JAMB Correction Of Data 2024/2025 JAMB Profile

JAMB Correction Of Data  JAMB Profile

Is it possible to correct any mistakes on Jamb profile? How can I correct my data on JAMB portal and how much does it cost? Well, that’s what this page is all about.

Kindly go through this content with rapt attention as it will disclose every detail you need to change your jamb data without any stress or problemsJamb

How to correct any mistakes on Jamb profile

Below is the step-by-step guide to correct any mistakes on JAMB profile:

    • Begin your mistake correction process by visiting the jamb portal at efacility.jamb.gov.ng/
    • Provide your registered email address and password in their respective spaces to continue. Meanwhile, create a new account if you don’t have one.
    • Select the “Application For Correction of Data” on the left side of the screen. A drop-down menu containing all your data options will appear.
    • Click the erroneous detail you can intend to change. For instance, click “date of birth” if your age wasn’t registered accurately.
    • Select the examination year and your Registration Number in their appropriate space.
    • Click on the “search details” link to proceed to the next stage.
    • The page will redirect you to the “Payment Choice dashboard” where you will choose your preferred payment mode.
    • Click on the “Pay with Remita” button because paying with Remita is straightforward.
    • The next page will display your profile and the data you want to change. It will also show the amount it will cost to complete the process.
    • Click on the “Confirm this Information” button after reading and confirming that the information is accurate.
    • Click on the “pay now” button to continue.
    • Provide your card details to complete the transaction.
    • The JAMB portal will automatically send you a SMS and mail containing your Transaction Identification.
    • Print the original Transaction Identification and have at least two photocopies for future purposes.
    • Click “Continue” after finalizing the payment. Your browser will return to the JAMB portal after your account has been debited.
    • Reselect your examination year, and provide your JAMB Registration Number
    • The affected data will appear on your screen. You can now correct the mistakes.
    • Correct the affected data before clicking the “submit” link.
    • Print out the Indemnity Form which will appear on the next page.
    • Fill out the form with accurate data and submit it to your institution for approval.
    • Your school will approve the form before forwarding it to the state’s JAMB office.
    • You will receive notification from JAMB regarding the latest developments.


Repeat the following steps whenever there are reasons to correct any mistakes on the JAMB profile.

Alternatively, you can visit any nearby Jamb office to help you with all the procedures. We will discuss more about this aspect later in the article.

Is JAMB Correction of Data On?

Yes, jamb correction of data is on at the time of this publication. The exam governing body has opened its portal for all registered utme students to correct any mistakes. You can correct your name, date of birth, gender, state, and local government area.

Though the portal is accessible to all, you can’t complete the process by yourself. You must give the indemnity form to your institution for approval before forwarding it to jamb office for the final step.

How Much Is JAMB Correction Of Data?

The JAMB executives and top-ranked officials declared ₦3500 as the cost of correcting any mistake on your jamb profile.

This means you need ₦3500 to correct your data on jamb profile and it will be deducted from your account during the payment stage.

Requirements For JAMB Correction Of Data

The requirements for jamb correction of data include your registered email address and password, registered phone number, your jamb registration number, your jamb profile code, and service charge (₦3500)

How To Do JAMB Correction Of Data

As promised earlier, here is the alternative way to correct your JAMB data without visiting the portal yourself.

Unfortunately, it might be more expensive than the initial method because the JAMB official could hike the service charge for personal gain.

Having said that, follow the steps below to do jamb correction of data using this method:

  • Visit a nearby jamb office.
  • Tell the officials you want to correct your data.
  • Collect the change of data form
  • Pay for the Form
  • Fill out the form with accurate details
  • Submit the form
  • Complete the thumbprinting process
  • Exercise patience while the official completes the subsequent stages on the JAMB CAPS Portal.
  • Collect your jamb correction of the data printout. The printout will reflect on your jamb profile after a few hours.

JAMB Correction Of Data Closing Date

The few weeks to post utme exams is the closing date for the jamb correction of data. we advise you beat the deadline to avoid issues when processing your admission.

Can JAMB Change Of Course Be Done Twice?

Yes, you can change your course on two different occasions. This means you can complete the jamb change of course twice if you can shoulder the financial implications.

Can I Change My UTME Subjects?

No, you can’t change UTME subjects. The only viable or related option involves changing your course to the one that matches the utme subject combination. Unfortunately, you need ₦3500 to switch from one course to another.

JAMB Date Of Birth Correction (DOB)

You can change or correct your jamb date of birth before and after the utme examination.

However, you must provide important documents like your birth certificate and NIN to complete the correction exercise.

Meanwhile, the date of birth on your birth certificate and NIN must be the same before you can change the one on your Jamb profile.

How To Change Date Of Birth On JAMB Portal

  • Visit a nearby jamb office.
  • Tell the officials you want to correct your data
  • Collect the JAMB Date of birth correction form
  • Pay for the Form
  • Fill out the form with accurate details
  • Submit the form
  • Complete the thumbprinting process
  • Exercise patience while the official completes the subsequent stages through the JAMB CAPS PORTAL.
  • Collect your jamb correction of data printout. The correction will reflect on your jamb profile after a few hours.

JAMB Name Correction

You can change your name on your JAMB profile through two methods, including SMS and Jamb Portal

How To Correct Name On JAMB Portal

Follow the steps we discussed on how to correct any mistakes above. However, select “Name” from the drop-down menu before proceeding with the remaining steps.

How To Correct JAMB name via SMS

    • Open your phone message app
    • Type your Surname, middle name and last name in the following format: James, Italoye, Sunday.
    • Send it to 55019 or 66019 to complete the process.



You can correct any data or mistakes on JAMB profile as long as the portal is still available. Kindly go through you JAMB profile and see if there is any error you would want to change before the Board start offering admission to candidates.

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Written By Michael Larry


4 thoughts on “JAMB Correction Of Data 2024/2025 JAMB Profile”

  1. since morning the people setting exam 6:30 is not yet out even 9:00 candidate have not enter inside
    this 11: 22 here in rochas foundation


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