How To Upgrade JAMB UTME to Direct Entry 2022/2023

If you wish to learn how to upgrade JAMB UTME to Direct Entry 2022/2023, then here is an easy solution for you.

At the end of going through this information, you will be able to upgrade JAMB UTME to D.E for the 2022/2023 academic session admission.

Note: JAMB candidates have the access to upgrade from JAMB to Direct Entry for both holders of JUPEB, IJMB, NCE, ND, HND, B.Sc. and RN qualifications.

Kindly check the date, deadline, the fee and the procedure for changing from UTME to Direct entry below.

Check out: How to Check if Your O’level Was Correctly Uploaded on JAMB Portal

Can I Upgrade my JAMB to Direct Entry?

Yes!!! In 2022, JAMB has approved that candidates that register as JAMB UTME candidates can now upgrade to Direct Entry provided they meet the requirements stated below.

See: Approved JAMB Admission procedures for 2022

Reasons: the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has warned candidates never to register for JAMB UTME and JAMB D.E at the same time.

As such, they have provided an alternative to candidates that previously registered for JAMB UTME but wish to upgrade to JAMB D.E.

Requirements for JAMB UTME Upgrade to D.E 2022

To be qualified for the upgrade, the candidates must meet the following requirements and criteria;

Criteria:

  • The candidate must have registered and participated in the JAMB UTME exam
  • The upgrade can only be done within the same year the candidate wrote the exam.
  • The candidate must have one of the following qualifications; JUPEB, IJMB, NCE, ND, HND, B.Sc. and RN or RM.

Requirements

  • A’level result
  • JAMB profile code
  • Printed JAMB Registration slip

How much is JAMB Change from UTME to Direct Entry?

According to the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, the JAMB change from UTME to Direct Entry (DE) is free of charge.

Candidates that wish to do this do not have to pay a dime for the process. Check procedures below.

How can I Change my UTME to Direct Entry?

The simplest way to change your UTME to direct entry is to visit any  JAMB office close to you.

At the JAMB office, you will be required to provide the following;

  • JAMB Registration slip as an evidence of your UTME registration.
  • Your JAMB UTME result (optional).
  • A valid reason for the change.

Below the steps to follow to complete the upgrading process at JAMB office.

Steps to Upgrade from UTME to Direct Entry (DE) on JAMB Portal

The following are the actual steps to upgrade from UTME to Direct Entry (DE) on JAMB Online Portal

  • Visit the JAMB portal @ https://www.jamb.gov.ng/ContactUs
  • Check the JAMB office that is in your state
  • Get their contact and call them to book an appointment with them
  • Explain what you want to do
  • Next, visit the JAMB office at the fixed day with the requirements listed above.
  • The office will verify your documents and effect your change from UTME to Direct Entry.

Date/Deadline for Upgrading UTME to DE 2022

What is the starting date for change of UTME to Direct entry? This process doesn’t have a starting date. It starts immediately you are done writing your JAMB exam.

When is the Deadline for Upgrading UTME to Direct entry? The change from UTME to Direct entry is on until the final date for the 2022 admission by JAMB.

Those are the  easy steps to upgrade from JAMB to Direct Entry for holders of JUPEB, IJMB, NCE, ND, HND, B.Sc. and RN qualifications.

2.5 2 votes
Please rate this page
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
20 Comments
Newest
Oldest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Amu Evelyn
Amu Evelyn
22 hours ago

I have not been sent Otp

Bello sumeya
Bello sumeya
1 day ago

Can I do upgrading of utme to direct entry now

Jude Idris
Admin
1 day ago
Reply to  Bello sumeya

Yes

Debbie
Debbie
1 day ago

Please will I have a new registration number after upgrading to direct entry?

Jude Idris
Admin
7 hours ago
Reply to  Debbie

No

angel
angel
13 days ago

sir if I get admission to a school through jamb first can I still upgrade to de form and apply to the same school again?

Tuma
Tuma
2 months ago

Can i still convert now??

Jude Idris
Admin
2 months ago
Reply to  Tuma

Try it out

Olamide
Olamide
15 days ago
Reply to  Jude Idris

I went to jamb office for conversion but when otp was sent to me I was asked to go without asking to upload all the neccessary documents and asking for the school i wanted to change to.

Jude Idris
Admin
15 days ago
Reply to  Olamide

I will assume that you registered JAMB UTME online. As such, JAMB will automatically fetch your UTME details and use them.

Wemimo
Wemimo
3 months ago

Can I change my 2021utme to De now

Abdullahi Garba
Abdullahi Garba
3 months ago

But now I wrote my utme exam may I able to upgrade to DE

Jude Idris
Admin
3 months ago

Yes

Agaba Joy
Agaba Joy
4 months ago

Sir please i want to change my UTME to direct entry.. Is it before exams or after exams. Thanks

Omotosho
4 months ago

Please can I still upgrade my 2021 jamb to direct entry by 28/03/2022

Yua Oryina
Yua Oryina
5 months ago

My A level result the admission was not given through jamb, is the school that gave me the admission

Kerim isah
Kerim isah
5 months ago
Reply to  Yua Oryina

Is the admission valid??

Chidube peculiar
Chidube peculiar
6 months ago

I will need to do this
But is it until we have written an A level exam that I can enter 200l

20
0
Would love your thoughts, please drop comment.x
()
x