Last updated on September 4th, 2017 at 07:41 pm

This is to inform all Direct Entry candidates especially those who made one mistake or the other during JAMB Direct Entry (DE) registration that the Correction of Error or Data for DE candidates has started.


Did the person that registered your JAMB Direct Entry made a mistake on your Name?

Did you use a wrong date of Birth, Gender or you uploaded the wrong Passport?

If so, i am happy to inform all Direct Entry candidates that they can now proceed to correct the errors made in their Application.

Note: Candidates are to very careful during the correction as it can only be done once.

So, Candidates are advised to go to an Accredited center and effect the Change ASAP as no further information has been released on the Deadline.

Do you want to do a change of course or institution? See JAMB Change of Course/Institution Procedures Here.

JAMB Direct Entry (DE) Correction Of Data Types

Currently all Direct Entry candidates can make corrections or changes for the following services:

  • Names Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Date of Birth Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Passport Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Gender Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • State/LGA Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Profile Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • A’Level Correction (Correction can only be done once)
  • Choice of Institution/Course Correction (Correction can only be done twice with separate payments)

COST: N2,500 each
NOTE: You can perform direct correction for the following data group YOURSELF OR (Kindly make Payment here and visit the nearest CBT Centre for correction.)

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  1. Pls my DE form shows exam date February mean while d jupeb is June. Will anything be affected or is it really necessary to change the exam date to June

  2. 1. Please when is JAMB opening portal for correction of details for Direct Entry candidates.

    2. Please how do i go about changing from OTHER DIPLOMA to NATIONAL DIPLOMA, it was because i mistakenly filled a wrong JAMB registration Number instead of the one i used for my National Diploma.

    3.. Please can i change my Email and Phone Number, I had lost the phone line.

    please am waiting for your response as quick. thanks

  3. after changing direct entry data, i find out that there were still some corrections to be made, pls can i still correct it, like o level result, statement of result n jamb reg number update.

      • I registered for direct entry 2019 but unfortunately one of the institutions I selected which is oou does not accept IJMB please can I correct the mistake while uploading my results since am still using awaiting results on the DE form or should I correct it before the results comes out?


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