2019/2020 JAMB Registration Form (JAMB Registration Procedures)


2019/2020 JAMB Registration Form (JAMB Registration Procedures)

Another season of JAMB is here again. The 2019/2020 JAMB have started as students have already written WAEC, the next thing is JAMB. The earlier one starts making preparation for it, the better for him or her. Since JAMB is an annual something, written ones in a year except there are unforeseen circumstances that would make them to ask you to rewrite it again. However, preparing early can help you for the 2019 JAMB.

2019/2020 JAMB Registration Form (JAMB Registration Procedures)

On this post, I will be giving you the JAMB Registration Procedures you should know to avoid mistakes that you will regret later. I am also going to tell you everything you need to know concerning the 2019 JAMB. So read carefully below. This post is just for you.

It is important you know that when the sell of the 2019/2020 JAMB Registration Form starts, I will publish it on this website. But one thing we know is that The 2019/2020 JAMB registration should begin around December 2018 or January 2019. So always check back on the website to know when the sell of the form have commenced. Moreover. you don’t need to relax, you can start reading too. Start reading those subjects you know you will write in JAMB.

Just as you maybe wondering about how 2019 JAMB will be written. The 2019 JAMB UTME will only feature Computer Based Test – CBT. I think CBT is the best. This will save you the stress of shading in hall. Personally, I hate shading my answers in exam hall. But CBT will save you that stress and not only that, it will give you the opportunity to write your exam under cool environment (AC).


In buying the JAMB scratch card, the following will be given to the student.

  1. Syllabus for the examination in soft copy.
  2. Guidelines on admission in soft copy,  (Brochure) showing list of Universities and available courses.
  3. Candidates should  note that they are not supposed to make extra payment for the items listed above and writing materials and calculator will be made available to the candidate on the day of the examination.

READ: JAMB Subject Combinations For International Studies And Diplomacy (ISD)


1. Each candidate must have personal e-mail address and mobile phone number.

2. Each candidate is to use his/her functional and valid personal e-mail address. The system would reject at the point of registration any already used e-mail address.

3. Each candidate must personally create a JAMB profile on the JAMB portal through JAMB Mobile App available on Android, Windows and iOS platforms OR on the JAMB portal:

www.jamb.org.ng . Name. date of birth, personal e-mail address and place of origin are required to create the profile.

4. Payment for JAMB’s E-PIN-registration and the recommended reading text is done at the banks and NIPOST. Banks have also agreed to make these services available at CBT centres and JAMB State Offices.

5. Each Candidate should visit any accredited CBT centre (the list of accredited CBT centres are on our website i.e. www.jamb.gov.n g) with his/her personal details, the profile and evidence of payment.

6. The CBT centre or JAMB State Office, supplies, at no extra cost, the prescribed reading text and the CD containing:

a. e-brochure showing guidelines on admission detailing list of tertiary institutions and available programmes of study.

b. Syllabus (e-syllabus) forthe examination.

c. Step by step guide on completing the application form.

d. A video messages from the Registrar of JAMB and a demo on how to use eight (8) keys for UTME examination without mouse.(For candidates with little familiarity with Computers)

7. Each Candidate is to complete the online application form by supplying the required details such as name, e-mail address, L.G.A., academic qualifications, etc.

8. At the CBT centre, Candidate’s ten fingers biometric and image will be captured and uploaded.

9. O/L and/or A/L grades are to be provided by candidates. Candidates who are awaiting result should suppIv the result online as soon as the results are available on JAMB’S Portal. No recommendations from anv Institution will be considered by JAMB if the candidate has not supplied his/her O/L result on the Portal of JAMB.

10. Each Candidate is to collect his e-slip at the end of registration as evidence of registration.

11. There will be no offline registration, as all the accredited CBT centres have been empowered for real life online registration. No candidate should register at any centre other than the accredited CBT centre and JAMB State office. Any candidate who is registered outside approved centres will be identified and disqualified.

2019/2020 JAMB Registration Fee

2019/2020 JAMB Registration fee for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination or Direct Entry is Five Thousand Naira (₦5,000) Candidates are also, as usual, to pay Five Hundred Naira.

(₦500) only to obtain the reading text- ‘ In Dependence’ for UTME candidates and ‘ ‘The Last Days at Forcados High School’‘ for Direct Entry Candidates.

  • Candidates should note that e-PINS being purchased are tied to individual profile and are not transferable.
  • Candidates are advised to keep as confidential their security details such as registration numbers, password/numbers of ATM Cards, e-mail addresses and E-Pins.
  • As it is the practice, centres are allowed to charge not more than
  • Seven Hundred Naira (₦700) only as registration Any centre that charges more than Seven Hundred Naira (₦700) should be reported to JAMB for appropriate sanctions.


There’s no date for now . This post will be updated as soon as a date is released. The venue of the examination will be at the candidates’ chosen town during on-line registration.


The general entry requirements approved for admission into the First Degree, National Diploma (ND), National Innovation Diploma (NID), and Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) programmes in Universities, other Degree-Awarding Institutions, Monotechnics, Polytechnics, Innovation Enterprise Institutes and Colleges of Education are available in the Brochure which accompanies registration materials.

Please note that a matriculated student in any university is not eligible to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) except those who are transferring from foreign Universities.


  1. The registration fee, once paid is not refundable.
  2. Registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is On-line (via internet) and all applicants are advised to register by themselves. All required information must be provided.
  3.  Applicants are advised to read and understand the instructions on how to complete the on-line registration before visiting any cbt centre.
  4. Candidates should study the guidelines on admission before registration.
  5. Candidates who damage or lose their scratch cards before registration will have to purchase another scratch card.
  6. Multiple entries are not allowed. Candidates who register more than once will have their entire results cancelled.
  7. Candidates should note that their uploaded image or photograph will be embossed on their result slips and admission letters.
  8. Candidates can access the Board’s website on (www.jamb.org.ng) for registration using the registration scratch card. Registration can be done on the website at anytime within the stipulated registration period through any of the accredited and authorised CBT centres.
  9. Candidates are to note that irrespective of their choice of course of study or method of testing, they will also be tested on a general book. “The Last Days at Forcados High School” By A.H. Mohammed.
Promise Onwuachu
I am Promise Onwuachu, CEO of Campusglory.com and undergraduate of International Studies And Diplomacy (ISD) in University Of Benin, Nigeria. I love writing and sharing knowledge as long as education and Tech is concerned. Contact Me Here

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