Accept/Reject Admission on JAMB CAPS 2024

JAMB Change of Course, Institution and Date Correction Guidelines

Login to JAMB CAPs and accept/reject admission 2024, print admission letter and view uploaded O’Level result on JAMB.


JAMB CAPS simply means Central Admissions Processing System. It is the platform where JAMB process admission for students. The JAMB CAPS also acts as an interface between JAMB, Institutions and Students. Every students seeking admission access the JAMB Central Admission Processing System with their Email and Password.

Benefit of JAMB CAPS

The Importance of JAMB CAPS is that,

  • It allows students to access their JAMB admission Dashboard
  • It allows students to Check and Accept/Reject Admission
  • It also allows students to Print Result, Admission Letter, Change Course/Institution
  • Upload and View OLevel Result

How Does JAMB CAPS Work?

JAMB CAPS let students have access to see what is happening about the admission. When a candidates Register JAMB and selected any Institution of choice, the institution is informed by JAMB and all the details of the candidates is sent to the institution the candidate selected. The students proceed to the University and submit screening application when the student meet the university cut off mark. After proper assessment of the students’ academic record, the University now notify JAMB that the said student is eligible for admission. Afterward, JAMB confirm and send the notification to the student requesting for Admission Acceptance/Rejection. Lastly, the student confirms the admission by either accepting or Rejecting the admission offer. If accepted, the student then Print JAMB Admission Letter and proceed to the university for further action.

JAMB Portal Login | Access and Manage Your Account

To access the JAMB portal, follow these steps:
  1. Visit the JAMB eFacility login page at https://www.jamb.gov.ng/EfacilityLogin.
  2. Enter your JAMB registration number and password in the provided fields. If you have forgotten your password, click on the “Forgot Password?” link below the login button to reset it.
  3. Once you have successfully logged in, you will be taken to the JAMB dashboard, where you can access various services such as checking your admission status, printing your admission letter, and registering for the UTME exam.
  4. To access a specific service, click on the appropriate link on the dashboard.

Note that the JAMB portal is the official website of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and it is used by candidates to register for the UTME exam, check their admission status, and access other JAMB services. It is important to use the official JAMB portal to avoid falling victim to fraudulent websites that claim to offer JAMB-related services.

How to Access JAMB CAPS Login

To access JAMB CAPS (Central Admission Processing System), follow these steps:
  1. Visit the JAMB CAPS portal at https://www.jamb.gov.ng/EfacilityLogin.
  2. Enter your JAMB registration number and password to log in.
  3. Once you have successfully logged in, click on “Admission Status” on the left-hand side of the page.
  4. You will be redirected to the “Check Admission Status” page. Click on “Access my CAPS.”
  5. On the next page, click on “Admission Status” to see your admission status.
  6. If you have been offered admission, you can either “Accept” or “Reject” the admission offer.
  7. If you choose to accept the offer, you will be required to print out your admission letter and proceed with the necessary clearance.

Note: If you have been offered admission but the “Accept” or “Reject” buttons are not active, it means that your school has not yet submitted your name to JAMB for admission. You will need to check back later or contact your school for more information.

How to log in to JAMB CAPS using Mobile App

  1. Open “play store” application on your mobile phone.
  2. Search and download the JAMB mobile application.
  3. Launch the JAMB mobile app on your phone.
  4. Enter your JAMB registration number to login.

How to ACCEPT or REJECT Admission on JAMB CAPS

Admission seekers can check their status on JAMB CAPS and either accept or reject their admission using internet-enabled devices such as personal computers, tablets, and mobile phones.

The procedure for checking, accepting, or rejecting admission using a computer/mobile device is outlined below:

How Can I ACCEPT or REJECT Admission on JAMB CAPS?

  • Visit https://efacility.jamb.gov.ng/ using computer or Smart Phone
  • Enter Email Address and Password you created during registration, and then log in.
  • Go to the Check Admission Status link and click on it.
  • Select the year of your examination, enter your JAMB registration number in the appropriate column, and then click on the option that says “Access my CAPS.”
  • On the left panel, select the “Admission Status” option.
  • To load your profile, look for the button labelled “Search” that is located in front of your JAMB Registration Number, and then click on it.
  • Under ‘Admission Profile,’ you can now accept or reject your admission offer.

How do I link my Email to my JAMB CAPs?

How to Link Your Working Email with Your JAMB Profile Using SMS

  1. On your mobile phone (using the line used to get your profile code), text as follows: “email youremail youremail” and send to 55019.
  2. For example, text email [email protected] [email protected].
  3. Now, send it to 55019.

Unfortunately, this doesn’t work again.

To link your email to JAMB CAPs, kindly visit any nearby CBT Centre to link your email. Reason is that, JAMB now want to confirm the authentic students by capturing the fingerprint of the students.


If you have forgotten your JAMB password, you can reset it by following these steps:
  1. Visit the JAMB eFacility login page at https://www.jamb.gov.ng/EfacilityLogin.
  2. Click on the “Forgot Password?” link located just below the login button.
  3. On the next page, enter your JAMB registration number or email address in the provided space and click on “Send.”
  4. A verification code will be sent to the email address associated with your JAMB profile. Check your email and copy the code.
  5. Return to the JAMB password reset page and enter the verification code in the provided space.
  6. Create a new password and confirm it. Make sure your password is strong and secure.
  7. Click on “Reset Password” to save your new password.

Once you have successfully reset your password, you can use your new password to log in to your JAMB profile.