The sales of admission forms into JSS1 and Vocational 1 classes in the Model Technical Colleges in Asaba, Effurun and Obiaruku have commenced for the 2023/2024 academic session.
This was contained in a statement released by the Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Technical Education, Dr Gloria Patrick-Ferife.
The statement urged interested applicants to purchase online registration scratch cards from Zenith Bank, FMC Branch in Asaba, Effurun Branch by 7Up or Abraka Branch at the cost of N3,000.00 (Three Thousand Naira.)
The statement said that applicants could also obtain the registration scratch cards from the Department of General Education in the Ministry of Technical Education or from the office of any of the principals of the technical colleges in Asaba, Effurun or Obiaruku.
According to the statement, only candidates that passed the Cognitive/Placement Examination (Primary School Leaving Certificate Examination) would be eligible for entry into JSS 1 while only those that passed the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) would be eligible for entry into Vocational 1 classes.
The statement also revealed that the entrance examination would hold on Saturday, August 19,2023 at designated centres and that candidates would be tested on the basic knowledge of English Studies/Language, Mathematics and Vocational Aptitude.