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JAMB Change Of Course/Institution For 2020/2021 [Data Correction]

In this article i will show you the simplest & fastest way / method on how to change your institution , course and correction of datas generally.

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB has introduced a new method on their official portal which enable candidate to change their institution, Course and other Data Correction incase of mistakes during registration.

About JAMB Data Correction.

Jamb Data Correction: is compulsory for candidate that made a mistake when filling his/her JAMB form for the 2020/2021 academic session, below are the list of available correction you can make on Jamb Data Correction portal,

  1. Names Correction
  2. Passport Photograph Correction
  3. Gender Correction
  4. UTME Subjects Correction
  5. State / LGA Correction
  6. Profile Correction.

Jamb Change of Institution & Courses: Candidate are advice to change their institution of choice or course selected during jamb registration to boast their chance of gaining admission IF:

  1. Your score is lower than the institution cut off mark
  2. Your score is lower than the selected course cut off mark
  3. The institution you choose admission list is out and couldn’t find your name in the admission list.

How Much Is JAMB Change Of Course & Data Correction (Amount).

JAMB Change Of Course/Institution is N2,000 (two thousand and five hundred naira only).

Before you can change anything on your JAMB Profile you are to pay the sum of 2, 500 (Two thousand five hundred naira only), this amount can be pay to Bank or Online via ATM Card,


Where Can I Change My Course or Institution

You are advised do the changing of course/institution at any accredited jamb cbt center near you.

It can be also done at cyber cafes, but when a problem occurs, you will be later on redirected to any cbt center for solution.

JAMB Change of Course & Institution / Data Correction Procedure.

Here are the step by step guideline on how to change your Institution, Course & Data Correction:

  • Make sure data is ON
  • Go to
  • Enter your Jamb Profile Email & Password in the required column
  • Open the menu tab on your jamb profile
  • Click Registration, under registration a drop box will appear showing 4 items
  • Click UTME correction of data
  • Choose JAMB change of course/institution
  • Click on Make New Payment
  •  Follow the steps to pay either online or bank. You can make your payment online via JAMB portal. If you are having difficulties doing that, you can pay to the bank
  • If it is successful, you will see the following options  (Year of Exam and JAMB Registration Number)
  • When you have entered this data, you will see new options for Preferred course/Institution
  • After submitting all the changes, The JAMB change of course form pop up page will close
  • If your changes are approved, they will update quickly

What To Note On Jamb Data Correction, Change Of Institution & Course.

  1. You can change one or all your courses/institutions at the same time.
  2. Once the form is submitted, you can no longer make any changes again except for change of course and institution that can be done twice.
  3. There may be a limited number of schools or courses you can change to, so be sure to have 3 or 4 options, just in case the one you want to change to is not available.
  4. You can use the one time payment of N2, 500 to change your institution, course, name, date of birth, State and Local Government of origin.

How To Reprint JAMB Change of Institution/Course Slip

You should have the slip with you after the change has been made.

Print the slip at the jamb cbt center where the change was made.

Make sure you collect the slip before you leave the cbt center or cafe where the change of course/institution or data correction is done for you.

Change Of Institution, Course & Data Correction Closing Date.

Jamb Change of Institution or Data Correction portal for 2020/2021 academy session has not yet been open, this page will be updated as soon as we receive any information about Jamb change of institution. BOOKMARK THIS PAGE.

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