IJMB Admissions (22)
Can I gain Direct Entry admission into a university different from the university in the state where I registered for IJMB?
Yes, provided that:
i. the university accepts IJMB results
ii. you meet up with the University’s cutoff point for your choice course of study
No, you will not write JAMB exam if you are going for IJMB program. Though some students might register both IJMB and JAMB same year to see if they will gain admission with JAMB, If not possible they continue with their IJMB program
No, OAU does not accept IJMB, register for JUPEB or Cambridge A level to be able to gain admission into 200L in Obafemi Awolowo University.
You will write a letter to ABU Zaria to the IJMB Director stating the following:
I. Your name
II. Your gender
III. IJMB examination number
IV. IJMB examination centre
V. IJMB subjects and grades
VI. The examination Year
VII. Your contact information
VIII. The address of the university outside Nigeria.
With IJMB you have higher chances of gaining admission since only about 100,000 people register for Direct Entry every year, unlike JAMB where we have nothing less than 1.5 million every year.
JAMB Direct Entry is mainly for those that already possess a diploma certificate and wishes to go for a degree programme in the university. Normally, those who gained admission into the university via direct entry will start from part 2 or 200 level in their university of choice provided they were offered admission. Your IJMB result is like a diploma certificate, so you will use D.E (Direct Entry for the admission into 200L
JAMB requires every student to register four subjects including mathematics and English language, while IJMB requires each student to register and write three subjects which are similar to the course you intend doing. Writing JAMB you gain admission into your choice university starting from 100L while IJMB is 200L