IJMB is an acronym of Interim Joint Matriculation Board, It is an Approved, Proven & Certified Advanced level programme moderated by Ahmadu Bello University and having coordinating body in various tertiary institutions and different study centres nationwide.
The programme at the initial stage was designed to provide an opportunity for candidates who cannot gain admission to regular degree programmes in Northern Universities due to different reasons. The entry qualification into IJMB is purely Ordinary Level result (O’level) also, candidates awaiting result can also apply.
IJMB is Approved: By the Federal Government has a platform for securing admission into higher institution in the country and abroad.
IJMB is Guaranteed: Yearly, about 20,000 applicants put in for the programme in which more than 70% fraction successfully secure admission with it into 200 level to their preferred institution & course.
IJMB is Certified: By Nigeria University Commission (NUC) has an Advanced level examination that qualify students into 200level via Direct Entry.
HOW IT WORKS: Prospective candidates are required to select any THREE (3) A/L IJMB Subject Combination identified with their preferred course of study in the university be it Science, Art or Social Science Course.
Candidates would then be lectured for the stipulated period at their respective Study Centre and thereafter sit for the final examination. On completion of the programme, successful candidates accordingly utilize their IJMB certificate to secure admission into 200level in any Nigeria tertiary institution via Direct Entry.
LEGIBILITY: IJMB certificate is presently recognised and accepted in more than 80% of Nigeria federal, state and private Universities. Thus, prospective candidates can check (item 2.2) of JAMB BROCHURE to confirm its legibility.
IJMB PROGRAMME DURATION: The programme runs for a maximum period of one academic session(9-10month) divided in two(2) semesters. Academic activities in all our IJMB centres begins every March and ends January. The examination is conducted every February.
PROGRAMME ELIGIBILITY: The programme is open to all interested candidates nationwide and any course can be offered be it Science, Art or Social Science.
IJMB requirements and primary entry qualification is your ordinary level result. Before anyone can apply for IJMB, such must have completed his/her secondary school education. However, candidate awaiting ordinary level result can also apply for the IJMB programme. Candidates who is rounding up secondary school can also apply for the programme.
Who Can Attend IJMB Programme?
IJMB can be attended by any interested and qualified candidates. By qualification, candidates must meet-up the basic requirements as stated HERE
How To Make Use Of Your IJMB Result
To use your IJMB result to gain admission into 200 Level, you need to visit JAMB website or their nearest office to obtain D.E form (Direct Entry), fill them in correlation with your IJMB result, by then you have the opportunity to choose first and second choice university.
IJMB result does not expire, thus candidate can use their result anytime needed.
IJMB Syllabus To Help Students To Study Ahead (PDF)
When you do not make mistake with your registration, IJMB Syllabus is added as a PDF to the information that will be sent to you. Candidates are meant to download this IJMB syllabus in this file to start studying and to know what is expected from them at the end of the lectures.
IJMB Academic Calendar – 2021/2022 session
IJMB calendar starts by November every year and it ends by April for the registration of the following year. By March, while the registration is still going on, the lectures for the session will start, which is usually within the mid of March and early April. The lectures will run through to December from that March/ April. For January the revision for the session will start. IJMB examination can start from late January or early February, and the examination last for three weeks. By late April the same year the result will be released.
IJMB Quick Links For Further Important Information
Nigerian Universities Requirement For IJMB Admission
We have told you the requirement you must meet before student can apply for IJMB, we will quickly tell each requirement you must meet to study the course of your choice in the university you wish to do your undergraduate programme after being through with IJMB.
IJMB Official Website
Brainfill Academy is the official IJMB registration website of The institution, Brainfill Academy. The board, IJMB as at the time of writing this does not have any official IJMB website. We thus advice candidates to be careful for anybody claiming to be IJMB official website as most are fraudsters and imposters. Candidates should register directly with us or at any of our IJMB centres closer to them.
Please use any of the Links that relates to your search and queries on IJMB.