ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT 2018 JAMB REGISTRATION PROCESS.

A. Profile Creation from Home by Candidates Using Cellphones - Text (SMS).

1. Candidate 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.

2. One cell number (mobile number) can be used by one candidate only.

3. A confirmation code of 10 characters is received by the candidate on the same telephone number which will be used to procure the ePIN.

B. SELF HELP IN CASE OF MISTAKE/LOSS.

1. To correct a mistake in candidate's name, resend a text message (from the registered number) "CORRECT Surname First name Middle name" to 55019.

2. To retrieve a lost confirmation code, resend a text message (from the registered number) "RESEND to 55019.

C. JAMB ePIN SELLING POINTS

1. Participating Banks.

2. Mobile Money. Operators including eTranzact (Paga, Cellulant, Ready Mobile, etc).

3. Registered Microfinance Banks.

4. Online Payment (Remita & Inter switch).

5. POS (Citi-Serve.

6. ATM (Inter switch).

7. USSD (NIBSS & ERCAS) for mobile banking.

D. DUTIES OF PARTICIPATING BANKS

1. Collect the confirmation code from candidates phone.

2. Collect payment and issue ePINs.

3. Facilitate POS Payments if necessary.

4. Provide Evidence of Payments.

5. Collection of Centre Service Fees if requested by the Centre.

E. PAYMENT THROUGH BANKS INCLUDING MICROFINANCE BANKS

1. Present confirmation code and pay by cash or card.

2. ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

F. PAYMENT THROUGH POS

1. This is available at State Offices of JAMB + CBT Centres, Other POS Outlets & any CBT Centre that demands it.

2. Present confirmation code & pay by card.

3. ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

G. PAYMENT THROUGH MOBILE MONEY OPERATORS

1. This is available at CBT Centres & Other Agents Outlets.

2. Present confirmation code & pay by cash.

3. ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

H. PAYMENT USING ATM

1. This is available at all ATM outlets of Participating Banks (Interswitch Channel).

2. Select Bill Payment & then pick JAMB.

3. Enter confirmation code & pay.

ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

I. ONLINE PAYMENT USING INTERSWITCH

1. Log on to JAMB website: www.jamb.gov.ng

2. Click Registration.

3. Enter confirmation code.

4. Select payment method e.g. Interswitch or Remita.

5. Make payment.

6. ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

J. PAYMENTS USING USSD

1. Dial USSD Code (e.g. *565*6#).

2. Enter confirmation code.

3. Select bank & follow the prompts to complete payment.

4. ePIN is then delivered to the candidate's unique telephone number.

K. PAYMENT SELF HELP

1. If ePIN is not Received or Lost, send a text message from the registered telephone number "UTMEPIN" or " DEPIN" to 55019 for UTME  or DE respectively.

2. The ePIN would then be retrieved.

L. AFTER PAYMENT

After successful payment & obtaining ePIN, candidate should proceed to any of the accredited CBT Centers to complete his/her own registration.

M. REGISTRATION PROCESS AT CBT Centres.

The candidate presents the ePIN at any JAMB accredited CBT Centre for validation and completion of registration.

Candidate is expected to:

1. Pay not more than #700 as Service Charge to the CBT Centre.

2. Provide biodata.

3. Provide choice of institutions and programmes.

4. Provide UTME Subjects.

5. Do Picture Capture (no passport photograph, no scanning of picture).

6. Do Biometric capture.

7. Print Registration Slip USING BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION.

8. Collect Reading Text & CD.

Visit www.jamb.gov.ng for more about JAMB.