Welcome to the full guidelines on How to Create or Update JAMB Profile for 2019/2020 registration. You all know its now a must for all UTME candidates to create a JAMB profile account so as to make every admission process easy for JAMB  itself. In this article I will be sharing with you the step-by-step procedure on how you can successfully create or update your JAMB Profile Account without any stress or paying anybody to help you create it. It only requires your cellphone or internet connection.

Currently, the JAMB official website and registration method has changed. You now have to register or create a profile with JAMB and then proceed to get JAMB E-Pin before you are allowed to do any registration.


How To Create or Update JAMB profile For 2019/2020 Registration

Now that you know what JAMB profile is all about, the following steps will help you create JAMB profile for 2019/2020 registration successfully.

There are three options to create your JAMB profile for Jamb 2019/2020 registration and I will explain all. Note that number 1 is highly recommended.

  1. Sending SMS/Text Message
  2. Through JAMB website
  3. Using JAMB Mobile Application

JAMB Profile Creation by Candidates Using Cellphones – Text (SMS):

  1. Send 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.



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 .

How to Create or Update JAMB Profile for 2019/2020 Registration Directly on JAMB Website

How to Create or Update JAMB Profile for 2019/2020 Registration Using JAMB Mobile Application

To create your JAMB profile using the JAMB mobile application, go to Google Play and download the app.


Good luck on your forth coming examination.