Correct Mistake Made In Jamb Registration: How Can I correct my Jamb Registration Mistake?, How can I change my details in Jamb?, How can I change my Jamb date of Birth because I filled the wrong one when registering?. In this article I will cover all detailed steps you can use to change or correct those costly errors you made in Jamb, Yeah, I understand that to err is Human.

Jamb Caps Login for Institutions
Jamb Caps Login for Institutions

Did you make an error in Jamb, and you have be searching seriously for methods on “how to correct mistake made in Jamb” then you are reading the right post, In Today’s Episode of my “Jamb Doctor Series” I will show you how to correct mistakes made in Jamb, this episode will also cover questions like…

a. How to change Date of Birth (DOB) in Jamb?

b. How to change my Institution and course on Jamb?

c. I also made error in my Name, how can I change this in Jamb?

d. How can I change my gender in jamb?

e. I made a mistake in my local government and state of origin, how can I correct it in Jamb?
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Making an error in your data while registering for Jamb or Post UTME can be very costly if not corrected in due time, Students can end up loosing their admission if not fortunate, but that is not going to happen for you because I’ve gat you covered. Don’t worry you can thank me later.

Can I correct Mistake Made In Jamb?

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YES, fortunately, you can correct any error you made during your Jamb Registration, this means if you made an error in your Date of birth, gender, local government of origin, state or even Course or school of choice you can easily correct it.

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Jamb Correction of Mistakes

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board – JAMB, created a system that allows student to be able to correct mistake made in Jamb by themselves without going to any cyber cafe or Jamb office, although this process requires student to pay a token. This method is preferred for student that registered for the previous Jamb

What this means is that, you can correct any mistake made in Jamb right now. Payment can be done via Remita before proceeding to the Centres, don’t worry, I will guide you through this process of payment, moreover, what are friends for!.

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How To Correct Mistake Made in Jamb (Names, Date of Birth/Age, State/L.G.A & Gender)

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To correct mistake made in Jamb you can follow this the guide below (you can use this method to correct mistake in Jamb name, Date of Birth State e.t.c.

The procedure is the same for all correction, but for this tutorial we shall be using “Correction of DataENJOY!!!

  1. Visit Jamb Student Portal @ https://portal.jamb.gov.ng/efacility_/
  2. You shall be required to create a profile via the Sign Up (New User) Page if you are a new user. For existing users (that for those who already have Jamb profile account), 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.
  3. Subsequently, you shall use your email address and password to sign in.
  4. Once logged in, you will be taken to the landing page where you will see all available services.
  5. Select “Correction of Data”. This is available on the side bar or on the Home page (Choose Date of Birth, Gender or Local government of Origin or course/institution pending on what you which to correct)
  6. Once selected, the menu item “Course/Institution” will be revealed. Click this.
  7. Once you select this service, a Transaction ID is generated for this service. This will be displayed on the confirmation page screen.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. On the Interswitch Payment page, enter your card details and click on the Pay button.
  11. 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.
  12. Once payment is completed, you will be asked to provide the necessary details. The information you are asked to provide will depend on what your are correcting.
  13. JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

Don’t worry I will show you the details you will be asked for each of the correction, but for now let me show you a step by step approach on how you can carry out this process… Stay tuned.

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Detailed Steps On How To Correct Mistake Made In Jamb

Here is a step by step approach on how to correct mistake made in Jamb… Enjoy as I walk you through it!!!

Jamb change of Course and Institution

To get started with correcting any mistake you made in Jamb, follow this step by step guide.

This will take an estimated time of 6 minutes

Step 1: Login To Your Jamb Profile

Jamb Efacility Login

Visit Jamb Student Portal @https://portal.jamb.gov.ng/efacility_, fill the required box with your correct Email address and Password and click on the Login button

Step 2: Click On “Application For Correction of Data”

jamb correction of data option

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

Step 3: Select the Option You Intend To correct on the Drop down Menu

Jamb Change of Course Institution Page

When you click on “Application for correction of data” you will see a drop down, Select from the menu item what you wish to correct

Step 4: Select Exam Year and Enter Registration Number

how to correct mistake made in jamb

When you click on the information you want to correct, You will be taken to a page where you will be asked to fill in Your Exam year and Jamb registration number, fill in this information appropriately and click on Search Details.

You will be taken to a “Payment Choice dashboard” where you will choose your preferred payment method (I would recommend you use remita)

Step 5: Click On “Pay With Remita”

Payment option on how to correct mistake made in Jamb

On the next page, Select the “Pay with Remita” button

Step 6: Preview the Information and Confirm

payment to correct mistake made in jamb

Preview this information, and make sure it correspond with the intended change you wish to make.

Click on “Confirm this Information

Step 7: Hit the “Pay Now Button”

pay now page to correct mistake made in jamb

After clicking on the “confirm this information” button you will be taken to the “pay now” page which is shown below, click on the pay now button.

You will be taken to the remita page, where you can now complete your payment. 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.

NOTE

Once payment is completed, you will be asked to provide the necessary details. The information you are asked to provide will depend on what your are correcting.

JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

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What To Note While paying to Correct Mistake made in Jamb

There are some things you must put in mind while working on how to correct mistakes you made in Jamb, they include…

  1. You must pay with your Jamb account created on this platform, paying via another account will make the required service tied to the payment account, this implies that you cannot pay with another’s jamb profile account
  2. Make sure you confirm your information before proceed with payment
  3. Make sure you take note of your TRANSACTION ID, you may have need to use it later on.

Now, am quite sure you can confidently pay your correction of data yourself right?, now I will show you the information you will be asked for when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb for Date of birth, Gender, State, Course/Institution e.t.c

Information To Provide for Jamb change of Institution and Course

If the mistake you wish to correct in Jamb is your course/Institution, then the information you will be asked when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb are

  • 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.

Information To Provide for Jamb Date of Birth correction

If the mistake you wish to correct in Jamb is your date of birth, then the information you will be asked when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb are…

  • 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, your incorrect date of birth will now appear.
  • Please provide the new information in the boxes provided.
  • After submission, an Indemnity Form will be displayed for printing.
  • This is to be filled and taken to your institution for Approval.
  • Your institution will be responsible for submission of the approved form to the JAMB state office.
  • Once received, the Approved form will be uploaded to your profile. You will receive a notification when this is done.
  • JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested

Information To Provide for Jamb NAME correction

If the mistake you wish to correct in Jamb is your NAME, then the information you will be asked when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb are…

  • 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, your details will now appear.
  • Please provide the new information in the boxes provided.
  • After submission, an Indemnity Form will be displayed for printing.
  • This is to be filled and taken to your institution for Approval.
  • Your institution will be responsible for submission of the approved form to the JAMB state office.
  • Once received, the Approved form will be uploaded to your profile. You will receive a notification when this is done.
  • JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

Information To Provide for Jamb Gender correction

If the mistake you wish to correct in Jamb is your GENDER, then the information you will be asked when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb are…

  • 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, your incorrect gender will now appear.
  • Please provide the new information in the boxes provided.
  • After submission, an Indemnity Form will be displayed for printing.
  • This is to be filled and taken to your institution for Approval.
  • Your institution will be responsible for submission of the approved form to the JAMB state office.
  • Once received, the Approved form will be uploaded into your profile. You will receive a notification when this is done.
  • JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

Information To Provide for Jamb State/LGA of Origin correction

If the mistake you wish to correct in Jamb is your State/LGA of Origin, then the information you will be asked when you want to correct mistake made in Jamb are…

  • 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, state and local government will now appear.
  • Please provide the new information in the boxes provided.
  • After submission, an Indemnity form will be displayed for printing.
  • This is to be filled and taken to your institution for Approval.
  • Your institution will be responsible for submission of the approved form to the JAMB state office.
  • Once received, the Approved form will be uploaded into your profile. You will receive a notification when this is done.
  • JAMB will now process your application. If Approved, your details will be changed as requested.

That is all on how to correct mistake made in Jamb, I will now attempt to answer some of the frequently asked questions asked by Student On how to correct mistake made in Jam 2022

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Frequently Asked Questions

How Much To Correct Mistake Made In Jamb?

You will need to pay N2500 to be able to process correction of mistakes in Jamb

How Long does It Take For This Correction To Take Effect?

Once approved by Jamb, the correction will be effected within 2-3 days

Can I change my details in Jamb?

YES, you can change / correct your details in Jamb.

To do this follow the guide I highlighted in this post.

In Conclusion

To correct mistake in Jamb you will need to have Data and a system that can access the internet together with 2, 500 Naira, if you have these then you can follow this guide on how to correct mistake made in Jamb.

I understand you may have a question or two, do not hesitate to drop them here using the comment box below

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Adesegun
Adesegun
4 months ago

Good day sir I did Data correction of name on my jamb but was not given any form but was told to come back.is it the indemnity form or another form entirely sir