Following the recent scrapping of Post-UTME Exams,universities in the nation are adopting different measures to screen their students.Some are setting another layer of exams just to determine who to admit and who not to admit.
Here is an extract from Punch Ng.
With the scrapping of the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, some universities in the country have created fresh measures to screen their candidates for the 2016/2017 academic session, findings by our correspondents have revealed.
While some have merely tagged the new measures as “screening of certificates”, others insist that their candidates must sit for other written examinations.
This comes as some others have yet to roll out the modalities in place of the post-UTME.
The Minister of Education, Mr. Adamu Adamu, while declaring open a Combined Policy Meeting on admission to universities, polytechnics and other higher institutions, in Abuja, two weeks ago, announced the scrapping of the post-UTME. He described subjecting candidates to another round of examination after the UTME conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board as unnecessary.
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Some universities have already started the registration process for Post-UTME,so if you are seeking admission or have anyone seeking admission,make inquiries from the school(or their websites) you intending going to and find out their selection criteria.