Authorities of the Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) on Monday said that no fewer than 22,000 candidates would write the 2015/2016 Computer Based Test of the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
YABATECH’s Director, Public Relations Unit, Charles Oni, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that over 4,000 candidates would write the examination daily.
NAN reports that the exercise would hold from Sept. 7 to Sept. 11.
Oni also stated that there will be five centres: The Petroleum Trust Development Fund (PTDF) Building, Central Laboratory, Digital Laboratory, Electronic Library and The New Food Technology Building.
The spokesman said that no hitches had been recorded in the conduct of the examination so far, as all hands were on deck to ensure the success of the exercise.
A security personnel at the PTDF Centre, told NAN that the conduct of the examination and the attitude of the candidates were, so far, satisfactory.
A prospective student of Mass Communication, Deborah Okusola, who sat for the examination from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m., lauded the college’s authorities for the smooth-conduct of the exercise.