The Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) is a national examinations body approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria in December 2013. It was formally established in April 2014 by a consortium of ten (10) partnering universities led by the University of Lagos. call admin 07039740031
The board has the responsibility of conducting common and standard examinations for the candidates, who have been exposed to a minimum of one-year approved courses in the different Universities’s Foundation and/or Diploma Programmes and are seeking Direct Entry admissions into University courses at the 200 Level in Nigerian and partnering foreign universities. call admin 07039740031
The first of such examinations was conducted in August 2014 and successful candidates were admitted into 200 Level by JAMB based on recommendations from the universities. With effect from 2015, JUPEB Examinations will hold in June annually.
To be an outstanding examination body that will conduct common, standard and credible examinations based on a world-class curriculum, for candidates seeking Direct Entry admissions into Nigerian and foreign-based partner universities.
To facilitate Direct Entry admissions into various University courses globally by conducting credible examinations for candidates taught on a qualitative and well-balanced curriculum.
Another platform for providing access to tertiary education.
The Vice Chancellors of any University wishing to present candidates for the examinations of JUPEB, is to seek affiliation by writing to:
Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board,
7/9, Shiro Street,
The Registrar/CE, in conjunction with the Vice-Chancellor of the University, would fix a date for the Pre-Affiliation Visit a Team from JUPEB, to ascertain the preparedness of the University for running the JUPEB programme in terms of availability of human and physical resources. The University is to provide logistics for the Pre-Affiliation Visit. At the end of the Pre-Affiliation Visit, the Pre-Affiliation Visit Team will submit its recommendations to the Governing Board through the Registrar/Chief Executive.
Upon the approval of the Pre-Affiliation Visit Report by the Governing Board, the University would be required to pay an Affiliation Fee to be determined from time to time.
The University can then advertise for candidates and run the programme according to JUPEB’s Syllabus and Calendar.
Arts combination for Applicants
· Christian Religious Studies
· Islamic Religious Studies
· Visual Arts
Social science subject course combination
- Business Studies
The subjects for courses in Sciences include:
The governing board of JUPEB is chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe (Ph.D, MBA, FLS, FRSB, FAS). Other members are:
- Vice-Chancellor of all partner universities
- Two Vice-Chancellors of Affiliate universities (on rotation)
- Representatives of
- The Honourable Minister of Education
- Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB)
- National Universities Commission
- The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or National Examinations Council (NECO)
- Registrar/Chief Executive, JUPEB
Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
Professor Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe, Ph.D; MBA, FLS, FRSB, FAS. is the current Chairman of the Governing Board of JUPEB and also the current Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG).
He is a Professor in the Department of Botany and also the Director of Academic Planning at the University of Lagos. He is a Life member of the International Society of Plant Morphologist, a Fellow of Cohort 9 of the Leadership for Environment and Development, and the Linnaean Society, London.
He was an Adjunct Professor to the Department of Biology, Central Michigan University, Michigan. Between 2004 and 2006, he enjoyed Royal Society of London, Lennoix-Boyd Memorial Trust and Bentham-Moxon Trust sponsorship to Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, U.K.
The following universities are partners:
- Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
- Federal University of Technology, Akure
- Federal University of Technology, Owerri
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- University of Benin, Benin-City
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin
- University of Lagos, Akoka-Lagos
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt
- University of Uyo, Uyo
Partners universities are members of the consortium of old Federal universities that contributed to the establishment of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) after approval of the project by the Federal Ministry of Education.
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