Universities that admits without jamb

Universities that admits without jamb

The following are the list of Nigerian Universities and polytechnics that offer admission without jamb.

It is a fact that a  lot of students struggle to pass Utme year in year out in Nigeria. In millions of cases, the Utme exam has been a huge roadblock to many Nigerians  student’s journey to tertiary institutions.

Also, in many instances, students who passed the Utme still have to struggle with the Post-Utme before they are fully offered admission into the University and polytechnic of their choice.

In a bid to relieve student that easily falls into this categories of their stress, Haba naija compiled a detailed list of  Nigerian Universities and polytechnics  that offers admission without jamb.

The following are other ways to gain admission into Nigerian Universities and Polytechnics without jamb.

Ways to gain admission to tertiary Institutions without Utme Jamb in Nigeria

National Open University of Nigeria

The National Open University was established to help individuals who are advanced in age, or engaged in some other activities such as employment or other responsibilities to have access to tertiary education.

Every program in the National open University does not require a jamb exam.

NOUN has campuses are all over Nigeria’s major cities.The application procedures are quite simple.


You will be required to pay an application fee through their portal https://www.nou.org.ng/www-nouonlinenet-com-student-login/.

Fill the form that entails the details of the programme you’re applying for as well as your O’level details and other required relevant information.

If you meet all the requirements, you will be offered admission to study the course of your choice in NOUN. Often times, the most important requirement is your O’level result.

List of Universities that admits without jamb

List of Universities that admits without jamb

Interim Joint Admission Matriculation Board (IJMB)

This is another way to get admission into the University without jamb or utme in Nigeria. Usually, the (IJMB) is a 12-18 months program which is accepted in most Northern Universities.

This program allows a direct entry into 200 level. In some universities, it is called Diploma.

Cambridge A level program

Another way to gain admission into Nigeria Universities without jamb is Cambridge A level program. Just like IJMB, it is a program of 12-18 months in the University of one’s choice.

The program entails you to attend lectures and write an exam after the end of the program. The result of the exam qualifies you for a direct entry application into the University of your choice.

Note: other ways to gain admission into Nigeria Universities without jamb include

  • Diploma
  • Pre- degree
  • Special certificate programs
  • Part-time program

List of Nigerian Universities that offers admission without Utme Jamb

  • University of Maiduguri
  • Lead City University. Ibadan
  • Wesley University of Science and Technology, Ondo
  • Kebbi State University. Kebbi
  • Katsina State University, Katsina
  • American University of Nigeria. Yola
  • Nile University, Jabi, Abuja
  • Federal University, Dutse Jigawa
  • Federal University, Wukari Taraba
  • Crescent University. Ogun State
  • ANCHOR University, Ayobo, Lagos
  •  National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
  • Federal University of Dutse (FUD)
  • Federal University of Petroleum Resource Effurun
  • Federal University of Technology Minna
  • University of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • Cross River University of Technology, Calabar
  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu
  • Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State
  • Federal University Gashua, Yobe State
  • Federal University Gusau, Zamfara State
  • Federal University of Technology Owerri
  • Free University of Nigeria (FUN), Lagos. Nigeria
  • Gombe State University, Gombe
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
  • Caritas University, Enugu
  • City University, Yaba, Lagos State
  • Citygate University, Ibadan
  • Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Niger State, Lapai
  • University of Ado Ekiti, Ado Ekiti
  • University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Abeokuta
  • University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Makurdi, Benue State
  • University of Jos, Jos
  • University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri
  • University of Mkar, Mkar-Gboko, Benue State
  • Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto, Sokoto State
  • Wesley University, Ondo
  • Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State
  • Sule Lamido University, Jigawa State
  • Mountain Top University, Ogun State.

List of Nigerian Polytechnics that admits without jamb

  • Adamawa State Polytechnic Yola
  • Federal Polytechnic Ede
  • Federal Polytechnic Offa
  • Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki
  • Osun State Polytechnic, Iree
  • Kwara State Polytechnic
  • The Polytechnic Ibadan
  • Osun State College of Technology, Esa Oke
  • Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State
  • Federal Polytechnic Mubi, Adamawa State
  • Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa
  • Federal Polytechnic, Kaura Namoda, Zamfara State
  • Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa