JAMB Change of Course, Institution & Data Correction 2020/2021 (Updated)

JAMB CHANGE OF COURSE: The JAMB 2020 Registration started on the 13th of January 2020 and the sales of the form end on the 17th of February 2020, the examination was conducted from March 14th to April 4th, 2020.

In light of this, Candidates that scored low score compared to their Course Cut Off Mark are hereby informed that the JAMB 2020 Change Of Course form is out already. All interested candidates are hereby advised to take the form immediately.

In this article, I’ll discuss vividly on the recent queries from Students and JAMB candidates that either made mistakes during registration or didn’t meet the cutoff marks and would like to take the JAMB Change of Course/institution form for 2020/21.

In a recap, I’ll share with you every necessary detail of change of course and institution 2020, JAMB correction of data closing date, JAMB change of course 2020 closing date, JAMB correction of data deadline, JAMB correction of data deadline, 2020 JAMB change of institution 2020 closing date.

Is JAMB Change of Course/Institution form out for 2020/2021?

Yes! The JAMB change of course, institution and data correction form for 2020/2021 academic session is out.

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

Jamb direct entry Form, profile account


Jamb Data Correction: It is evident to note that JAMB Data correction is compulsory for a candidate that made any type of mistake when filling his/her JAMB form for the 2020/2021 academic session whether little or big mistakes, below are the section where you can make the correction on 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.


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

  • 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

How much is JAMB Change of Course/Institution form

The cost of the JAMB Change of Course/Institution form is N2,500 (Two thousand five hundred naira only).

It is imperative to know that before the change or correction of data can be made, you’re to pay this amount either through bank or online via the provided portal.

Change Of Institution, Course & Data Correction Closing Date.

Jamb Change of course/Institution or Data Correction portal for 2020/21 academy session as not yet been open, hence the change of course or Data correction does not have a specific deadline. However, you’re advised to take the form immediately it is out on this page.

Can I Do Change of Course/Institution More Than Once?

Yes, you can do JAMB Change of course/Institution more than once. However, you’re only allowed to do it not more than twice. In other words, JAMB change of course, Institution and correction of data can not be done more than two(2) times.

I hope this also answers How many times can one do the change of course Institution?

Can I Do Change of Course After Post UTME?

Yes, you can do a change of course after post UTME. The reason here is that schools/Universities will also release their own change of course form for candidates who didn’t meet the cutoff mark for their preferred course.

Okay, we have to put a stop here now. I hope I have been able to answer all your questions concerning JAMB Change of Course, Institution/Data Correction for 2020/2021 academic year.

However, if you still have any doubt or questions, do not hesitate to ask using the comment section below.

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Success Williams
Success Williams
6 months ago

Please Can Change Of Utme Subject Be Done Before The Exams?

Success Williams
Success Williams
6 months ago

Can utme subjects be changed before jamb exams?

5 months ago

is it possible to change subjects

4 months ago

Please how will I change my email address

4 months ago

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Chukwuemeka Confidence Junior
Chukwuemeka Confidence Junior
3 months ago

after registering for the 2020 utme, i intend to change my institution of choice. i followed all the processes correctly but the site is not accepting my email password, how do i go about it please

3 months ago

Pls,have jamb change of institution started??

Adamu imran manne
Adamu imran manne
1 month ago

After jamb exam can I correct my name?

Abraham Simeon
Abraham Simeon
1 month ago

When the jamb portal will open for Data correction???

obaaro taiwo
obaaro taiwo
8 days ago

can email address be change after writing jamb

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