The national bureau of statistics has released the joint admission matriculation board (JAMB) admission statistics ranging from 2010-2016.
- According to nbs website @ here A total of 11,703,709 applications were received between 2010 and 2016 while a total of 2,674,485 students were admitted across the 36 states and the FCT between 2010 and 2015.
- In 2010, a total of 1,513,940 applications were received while 423,531 students were admitted. This implies that 28% of students who applied for admission were admitted across the 36 states and the FCT in the year under review.
- It was discovered that Adamawa and Niger States admitted 38% of students who applied for admission in 2010. Both states received 14,483 qnd 16,556 applications while 5,678 and 6,278 students were respectively admitted.
source: National bureau of Statistics/Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board.