How to Create and Update JAMB Profile(2021 JAMB Profile)

Jamb Profile Creation For Jamb 2021 Registration. Learn how to Create and Update Jamb Profile For Jamb 2021. Jamb Profile Creation was announced after the introduction of Jamb CBT.

Let’s talk about what JAMB Profile really mean.

What is Jamb Profile? Jamb Profile is a compulsory account required to be created by Jambite and Jambitos on Jamb Website ( before they are able to register Jamb, check their jamb result, print Jamb original results slip, accept or reject caps admission status and correct errors they made during Jamb registration.

All Jamb candidates are required to create a Jamb profile on Jamb portal to be eligible for the board’s examination. You may be wondering, has creation of Jamb Profile begun for Jamb 2021?

The Jamb profile will also contain your personal information such as name, email, date of birth, local government of origin, waec or neco result, gender, course of choice, passport photograph and so on.  You may want to click here to follow my Jamb series so that you don’t miss out anything about Jamb.

How To Create Jamb Profile For 2021 Jamb Utme Registration

There are three ways to create profile for Jamb 2020. They are:

  1. SMS/Text Message Method
  2. Through Jamb website.
  3. Using Jamb Android Application.

The Recommended one by Jamb is Creating your Profile by sending SMS to 55019. Continue reading for how to create your Jamb account using SMS Method.

1. How To Create Jamb Profile 2021 Through SMS/Text Message:

Open text message on your phone and type your NIN, Space NIN NO. Then send the text message to 55019. For example, if your NIN Number is 34567801207, simply text NIN 34567801207 to 55019.

Note: 50 naira will be deducted from your Sim. Make sure you have above N50 naira airtime on your Mobile phone before sending the SMS.

One cell number (mobile number) can be used by one candidate only. Don’t share the same number with your brother or sister. They should get their own sim and send their own message.

A confirmation code of 10 characters will be received by the candidate on the same telephone number which will be used to procure the ePIN. For more info on ePin, see how to register Jamb here.


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.

2. Creating Jamb 2021 Profile On Jamb Website

  1. Visit the Jamb website using this link
  2. Click on login.
  3. A new page will open.
  4. Click on the create new account button to begin your Jamb profile creation.
  5. You will be required to verify your email. See the screenshot below:

6. Click on select to choose a security question from the drop down menu. E.g, what is the name of your first boyfriend.

7. In the last two spaces (Secret question answer), enter the same answer. If your first boyfriend is/was Isaac, write it in the last two spaces and click on verify.

8. You will see a dialogue box requesting you to verify your email. If the box shown to you is not exactly like the one below, it means your email has issues. Create and verify a new email before creating your Jamb profile.

Jamb profile confirmation email

9. Log in to your email and confirm it. If you don’t find the mail under updates, check your spam folder. If you still can’t find it, relax. Sometimes it takes time to arrive.

10. Click on the link that Jamb will send to you to continue the registration.

Confirmation email

11. After that, you will be required to fill in the following details: Name, surname, email, password and date of birth….

12. If you don’t have an email yet, create an email account here now in two minutes.

13. Then create the account.

14. After the account creation, login to view your Jamb Profile.

14. Begin to observe the profile

You are done.

3. Creating Jamb Profile Using Jamb Mobile Application

I have already treated this in a separate article. Click here to go through it.

Important Notice On 2021 Jamb Profile Creation:

  1. If you are to create this profile, I advise that you use High-END (expensive) mobile phone or a COMPUTER SYSTEM to do so.
  2. If you would like to use your mobile device, please DO NOT USE OPERA MINI. Sometimes mobile opera mini doesn’t load the local government area and other fields.
  3. If you have used opera mini already and it worked for you, then you are good to go.
  4. Make sure you login to your profile to ensure there is no mistake before you proceed to get the E-pin. This is very important.
  5. If you have made a mistake already, click here to correct it.
  6. Ensure to use the same email used to create your profile in getting the Jamb E-PIN.
  7. Enter your surname and other names correctly.
  8. It is advisable you create your profile yourself or be 100% present during the process.
  9. If you are to pay someone for it, pay less than #500.

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