Is Jamb result Valid for 3 years? Can I use my Jamb result of last year to gain admission next year? 

jambThese are questions a lot of aspirants ask concerning Jamb result.  These questions arises because of the senate statement which went round  last year having it that Jamb result will be valid for three years. you can read about the Senate Announcement on JAMB Result Validity Here.

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JAMB Result Introduction

For those that don’t know, JAMB Result is a sort of certificate or sheet bearing scores and performance of each Jamb candidates during the Jamb examination for the year in question.

With Jamb result, candidates can be able to apply for admission into the University, Polytechnics or Colleges of Education of their choice.

See How To Check JAMB Exam Date And Center Here

Before the announcement of Jamb result validity to last for 3 years, it was a yearly examination which if admission was not secured for the year the exam was taken ; the result will no longer be valid.

We are writing this article to clear some impressions that people have concerning Jamb result and the 3 years validity announcement mentioned last year. Let’s go ahead and now answer the question.

Can one use his or her 2017 or subsequent year’s Jamb result to apply for admission for up to 3 years? Or does Jamb result now last for three Years?

The answer is No.
Jamb result is only valid for a year and can not be used for more than a year.
More updates on this will be released soon.


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  1. If JAMB result validity is increased to 3years, it will be a wonderful news for candidates.

    Some candidates who passed their JAMB but failed Post-UTME won’t have to sit for JAMB again. It will save time, energy and money.


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