JAMB Change of Course, Institution & Data Correction 2021/2023 [UPDATED]

You can correct your misspelled name on JAMB by purchasing this form, you can as well make some other necessary data correction by following this guide.

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

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB have introduced a new method on their official portal Jamb.org.ng/efacility which enables a candidate to change their institution, Course and other Data Correction incase of mistakes during registration.

The New Portal for JAMB Change of Course, Institution and Data Correction for 2021 has been enabled. See the details below.

Jamb change of course and institution
We are pleased to inform the general public especially candidates who participated in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that the school management has opened the portal for change of course, institution, and correction of data.

Candidates who are interested in changing their course or institution should take note that the cost of the form is Two thousand Five Hundred Naira Only (N2,500).

Latest Update: JAMB has suspended Change of Course/Institution on her portal. As soon as they enable the portal we will update this page.

About JAMB Data Correction.

Jamb Data Correction: is compulsory for the candidate that made a mistake when filing his/her JAMB form for the 2021/2023 academic session, below is the list of available correction you can make on the 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 is advised to change their institution of choice or course selected during JAMB registration to boost 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 on 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 nairas 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 to 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 a solution.

JAMB Change of Course & Institution / Data Correction Procedure.

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

  • Make sure data is ON
  • Go to www.JAMB.org.ng/efacility
  • 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 the 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 2021/2023 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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    I’m grateful for the blog post. Thanks
    I want to ask if I can change my date of birth ?

    1. Yes you can change your date of birth

  2. Please when the platform is open notify me, I want to do correction of my name

    1. Ok jimoh, kindly drop your WhatsApp number or email so we can notify you immediately it’s out

  3. please when will the change of course begin?
    notify me please 09028884401

  4. Please let me know when the platform is open.
    And can i make the change at a diff place 4rm where i registered

    1. ok, we will keep you updated. and yes you can make the change of course anywhere

  5. plz can i change my name completely eg. musa abdullah to ibrahim saleh

    1. Yes you can, but take note that it can only be done once. So be sure before you make the move

      1. Buh plz can u do it at any accredited center or cyber cafe and d moment i change d name it wil tke how many days b4 approving

        1. Yes you can do it anywhere, even Yourself

  6. Good job man, please can I do change of Date of Birth on the form? Kindly notify me on [email protected] if the form is out. Thanks

    1. Yes you can and the form is out now.

      Jamb change of course Institution correction of data is out!

      1. Ok now u mean i can correct my name? change of name

  7. when is jamb change of institution will be done?

  8. i have correct my name successfully at cbt center and d name didn’t appear in my jamb slip plz can u tell me why d name didn’t appear on my slip

    1. kindly exercise patience as it will take a while before it’ll reflect

      1. Sorry to ask what of indemnity form. and how can i see d form

  9. Sorry to ask what of indemnity form. and how can i see d form

  10. what of indemnity form after i do changes

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  12. pls, I needed the format for online payment with card. I’ve been imputing my card holder name and they are telling me to use the right format. i’m confused

  13. oyebamiji olalekan ayomide

    Please can i change my number in jamb at school

  14. Please which bank allow direct payment for jamb

    1. By direct payment you mean deposit?

  15. Please I want to change my Course today

    1. the portal has been suspended for now and changing of course and institution is on hold. you can drop your email address or phone number so we can let you know when it is reopened.

  16. How to create an an account because i having been trying but the instruction is that either the site has been removed or change. So please how do i go about it?

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