AdmissionsFAQsJAMB News

How to Do JAMB 2023/2024 Change of Course/Institution and Data Correction

Latest Update: JAMB 2023/2024 Change of Course/Institution and Data Correction Portal is now active, live and open for corrections for both UTME and DE Students. Continue reading…

Information

Aspirants willing to change their institution of Choice and/or Course of Choice are hereby notified by the Joint Admission Matriculation Board that the JAMB Correction of Data Portal for UTME and Direct Entry candidates is now open for 2023/2024 admission process.

NOTE: Some Correction of Data Services for UTME and Direct Entry Students commences immediately after the sales of UTME forms end.

JAMB 2023 Change of Course/Institution and Data Correction Services

  • Gender Correction – Available
  • State/LGA Correction – Available
  • Choice of Institution/Course Correction – Available
  • Names Correction – Available
  • Date of Birth – Available
  • Passport Photograph Correction – Available [Option Only Available During UTME Registration]
  • UTME Subjects Correction – Available [Option Only Available During UTME Registration]

RECOMMENDED: DOWNLOAD FREE BOOKS

2023 Available Corrections with Cost Price

Gender Correction: Candidates can request for change of Gender. Supporting documents may be required. An indemnity form will be downloaded, printed, filled and submitted at Candidates Institution for Approval.

Price: ₦2,500 (excluding Remita Charges and CBT Centre Charges, if added, the cost will be between ₦3000 and ₦3500)

State/L.G.A Origin: Candidates can request for amendment of State/Local government. Supporting documents may be required. An indemnity form will be downloaded, printed, filled and submitted at Candidates Institution for Approval.

Price: ₦2,500 (excluding Remita Charges and CBT Centre Charges, if added, the cost will be between ₦3000 and ₦3500)

Change Of Course/Institution: This allows for candidates to request for change of course or Institution

Price: ₦2,500 (excluding Remita Charges and CBT Centre Charges, if added, the cost will be between ₦3000 and ₦3500)

Correction Of Names: This allows candidates to request for amendment of names e.g. Surname, First name or Last name. Has specific rules.

Price: ₦2,500 (excluding Remita Charges and CBT Centre Charges, if added, thencost will be between ₦3000 and ₦3500)

READ ALSO: Gain Admission to PCTE, India with 40% Scholarship

Correction Of Date Of Birth: Candidates can request for amendment of Date of birth. Supporting documents may be required. An indemnity form will be downloaded, printed, filled and submitted at Candidates Institution for Approval.

Price: ₦2,500 (excluding Remita Charges and CBT Centre Charges, if added, the cost will be between ₦3000 and ₦3500)

Please be informed that most of the above corrections/changes can no longer be done from the comfort of your home with either a Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop or Desktop computer. Kindly visit JAMB Approved CBT Registration Centers Nationwide or JAMB Offices to effect changes.

Some Important Notice on 2023 Change of Course/Institution and Data Corrections

Correction of any of the above data comes with a separate fee of Two Thousand Five Hundred Naira Only [N2,500] excluding remita and CBT charges and can only be done ONCE including except JAMB Change of Course/Institution which can be done more times with separate payments.

UTME Students Change of Institution

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB has warned all UTME Candidates not to apply for change of institution and change of course to institutions that have already done their Post UTME or concluded their admission process.

DE (Direct Entry)Students Correction: Conversion of UTME to DE

Candidates who had earlier applied for JAMB UTME but are willing to change their form to direct entry from that it is now available at CBT Centres. This would allow such candidates to use their various qualifications to gain admission into 200 Level of University of their choice. please note that it is not allowed to buy both UTME and DE forms in the same year, but conversion of UTME to DE is possible.

Take Note that Direct Entry students have options to correct the following listed data too:

  • Names Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Date of Birth Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Passport Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Gender Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • State/LGA Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Profile Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • A’Level Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Choice of Institution/Course Correction (Correction can only be done THRICE with separate payments)
  • All Direct Entry Candidates with correction of data issues should confirm that their indemnity form is sent to the nearest JAMB office

Exclusive Offer: Download Idodo Umeh College Biology PDF

How to Do JAMB 2023/2024 Change of Course/Institution and Data Correction

As at this moment, Only CBT Centres are allowed to make Change of Institution or other Data Corrections and candidates have to be present in person because biometrics (fingerprint) is required.

  • Candidates are to visit any nearest CBT Center, not Cafe with their 2023 JAMB UTME Registration Number or Profile Code for Change of institution/Course.
  • The CBT Operator shall make use of this Registration number to access the candidate’s account and Make Payment to JAMB online
  • The candidate will then be required to apply his/her Biometrics (fingerprint) to finalize the Change or Data Correction.
  • The cost of this service varies from ₦3000 to ₦3500 depending on the location.
  • JAMB advised that you book an appointment ahead in case you’ll be coming to their state offices.

RECOMMENDED: OAU Pre-Degree Programme: Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I do JAMB Change of Course or Institution?

Please be informed that all data corrections can only be done at JAMB Approved CBT Registration Centers Nationwide or JAMB Offices and the candidate has to be present physically to effect the changes.

Deadline For Change of Course/Institution and Data Corrections 2023

There is no specific closing date for Change of Course/Institution and Data Corrections 2023 unless that institution is no more accepting candidates. That happens after the school post UTME. 

Most Read Article

Read Now:

Article Title

If the school reopens admission for the session, like EKSU, you can still change to the school. EKSU 2022 Post UTME form is still available now and you can still apply and change to the school.

In essence, the correction of data Closes once admission for the current academic session ends for each institution which will be announced on a specified date by each school.


Spread the Love by using the Share buttons to share to your Social Media Platforms.

A. A. Badmus

A. A. Badmus is a seasoned Educational Consultant that assist students in processing admission into schools in India and Nigeria. Currently studying Nursing at OAU Ile-Ife and passionate about serving accurate and timely information to admission seekers as well as students at large. I write about Education, Tech and Health.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button
JAMB UTME e-PIN is Available.
Get Yours From us today.

Deadline: February 28, 2024

Note: once you get JAMB Epin, you take it to CBT Center

Close Panel
Admission Companion is 100% secure for Aspirants
Powered by