About IJMB

IJMB History And Details

The Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) was set up in 1974 under statute 5 of the Ahmadu Bello University Law to run the Interim Joint Matriculation Board Examination (IJMBE) as an equivalent ‘A’ Level Examination, to students or candidates who may wish to seek undergraduate admission into Ahmadu Bello University and other Universities.

IJMB is a one year course designed to serve as intermediate course of study to train students from various institutions based on a syllabus to gain insight into basic tools of seventeen subjects for taking up advance studies in divert profession in any Nigerian Universities at 200 levels.



IJMB program is a 9 to 10 months program
• Candidate need 5 points minimum out of the total sixteen points before you can be admitted into university with IJMB
• IJMB is was establish by Ahmadu Bello University and you can use it to gain admission into almost all universities in Nigeria
• JAMB is not needed before you can make use of IJMB
• IJMB exam do comes up every February every year and the result will be released 3 month after.
• Candidate should know that they are supposed to read very well
• IJMB is never a scam if you are dealing with the right people
• Candidate should know that the only people that can lecture you about IJMB are those people that have gone through IJMB
• Candidate can be sure of making your necessary points with the right center and we are promising you the best

• Candidate should make sure their O’level result complete before making use of IJMB result for admission but can make use of awaiting result for the programme
• Candidate should attend lectures regularly, and don’t be too playful
• IJMB registration website is www.ijmbonline.org.ng
• IJMB final exam will be done at ABU approved exam centers for the year.
• IJMB result expires after seven years
• Candidate can choose up to four universities at a time, by obtaining two Direct Entry form.
• Candidate should know that they are to obtain a Direct Entry form to process their admission into universities after IJMB exam
• Candidate can study any course of their choice after their IJMB program

2021 IJMB

Admission In Progress

IJMB 2021/22 session is ongoing and now closes soon, Register to any of our accredited study centres nationwide today.


Available Courses

We offer over seventeen Advanced level subjects and two (2) Ordinary level syllabus subjects.

Tution & Fees

View IJMB tuition and other fees for the 2021 academic session

Hostel Accommodation

We have hostel accommodation for all students.


APPROVED : The programme is approved by the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT as a platform for securing university admission into a university in Nigeria and outside. Its moderated by ABU, Zaria with different study centers nationwide.

CERTIFIED: By NIGERIA UNIVERSITY COMMISSION(NUC) as an A’ level program that qualifies students into 200 level in the university upon successful completion of the program. 

ACCEPTABILITY: IJMB is accepted in over 80% of Nigerian universities and even abroad.