Discover how to efficiently check your 2023 JAMB result either through the online portal or via SMS. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) oversees the annual Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), a pivotal requirement for admission to higher education institutions in Nigeria
The JAMB Result Announcement:
JAMB recently unveiled the outcomes of the 2023 UTME, drawing participation from 1,595,779 candidates across 708 Computer-Based Test (CBT) centers situated in 105 examination cities nationwide.
Checking Your Results:
Candidates now have the convenience of accessing their 2023 UTME results through two accessible methods: online or via SMS.
- Online Method:
To retrieve your UTME result online, a device with internet connectivity is essential. Follow these steps:
a. Visit the official JAMB result portal.
b. Enter your registration number and other requested details.
c. Access your result and print or save it for reference.
- SMS Method:
For candidates lacking internet access or residing in areas with limited network coverage, the SMS method offers an alternative. It’s important to note potential network operator charges for this service. To proceed:
a. Compose a new text message.
b. Type “RESULT” followed by your JAMB registration number.
c. Send the message to the designated JAMB result shortcode.
d. Receive your result on your mobile device.
Stay informed about your educational journey by promptly checking your JAMB result for 2023. Utilize the online or SMS method based on your connectivity and preference, ensuring you’re on the right path to pursuing higher education in Nigeria.
How to Check 2023 JAMB Result Offline (via SMS)
Candidates can now send “UTME RESULT” or “UTMERESULT” via SMS to 55019 or 66019 using the same phone number they registered with (ensure you have a minimum credit balance of N50). You will receive an SMS response shortly after. Expect the following responses:
- If a candidate uses an unregistered phone number, they will receive a message stating: “This phone number was not used for registration.“
- Candidates with results will get a message such as: “Dear Mr/Miss X, your result is as follows… (followed by the details).“
- If a result is withheld, the candidate will receive a “Result Withheld” message.
- Candidates given the benefit of the doubt will be informed: “Result withheld pending the upload of clarifications/document required from you.“
- Absent candidates will receive a “CANDIDATE ABSENT” message.
- If a candidate was absent and their registration number was also cancelled, they will be notified accordingly.
- An “Invalid Entrance into the Exam Hall” message will be sent to candidates who gained unauthorized access to the examination hall.
Steps to Check JAMB Result Online
All the candidates who participated in the 2023 UTME and years before can now print their original results slip affixed with their passport photograph. You will need to pay N1,500 to access your JAMB result slip.
- STEP 1: Go to the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) eFacility portal [https://efacility.jamb.gov.ng/] and log in with your credentials.
- STEP 2: Locate and click on the Print Result Slip tab under the list of services.
- STEP 3: Select your payment option and continue with the payment.
- STEP 4: After a successful payment, you can check/print your result slip by selecting your exam year and entering your JAMB Registration Number in the required columns.
ALTERNATIVELY (this option seems not to be working currently)
- Go to the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) result-checking website at https://efacility.jamb.gov.ng/CheckUTMEResults
- In the required column, enter your Registration Number/Phone Number.
- Finally, press the ‘Check My Results’ button to view your UTME results notification.
The portal will return your JAMB Notification of Result if your result is ready. You can then proceed with the printing of the result.