Although the 2019 JAMB Registration is yet to begin, an option to create your 2019 JAMB profile via text messaging will be launched once it does. This post contains details on how to create a JAMB profile using a cell phone which applied during the 2018 Registration process. It is likely the procedure will not change in the 2019 registration process. However if it does, updates will be made here. That’s why you should stop by this site regularly.
Here is a simple guide on how to create your JAMB profile via sms.
Profile Creation from Home by Candidates Using Cellphones – Text (SMS)
How to create Jamb Profile with Cellphone
- Sends his/her 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 cell number (mobile number) can be used by one candidate only
A confirmation code of 10 characters is received by the candidate on the same telephone number which will be used to procure the ePIN. ~ jamb news
How to Correct Mistakes
To correct a mistake in candidate’s name, resend a text message (from the registered number) “CORRECT Surname First name middlename” to 55019
To retrieve a lost confirmation code, resend a text message (from the registered number) “RESEND” to 55019