Here’s the brutal truth about JAMB profile creation.
To be honest with you, creating JAMB profile isn’t rocket science and it is not what you have to spend money doing, you can do it yourself with ease.
This is the only guide you need to learn how you can create the 2020 JAMB registration profile on your own without any stress.
JAMB profile creation usually takes less than a few minutes and isn’t what you have to spend money doing, as you can easily create JAMB profile using your mobile phone.
So today I will show you in this post how to create JAMB profile. If you already have a profile but forgot your JAMB Password, you can reset it here.
HOW TO CREATE PROFILE ON JAMB PORTAL
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has introduced a new method of creating JAMB profile using the mobile USSID code for making the process easy for students.
Don’t just sit asking when will the JAMB 2020 registration start, but learn how to do things the right way when you’re called for that.
- Validate your email address on the JAMB portal http://www.jamb.org.ng/efacility/ValidateeMail
- Fill in your email in the first two spaces provided, then select a question and type a secret answer in the last 2 spaces. The secret question and answer will be required if you forget your password to your profile on the JAMB portal, so ensure you always remember your selected question and the corresponding answer you typed.
- Then click “Verify Email”. A link will be sent to your email.
- Open your email and find the email sent from “noreply@JAMB.gov.ng”. The email should be titled “eMail Address Confirmation”.
- Open the email and click the link that says “Click here to continue your Profile Creation”. If you didn’t see this quick, you should check your SPAM folder for the link from JAMB.
- Fill in all the information as required on the form. Your surname, first name, middleName, date of birth (day, month & year), your phone number, nationality, state, LGA, and Password to your profile.
- Please ensure you crosscheck all the above information, because if you don’t, it may cost you to change it in future.
- Click on “Sign Up”.
If everything you entered is correct, then your profile will be created immediately. A message “Your Account Creation Was Successful” will be displayed
How to Create JAMB Profile Using Mobile Phone (VIA SMS)
Let every candidate going for the JAMB 2020 form, handle this method their self.
- Send your Surname, First Name & Middle Name (where applicable). This should be maximum of 38 characters + 2 spaces between names = 40 characters in all to JAMB short code of 55019
- One person is entitled to use only one phone number for creating JAMB profile
- A confirmation code of 10 characters is received by the candidate on the same telephone number which will be used to procure the JAMB ePIN
How to correct JAMB Profile NAME and Recover JAMB confirmation Code:
- To correct a mistake in candidate’s name, resend a text message (from the registered number) “CORRECT Surname First name Middle name” to 55019
- To retrieve a lost confirmation code, resend a text message (from the registered number) “RESEND” to 55019.
JAMB PROFILE CREATION FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
- Can I register JAMB without creating Profile? The answer is no, you have to send your detail as mentioned in this post to JAMB so they will have it in their database.
This is to make things easier and faster at the CBT centers during registration also to avoid error in the spelling of candidate’s name, that’s why every candidate is expected to type and send the required information by their self.
- How much is JAMB Profile Creation? We do not expect or advise candidates to pay for the creation of JAMB profile as we have indicated on this post, steps every candidate can follow to get things done. In case you’re unable to do this yourself, then there’s no fixed price for the creation of JAMB profile.
- What method is the best for JAMB profile creation? It will be in your own interest to use the desktop computer or laptop and make use of browsers like Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox for easy and full functionality while using the JAMB profile creation portal. That’s our recommendation.
- Can I use one phone number for more than one persons? The JAMB profile creation system is built in such a way that only one phone number can be used for creating a profile for a single candidate and not more than one person.
- Can I use another person’s phone number to create a JAMB profile? JAMB recommend that you use your own phone number to receive the JAMB profile code but in cases where you do not have a phone, you can make use of your parents phone, relative or any other person close to you for this process.
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