The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof Is-haq Oloyede, has said more than 2 million candidates are expected to register for this year Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).
Oloyede declared that the Board again N7.8 billion to the Federal authorities coffers from the proceeds of exam forms offered in 2017.
He said the fund became sourced from the N12billion earnings made throughout the 12 months.
He said JAMB had effected changes inside the method and process for registration and conduct of examinations for applicants to shrink malpractices inside the methods.
Oloyede spoke newshounds at the weekend in Ilorin, Kwara nation.
He brushed off reports that JAMB extended the examination rate, saying the company handiest decreased the fee payable for the examination.
He stated the Board additionally appreciably decreased the quantity paid for examinations through overseas candidates, adding that it become geared toward encouraging large quantity of them.
Oloyede said the employer brought imperative Admission Processing gadget (CAPS) in the bid to address the imbalance determined in the admission process for candidates.