JAMB Correction of Data 2024/2025 UTME Mistakes/Error Updates | Complete guide

JAMB Correction of Data 2024/2025Did you participate in the JAMB/UTME exam this year and you wish to do correction of JAMB data? Are you seeking admission into any University or Polytechnic? Did you score below your expectation in the 2024 JAMB exams? Did you omit any important detail and wish to Correct your JAMB Data?

JAMB Correction of Data

ATTENTION! It will interest you to know that the Joint Admission and Management Board (JAMB) has opened its portal for the commencement of 2024 JAMB data/Error correction.

For so many years now, JAMB has recorded a high rate of data correction made by candidates who made mistakes in their forms or those who couldn’t meet up with the cut off point.

Changes that can be made in JAMB data 2024

A little error you make while filling your JAMB form can cost you your admission into any tertiary institution.

In this article, I have outlined some of the corrections/changes that are available to you

  • Correction of name/gender
  • Correction of Choice of institutions/course
  • Correction of State/LGA of origin
  • Correction of Profile/Passport
  • Correction of Date of birth

What are the steps for the correction of JAMB data/Mistakes?

JAMB 2020 Candidates who had one issues or the other with JAMB data can now make the necessary corrections through the steps outlined below:

  1. Visit the JAMB portal at http://www.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.
  2. Login with your active 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. Then proceed to payment.

When you are done paying, proceed to either the closest JAMB office or a JAMB accredited center to complete the process.

Is there a deadline for 20201JAMB data correction?

The closing date for JAMB correction of data 2020 has not yet be fixed but you will be updated once it kicks off

How many times can a change of JAMB data be done?

  • Name/Gender can only be made once
  • Profile/Passport can be changed once
  • State/LGA correction is made only once
  • Date of birth can be corrected just once
  • Choice of institution/course can be made twice

What is the cost of changing course/ institution?

Whether you choose to change your course, institution, name, gender or passport. You should know that it will cost you a token of Two Thousand Five Hundred (#2500) Naira Only.


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