The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board has released the results of the 2012 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, with only three candidates scoring above 300.
A total of 1,503,931 candidates were registered for the 2012 UTME, which
held across the country on March 24, making it the one with the highest
number of registered candidates since the existence of JAMB.
72, 243candidates scored 250 and above while 336,330 scored below 170. Also, 374,920 candidates scored between 170 and above, while 601,151 candidates
scored between 200 and 249 and 901 scored between 270 and 299.
University of Lagos recorded the highest applicants with 83,865
candidates; Nnamdi Azikiwe University came second with 82,148 candidates
while University of Benin came third with 80,048 candidates.