diploma programmes

Although not all schools have Diploma programmes, it normally lasts for 2 years with the certificate qualifying you for application into 200 level in that university or any

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You can also use this one to secure admission without JAMB for direct entry into 200 level in any university.

Pre-degree/Remedial Programmes

Just like diploma programmes, not all schools have Pre-degree/Remedial/Foundation Programmes.

It is mapped out to support candidates who do not meet certain requirements for admission.

Once completed, the programme which lasts for 7-12 months, gives the successful candidates admission into relevant undergraduate degree courses in the school they did the programme.

So, even if you have a low score in the 2019 JAMB UTME results, or did not even take part in the exam choose any of these options to gain admission.