JAMB 2024/2025 Change of Course: Correction of Data

JAMB 2024 change of course and correction of data is ongoing. Do you wish to change your course or make correction to your bio data? This option is available for both UTME and Direct Entry Candidates.

Understanding JAMB Change of Course

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Change of Course option allows candidates to switch from their initially course of study to a different course within the same institution or another institution entirely.

If you are having a second though about your choice of course after the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) registration, it is possible to make changes. Note that this operation can be don once.

This process provides flexibility and the opportunity to change the following information:

  1. Course
  2. Name
  3. Date of Birth
  4. Gender
  5. State/LGA of Origin
  6. Passport Photograph
  7. subjects

Change of Course Form Price

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) change of course form is now available on the JAMB CAPS dashboard until the deadline.

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Candidates who wish to make changes to their data are expected to pay the sum two thousand five hundred naira only (N2500) to JAMB before they can carry out this action.

JAMB 2024 Change of Course Online Procedures

This process is simple and straightforward. It is something you can do on your own with your smartphone or laptop. However, you can also visit JAMB accredited CBT centres nearest to you to get this done.

Follow the procedures below to apply for the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) change of course:

  • Visit
  • Login with your email and password
  • Navigate to “Registration”
  • Select “UTME Data Correction” or “DE Data Correction”
  • Make a payment of N2500 with your ATM card or select other available payment options
  • Input your registration number to continue
  • Now make changes to your bio data and confirm
  • Submit application and wait for approval

Deadline for Change of Course

At the moment, JAMB is yet to announce the deadline for change of course and bio data. We will update this page once we gather relevant information regarding the deadline.

Candidates are advised to make changes to their biodata on time to avoid rejection of application.

Important Notice

  • Apply early to increase your chances of securing a space in your new course.
  • Gather and keep copies of all relevant documents, including your admission letter and transcripts.
  • Stay informed about the JAMB Change of Course deadline and updates through this website

By carefully considering your options, researching thoroughly, and following the application process highlighted on this page, you can now apply for the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) change of course from the comfort of your home.


specific requirements may vary depending on your choice of course.

Candidates who will partake in the 2024 JAMB UTME or Direct Entry are eligible for change of course.

No, you cannot change your choice of course after you have been offered admission.

No, you can only make changes to your bio data once.

Processing times can vary, but you can expect a response within several weeks. JAMB will notify you of the outcome via email and SMS.

JAMB will notify you of the outcome via email and SMS.

JAMB opens portal for change of course applications annually. Usually after the UTME has been concluded.

The change of course fee is usually around N2,500 and must be paid online through the JAMB e-Facility portal.

JAMB may allow appeals under certain circumstances. Contact their help desk for information on the appeals process.

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