Upgrade: Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it has set out 256 centers for the 2014/2015 JAMB UTME Computer Based Test (CBT) across the country.
The board’s Head of Public Relations, Mr Fabian Benjamin made the disclosure in a telephone interview on Monday in Lagos.
He disclosed that the centers were increased from 56 to 256 in 2012/2013 for the forthcoming examination.
He said that the increase was made to accommodate the large number of candidates applying for the CBT.
He said due to high number of candidates applying for the CBT the board had to increase the centers to accommodate them all.
JAMB said that the examination would be conducted on April 5, 2014 for those writing the Paper Pencil Test (PPT) and Dual Based Test (DBT).
It said that the date for the Computer Based Test (CBT) would be announced later.