THE latest JAMB news reaching our news desk today is that the JAMB UTME Result for 2020 is out. Use this guideline to see yours!
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has officially released a detailed guide on how candidates who participated and partake in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations in April could check their results right now.
While speaking in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja on Saturday, 11th May, at a Press Conference announcing the release of the results, the JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, shared an official guide on how candidates can check their results.
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How to Check 2020 UTME Result.
To check your result, simply send ‘RESULT’ to the shortcode, 55019, on your mobile phone. You will be charged #50 Naira to check your result.
Please take note that before you can see your result, YOU CAN ONLY USE THE PHONE NUMBER YOU USED DURING JAMB REGISTRATION BEFORE YOUR RESULT WILL BE SENT TO YOU.
How to Check JAMB Result Using SMS:
Type ‘RESULT’ candidate’s surname, first name, and middle name, and then send to the shortcode, “55019”
The service costs N50.
The JAMB registrar disclosed that this new way of checking results was to prevent candidates from being exploited by unscrupulous cyber cafe operators.
The board has disclosed that the UTME which was conducted between March 14th to April 4th, 2020 across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, was painstaking; describing it as a success story.
About 15,145 results were withheld for further clarification, While 34,120 candidates had their results withheld for examination malpractice.
About 1,792,719 candidates sat for the JAMB UTME examination in March – April 2020.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the result of candidates who sat for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
All 2020 UTME/DE participants should take note that their score will be displayed on their computer screen or it will display “You Do Not Have Any Result Yet”.
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