IJMBE- Interim Joint Matriculation Board Examination is an advanced level programme moderated by the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria with various accredited Centres nationwide. This programme qualifies candidates to secure admission into 200 Level in any of Nigerian and Foreign Universities via Direct Entry.

Note: Application Form is #5,000 for tuition fee, click HERE

IJMB was established in 1976 by the Interim Common Service Agency (ICSA) through the Government of the Old Northern Region of Nigeria. The IJMBE replaced the Higher School Certificate Examination (HSCE). ABU, Zaria is the national Head Quarters for the IJMBE.

Since the establishment of IJMB, more institutions have embraced it as a means of securing admission to 200L all over Nigeria. Click HERE for list of institutions. The programme runs for a period of 9-12 months (2 Semesters). During this period, students are exposed to intensive lectures from Mondays to Friday every week and a weekly C.A test.


A candidate is required to register for 3 ‘A’ level subjects relevant to her course of study, of which the candidate is required to obtain a minimum of 5-8points out of a total of 15 points to qualify for university admission into 200Level. Only a dullard will not meet up with 5points.

IJMB is a programme which presents unique plateform for ADMISSION SEEKERS to gain easy admission to any Nigeria Universities of the candidate’s choice. Awaiting result candidates are also qualified to register for IJMB. Also, students who have deficiencies in their O’level Mathematics and English Language subjects can be remedied in IJMB. . IJMB results can be used to apply for job in most organizations. It can also be used for securing admission multiple times in cases where the candidate was unable to get admitted in the first year, He/She can use it gain to apply the following year.

ABOUT IJMB (Benefits)

  1. IJMB results are equivalent to OND, NCE, HSC and Cambridge certificates.
  2. IJMB is just a (9) months programme.
  3. IJMB qualifies candidates for 200 Level University Admission.
  4. IJMB result has no expiry date.
  5. IJMB reduces the number of years spent in the University.
  6. Only (3) papers are to be undertaken by candidates depending on Individuals desired University Course. 



NCAS- Nigeria Centre for Advanced Studies is a registered educational entity approved to register candidates to genuine IJMB Centres Only.

With over 9years of experience, 97% of students who register with us for IJMB successfully gain admission into their preffered University.

Our IJMB Lecturers are highly qualified, motivated with unassailable track records. Hostels are available. Admission assistance is rendered after successful completion of the proramme.

Our IJMB students come out in flying colours after the exams.

NCAS… Promoting Academic Excellence.


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IJMB is certified by the NUC (Nigeria University Commission) as an advanced level programme for Direct-entry (DE) admission into universities in Nigeria. (See section 4.0 of JAMB Brochure for details).


IJMB is more economical to go for this programme because it will save you the cost and stress of 100 level as you will be admitted directly into 200 level upon completion of the programme . Even students with deficiency in O level can still register for the programme because preparations have been made for them by IJMB where they can write O'level IJMBE to augment their result. Candidate with awaiting results can also register. IJMB fees can be paid gradually while studying for the programme


IJMBE is a Federal government approved programme of 9 month and it is being moderated by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. IJMB is designed to solve problems of admission for candidates seeking admission into Nigeria University instead of JAMB.

IJMB examination is conducted in the first-quarter of every year, while the results is released in due time for admission processing.

On completion of the programme, successful candidates can use their result to gain admission into 200 level in any Nigeria university through direct-entry into their chosen university. Most candidate who failed either in UTME or post-utme in the past always do this program and most of them get admission into 200level and meet their colleagues in 200 level. The good news is that a lot of people are entering into the university via IJMB program directly into 200 level because of its relevance.


»IJMB result takes whopping of 7 years to expire unlike your JAMB that is only for a year .You can still be doing it and apply for JAMB if you want to kill two birds with a stone

»You have more advantages of being admitted unlike those that used JAMB since students with A level Result(IJMB Result) are very fewer in ratio.

»IJMB is a unique programme for undergraduate seeking admission into any university of their choice.You will be admitted into 200 level, without writing UTME.

»IJMB fees can be paid gradually on installment. This arrangement is to help students with more financial needs. »IJMB result does not expire and can be used to pursue admission into any university for 7 years. You must use your IJMB result not later than 7 years after the date of being released.

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