76% of 2024 UTME candidates scored below 200 — JAMB

Source: Franktalknow Newspapaer

Incident Overview:

  • 76% of candidates scored below 200 out of 400 in the 2024 UTME
  • 1,989,668 candidates registered for the exam in 774 CBT centers
  • 1,904,109 candidates actually sat for the exam
  • 80,810 candidates were absent
  • 64,624 results are under investigation for various reasons
  • 8,401 candidates scored 300 and above
  • 77,070 candidates scored 250 and above
  • 439,974 candidates scored 200 and above
  • 1,402,490 candidates scored below 200
  • Enrolment of females exceeded that of males for the first time in three years
  • 3,164 candidates with disabilities registered, showing a 36.2% increase from last year


In conclusion, the 2024 UTME results revealed a significant number of candidates scoring below 200, highlighting the need for further academic support and preparation. The increase in female enrollment and enrollment of candidates with disabilities is a positive step towards inclusivity in education. The ongoing investigations into certain results demonstrate the importance of maintaining integrity in the examination process. Moving forward, it is crucial for stakeholders to continue working towards improving educational opportunities and outcomes for all candidates.

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