JAMB REGISTRATION UPDATE AND PREREQUISITES:
Registration has commenced : start on Thursday, April 8 and end on Saturday, May 15, 2021
It is our joy to inform you the portal for registration of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is now open for all candidate seeking for admission into the Nigerian tertiary institutions home and abroad.Get YOUR NIN for Jamb Here
To ensure that you have hitch-free registration processes, here is an article that contains all that you need to know regarding the examination form, the registration procedures and how to check your result.
when is jamb 2021 registration starting
start on Thursday, April 8 and end on Saturday, May 15, 2021 Jamb 2021 Exam date might be Saturday, June 5 to Saturday, June 19, 2021.
Get your NIN for JAMB click here
The 2021/2022 portal allows candidates to select any tertiary institution according to their choice of preferences. This implies that, a candidate can prefer to make either, university, polytechnics, College of education, Monotechnics, Innovative Enterprise Institute, Nigerian Police Academy and Nigerian Defence Academy as first or second choice.
However, it is not a must you make university your first choice institution.GENERAL REQUIREMENT FOR UNIFIED TERTIARY MATRICULATION EXAMINATION
More information is embedded in the e-brochure. This e-brochure will be supplied for all a candidate and gotten at their point of registration (CBT accredited centres) and UTME various offices across the country.See JAMB Subject Combination HereDon’t want to make any error in subject combination? Here are some tips that will help you with the right subjects combination Jamb Subject Combination on Each Course Here THE UTME 2020/2021 DATE OF REGISTRATION AND EXAMINATION VENUE
Note: Jamb 2020 Registration began in April 8th ands on March 15th And Exam Date Exam would start from June 5th to June19th
The exam venue will be within the selected examination town of all candidate but the candidates’ examination centre will be randomly done by the UTME officials.
It is important to know that UTME does not post any candidate to an exam town he/she has not chosen. It is therefore advised that all interested candidates should register before their desired examination town will be flooded such that their will be no space to accommodate you in your desired examination town.THINGS TO KNOW TO HAVE A STRESS FREE REGISTRATION PROCEDURES
It is of utmost priority have the following knowledge before taking any registration step.
To ensure the security of the vital information above, No centre is allowed to request or accept a candidate’s password.
After understanding the above important information, the following details will be required to complete your registration.1. Registration Of Your Profile
One mobile phone number can only be used by a candidate. The telephone number adopted by the candidate to receive text is tied to the candidate profile automatically.
This phone number will as well be the point where UTME will reach you concerning any exam-related issues or 2020 UTME registration form. The phone number that is used should be noted and functioning as all information will be subsequently sent to the contact number.
After creating a profile using a reachable and functional phone number, the next procedure is that you send your name for registration. This name is sent using the format; Surname, First Name and Middle name ( if you have one). When typed, it is to be sent to 55019 as SMS.
This name must not exceed forty characters including the two spaces that is expected to be between the surname and first name then between first name and middle name. It is important to know that your Surname and first name are compulsory.3. Registration Confirmation
On the same phone number used for the above processes, UTME will send a profile code which consists of ten characters. This is a confirmation of your registration.
The profile code is presented at the form procurement centre (Banks, MFBs, USSD Partners, Switches) the candidate e-pin is forwarded as text the registered profile number. The e-pin received as text is presented at the accredited CBT centre for registration completion.APPROACHES TO TACKLING LOSS/MISTAKE OF CANDIDATE’S PROFILE 1. To Correct Errors In Candidate Name
To carry out a correction in a candidate name, send an SMS using the phone number used for registration to 55019. The message body should be: [CORRECT Surname First-Name Middle-Name].2. To Recover A Missing Profile Code
If you lost your profile code, use the phone number on your profile to send a text to 55019. The message body should be: [RESEND] 3. Lost Of Profile Password
In case you cannot recollect your profile password, send; [password] space [email address] using the phone number attached to your account to 55019. This will help you reset your forgotten or lost password.Other Complaint Channels
To ensure that all questions, complains and problems are adequately sorted out, UTME has an absolutely free complaint ticket. Just visit support.jamb.gov.ng and provide your registered email address to have an access to your account while you make some needed corrections.Where To Get Your UTME E-Pin
The utme e-pin is available across the country, but it is very essential you know that there are some outlets that provides substandard pins.
To this effects, below is the list of jamb-approved outlets where you can get your genuine utme e-pin in the country:
Other sellers of these e-pin include; JAMB Multi-Purpose Cooperative Society, Digital partners network, Unique ICT, Citi-serve, ATM machine of the banks allowed to vend it, USSD/ Mobile banking, Nigerian Embassies in Accra, Abidjan, Abuja, Cotonou, Jeddah, Beau, London and Johannesburg.FUNCTIONS OF THE PARTICIPATING OUTLETS AND BANKS
You might be asking ‘what do i have to do with the duties of outlets and banks that involves in the vending of the e-pin?’ but i would love to tell you that it is a good thing for you to understand their assignments so that you can easily know when they are requesting for excess information which can expose you to attack of fraudsters.
Below are their functions;
1. They Request For The Profile Code Which Confirms Your Profile Registration
They collect the profile code which was used to as a confirmation of candidate account creation. This is necessary because all the e-pin(s) is linked to candidate profiles and that profile code confirmed candidate registration.
2. They Vend e-pin
The identified banks and bodies are the only accredited e-pin vendors. At the point of purchasing the e-pin, they collect money while they send your e-pin as SMS to your phone number.
It is extremely important you know that your e-pin can’t be copied from somewhere. As it is generated and sent to the candidate profile phone number.
3. POS Payment Validation
They are also responsible for the POS payment facilitation when necessary.4. Evident Of Payment Issuance
It is important to collect your payment’s evidence. As it might be needed. So if they don’t provide one, it is the right of the candidate to request for it.how much is jamb form 2021/2022The price of jamb form for 2020 cbt is between four thousand naira and six thousand naira (₦3,500 – ₦6,000). You might pay additional money for Mock exams but the standard price for jamb form is ₦3,500. You will pay for the registration, the e-pin and the novel (may be free) all this will increase the fee to ₦6,000. But budget ₦6,000. HOW TO PAY FOR THE UTME E-PIN
There are six different approaches to making payment for the UTME e-pin. This is done so that candidate can choose the one that is more suitable and convenient for them. These methods include:1. Payment Via The Commercial And Microfinance Banks
Candidate can pay with card or cash after the presentation of their profile code at the point of payment after which the candidate e-pin will be delivered as a text message to the your profile number.2. Point Of Sales (POS)
Another method of making payment for your e-pin is through POS. This POS payment method is accessible at UTME state office, POS outlets and CBT Examination centres that requested for it.
To pay through this procedure, visit any of the vendors listed above, give them your profile code and use your ATM card to pay. After the confirmation of your payment, the e-pin will be delivered to your registered phone number.
This method of payment is obtainable at all the payment outlets and CBT centres. You are required to provide your unique confirmation code, make payment by cash and your e-pin will be received almost immediately as SMS.4. Payment Via Jamb Official Portal
You can equally pay for your e-pin using JAMB’s official website. All you need to do is follow the following procedures:
This method requires you to dial some certain figures on your mobile phone. Below are the procedures to take to make this method of payment easy and fast:
This is the last method of payment but it’s one of the easiest ways to get your e-pin as it doesn’t require much stress. However, your credit card must be among the list of acceptable banks which are listed earlier in this article. You are advised to undergo the following procedures if you must have a smooth transaction using this method:
Should you forget or misplace your e-pin, text [UTMEPIN] or [DEPIN] to 55019 and your pin will be retrieved as soon as possible.HOW TO COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION PROCESS AT THE CBT CENTRE
Once you get to the CBT accredited centre, you will give them the e-pin you have bought. Your name will be displayed automatically as soon as the e-pin is being processed. You have to complete the following steps to complete your final registration procedures:
Provision of your result and grade is very important because UTME will never consider any candidate recommendation from any institution if such candidate result is not on the UTME portal.
Please don’t register in anywhere apart from the UTME CBT centres and UTME State Offices otherwise, you will be disqualified when identified.
JAMB Eligible InstitutionAs registration commences please take note on the following:
Did you want to obtain the UTME 2021/2022 form from a foreign country, you will need only $20 for registration. You can download the form from Jamb’s official website. Fill and submit at the designated centres as stipulated in the website.
Because of the complexity that surrounds computer base exams, jamb has decided to give everyone the opportunity to participate in an Optional UTME-Mock-Examination.
The purpose is to allow you familiarize with everything that has to do with computer base examination. But if you are not interested in taking Mock exam you can stay clear from it.
If you are very sure that you are going to sit down for Mock, please indicate while registration is ongoing as this will enable jamb to identify those candidates who will participate so as to make provision for them.
Note: marks or score gotten from JAMB Mock won’t be added to your jamb score. No one pays attention to the score. If you perform poor it won’t affect your overall mark obtained in JAMB Exam.
when is 2021/2022 jamb form closing/jamb 2020 registration closing date?
If you have been asking when the 2020 JAMB registration form closing date will be announced here is the right place t get the information.
As expected JAMB registration closing date will likely be a few weeks after the registration date has been announced. January 17th. Although there might be an extension which will be aimed to enable those who were not able to get their fingerprint captured to do so and roundup with the registration process.
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