How to reset your password for JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. Every year, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board conduct an examination that determines if a student will be admitted to higher education.

If you have lost your password for JAMB, follow the steps below to generate a new password.

Perform the following steps in order-

Total Time: 2 minutes

  1. Using your phone, send a text message to 55019 with the message: PASSWORD <your email address>

    Example: Password BobSmith@gmail.com

  2. You will receive a text message with your new password.

  3. Save your new password in a safe place.