Frequently Asked Questions


You will send an email to or to the Registrar/Chief Executive Officer stating the following:
I. Your name
II. Your gender
III. JUPEB examination number
IV. JUPEB examination centre
V. JUPEB subjects and grades
VI. The examination Year
VII. Your contact information
VIII. The address of the university outside Nigeria.

A candidate who passes JUPEB examination is given a direct entry admission into 200 level in a Nigerian University.



Yes, provided that:
i. the university accepts JUPEB results
ii. you meet up with the University’s cutoff point for your choice course of study




A= 5 points, B= 4 points, C= 3 points, D= 2 points, E= 1 point, F= 0 point (failed grade).
1 additional point is added when a candidate scores A, B, C, D or E in all the three subjects e.g. a candidate with B, D, C has 10 points.

Yes, you will send a request to and your request will attract fees.

The JUPEB result is tenable within (3) three admission years i.e. if the examination is written in 20X0, it is usable for 20X0, 20XI & 20X2. However, the JUPEB certificate remains a valid document for a life time.

Results are released to the university centres and candidates are to collect their statement of results from their university centres.

No, JUPEB only gives certificates.

From the university centre where you registered for the examination.

The results are released two to three months after examination.


Any signage advertising JUPEB classes outside a university is fake.
The names of some of the fake centres are displayed as a pop up disclaimer once you browse JUPEB website or click here to view unapproved JUPEB centres.

Only the National Universities Commission (NUC) approved universities are permitted to run the JUPEB progamme after such university has been duly affiliated to JUPEB.

Tutorial centres are not allowed to run JUPEB programme.
Tutorial centres advertising JUPEB are not registered by JUPEB and therefore cannot legally register any candidate for examinations.

The Vice-Chancellor of the university will send a letter requesting for affiliation with JUPEB to the Registrar/Chief Executive Officer.

You will receive lectures in the university centre where you registered for the programme.


No, you only register for JUPEB lectures and examinations in one of the university accredited centres. Click partner universities or affiliate universities to view accredited centres.

The programme is normally for a duration of one academic session.

No, all candidates for JUPEB examinations are expected to register through the university centre where they are receiving lectures.

You are to visit any of the JUPEB approved university centres listed on partner universities or affiliate universities to register for the programme.


The Examination is written in the JUPEB approved university centres nationwide.

You can get the syllabus from the University you registered.

Student should contact the JUPEB Centre Director of their university centre where he/she has registered.

Students can also click here to download JUPEB past questions.

The Examination is usually written in June every year.

Yes, if a candidate does not make the desired grades in the examination, he/she can rewrite the examination in another year.