Each day, majority of Jamb applicants press the internet with questions as regards Jamb application.
Most of the questions asked are geared towards when the registration form would be released. Only very few do research on the steps to take before the application finally begins.
In adverse, many Jamb Applicants or University aspirants make stupid mistakes yearly.
These mistakes range from choosing the wrong course to picking the wrong school of Choice. Avoid these common Jamb registration mistakes by all means.
In this post, I will quickly discuss the 5 Important things to do as you wait for, or before you apply for Jamb. This will help you avoid mistakes and boost your UTME score.
Things To Do Before Jamb Registration
Before Jamb registration, there are certain things you should put in place. Ensure that you are ready for Jamb and as well start preparing money for Jamb registration if necessary.
You should also be sure of your waec and Jamb subjects combination. Creation of Jamb profile is also an early step to take after you are sure of sitting for Jamb. Continue reading for more details…
1. Be Convinced That You Want To Apply For Jamb:
Are you writing Jamb based on conviction or you were forced to? be sure that you are convinced before you apply.
If you are not convinced, you cannot prepare well for Jamb examination. And if you are not prepared for the exam, low Jamb score may fall on you.
Now, Make up your mind that it is either you pass or you pass. The reason many students fail Jamb is that they never make up their mind completely.
2. Choose Your Course:
This is another major thing to do before Jamb application.
Action needs passion or it will be sanctioned. Your motivation gives you drive.
Many persons choose a course because it is high paying or because they see their friends study the course. Many choose course in Jamb registration based on parental factor and for prestige. Choose your Jamb study course carefully.
Guide to Choosing a Preferred course in Jamb Registration
Your passion for the course
The relevance of the course to the economy
The course should be versatile or vast
It should be a hot cake course.
After choosing a course to study, know the required Jamb subjects to study the course. Click here to see the full Jamb subject combination for all courses in Nigeria.
3. Choose Your School:
You hear names of schools like Unilag, Uniben, Ui, Uniport, Lasu, Unilorin, Abu Zaria, Auchi Poly, Laspotech and other big Universities/Polytechnics and you want to fill them as your preferred Institution of Study. It is a nice decision. But is it just because of the name? There are other factors to consider…
Guide to Choosing Your Institution of Study
The course content of the University
The reputation of the University
Graduate employment rate
The general ranking of the institution
The quality of facilities present at the university.
4. Learn to Avoid Stupid Mistakes in Jamb Registration:
Jamb applicants proceed expressly to make certain mistakes that ruin their admission. Some of the mistakes you must avoid are strategically listed below:
Asking someone to register on your behalf
Filling the registration form carelessly
A mistake in date of birth
Choosing the wrong institution
Not spelling your name correctly
Putting a wrong Local Government Origin (LGA)
Putting the wrong course of study.
Stupid mistakes in Jamb profile.