Complete List of Prohibited Items in the 2022 JAMB CBT Exam Hall ( | CHECK NOW

This is to update prospective candidates and admission seekers about the List of Prohibited Items in the 2022 JAMB CBT Exam Hall. Details about the Items Prohibited are given below.

List of Prohibited Items in JAMB 2022 CBT Exam Hall

List of Prohibited Items in the 2021 JAMB Exam Hall

To ensure that the Board’s examinations meet best global practice, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has prohibited the use of the following items during examinations. Candidates are hereby advised in their best interest NOTE TO bring THESW ITEMS close to the examination venue.

Any breach of this directive would bar the candidates from taking the examination.


Below is the list Complete List of Prohibited Items in the 2021 JAMB CBT Exam Hall:

  1. Watches
  2. Pen/Biro
  3. Mobile Phones or Similar Electronic Devices
  4. Spy Reading Glasses Which Should be Scrutinized
  5. Calculators or Similar Electronic Devices
  6. USB, CD, Hard Disk, and or Similar Storage Devices
  7. Books and Any Reading/Writing Material
  8. Cameras
  9. Recorders
  10. Microphones
  11. Ear Pieces
  12. Ink/Pen Readers
  13. Smart Lenses
  14. Bluetooth Devices
  15. Smart Rings/Jewelry
  16. Smart Buttons
  17. Key Holders
  18. ATM Cards
  19. Erasers

Also, where an examination official (board staff or ad hoc staff) or any authorized person is found with any of these prohibited items in the examination hall, such compromising action would be treated as a deliberate act of examination sabotage and necessary sanction will be applied.