IJMB– Interim Joint Matriculation Board Examinations (IJMBE) is an Advanced level programme moderated by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Kaduna State with various partnering accredited centres and Institutions nationwide.
The IJMB programme was intended for candidates who cannot secure direct university admission. The programme is suitable for students who wish to study in the country’s tertiary Institutions and were denied admission either due to JAMB failure, Post-utme Failure, or Mass Quota failure (i.e university cannot admit more than its capacity due to high number of candidates) and so many other reasons.
IJMB guarantees 200L University admission provided the candidates meets up with the required points for admission. A candidate is expected to obtain 5-8points out of a total of 15 points to be eligible for university admission to 200 levels.
IJMBE was established in 1976 by the Interim Common Service Agency (ICSA) through the government of the Old Northern region of Nigeria. IJMB replaced the Higher School Certificate Examination (HSCE). Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) zaria is the national headquarters for the IJMBE programme.
Centre for Pre-Varsity Education, Nigeria (CEPED) has been licensed and approved by the Ahmadu Bello University to register candidates to all of its IJMB accredited centres nationwide.
BENEFITS OF IJMB
200L admission into any university accepting IJMB
IJMB certificates do not expire and can be used for admission in cases where the candidate was unable to secure admission the first year.
Awaiting result candidates can apply. Also, students who have deficiencies in their O’level mathematics and English can be remedied in IJMB O’level.
IJMB runs for a period of 9-12 months.
APPROVED : The programme is approved by FEDERAL GOVERNMENT as a platform for securing university admission into university in Nigeria and outside. Its moderated by ABU, Zaria with different study centers nationwide.
CERTIFIED : By NIGERIA UNIVERSITY COMMISSION(NUC) as an A’ level programme that qualify students into 200 level in the university upon successful completion of the programme. CHECK JAMB BROCHURE TO CONFIRM.
ACCEPTABILITY: IJMB is accepted in over 80% of Nigerian universities and even abroad.
Basic Requirements For IJMB Admission Are Stated Below:
To be eligible for admission into the 2019 IJMB Programme, candidates must have satisfied the following:
*Photocopies of O’Level Result (Max of 2 sittings)
*Eight (8) recent Passport Photographs
*Certificate of State of origin (Optional)
*Printed and signed IJMB Admission letter after successful submission of application.
*Clearance and Oath forms obtained from the student portal upon Login
*Duely completed IJMB online printout FORM from the Centre for Pre-varsity Education Nigeria, obtained from any of these websites
|FACULTY OF MEDICAL, PHARMACEUTICAL AND HEALTH SCI.|
|COURSES||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Medicine & Surgery||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Pharmacy||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Anatomy||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Biochemistry||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Physiology||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Nursing||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Medical Laboratory Tech.||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Science Laboratory Tech||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Public Health Technology||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION & INFO TECHNOLOGY||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Computer Science||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Telecommunication||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Information & Comm. Technology||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Cyber-security Science/Technology||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|ENGINEERING /TECHNOLOGY||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Civil Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Chemical Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Computer Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Mechantronics Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Metallurgical Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Electrical/ Electronics Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Food Science Technology||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Geophysics||Geo, Chem, Maths|
|Petroleum Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Quantity Surveying||Geo, Phy, Maths|
|Urban/regional Planning||Geo, Phy, Maths|
|Agricultural Engr/Extension/Economist||Agric, Phy, Maths|
|Architectural Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Mechanical Engineering||Phy, Chem, Maths|
|Building Engineering/Technology||phy, Chem, Maths|
|FACULTY OF LAW||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Civil Law||Govt, Lit, IRS/CRS|
|Common Law||Govt, Lit, IRS/CRS|
|Common & Islamic Law||IRS, Lit, Govt|
|Public & Int’l Law||IRS/CRS, Lit, Govt|
|Law||Govt, Lit, IRS/CRS|
|Islamic & Sharia Law||IRS, Lit, Govt|
|FACULTY OF ART||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Anthropology||Lit, Govt, Econs|
|Mass Communication||Lit, Govt, Econs|
|English & Int’l Studies||Lit, Govt, Econs|
|History & Int’l Studies||Econs, Lit, Govt|
|Literature in English||Econs, Lit, Govt|
|Sociology||Econs, Lit, Govt|
|Philosophy||Econs, Lit, Govt|
|Performing Arts||Lit, Govt, Econs|
|FACULTY OF SOCIAL MANAGEMENT||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Accounting||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Banking & Finance||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Business Management||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Economics||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Public Admin||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Marketing||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Insurance||Econs, Acc, Math, Bus Mgt.|
|Psychology||Govt, Econs, Bus Mgt, Lit|
|Political Science||Govt, Econs, Bus Mgt, Lit|
|Sociology & Anthropology||Govt, Econs, Bus Mgt, Lit|
|Mass Communication||Govt, Econs, Bus Mgt, Lit|
|Social Works & Administration||Govt, Econs, Bus Mgt, Lit|
|FACULTY OF EDUCATION||A’LEVEL SUBJECT COMBINATIONS|
|Chemistry Education||Phy, Chem, Bio|
|Educational Management||Govt, Lit, Hist, Bus Mgt, Econs|
|Educational Technology||Phy, Chem, Math, Econs|
|Economics Education||Lit, Econs, Govt, Bus Mgt|
|Guidance & Counselling||Lit, Econs, Govt, Bus Mgt|
|Library Science||Lit, Econs, Govt, Bus Mgt|
|Primary Education||Lit, Econs, Govt, Bus Mgt|
|Agric Science Studies||Bio, Chem, Phy, Agric|
|Education & Social Studies||Econs, IRS/Govt, Geo|
|Business Education||Acc, Math, Econs, Govt|