How to check your Jamb 2024 result online

This article will walk you through the process of getting your Jamb results online and offline without stress.

How to check your Jamb 2024 result online
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) sets yearly computer-based tests to help determine your admission to Nigerian universities and other higher education institutions. This year, more than 1.9 million candidates in Nigeria were scheduled to take the examination between Friday, 19, and Monday, 29 April. 

With the exams almost concluding, Jambites are undoubtedly eager to find out how they performed by checking their cumulative scores. JAMB has announced April 22, 2024, as the latest date to release the UTME results. This means that candidates who completed their exams between April 19 and 22, can expect their results within 24 hours or at most two days post-exam. 

However, not all results will be released simultaneously, In the event your result isn’t available immediately, it’s advisable to be patient as all results are expected to be out by April 30.

One of the ways to check your JAMB result is by using your jamb registration number. This article provides a detailed outline of how to proceed, so dig in!

Things to consider first before checking your JAMB Results online

When preparing to check your JAMB results online, to ensure a smooth experience, here are a few pointers to take note of:

  • Begin by confirming your internet connection is stable. A weak connection could interrupt the process and cause unnecessary stress.
  • If you encounter error messages, it could mean your results are not yet posted or the website is experiencing high traffic. In such cases, patience is your ally. Wait a bit before retrying, or consider alternative checking methods if available.
  • Double-check that you have the correct JAMB registration number and the email address linked to your JAMB account ready, as these are required to access your results.
  • Use a compatible and updated web browser to minimise the chance of any technical issues.
  • Lastly, ensure you access your results in a secure setting to safeguard your personal data.

How to check your results via the JAMB portal

The official JAMB website is the primary platform for accessing your UTME results. Here, you can print your results slip. Here’s a step-by-step breakdown:

  • Step 1: Open your web browser and go to the JAMB eFacility portal at
  • Step 2: Enter your login details which include your Email Address and password that you registered with.
  • Step 3: Once you’ve entered the required details, click on the “Check UTME Results” button to view your scores for each subject, provided they have been released.

Jamb eFacility portal homepage

You have the option to print your results immediately or not but if you wish to, see Step 4

  • Step 4: Log back into your JAMB profile on the eFacility portal.
  • Step 5: Once logged in, locate the “Print Result Slip” option under the list of services.
  • Step 6: Click on the “Print Result Slip” button to proceed with the payment process. The required fee for printing the result slip is ₦1,000, with an additional ₦100 service charge.
  • Step 7: After payment, you’ll be prompted to enter your JAMB registration number once more.
  • Step 8: Click on the “Print Result Slip” button again, and your result slip will be displayed on the screen. You can then print it out by selecting the “Print” option.

How to check your JAMB result via SMS 

JAMB also offers a convenient SMS option for accessing your UTME results. This method is helpful for candidates, parents or guardians who may not have immediate access to a computer or the Internet. Here’s how to do it:

  • Step 1: On your mobile phone, open your preferred text messaging application.
  • Step 2: In a new message, type “RESULT” (all caps) followed by a space, and then your JAMB Registration Number.
  • Step 3: Send the message to either 55019 or 66019, the official JAMB result SMS numbers.
  • Step 4: If your results are ready, JAMB will send an SMS with your UTME scores for each tested subject. 

N.B.: This service costs ₦50, which will be deducted from your phone’s airtime balance. Therefore, make sure you have sufficient balance before attempting to check JAMB results for 2024 via SMS.

Possible SMS Responses:

  • Unregistered Number: “This phone number was not used for registration.”
  • Results Ready: “Dear Mr/Miss X, your result is as follows… [details].”
  • Result Withheld: “Result Withheld.”
  • Further Clarification Needed: “Result withheld pending the upload of clarifications/document required from you.”
  • Candidate Absent: “CANDIDATE ABSENT.”
  • Registration Number Cancelled: Notification of cancellation.
  • Invalid Exam Hall Entry: “Invalid Entrance into the Exam Hall.


Congratulations to all aspiring students who have met the required cut-off marks for their institution of choice! Your efforts will go a long way in the 2024/2025 academic year. If you’re still finding it difficult to check your JAMB results after following the steps in this guide, or have any issues such as missing scores, please contact JAMB through their official website for assistance.

FAQs for JAMB 2024

Q: Is Jamb 2024 result out?

A: Yes, the JAMB 2024 results have started rolling out. The first batch of results is available, and candidates can expect their scores to be accessible within 24-72 hours after completing their exams

Q: How many times can I check my Jamb result for free?

A: Candidates are entitled to check their JAMB results up to five times for free. After the fifth check, you will need to purchase a JAMB result-checking scratch card to continue accessing your results

Q: What do I need to check my Jamb result?

A: To check your JAMB result online, you will need:

- Your JAMB registration number, which is unique to each candidate.

- The email address associated with your JAMB registration.

- Access to your JAMB profile. You can log in to your JAMB profile to view your scores and performance details. Additionally, ensure you have an internet-connected device to access the JAMB result portal.

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