The JAMB-recommended textbooks are a collection of high-quality textbooks that cover the syllabus of each subject comprehensively. The textbooks are written by experienced and qualified authors, and they are updated regularly to reflect changes in the syllabus and curriculum.
The JAMB-recommended textbooks are an important resource for candidates who are preparing for the UTME. They provide a solid foundation for candidates to build their knowledge and understanding of each subject, and they also help candidates to identify the key topics and concepts that are likely to be tested in the exam.
Candidates are encouraged to study the JAMB-recommended textbooks extensively as part of their preparations for the UTME. The textbooks are available in bookstores and online, and candidates can also access them in the JAMB e-facility portal.
The JAMB-recommended textbooks for all subjects are an essential resource for candidates preparing for the UTME. They are comprehensive, up-to-date, and written by experienced authors, and they provide a solid foundation for candidates to build their knowledge and understanding of each subject.
JAMB Recommended Textbooks for All Subject
Recommended biology textbook for JAMB 2023
|Best Biology Textbook for JAMB|
|Modern Biology by Ramalingam, S.T. (2005) from the SS Science Series, New Edition, AFP|
|Biology for Senior Secondary Schools by Stan. (2004), Revised Edition, Ibadan: Heinemann|
|Biology for West African Schools by Stone R.H. and Cozens, A.B.C. (1982), Longman|
|Handbook of practical Biology 2nd Edition by Usua, E.J. (1997), University Press, Limited|
Recommended Chemistry textbook for JAMB 2023
|Best Chemistry Textbook for JAMB|
|New School Chemistry for Senior Secondary Schools by Ababio, O. Y. (2009), Fourth edition, Onitsha: Africana FIRST Publishers Limited.|
|Senior Secondary Chemistry by Bajah, S.T.; Teibo, B. O., Onwu, G.; and Obikwere, A. Book 1 (1999), Books 2 and 3 (2000), Lagos: Longman.|
|Understanding Chemistry for Schools and Colleges by Ojokuku, G. O. (2012, Revised Edition), Zaria: Press-On Chemresources.|
|Essential: Chemistry for Senior Secondary Schools, 2nd Edition (2008), by I. A. Odesina, Lagos: Tonad Publishers Limited.|
|Countdown to WASSCE/SSCE, NECO, JME Chemistry by Uche, I. O.; Adenuga, I. J. and Iwuagwu, S. L. (2003), Ibadan: Evans.|
Recommended books for literature in English
|JAMB Recommended Books for Literature in English|
|Naked Soles by Gbemisola, A. (2005), Ibadan: Kraft|
|The Penguin Book of English Verse edited by Hayward, J. (1968), London: Penguin|
|New Poetry from Africa edited by Johnson, R. et al (1996), Ibadan: UP Plc|
|Oxford Anthology of English Literature, Vol. II, edited by Kermode, F. et al (1964), London: OUP|
|West African Verse edited by Nwoga D. (1967), London: Longman|
|A Selection of African Poetry edited by Senanu, K. E. and Vincent, T. (1993), Lagos: Longman|
|Poems of Black Africa edited by Soyinka, W. (1987), Ibadan: Heinemann|
|A Glossary of Literary Terms (4th Edition) by Abrams, M. H. (1981), New York, Holt Rinehalt and Winston|
|A Dictionary of Literature by Emeaba, O. E. (1982), Aba: Inteks Press|
|Understanding Unseen: An Introduction to English Poetry and English Novel for Overseas Students by Murphy, M. J. (1972), George Allen and Unwin Ltd.|
JAMB Recommended Textbooks For Economics
|JAMB Recommended Textbooks for Economics|
|Economics: Exam Focus by Aderinto, A.A et al (1996), Ibadan: University Press Plc.|
|Oxford Dictionary of Economics by Black, J. (1997), Oxford: Oxford University Press|
|Economics Made Easy by Eyiyere, D.O. (1980), Benin City: Quality Publishers Ltd.|
|Countdown to SSCE/JME Economics by Fajana, F et al (1999), Ibadan: Evans|
|Round-up Economics by Falodun, A.B. et al (1997), Lagos: Longman|
|Modern Microeconomics by Kountsoyiannis, A. (1979), London: Macmillan|
|An Introduction to Positive Economics by Lipsey, R.G. (1997), Oxford: Oxford University Press|
|Economics by Samuelson, P and Nordhaus, W. (1989), Singapore: McGraw-Hill|
|New System Economics: a Senior Secondary Course by Udu E and Agu G.A. (2005), Ibadan: Africana FIRST Publishers Ltd.|
|Economics by Wannacott and Wannacott (1979), New York: McGraw-Hill|
|What is Micro-Economics? by Brownson-oton Richard (2010), Niky Printing and Publishing coy.|
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in Nigeria recommends a list of textbooks for candidates sitting for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in various subjects. The recommended textbooks cover a wide range of topics and are designed to help candidates prepare effectively for the examination
For instance, in Biology, JAMB recommends textbooks such as Modern Biology by Ramalingam, Biology for Senior Secondary Schools by Stan, Biology for West African Schools by Stone and Cozens, and Handbook of Practical Biology by Usua. Similarly, in Chemistry, JAMB recommends textbooks such as New School Chemistry for Senior Secondary Schools by Ababio, Senior Secondary Chemistry by Bajah, Teibo, Onwu, and Obikwere, and Essential: Chemistry for Senior Secondary Schools by Odesina.
For Literature in English, JAMB recommends anthologies such as Naked Soles by Gbemisola and West African Verse by Nwoga, as well as critical texts like A Glossary of Literary Terms by Abrams and Understanding Unseen by Murphy. In Economics, JAMB recommends textbooks such as Economics: Exam Focus by Aderinto et al., Round-up Economics by Falodun et al., and Modern Microeconomics by Kountsoyiannis.
JAMB-recommended textbooks aim to provide comprehensive coverage of the subjects and equip candidates with the knowledge and skills required to succeed in the examination.