The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board during the 2022 policy meeting have revealed that only 378,639 of the 1,761,338 who wrote the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations scored 200 and above.
Further statistics of the 2022 examination, showed that 378,639 scored above 200; a total of 520,596 candidates scored 190 and above; 704,991 scored 180 and above; 934,103 scored 170 and above; 1,192, 057 scored 160 and above.
Adebayo Eyimofe, an Ekiti State indigene who sat for his examination in Abuja, scored 362 marks, the highest mark in the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.
Eyimofeo was followed by Ugwu Chikelu, an indigene of Enugu State, who scored 359.
Other high scorers include Igbalaye Ebunoluwa -357; Emmanuel Oluwanifemi -357; Ozumba Samuel -357; Olumide-Attah Ayomide -355; Lawal Olaoluwa -355; Dokun Jubril -354; Amaku Anthony -354 and Aghulor Divine -353.
JAMB allowed awaiting results candidates to register and sit for the 2022 UTME. These candidates can’t be considered for admission on awaiting result status. They must present their O’level results on the board’s portal before the commencement of admissions.