JAMB Latest news: JAMB 2019 Results are out. You can now check your JAMB result on their result checking portal. Visit How to check JAMB Result on JAMB Portal to Learn more…

JAMB 2019 Registration begins on January 10, 2019, and will end on February 21, 2019. The 2019 JAMB Examination date is 16th March, 2019. The board says, there will be no extension of the registration deadline. We are currently monitoring everything and we will update you with all the latest news on JAMB 2019 Registration process.

JAMB 2019 Registration form is out. Now if you have been asking to know when JAMB 2019/2020 Exam is starting or when JAMB 2019/20 registration will close? Or you just want to know how much is JAMB 2019 form?. JAMB 2019 UTME Examination will begin on March 16, 2019. The board said they are set to begin sales of JAMB 2019 form and registration on January 10, 2019. The Deadline for registration is February 21st, 2019 (Six weeks from the date of commencement).

JAMB 2019
JAMB 2019 Registration

So how much is JAMB 2019 form? JAMB form will be sold at #3,500 nationwide across all JAMB Accredited CBT Centres. Please, ensure that you complete your JAMB Registration at an accredited CBT center so that you won’t get duped.

JAMB 2019 Registration form is out. The Management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the 2019/2020 JAMB form.

JAMB 2019 Form is out – The period of Sales/Registration for all candidates (UTME/DE) Including those from foreign countries is from 10th January 2019 to 21st February 2019. The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination UTME is proposed by the management to holds from March 16, 2019.  Interested Candidates are hereby informed to start creating their JAMB 2019 Profile. The Price for JAMB 2019/2020 form is N3,500.

Note: JAMB 2019/2020 Registration form is on sale, and the creation of JAMB profile for the 2019 JAMB UTME Registration is ongoing. Be informed that the Registration of JAMB 2019/20 is only completed at an Accreditated JAMB CBT Centre. This page will work you through all that you need to succeed in JAMB 2019 UTME Examination.

If you’re a prospective JAMB candidate and have questions like;

  • JAMB 2020/2021 form is it out?
  • When will JAMB 2020 form be out?
  • When will 2020 JAMB registration start?
  • How much is JAMB 2020 form
  • Where can I register for JAMB 2020/21 Examination?
  • When is JAMB 2020 registration date
  • how can I register for 2020/2021 JAMB UTME?
  • JAMB 2020/2021 latest news
  • Where can I buy JAMB 2020 Form

With regards to JAMB 2019 registration which started from January 10, 2019, and ends on February 10th, 2019 ( there was a little delay due to changes in JAMB administration). JAMB 2020/2021 registration will probably commence between January or February 2020. The Examination date will be around March or April of 2020.

More information on JAMB 2020 form, Jamb Registration correction of data, date of birth and name. JAMB 2020 subject combination, JAMB Examination centers, Jamb syllabus, JAMB 2019/2020 mobile app, JAMB change of course and institutions, JAMB Examination date and time, JAMB 2019/2020 latest news and other information related to JAMB 2019/2020 UTME Registration, etc. read on to find out.

You will surely find this JAMB 2019/20 admission guide helpful. We will try to cover everything from JAMB examination date and to when JAMB will start giving admission in 2019/2020 session.

Before we continue, here are important materials/tools you should download;

To assist you with JAMB 2019 registration requirements this page will update you with JAMB 2018/19 registration procedures.

JAMB 2020 Registration Requirements And Admission Guide

Below are the Update and useful information on JAMB 2019/2020 registration;

This Page contains every information you need to complete 2019/2020 JAMB UTME Registration. From how much is JAMB 2019 form, how to create JAMB 2019 profile with USSD code, how to Register for the 2019/2020 JAMB UTME Examination, JAMB 2019 Examination date, JAMB 2019/2020 General requirement, JAMB 2019 Payment methods etc.


The general entry requirements for admission into the First Degree, National Diploma (ND), National Innovation Diploma (NID) and Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) programmes in Universities, other Degree-Awarding Institutions, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovation Enterprise Institutions and Colleges of Education are five (5) O’Level Credit passes including Mathematics and English Language. Details are available in the brochure which would be given to each Candidate at the accredited CBT centers and JAMB State-Offices. It is available for download on www.jamb.gov.ng and on Android Mobile App from the Google Play store.

JAMB 2020 Direct Entry Requirement

Candidates with one of the following qualifications may be considered for admission by Direct Entry:

I. A minimum of O’Level credit pass in five (5) subjects at not more than two sittings with at least two prescribed subjects (for each discipline) at Principal or Advanced level. No subject shall be counted twice at both Ordinary and Advanced Level

ii Two passes (in prescribed subjects for each discipline) at the Advanced-Level Examination of IJMB, Cambridge, JUPEB or Institute of Baccalaureate with SSCE/GCE, NTS/NBC credits equivalents in three other subjects

iii Passes in two major subjects in the NCE with S.S.C.E., NTC/NBC credits or equivalents in THREE other subjects (mainly for Education Courses) and ND. For Education courses, Education may be accepted as a third A’ Level subject

iv Minimum of lower credit grade in National Diploma or National Innovation Diploma and the O’Level requirements

NOTE: DE Candidates will be required to provide their JAMB Registration numbers with which they gained admission to NCE/NID/DIPLOMA and previous degree programmes. Qualifications awarded by Examination bodies (IJMB, CAMBRIDGE, WAEC, JUPEB, etc) approved by Nigeria shall not require any prior JAMB number.

Three (3) Steps to Register for JAMB 2019/2020

STEP 1: JAMB Profile Creation With your Unique Phone Number. 

The profile registration is as simple as sending a text to JAMB Short Code 55019 from any of the Mobile Phone Networks. To register your profile:

I. Send Your Name [Surname First-Name Middle-Name (if any)] as text (SMS) to 55019.
Example, Mbereobong huge Nyah

ii. A Profile Code of 10 characters is received on your telephone number used in (I) above.


  • The Cell phone number used for the text message is automatically tied to your name and will be used in all communications related to your 2018 Application/Examination
  • Surname and First Name are mandatory while Middle Name is optional
  • The name could be a maximum of 38 characters + 2 spaces between names = 40 characters


How do I correct a mistake in my Name?

  • Send [CORRECT Surname First-Name Middle-Name] to 55019 as a text message from your mobile number used for Profile Registration in Step 1(i) above

How do I Retrive a lost Profile Code?

  • Send [RESEND] to 55019 as a text message from the same mobile number


JAMB 2019 Registration Fee And Procurement Of Registration ePins

JAMB 2019 Registration Fee is 3,500 Naira Only. Additional Five Hundred (N500) Naira Only is paid to obtain the reading text “INDEPENDENCE” for UTME Candidates and “The Last Days at Forcados High School” for DE Candidates and $20 for Candidates from the eight foreign centres. There are different channels for procurement of ePIN. Candidates should choose the one convenient for him/her.


ii. Four Mobile Money Operators: Paga, e-Tranzact (PocketMoni), TEASYPay and Packway Projects (Readycash)

iii. Two participating Micro Finance Banks: FUD MFB (Dutse) and Regent MFB (Abuja)

iv. Two online Payment Platforms: SystemSpecs (Remita) and InterSwitch (Quickteller)

v. POS (Citi-Serve) – This is available at State Offices of JAMB + CBT Centres, other POS outlets and any CBT Centre that demands it

vi. ATMs of banks listed in (i) above (InterSwitch) –

vii. USSD (NIBSS & ERCAS) for mobile banking

viii. Nigerian Embassies in Abidjan, Accra, Addis Ababa, Buea, Cotonou, Jeddah, Johannesburg and London.

Payment Procedures/Methods


  • Present Profile Code and pay by cash or card
  • ePINis then delivered to your unique telephone number


  • Select Bill Payment and then pick JAMB
  • Enter Profile Code and pay
  • ePINis then delivered to your telephone number


  • Visit JAMB website: www.jamb.org.ng
  • Click Purchase of 2019 Application Document
  • Enter your Profile Code
  • Select payment method (InterSwitch or Remita)
  • Make payment
  • ePINis then delivered to your unique telephone number


  • Dial *565*6*55019#
  • Enter Profile Code
  • Select the bank and follow the prompts to complete payment
  • ePINis then delivered to the candidate’s unique telephone number

v. Procedure for the eight foreign centres only is as follows:

  • The registration fee for candidates from the eight foreign countries is $20 or its equivalent in each of the eight countries
  • Candidates from the eight foreign countries are to download the Application from the Board’s website (www.jamb.gov.ng) complete and submit it with the fee at their designated centre as indicated on the website

How to Recovered your Lost ePIN After Payment 

  • Send [UTMEPIN] or [DEPIN] to 55019 for UTME or DE respectively from your unique telephone number
  • The ePIN would then be retrieved and delivered to your unique number

STEP 3: JAMB 2019 CBT Centres and How To Cmplete Registrations


The Registration Exercise is regulated by the Board and only the accredited Computer Based Test Centres and JAMB Offices will be allowed to register candidates

The list of accredited centres is on JAMB’s website


After procuring ePIN, you proceed to any JAMB accredited CBT Centre of your choice for completion of registration. Your name as typed by your phone when registering the profile comes up automatically on the input of the ePIN by the CBT centre.

You are to:

  1. Pay NOT more than N700 as Service Charge to the CBTCentre
  2. Provide Biodata including Date of Birth, Nationality, State of Origin, Local Government, Gender, e-mail address, among others
  3. Provide choice of Institutions and Programmes (Disciplines)
  4. Provide qualification with grades and dates, if not awaiting result
  5. Upload relevant certificates, if not awaiting result
  6. O/L and or A/L grades are to be provided by candidates. Candidates who are awaiting results should supply the results online as soon as they are available on JAMB’s portal. No recommendations from any Institution will be considered by JAMB if the candidate has not supplied his/her result on the portal of JAMB
  7. Supply JAMB registration number for previous institutional certificates for DE only
  8. Provide UTME subjects and choice of examination town(s) for : (a) Mock examination (optional), (b) Examination for UTME (actual examination)
  9. Do picture capture (no scanning of passport photograph)
  10. Do Biometric enrolment (ten fingers)
  11. Review entries and confirm correctness
  13. Collect, at no other cost, the reading text and CD
  14. Collect e-slip at the end of registration as evidence of registration
  15. There will be no offline registration, as all the accredited CBT centres have been empowered for real-time online registration. No candidate should register at any centre other than the accredited CBT centre and JAMB State-Offices. Any candidate who is registered outside approved centres will be identified and disqualified


  • As was done last year, the Board will also conduct a mock examination in all the accredited CBT centres to prepare and familiarise INTERESTED Candidates with the CBT environment
  • Interested candidates are advised to indicate their interest in the mock examination during st registration provided it is on or before 31 December, 2017
  • The MOCK examination shall commence from Monday 22 to Wednesday 24 January, 2018.
  • The CBT Centres are allowed to collect, through their bank accounts, a separate Seven Hundred Naira (N700) only, for this exercise from an only interested candidate after notification of centre has been received by the candidate.
  • The payment for mock examination by the candidate shall be made to the centre to which the
    candidate is assigned after the notification of assigned centres for the mock examination.
  • No Association or body is permitted to run any mock examination on behalf of JAMB.

NOTE: Do not pay for mock until JAMB assign you to a CBT Centre. No one should patronise fraudsters, many of whom are now in custody for defrauding prospective candidates. Only JAMB accredited CBT centres can do valid registration and serve as examination centres.

Dates & Time For JAMB 2019 UTME Examination

  • The 2019 JAMB CBT EXAMINATION will commence in March 2019. We are not sure of the exact date.
  • The venue of the examination will be at any centre in the candidate’s chosen examination town(s)

NOTE: JAMB does not post any candidate to any examination town or group of towns other than the one chosen by the candidate at the point of registration. Candidates are, however, advised to register on time before the available spaces in their town of choice or group of towns are exhausted and therefore no longer available.


  • All candidates must mandatorily register their profiles through text messages as illustrated above before proceeding to buy ePIN
  • The registration fee is non-refundable
  • As it is the practice, centres are allowed to charge no more than Seven Hundred Naira (N700) only as registration fee. Any centre that charges more than Seven Hundred Naira (N700) should be reported to JAMB for appropriate sanctions
  • All CBT centres have been mandated to select any of the participating banks, MMOs, MFBs, etc. These financial institutions are to be present at the CBT centres for the purpose of collecting all fees. No CBT centre staff is allowed to conduct direct cash transaction with the candidates
  • Candidates are advised to read and understand the guidelines on admission and instructions on how to complete the online registration before commencing the process of registration
  • Multiple registrations are not allowed. Candidates who register more than once will be identified and disqualified
  • Candidates should note that they are required to be present and take a live photograph which will be embossed on their result slips and admission letters. No scanned/stapled passport photograph is allowed
  • Candidates are to note that irrespective of their choice of course of study, they will also be tested on a general text: “In Dependence” by Sarah Ladipo Manyika for UTME and “The Last Days at Forcados High School” by A.H. Mohammed for Direct Entry Candidates
  • Candidates/Officials would not be allowed to enter into the examination centre with a wristwatch, Phone, electronic device, or any pen/biro. An only common pencil is allowed
  • Candidates are warned that the Board does not require nor authorise the services of ANY cyber cafe or establishment other than the accredited CBT centres for this exercise.

Note: The Unique cell phone number with associated profile code have been designed to put candidates in control of all communication in respect of registration and examination and prevent extortion by unscrupulous people. Do not surrender the control of your application process and make yourself vulnerable to untoward practices.

Summary of Payment System for the 2018 UTME

  • For the 2017 Registration exercise, ePins were sold through Banks and Partner Institutions
  • ePINs were sold at N5,200 to Partners & N5,500 to candidates
  • Banks were also asked to deploy mobile teams to all accredited CBT Centers
  • JAMB implemented a central ePIN vending system
  • Other channels employed included switches like Remita & Interswitch

Summary of Registration System for the 2018 UTME

  • 10 fingers were captured for every candidate
  • One Access Code allowed up to 100 registration points

How To Create JAMB 2019 Profile

It is now compulsory for any candidate who wishes to register for the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board -Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (JAMB-UTME) to first create his/her JAMB profile. Here is how to create your JAMB profile for 2019/2020 JAMB Registration.

JAMB 2019 Subject Combination

Before you enrol for the 2019/2020 JAMB UTME Examination, it is crucial that you know the subject combination of the course you intend to study in school. We have compiled the complete JAMB subject combination for 2019/20 JAMB registration. Check it HERE.

JAMB 2019 “Novel Sweet Sixteen (16) Summary”

The New novel for JAMB 2019 is “Sweet sixteen (16)”. This novel is recommended by JAMB for all candidates writing JAMB this year. The JAMB new novel “sweet sixteen” will part of the questions that will be set in JAMB Use of English. You may be wondering is this novel simple to understand or can I read it in a day and summarize?. Well, in order to make things easier for you, we have written the complete summary of the JAMB new Novel “sweet sixteen (16). Here is the link JAMB new novel sweet sixteen summar”.

How To Reset Your JAMB Profile Password

Most times, some candidate do forget their JAMB profile login details due to one reason or the other. If you probably can’t remember your JAMB Profile login details here is a guide on how to recover it. See how to reset JAMB profile password.

How To Buy JAMB 2019 e-pin Via Quickteller

As of 2018, JAMB form was no longer obtain via scratch card. Everything was done online on the candidate’s JAMB profile. The payment for JAMB form was made on the candidate’s JAMB profile via Remita, Quickteller, and POS at accredited JAMB CBT Centres. Here is a guide on how to obtain JAMB Registration E-PIN on Quickteller.

How To Pass JAMB 2019 CBT EXAM Easily

The ability to be successful in any examination depends on proper guide and preparation. We have written two comprehensive guides on how to score 250 and above in 2019 JAMB and how to Pass 2019 JAMB with a very high score without Expo. Click on the link to check out the article. It will sure help you in your preparation for JAMB 2019 UTME test. You can’t skim through any of the article share above and still don’t know the trick on how to pass JAMB with a high score.

JAMB 2019 New Admission Policy CAPS

The Joint Admission and Matriculation board have in 2017 bring out a new admission policy call CAPS to further check irregularities in the admission system. This new JAMB admission policy (CAPS – Central Admission Processing System) allows candidates to accept/reject admission. Read more on the JAMB new admission Policy.

How To Upload O’level Result To JAMB Portal

In 2018 JAMB admission processed, JAMB order all candidates to re-upload their O’level result to the JAMB Portal. For a candidate to be offered admission, he/she have to upload his or her O’level result on the JAMB portal. The Uploading of O’level result by candidates is at an approved JAMB CBT centre. Candidates are to visit any approved CBT centre with a hard copy of their O’level as it will be scanned and uploaded to the JAMB portal.

How To Check JAMB 2019 Exam Date, Time & Centre

After you have registered for JAMB 2019/2020, your Examination centre will not be communicated to you immediately. As such you will need to login to your Email or JAMB profile to know when you will write your JAMB 2019 UTME test. We have created an article on how to do just that. Here is the guide on how to check JAMB examination date, time and centre.

How To Check JAMB 2019/2020 Result

The Procedures for checking JAMB result is always the same. After you have written JAMB 2019, you will have to check your result to know your Performance. We have written a comprehensive guide on how to check JAMB result with and without a registration number. Also, see how to check JAMB Results via your JAMB profile. We make it very simple such that even a dumb can do it.

JAMB 2019/2020 Approved CBT Centres

JAMB registration is completed only at an accredited CBT centre. Here are the approved JAMB CBT Centres for 2019/2020 JAMB registration. Please, make sure you complete your JAMB Registration only at an approved JAMB CBT centre as any Registration carried out at other places other than the approved JAMB CTB Centres for 2019 will not be valid. JAMB has recently banned 50 CBT centres from carrying out JAMB registration.

JAMB Cut Off Marks For Universities, Polytechnics And Colleges

For you to gain admission into any higher institutions in Nigeria, you must score up to the required cut off mark for the course which you applied for. The cut of mark of some competitive course in differs in some Nigeria Universities.

For Example, the cut off mark at which Uniuyo will use to admit candidates into the department of medicine and surgery might not be the same as to what UNILAG will use to admit candidates in that same department. Want to know more about the cut off mark of the school or course you apply for, visit JAMB cut off mark for universities, polytechnics and colleges of education.

JAMB Will Set Examination For Candidates Who Will Miss Because Of Technical Issues

It is always not the fault of JAMB that some candidates do miss their examination on their exam date because of some technical issues. The board has promised that they will conduct a separate examination for these set of candidates. So if you miss your Jamb examination because of a technical error, don’t worry much, a separate day will be selected for you to write your examination.

JAMB 2019/2020 Official Websites & Information Resource Page





Importance Things All 2019 JAMB Candidates Must Know

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