Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB Mop-Up Exam Date and Other Details

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has scheduled Saturday, August 6, 2022, as the date for its Mop Up UTME in order to provide equal chances to all applicants seeking tertiary education.

JAMB Mop-up Exam

JAMB Mop-up Exam Date 2022/2023

6th August 2022

It has to be mentioned that, as is the Board’s custom after every Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), the diverse reviews from its officers in the subject and video pictures of the exam are reviewed through its group of specialists so as to pick out sports subversive to the exam process. The Management might decide the need of a mop-up exam for which organization of applicants handiest after all of the reviews had been compiled and reviewed.

Following an intensive research of the behaviour of the 2022 UTME in ten centres unfold throughout 5 states of the federation (as indicated below), in which exam misconduct become revealed, it has become critical to cancel the outcomes of all applicants who sat the exam in the ten centres.

The Board also took note of the fact that some innocent candidates had to sit their exams at these locations.

What is JAMB Mop-up exam?

The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) mop-up examination is for applicants who sign up with the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) however couldn’t write it or has troubles in the course of the exam period.

Who Is Eligible For JAMB Mop-up Exam 2022?

Consequently, all applicants who sat the UTME in the affected centres had been rescheduled for the mop-up UTME.

It needs to be cited that applicants who, for something reasons, have been absent at the ones centres aren’t eligible for the mop-up examination.

Other classes of applicants rescheduled for the mop-up UTME are; 142 applicants who couldn’t take the UTME because of finger-print peculiarities. 28 applicants who couldn’t take the UTME because of technical issues in a few centres.

And 1,799 applicants with BVM failure who have been recaptured on the centres

How To Reprint JAMB Mop-up Exam Slip 2022

  1. Go to your preferred browser (Google chrome, Mozila Fiefox, etc)
  2. Visit
  3. Provide your Reg Number or Phone Number.
  4. Click on  Reprint slip

As a result, all candidates who took the UTME at the following centres have been rescheduled for the 6th of August, 2022, Mop-up UTME. Candidates who were absent from such centres for whatever reason are NOT qualified for the mop-up examination. The Centers are as follows:

JAMB Mop Up UTME centers 2022

Other categories of applicants slated for the Mop-up UTME on August 6, 2022, are:

  • 142 candidates who were unable to take the UTME due to fingerprint anomalies;
  • 28 candidates who were unable to take the examination due to technical difficulties in several centres; and
  • 1,799 unsuccessful BVM candidates who were recaptured at testing centres.

The Board affirms that examination fraud will not be tolerated and that it will do everything in its power to counteract it. In the same vein, the Board reaffirms its commitment to conducting legitimate matriculation examinations for all tertiary institutions in the country, while maintaining the sanctity of its examination process in order to uphold the reputation of the Board’s integrity.

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