Thank you for visiting this blog. It has been approved that students who want to further their studies into any Nigerian/Foreign tertiary institutions have been instructed to register for the Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination (UTME) / Direct Entry (DE) which is conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). This examination serves as an important gateway for students seeking admissions into higher education institutions. The UTME and DE are designed to assess the readiness of students to pursue academic programs at the tertiary level, and the results play a crucial role in the admission process. It’s essential for prospective students to familiarize themselves with the registration process, examination format, and eligibility requirements to ensure a smooth and successful application. The JAMB website and official sources provide comprehensive guidance and resources to support students in this important stage of their academic journey.
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is an integral regulatory body responsible for overseeing the admission processes for educational institutions in Nigeria. Its significance lies in the fact that it collaborates with key organizations such as the West African Examination Council (WAEC), the National Examination Council (NECO), and the National Universities Commission (NUC) to ensure standardized and transparent educational practices.
JAMB plays a pivotal role in maintaining the integrity and fairness of the admission process by implementing stringent guidelines and procedures. Through its collaboration with WAEC and NECO, it ensures that the examination results used in the admission process are credible and reliable. Additionally, its coordination with the NUC and other educational bodies contributes to the continuous improvement of the Nigerian educational system.
Overall, JAMB’s multi-faceted collaboration with various educational institutions and regulatory bodies underscores its impactful role in shaping the academic landscape of Nigeria.
In this blog post, you will learn everything about the simple steps to get JAMB profile codes, date of registration for UTME/DE, registration deadline, registration amount, date of examination for both UTME/DE, and steps on how to register for JAMB for the 2024/2025 admission session.
How To Generate JAMB Profile Code
The generation of JAMB profile codes is a crucial first step in the registration process for candidates seeking to take the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examinations. In order to initiate this process, a candidate must possess a valid National Identification Number (NIN) and a valid phone number, which must be enrolled with the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). These requirements are essential to ensure that the registration and examination processes are conducted in a secure and organized manner.
The NIN serves as a unique identifier for individuals in Nigeria, and it plays a key role in various official processes, including the JAMB registration. It provides a means of accurately verifying the identity of candidates and helps in maintaining the integrity of the examination system. Furthermore, the linkage of the NIN with the candidate’s phone number is aimed at facilitating effective communication and authentication throughout the registration and examination periods.
By adhering to these requirements, candidates can proceed with confidence, knowing that their registration for the JAMB examinations is in compliance with the necessary guidelines. Additionally, this process underscores the increasing integration of technology and official systems to streamline administrative procedures, enhance data accuracy, and safeguard the integrity of academic assessments.
To generate JAMB Profile Code, kindly do the following with your smart devices :
- Open your message App
- Type NIN (Space) NIN number to 55019 or 66019 using the same phone number enrolled with NIMC.
Example: NIN 24536728299 then send to 55019 or 66019
Note that your NIN is the 11 digits number on your NIN slip or Card. You must have airtime on the sim card to initiate this process. Also note that a confirmation code of ten digits will be sent to your device; this is your profile code. Please ensure you keep it saved.
Immediately after getting your JAMB profile code, the next stage is to buy the JAMB electronic Pin (E-pin) which serves as a key for purchasing the form.
Date Of Registration UTME/DE
The process to create profiles for the 2024 UTME/DE registration has begun. The sale of application documents will start on Monday, January 15th, 2024.
The Sale of 2024 Direct Entry (DE) application documents will commence by Wednesday, February 28, 2024.
For Candidate who want to study abroad (Foreign Candidates, the Sale of Application documents for Foreign Candidates is $30 dollars).
Deadline For JAMB Registration
The Deadline for the 2024 UTME Registration is on the 26th February, 2024. While the deadline for Direct Entry Registration is on Thursday 28th March, 2024.
According to the board, the registration Fee for the 2024 UTME is Seven Thousand, Seven Hundred Naira only N7,700 (WITH MOCK); and Six Thousand, Two hundred naira only N6,200 (WITHOUT MOCK).
Dates For UTME Mock/Main Examination 2024
The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination UTME Mock Examinations will hold on the 7th of March , 2024. While the printing of the main UTME examination slips will begin by 10th April, 2023.
The Main Examination will start as from Friday 19th April to Monday 29th April, 2024.
How To Register For JAMB Successfully.
After purchasing the profile code and the E-pins. Kindly proceed to any JAMB Accreditated CBT centre and complete your registration via online. Or visit JAMB office in your different state.
Frequently Asked Questions From Aspirants
1. Can I get two JAMB profile Codes using the same phone number ?
No! Each Candidate is entitled to only one JAMB profile code which contains all the Aspirant BioData generated from NIN which would be used to purchase the E-pin.
2. Can I use a different phone number to generate profile code?
Using of different phone number is only applicable for fresh Candidates who have not registered for JAMB before. The number to be used will be enrolled with NIMC and validated and will be the same number that will be used anytime the Candidate want to write JAMB.
3. I lost my profile code, how can I retrieve it back ?
To retrieve a lost profile code is very easy. Kindly open your message app and type ‘RESEND’ in block letters and send to 55019 or 66019 via the same phone number enrolled with NIMC. Ensure you have enough airtime for this process.
4. How to locate an approved CBT centre for registration?
To locate an approved CBT centre for the registration, kindly make enquires from people who have participated in this exams or visit the JAMB website to check for the nearest Approved CBT centres in your locality.
More questions and answers will be posted as we receive them. If you have any questions to ask, kindly use the comment section. Our team will respond to you as soon as possible.