The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), is hereby inviting qualified applications for admission into her Joint Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB) programme for 2018/2019 session. The programme leads to the award of JUPEB certificate which will enable candidates gain Direct Entry admission into their respective second year programmes in the university. 
Apply for UNN JUPEB Online

Only candidate who possesses 5(five) Credits in not more than two examination settings, and in at least 5 Subjects (Including English Language) relevant to the candidate's desired course will be eligible for the programme.

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Application fee for this programme is N20,000, which will be paid though the Remita platform at any bank in Nigeria.


To apply for UNN 2018/2019 JUPEB programme, follow the steps below:
  • Visit UNN's website at (
  • Click on prospective students and select online applications. 
  • Click on generate payment invoice under JUPEB. 
  • Enter your telephone number and click SUBMIT 
  • Enter your surname, first name, middle name and click on SUBMIT.
  • Print out your invoice and proceed to the bank for payment.
  • After your payment, visit UNN's website  again.
  • Click on Fill Joint University Preliminary Education Board.
  • Enter your Remita number and click on SUBMIT
  • Fill the form that is displayed and attach your passport (coloured passport with white background).

Note that your passport must be a recent one. Not more than 3 months ago.
  • Complete the form and click on SUBMIT.
  • Print out your acknowledgement slip. 

  • Submission for online application will start 4th July, 2018 and will end 6th September 2018.
  • Entrance examination in on 10th of September, 2018.
  • All candidate are also expected to register for Direct Entry UTME during the programme.
  • The online form must be filled and submitted online immediately or within two weeks of accessing the website. No downloaded or printed copy of forms will be accepted.
  • Candidates are also expected to choose their subject combination rightly.

Note that this information has been signed and published at the University's website ( by the registrar per Barr. C. C Igbowke.