Starts:  Monday 11th, September 2017
Ends: Friday,  5th October 2017 by 06:ur00 PM
Eligibility: Candidates must have selected UNIVERSITY OF JOS as FIRST CHOICE and scored 180 and above in the recent JAMB exams
Screening Fee: N2,000 (excluding bank charges & non refundable) 
Payment Channel:
Screening Registration Portal:
 Read the official notice below

University of jos entrance gate, bauchi road campus

University of Jos



This is to inform candidates who made the University of Jos their institution of first choice and scored 180 and above in the 2017 UTME that the University website will be open from Monday, 11th September, 2017 to Friday, 29th September, 2017 for the UTME/DE online screening through
The deadline for the online screening of bio-data / credentials may not be extended. Therefore, any candidate whose screening details are not submitted within the stipulated time will not be considered for admission process.

  1. Eligibility
    All candidates who made the University of Jos their 1st choice and scored 180 marks and above in the 2017 UTME JAMB examination.
  2. General Instructions:
    1. Any candidate who fails to complete the online screening will automatically forfeit the chance of being considered for admission.
    2. Withholding information or provision of wrong information will lead to instant disqualification.
      Offenders shall be handed over to the law enforcement agents for prosecution in addition to being disqualified.
    3. Candidates are required to upload their current passport photographs.
  3. Candidates’ results will be screened according to the entry requirements of the respective programmes that they have chosen.
    The results of Pre-Admission screening will be available on the University of Jos website:
  4. Specific Instructions:
    1. Each candidate shall pay a non-refundable fee of Two Thousand Niara (₦2, 000.00) only (excluding Bank charges) for the screening.
      Payment shall be made through Remita collection platform at any Commercial Bank operating in Nigeria as follows:
      1. Bank Branch:
        • Visit any Bank Branch operating in Nigeria
        • Present your payment to the Teller (over-the-counter) and say you want to pay University of Jos Pre-Admission Screening Fee via the Remita platform.
      2. Remita Collection Platform:
        • Access the collection platform via
        • Click “Pay Federal Government Agency”
        • Enter “UniJos Pre-Admission Screening” as payment details
        • Select any preferred electronic payment channels (ATM cards, internet Banking, mobile wallet, POS etc.) to complete your payment.

        The payer will be issued an electronic receipt following payment which he/she will present at the screening venue.
        Candidates are strongly advised against patronizing road side Business Centres for making payment. ALL PAYMENTS WILL BE VERIFIED BEFORE ADMISSION PROCESSING.

    2. Visit University of Jos Website for registration procedure as follows:
      1. Create an Account using your email address and phone number. A verification email is automatically sent to your email.
      2. Log into your email and click on the confirmation link to enable you continue your registration
      3. Complete your registration by providing your Bio-data information, including O’ Level details, payment details (RRR and Date), upload your passport photograph and other information as required
      4. Click the ‘submit’ button to save your details on the University Portal
      5. Print Pre-Admission Screening Slip, which should include date of your screening


Misrepresentation/Falsification of documents is a serious offence. Candidates are, therefore, advised to submit genuine documents only. Anyone found guilty of this offence will be disqualified automatically and in appropriate cases, be handed over to the Law Enforcement Agencies.
Candidates are strongly advised to adhere strictly to the guidelines stipulated above and published requirements for admission into programme applied for.


Mr. Monday M. Danjem
University of Jos