INTERIM JOINT MATRICULATION BOARD - IJMB
PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE IJMB PROGRAMME.
IJMB stands for Interim Joint Matriculation Board. The official Board that controls, directs and moderates the Interim Joint Matriculation Board Examination (IJMBE) and programme.
IJMB is the best and leading advanced level programme in Nigeria. It is a nine (9) month programme that ensures interested and qualified candidate to study any course in any university of his/ her choice WITHOUT JAMB UTME.
History Of IJMB
The IJMB programme was established by The Interim Common Services Agency (ICSA) in 1976 under statute 5 of the Ahmadu Bello University Law, to run the Interim Joint Matriculation Board Examination (IJMBE) as an alternative ‘A’ level Examination to student or candidate who may wish to seek for undergraduate admission into Ahmadu Bello University and other University.
Interested candidates can apply for the IJMB program by filling the pre-screening form. After successfully filling the form, applicants are expected to check their email within 24hrs or expect a call from the admissions officer where they will be invited to any accredited IJMB centre near them to complete the registration process.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR IJMB
● Fully completed online application form
● 8 copies passport photographs of the applicant
● A printed copy of the applicant’s Ordinary Level Result (
WAEC, NECO, NABTEB, SSCE or GCE). You must have at least 5-credit passes in not less than 5 subjects (not more than two (2) sittings ). Accepts Awaiting results & 2 sittings
Please read through the right IJMB subjects combination to know the right IJMB course to apply for.IJMB TUITION FEES
The following IJMB payments will be made at the school. The only payment made online is for the IJMB form.
ILORIN IJMB TUITION FEE – N85,000
LAGOS IJMB TUITION FEE – N100,000
COURSE MATERIALS – N15,000
ILORIN IJMB HOSTEL FEE – N30,000
LAGOS IJMB HOSTEL FEE – N50,000
IJMB EXAMINATION FEES – N35,000
ACCEPTANCE FEE – N10,000
PRACTICALS – N10,000 (SCIENCE ONLY)
PLEASE NOTE THAT HOSTEL AND BOOKS ARE OPTIONAL BUT STUDENT VILLAGE ACADEMY RECOMMENDS THEM FOR THE PURPOSE OF ACHIEVING A SUCCESSFUL IJMB SESSION.
OTHER PAYMENTS LIKE EXAMINATION LOGISTICS & RESULTS WOULD BE DETERMINED BY IJMB LATER IN THE PROGRAM
ALSO, ALL PAYMENTS CAN BE MADE IN 3 INSTALLATIONS
IJMB Grading and Subjects Combination
Before you apply for IJMB, it is imperative to get yourself familiar with available IJMB courses to enable you to choose wisely.
Also, IJMB is accepted by all Universities In Nigeria. With the right O’level subjects, you can apply for any IJMB course of your choice in any university of your choice. Do not forget to also verify that the university you intend to go after your IJMB really matter as you must do a check with them if they accept the IJMB course you want to apply for and if such course is accredited.
Below is a tabular representation of IJMB Grading and the subjects combination. IJMB Courses includes all courses taken in the university. IJMB has no course restriction provided the candidates have the basic requirements.
O’Level Subjects grades.
60 to 69
50 to 59
45 to 49
40 to 44
0 – 39
NB: If a candidate does not have an F in his/her three (3) subjects, therefore, an additional one (1) point is given, making a point of sixteen (16) points.
IJMB COURSES – ART DEPARTMENT.
A. ART COURSES
POSSIBLE UNDERGRADUATE COURSES
CRS, GOVT, LIT
LAW, B.SC PA, , POL SCI, INTER STUDIES
GEO, GOVT, A/L MATHS
ENVL SCI, POL SCI, INTER STUDIES, GEO, PA
GEO, GOVT, SOCIOLOGY
(SINGLE HONOURS) POL SCI, INTER STUDIES, PA, LAW, ARCHAEOLOGY, MC
PA – PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, POL SCI – POLITICAL SCIENCE, MC – MASS COMMUNICATION
IJMB COURSES – SCIENCE DEPARTMENT.
B. SCIENCE COURSES
SUBJECT COMBINATIO N
POSSIBLE UNDERGRADUATE COURSES
BIO, CHEM, A/L MATHS
MEDICINE, VET MED, PHARM, BIOCHEM, MCB, AGRIC SCI, TXT SCI,
BIO, CHEM, GEO
AGRIC SCI, ARCHAEOLOGY, BIOCHEM, MCB, PHYSIOLOGY (SINGLE HONOURS)
BIO, CHEM, PHY
MED, VET MED, AGRIC SCI, TXT SCI AND TECH, PHARM, BIOCHEM, ARCHAEOLOGY,
CHEM, PHY, A/L MATHS
ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL SCI, TXT SCI, COMPUTER SCI, COMPUTER ENG, AGRIC SCI, GEOPHYSICS (SINGLE HONOUR)
CHEM, GEO, A/L MATHS
ENVIRONMENTAL SCI, AGRIC SCI, ARCHAEOLOGY, TXT SCI (SINGLE HONOUR)
CHEM, PHY, GEO
ENVL SCI, ENGR, AGRIC SCI, ARCHAEOLOGY,
ENGR – ENGINEERING, ENVL SCI – ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, MCB – MICROBIOLOGY, PHARM – PHARMACY, TXT SCI – TEXTURAL SCIENCE
IJMB COURSES – SOCIAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT.
C. SOCIAL SCIENCE COURSES
Student Village Academy has 2 accredited study centres where candidates can register and run the IJMB programme.
LAGOS & ILORIN IJMB centres.
ADVANTAGES OF IJMB
Students who register and enrol for IJMB stand more chances of gaining university admission faster. Below are other advantages IJMB holds over JAMB.
- IJMB result can be used more than once.
- IJMB helps you gain admission into the university without
- IJMB is for 200 level admission and not 100 level admission
- IJMB has more pass rate than JAMB
- IJMB admission competition is not as difficult as JAMB
IF YOU HAVE OTHER INQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT US ON OUR IJMB NUMBER VIA CALL OR WHATSAPP – 08023201628