JUPEB is the acronym for Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board, Approved, Proven & Certified Advanced Level Program moderated by the University of Lagos and having the coordinating body in various tertiary institutions and different study centers nationwide. The program is specifically designed to provide an opportunity for candidates who cannot gain admission to regular degree programs in Nigerian Universities for one reason or the other, as the program only requires candidates O’level results, also awaiting result candidates can enroll while they are afforded the opportunity to complete their WAEC results before admissions into 200 level from various institutes.
JUPEB is approved by the Federal Government and Certified by Nigeria University Commission (NUC) as an Advanced Level Examination platform for securing admission into a higher institution in the country and abroad. This is proven yearly, and about 20,000 applicants put in for the program in which more than 80% fraction successfully secure admission with it into 200 levels to their preferred institutions and courses.
More importantly, prospective JUPEB candidates are required to select any THREE (3) A/L JUPEB related subject combination identified with their preferred course of study in the university be it Science, Art or Social Science Course. Candidates would then be lectured for the stipulated period at our respective Study Centre and thereafter sit for the final examination. On completion of the program, successful candidates accordingly will utilize their JUPEB certificate to secure admission into 200 level in any Nigeria tertiary institution via Direct Entry.
Interestingly, its certificate is presently recognized and accepted in more than 85% of Nigeria Federal, State and all Private Universities in Nigeria and is open to all interested candidates nationwide as well as overseas as any course can be offered be it Science, Art or Social Science; as it runs for a maximum period of one academic session (July to June) which is divided into two (2) semesters with breaks in between. Thus, prospective candidates can check (item 2.2) of JAMB BROCHURE to confirm JUPEB legibility and read the Official list of Universities accepting JUPEB Certificate.