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Can I Change JAMB UTME Exams Town/Centre? (2022/2023)

JAMB CBT centre/venue
You're on the right page if you want an answer to your question: Can I change my JAMB center after registration? In other words, you want to know how to change the JAMB/UTME exams centre.

A candidate just called me to ask if she could change the JAMB exams town/centre given to her after registering. Is it possible really? And if so, what can she do to alter it? This is also going to answer your question if you're trying to choose a specific centre for yourself during UTME registration. In other words, if you want to know if it is possible to decide your UTME centre yourself.

Let’s start with the basics.

Can a Candidate Decide His or Her UTME Exams Centre?

Candidates don’t choose the exams centre themselves. All a candidate can do during the registration is to pick a town or city of exams. It’s the JAMB's work to place you to any available CBT centre in that town or city.

For example, let’s say there are 8 accredited centers in Ile-Ife. Then, Omolade chose Ile-Ife during the UTME registration for her exams. She would be scheduled to write her test at any of the 8 CBT centres but not a predetermined one.

This is straight to understand. If you decide your exams, you can influence the centre and engage in malpractice.

The only condition you can predetermine your centre is if you’re already aware that in that town, it's only one CBT centre approved. In this case, JAMB will have no other option than to schedule you to that venue.

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How Can I Change my UTME Exams Centre?

See also: Accredited CBT Centres in the 36 States and FCT Abuja for UTME Registrations and Exams

Back to the question of this post. You can’t possibly change your CBT centre after already completed your UTME registration. In other words, since you had chosen a town of exams, you don’t have any effect on your centre any longer. JAMB decides your fate from here.

 See also: When Will JAMB UTME Slip Reprint Start, How and Portal to Print it? See Answers

You may be thinking it should be possible if you can immediately return to the CBT and effect change of exams town, thereby able to change the centre. This may come to your thought especially if JAMB has not scheduled you for the exams.

What if I go to CBT to change my Exams Town before Exams Schedule is Out?

Well, the bad news is that CBT centres don’t have any control over your exams town or centre after submission.

What you can possibly change through CBT centre includes wrong subject combinations for UTME, wrong institutions/courses, wrong date of birth, state/local government.

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22 comments:

  1. what if it was the registrar who input the wrong exam town and you dont leave in that town

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    1. They would definitely ask of your interested exams town. The system equally has dual screens so you can see everything they're entering for you. Hence, every choice was yours.

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  2. Good day I also have this issue of wrong exam town can that be changed

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    1. Take time to read the post. The question has already been answered in the post.

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  3. I also have issue with exam town can that be changed

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  4. A friend told the man registering Benin but the man put benue,are u saying we can't do anything about it

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  5. Pls can I change my examination date?

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    1. I'm sure you didn't read the post before you wrote this comment. Kindly read the post.

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  6. How can I apply de when jamb registration is over

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  7. Jamb changed my brother's centre

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    1. Nothing like that. JAMB posts people to areas they chose during the registration.

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  8. Biometric has been done, but the name I used in NIN not appearing

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    1. That's strange. Maybe a temporary issue. Check back later.

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  9. I am in a deep shit right now since I can't change the examination town

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  10. A Friend of mine was at her center and was about to write her exam but the center told them there is no service please what would jamb do to rectify that

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    1. JAMB may arrange for a make-up test. They should be visiting the centre regularly to know the next arrangement.

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  11. Please I missed my exam because I don't kW center
    Please what can I do

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    1. There is nothing you can do again. I detailed that here https://www.schoolcontents.info/2021/06/if-i-missed-utme-exam-will-jamb.html

      Sorry!

      Read the post below for alternatives to JAMB admissions as JAMB is not the only means to gain admissions.

      https://www.schoolcontents.info/2019/04/steps-to-gain-admission-to-nigeria_22.html

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