JAMB Correction of Data Guidelines 2022/2023

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JAMB Correction of Data Guidelines 2022/2023

JAMB (Joint Admission and matriculation Board) seeks to communicate to the General Public and all prospective UTME candidates and also to the Direct Entry candidates that correction of Data Portal is now open for the 2022/2023 admission process.

N/B Candidates should be aware that some of correction of Data processes for JAMB and also for the direct entry candidates commences immediately the sales of Jamb forms Ends.

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JAMB Correction of Data Guidelines 2022/2023

As a result, from the global Covid-19 pandemic and the progressive ease of Lock-down measures on social distancing the JAMB board has hereby communicated to all of its candidates who might seek the physical attention/services of any of its board members are expected to follow some protocols to book an appointment with any Jamb office branch or the CBT offices closer to them before they can move on with the JAMB Correction of Data processes.

The 2022 UTME correction of Data procedures and other changes are listed as follows.

1.The Gender Correction of data – is Available

2.The Correction of data for state/L.G. A – is Available

3.The Correction of data for choice of institution/course -is Available

4.The Correction of data for Names – Is Available

5.The Correction of data for Date of Birth – Is Available

6.The Correction of data for passport photograph – Is Available and it’s only available to candidates during UTME Registration

7.The Correction of data for UTME subjects and it’s also only available during candidates UTME registration.

8.The Instructions must be read carefully and also initiated with the decisions which was drawn during a zoom meeting session which held on the 16th, July 2021 with all the CBT centers, Jamb coordinators of various states and also partners on the new development on the use of OTP as a substitute for biometric verification.

9.The JAMB board inducted in the use of the One Time Password (OTP) which would be sent to candidate’s phone number which he/she used during UTME registration. The OTP is used as a substitute to biometric verification so as to prevent human contact at different biometric centers so as to escape the spread of covid-19. Candidates are expected to present their OTP before they can proceed with the correction of Data for their UTME and Direct entry registration.

10.Candidates who have lost their phone and due to that cant access their Sim cards which the used for the UTME and direct entry registration… such candidates can only be allowed to start correction of data by following the underlisted procedures.

11.The candidates will have to visit any of the JAMB centers closer to him/her and meet any of the JAMB officials/personnel and candidates should note this process can not be done through proxy since the changes can only be done in JAMB stations /Professional Test centers available across the country

12.Candidates are expected to provide any of the above either their registration number, email and GSM number which was used during UTME/DE registration. The official who is attending to the candidate would resend the candidates OTP using JAMB information System to their Email address;

Then the candidate would have to print a copy of the E-mail forwarded to him/her which contains his/her OTP.

13.The candidate will have to attach a copy of his/her personal passport to the mail he/she printed which they would present to the JAMB official which will be attending to them.

The Jamb official on confirming if the same persons whose passport is displayed on the email printed is actually matches with the pictures shown on the screen only then can they proceed with completion stage of the correction of Data.

It’s compulsory that a copy of the email printed which contains the affix passport of the candidate must be kept at the JAMB office for reference purposes of any candidate who undertook the correction of data process with the OTP sent through mail.

And lastly all Covid-19 protocols must be fully observed.

Note: Candidates Can Not Do Correction of Data through Proxy

1. Gender Correction of Data: Here candidates would be asked for change of Gender if the Gender provided was wrong, Documents like Birth certificate may be required. Also, an indemnity form would be downloaded, after which printed, completed and submitted to the Candidates Institution for approval. The price tag for Jamb Gender Correction of Data is usually N2,500

 

2. State/L.G.A Origin Correction of Data: Here candidates can request for adjustment in the State/Local government of origin, Documents and credentials supporting this may be required. Also, an indemnity form would be downloaded, after which printed, completed and submitted to the Candidates Institution for approval. The price tag for Jamb Gender Correction of Data is usually N2,500

3. Change Of Course/Institution: The change of institution/Course correction of data helps candidate to apply for a change in their proposed choice of course or institutions. The price tag for Jamb Gender Correction of Data is usually N2,500

4. Correction of Names: This correction of data help candidates who might have issued out either wrong First name, Middle name or surname or maybe wrong spelling while completing their UTME registration form online to change their name to the correct name. The price tag for Jamb Gender Correction of Data is usually N2,500

5. Correction Of Date Of Birth: Here, these enables candidates who might have inputted the wrong date of birth to change it by requesting for amendment of Date of Birth. Documents and credentials supporting this may be required. Also, an indemnity form would be downloaded, after which printed, completed and submitted to the Candidates Institution for approval. The price tag for Jamb Gender Correction of Data is usually N2,500

Candidates should note that most of the listed corrections and changes can no longer be done while some can be done  from their comfort zones with their sophisticated gadgets such Laptops, iPhone, iPad, Tablets and Smartphones even with a strong internet connection.

For Candidates who are not so familiar with computers and web activities are advised to visit any cyber-Cafe personnel or reach out to a Jamb authorized CBT Reg. Centers or Jamb offices across the country to also effect changes

Also Note:

Correction of the mentioned Data comes with its own individual fee of N2,500 (Two thousand five hundred naira only) and the correction of data can be done once including the change of institution and change of course which is allowed 2times by individual applicant’s profile account.

JAMB Correction of Data Guidelines 2022/2023

JAMB Candidates

JAMB has sent a note of warning to all its candidates saying they should not apply for change of institution nor change of course to institutions they have already applied for during their Post UTME registration or to institutions they have already finalized their admission processes

Direct Entry Candidates : D.E candidates should please not that sales and purchase/Registration of the Joint Admission and matriculation Board(JAMB) has closed as at the time of compiling this article.

All Direct Entry Candidates also have this Alternatives to correct the under listed data

 

  1. The Gender Correction of data – is Available
  2. The Correction of data for state/L.G. A – is Available
  3. The Correction of data for choice of institution/course -is Available
  4. The Correction of data for Names – Is Available
  5. The Correction of data for Date of Birth – Is Available
  6. The Correction of data for passport photograph – Is Available and it’s only available to candidates during UTME Registration
  7. A’Level Correction of data (Correction done only once)
  8. Profile Correction of data (Correction done only once)
  9. The Correction of data for UTME subjects and it’s also only available during candidates UTME registration.

 

Candidates with correction of data matters should please confirm that their indemnity form is forwarded to the closest Joint Admission and matriculation office to resolve their issues

Schoolwhat team has taken time out to the steps which is involved in other for candidates to successfully change their data on the JAMB E-facility

The DEADLINE For Correction of Data Closes immediately  Admission for the Current Academic School Year Ends which would be  announced on a given date.

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