# How to Get Your JAMB Profile Code for 2023 in Nigeria
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian government agency that manages and administers entrance examinations into tertiary-level institutions in the country. In order to register for the JAMB UTME 2023 exams, prospective candidates need to obtain a unique JAMB profile code. This post will provide you with a detailed guide on how to get your JAMB profile code for 2023.
### What is a JAMB Profile Code?
A JAMB profile code is a unique 10-digit number that is given to every prospective JAMB candidate. Once you obtain your profile code, you can use it to register for the JAMB UTME exam, check your JAMB result, and perform other related activities.
### How to Obtain Your JAMB Profile Code
There are two ways of obtaining your JAMB profile code for 2023. You can either:
#### Method 1: Send SMS to JAMB
1. Text your National Identity Number (NIN) to 55019 using the phone number you used during NIN registration.
2. Pay the sum of 50 naira through your phone’s SIM card.
3. Once your payment is confirmed, you will receive a message from JAMB containing your profile code.
#### Method 2: Visit an Accredited JAMB CBT Centre
1. Visit any JAMB accredited CBT centre in Nigeria.
2. Provide your NIN and other required information.
3. Your profile code will be generated for you.
### Important Notes
– Make sure that the phone number you use to obtain your JAMB profile code is active and able to receive SMS notifications.
– If you do not have a NIN, you can easily register for one at any NIMC registration centre.
– Make sure that you have enough airtime on your phone before attempting to send an SMS to JAMB.
– If you have any issues with obtaining your JAMB profile code, you can contact JAMB support through their helpline: 07057154466, 08033149722, and 08033377282.
Obtaining your JAMB profile code is a crucial step towards registering for the JAMB UTME exam in Nigeria. Whether you choose to send an SMS or visit a JAMB accredited CBT centre, make sure that you follow the instructions carefully and provide accurate information. With your JAMB profile code in hand, you can look forward to a successful UTME exam experience. Good luck!