The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has introduced a new system for candidates who might need any services that need them to visit any JAMB office across the country.
For candidates who wish to perform any physical transaction, there is the need to schedule an appointment first. This can be done simply by dialing a code on your phone, the board has disclosed.
This includes candidates interested in a change of institution/change of course.
However, it must be the SIM used for registration for the examination.
This is to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
To be able to book an appointment to visit any JAMB office nationwide, kidly follow the instructions below:
1. Dial *55019# with your registered Sim( Phone number), it will pop up a menu showing ‘ 1. Book an Appointment’ just input 1 and click send,
2. Another menu will pop up showing the states available, select the number corresponding with the state of your choice and another menu will show to pick the CBT Centre you want.
3. Follow the instructions carefully. You will receive an SMS notification on the date and time you are given to go to the centre.
4. Any candidate that is late on the date of the appointment will be disqualified and asked to re-book an appointment.
As part of the Board’s proactive measures in curbing the spread of COVID-19, it has designed a platform to attend to complaints from candidates who wish to physically visit any of its offices nationwide.
Candidates can simply dial *55019# to book an appointment as from
— JAMB (@JAMBHQ) July 2, 2020
NOTE: This is applicable for both UTME/DE candidates.