Ijmb admissions in


IJMB, which stands for Interim Joint Matriculation Board, is a 9-month educational programme approved by the federal government. It was established by the Interim Common Services Agency (ICSA) in the year 1976. It is moderated by Ahmadu Bello university, Abu Zaria with co-ordinating bodies in various tertiary institutions and affiliated study centres nationwide. IJMB is a well-known programme all over the federation especially because of it long time existence. Majority of Nigerians did the programme during their undergraduate days in the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s even till date.

IJMB is fully certified by the Nigeria University Commission (NUC) as an ‘A’ Level programme that serves as a mode of entry into the university. It has been designed to serve as an alternative to university admission as it requires no JAMB nor post UTME. It is accepted in 80% of the Nigerian Universities.

Statistics has proven that annually, 20,000 applicants put in for the programme and over 15,000 candidates secure admission with it into 200Level (Direct Entry) to any preferred universities and courses of their choice as compared to JAMB which close to 1.6 million applicants sits for and 20% of them get admitted.

Reasons why you should

enrol for IJMB

One of the main advantages that IJMB has over other programmes is that IJMB result does not expire unlike JAMB which is only for a year. Also, IJMB result can be used over and over again and while doing the IJMB programme, you can also apply for JAMB just to make sure you leave no stone unturned. Also, chances of getting admission are higher since the rate of students doing IJMB isn’t much compared to those that wrote only JAMB.


Interested IJMB candidates are expected to select any three (3) subjects that are related to their choice of study in the university. Candidates would then be lectured on the three subjects for a period of 9months. After the 9months candidates would then sit for an exam and would be awarded points.

  • The points given are: A=5 points, B=4 points, C=3 points, D=2 points, E=1 point, F=0 point.





There are schools that their IJMB programs internally like Funaab, Unilorin e.t.c.

Why you should study at our private study centers

  • Availability of facilities I.e for the science students
  • The result is not limited I.e you can use to apply to more than one university
  • Affordable Tuition fees and the opportunity to pay bits by bits
  • Conducive Accommodation

Guaranteed success in your exams

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