This is to inform all 2018 JAMB candidates that the Change and Correction of JAMB Course/Institution process have been officially released by the JAMB Board. The board has directed all candidates who wish to change their course/ institution to proceed to the board’s site and follow the procedure as displayed.
The process is currently ongoing and costs N2,500 only and can only be processed online. All candidates who wish to changes their course, institution or their bio-data can proceed to do so at the closest JAMB CBT accredited centre near you.
Also, candidates can correct their Bio-data which include your name, date of birth, gender, State and Local Government of origin.
Important information to take note of before proceeding;
- Be sure of the Course/Institution you would like to make changes. Verify if the course is available in the school using the JAMB Brochure.
- Ensure verify that the school you are changing to does not usually have a cut-off mark higher than your score.
- Ensure you select a Course/Institution that is in line with your subject combination to avoid being screened out during your school’s admission screening exercise.
How To Change 2018 JAMB Course/Institution And Bio-Data
- Log into your jamb profile
- Open the menu tab on your jamb profile
- Click Register, under register a drop box will appear showing UTME correction of data
- Click it and 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
- After paying N2500 at the bank plus additional bank charge of N100 naira, proceed to either the closest JAMB office or a JAMB accredited centre to complete the process. An additional fee will be charged for the service.
Note: You can carry out all of the above processes at an accredited centre.
Important information to take note of.
- You can change one or all your courses/institutions at the same time.
- Once the form is submitted, you can no longer make any changes again except for a change of course and institution that can be done twice.
- 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.
- The cost for the change of course and Data correction is N2,500.
- You can use thone-time payment of N2, 500 to change your institution, course, name, date of birth, State and Local Government of origin.
Have you successfully change your JAMB course/institution and bio-data?. Use the comment box below to let us know how it went. Feel free to ask any question. Thanks