JAMB Change of Course/Institution

By | January 19, 2024

JAMB Change of Course/Institution

Dear candidates, JAMB Change of Course/Institution

We would like to inform all candidates who made errors while filling their forms during the 2024 Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) UTME Registration that they can now make corrections in the following categories:

JAMB Change of Institution Form 2024 Via JAMB Portal – http://www.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.

All candidates who participated in the 2024 UTME and need to make changes are hereby notified. Below are the details to use for applying for the 2024 JAMB Change of Course and/or Institution.

JAMB Change of Course/Institution

Please note the following important points on JAMB Change of Course/Institution

  1. Candidates are advise not to apply for change of institution and course to institutions that have already conducted their Post UTME.
  2. JAMB Change of Course/Institution can only be done after the UTME results have been release for checking.
  3. Changes for Course/Institution, Names, Date of Birth, Gender, State/LGA of Origin, etc., cost N2,500 (two thousand five hundred naira only).

Details for Data Correction on JAMB Change of Course/Institution

  1. Names Correction: This allows candidates to apply for the correction of names where there are spelling errors or arrangement errors (e.g., Surname, First name, or Last name). (Correction can only take place once).
  2. Date of Birth Correction (Correction can only take place once).
  3. Passport Photograph Correction (Correction can only take place once).
  4. Gender Correction: Supporting documents may be require. (Correction can only take place once).
  5. State/LGA Correction: Supporting documents may be required. (Correction can only take place once).
  6. Profile Correction (Correction can only take place once).
  7. Choice of Institution/Course Correction: This allows candidates to apply for a change of course or institution (Correction can only take place three times with separate payments).

JAMB Change of Course & Institution / Data Correction Procedure:

Follow the procedure outline below to effect any of the changes above:

  1. Go to JAMB portal at http://www.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.
  2. Login with your Email and Password.
  3. Click on ‘Registration (2024 only)’ from the list of services on the left side.
  4. From the drop-down, select ‘2024 UTME Data Correction‘ / ‘2024 DE Data Correction‘ as your case may be.
  5. Proceed with the payment.
  6. After payment, visit the closest JAMB office, or a JAMB accredited center to complete the correction process.

JAMB Change of Course & Institution / Data Correction Procedure for 2024 Downward

Visit JAMB E-facility portal at http://www.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.

  1. Login with your Email and Password.
  2. Click on ‘Application for Correction of Data (2024 Downward)’ from the list of services on the left side.
  3. From the drop-down, select the category you wish to correct, i.e., Course/Institution, Names, Date of Birth, Gender, State/LGA of Origin.

Please note that you may have to visit the JAMB State Office to effect some corrections.

JAMB Correction of Data Procedure for Candidates who have lost their SIM cards:

If you no longer have access to the same SIM card you register with for the UTME/DE, follow these steps:

  • The candidate must visit any JAMB Office in person as this service can only be carried out in JAMB Offices/Professional Test Centers Nationwide.
  • At the JAMB Office, the candidate should provide any of the following:. Registration number, email, and GSM number use to register for the UTME or DE.
  • The JAMB Official attending to the candidate will direct the system to resend the OTP through email.
  • The candidate should then print a copy of the email containing the OTP. And affix a passport photograph to it.
  • Present the printed email with passport photograph to the JAMB Official.
  • After confirming the candidate’s identity. The JAMB Official will proceed to complete the correction of data.
  • A copy of the printed email with the candidate’s passport must be retain at the JAMB Office. For any candidate whose correction of data was carried out with OTP sent through email.

What is JAMB Change of Institution Form?

JAMB change of institution form is issued by the JAMB to students who wish to change their institution before Post UTME.

This form is typically used by candidates who were not admitted into their preferred institution yet which would like to explore other options.

It is also useful for candidates who want to change from a less preferred institution to a more preferred one.

Candidates who wish to apply for JAMB Change of Institution must first meet the eligibility requirements set by JAMB, including the possession of a JAMB profile, the payment of a fee, and the meeting of the required cut-off marks for the new institution they wish to switch to.

JAMB Change Of Institution Form for 2024

JAMB Change of Institution Form for 2024 is available on JAMB’s official website at www.jamb.gov.ng.

This simply implies that JAMB has officially opened portal for candidates who wish to make corrections to their institution selection.

As a result, UTME candidates who wish to change from their previous institution to a new one can now do so.

The cost of the JAMB Change of Institution form is N2,500 (Two Thousand Five Hundred Naira) only.

However, there may be additional fees charged by the CBT center or cyber cafe for processing the change of institution.

Steps by Steps: Change of Course/Institution

  • You shall be required to create a profile via the Sign Up (New User) Page if you are a new user. For existing users, simply type in your login details. To create your profile, you will provide your valid email address, surname, first name, Mobile No, State and LGA of Origin and password, then click on the Sign Up button. Each candidate is entitled to only one profile.
  • Subsequently, you shall use your email address and password to sign in.
  • Once logged in, you will be taken to the landing page where you will see all available services.
  • Select “Correction of Data”. This is available on the side bar or on the Home page
  • Once selected, the menu item “Course/Institution” will be revealed. Click this.
  • Once you select this service, a Transaction ID is generated for this service. This will be displayed on the confirmation page screen.
  • Review the details displayed on the Confirmation Page. Also, note the Transaction ID displayed in a bold red font. The Transaction ID is useful for all future references concerning the Transaction. A copy of this transaction ID will be sent to your registered email address.
  • Click on the Continue button if you wish to pay with your card immediately. If you wish to use other payment channels like ATM, Cash at the Bank or Quickteller, please note the transaction ID as it will be required.
  • On the Interswitch Payment page, enter your card details and click on the Pay button.
  • The status of your payment will be displayed on the “My Payment Section” An SMS and email containing your unique Transaction Identification and payment status will be sent to you after payment. Click on the Continue button.
  • Once payment is completed, you will be asked to provide the following:
    a. Year of Exam and
    b. JAMB Registration Number
  • After entering the information correctly, new options for Preferred course/Institution and second choices will appear. Options available will be based on availability.
  • Click Submit to complete your application.
  • JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

Correction of Data for JAMB Change of Course/Institution

This allows candidates to apply for a change of course or Institution immediately after the release of results. This service has a time lapse.
Price:₦2,500

Change of Name

This allows candidates to apply for correction of names where there are spelling errors or error in arrangement e.g. Surname, Firstname or Lastname.

Price:₦2,500

Change of DOB

Candidates can apply for correction of Date of birth. Supporting documents will be required. An indemnity form will be downloaded, printed, filled and submitted at Candidates Institution for Approval along with supporting documents.

Price:₦2,500

Change of Gender

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

Change of State/L.G.A

Candidates can apply for correction of State and Local Government. Supporting documents will be required. An indemnity form will be downloaded, printed, filled and submitted at Candidates Institution for Approval.

Price:₦2,500

The Crucial Importance of JAMB Change of Course/Institution

In the journey towards higher education, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is a pivotal gatekeeper, determining the academic paths of thousands of students each year. One significant feature that often goes overlooked is the JAMB Change of Course/Institution, a powerful tool that can reshape the trajectory of your academic and professional future. Just read the crucial importance of this often underestimated option and why every student should consider it as a strategic move towards achieving their educational goals.

Adaptability in a Dynamic World

In today’s fast-paced and dynamic world, career landscapes are constantly evolving. The JAMB Change of Course/Institution provides students with the flexibility to adapt to changing circumstances, aligning their academic pursuits with emerging opportunities. Whether influenced by personal growth, evolving career goals, or unforeseen circumstances, the ability to modify your educational path is a valuable asset.

Maximizing Your Potential

One of the primary reasons for pursuing higher education is to unlock your potential and cultivate your talents. The JAMB Change of Course/Institution empowers you to reassess and realign your academic journey, ensuring that you are on a path that maximizes your strengths and passion. It’s a chance to discover new interests, capitalize on emerging strengths, and set the stage for a fulfilling academic and professional future.

Correcting Course for Success

Choosing the right course and institution is a pivotal decision that can significantly impact your academic and career success. The JAMB Change of Course/Institution allows you to rectify any initial misjudgments, ensuring that you are on a path that aligns with your aspirations and strengths. By making informed decisions through this process, you set the stage for a more successful and satisfying academic journey.

Enhancing Employability

In today’s competitive job market, employers seek candidates with a diverse skill set and a strong educational foundation. The JAMB Change of Course/Institution allows you to tailor your education to meet the demands of your chosen industry, enhancing your employability and giving you a competitive edge. By aligning your academic pursuits with the skills and knowledge sought by employers, you position yourself for success in the professional world.

Strategic Planning for the Future

The JAMB Change of Course/Institution is not just a corrective measure; it is a strategic planning tool for your academic future. By carefully considering your goals, interests, and the evolving demands of the job market, you can use this option to chart a course that aligns with your long-term aspirations. It’s a proactive step towards building a solid foundation for your future success.

The JAMB Change of Course/Institution is more than just a bureaucratic process; it’s a powerful tool for shaping your academic and professional destiny. Embrace the opportunity to reassess, realign, and maximize your potential. In a world that values adaptability and strategic planning, this option is your key to unlocking a future filled with success and fulfillment. Don’t underestimate the importance of this choice – it might just be the catalyst for the transformative journey you’ve been waiting for.

For further information, please visit http://www.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.

Best regards, [examsabi.com]

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