INSTRUCTION: Correction of Change of Jamb to Direct Entry Guideline

Change of Jamb to direct entry: If you are a candidate who is in search of changing your Jamb to direct entry then you are on the right page because we try to make sure we satisfy our audience with proper information and guidelines.

Many candidates who participated in the Jamb registration and you have issues with changing your Jamb to direct entry during the Jamb process of registration, or after. Don’t get yourself stress out because Nkedugists are here for you.

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JAMB’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin said that candidates that applied through UTME and later obtained DE (Direct Entry) qualification or wish to use their Direct Entry qualifications for admission can upgrade their UTME to DE at no extra cost.

”Once the candidate registers for UTME and discovers he has direct entry qualification, he or she is free to just upgrade to direct entry,”

change of jamb to direct entry

change of jamb to direct entry

  • Login to your Jamb profile
  • open the menu tab on your jamb profile
  • Click Register, under register a drop box will appear showing UTME correction of data
  • Click it and follow the steps to pay either online or bank.

You can make your payment online via JAMB portal. If you are having difficulties doing that, you can pay to the bank.

After paying N2500 at the bank plus an additional bank charge of N100, proceed to either the closest JAMB office or a JAMB accredited centre to complete the process. An additional fee will be charged for the service.

That’s all… You are done with Jamb correction of details. After Jamb change of institution, wait a few days for the changes you made to take effect.


  • JAMB also warned that a phone number can only be used to register one candidate.
  • What this entails; if you have qualification for DE Admission and wish to use it to apply for admission after you may have purchased the UTME Form, all you need to do is just to visit any of accredited JAMB centre or JAMB offices and upgrade the UTME to Direct Entry instead of purchasing a separate Direct Entry form.

In case you are having an issue in changing your jamb Utme Subject, you can easily tell us. Nkedugists is your nearest closer friend you can think of right now, be free to talk to us.

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