HOW to ACCEPT or REJECT ADMISSION Offer on JAMB CAPS 2021/2022

How to Accept Admission on JAMB CAPS 2021/2022

You don’t have to stress yourself in getting the directions via how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS.

But the surprising thing is that when you read this article carefully, you will be able to know how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS.

In fact, we spent time in breaking down this article to the extent that a lay man will read, understand, and do this at the comfort of his/her house without going to a computer operator.

Accept Admission JAMB CAPS!

accept admission jamb caps

Have you been offered admission into the Universities, Polytechnic, Colleges of Education and Other tertiary institution in Nigeria of your choice for the 2020/2021 academic session? If the answer is yes, then you need to quickly go to JAMB CAPS PORTAL to ACCEPT or REJECT the admission offer in other to enable you take the next step in your admission processing. Remember that this admission accepting and rejecting is meant for both UTME and DIRECT ENTRY candidates.

How to accept admission offer on jamb caps

This is to inform all the aspirants that the management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has activated the Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) where both UTME and DIRECT ENTRY candidates can Accept or Reject their admission offer for the 2020/2021 academic session.

What is JAMB CAPS?

This JAMB CAPS simply means Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Central Admission Processing System (CAPS), and it is a platform created in other to ensure the smooth control and credibility of admission Processing.

Here is a platform where admission seekers frequently visit to check if they have been offered admission and also have the power to accept the admission offer or reject it. Once accepted, you will no longer be available for other school’s admission consideration. On the other hand, if you reject the admission offer, you will become available for other school’s who still have free admission slots.

New JAMB Policy

“All admission would be done online through the Central Admission Processing System (CAPS). All candidates seeking admission into any University, Polytechnic, Collage of Education, or any tertiary institution in Nigeria for the 2020/2021 academic session are strictly advised to visit the JAMB CAPS PORTAL to check their admission status and also indicate the acceptance or the rejection of their admission offer”.

Some institutions do not usually publish the list of candidates admitted on their portal, so candidates are advised to be constantly checking their admission status on the JAMB CAPS PORTAL.

PLEASE NOTE: Once you accept the admission offer, you will no longer be available for other school’s admission consideration. Coming to rejection, if you reject the admission offer, you will become available for other school’s who still have free admission slots. 

Also see: JAMB Re-Printing Procedure

How to Accept or Reject Admission Offer on JAMB CAPS PORTAL

Generally, you can access the internet with two things which are smart phones and computers. So you can accept or reject your admission offer on JAMB CAPS through your smart phone or your computer both ways can work.

Don’t think you can only access the jamb Caps portal only with your smart phone or with your computer. Know that you can use any of these to access the jamb  Caps portal and accept or reject your admission offer.

We gave a detailed explanation on the both devices. You’ll see how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS if you’re using a computer.

Also, we gave a detailed explanation on how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS using a smart phone. So don’t panic if you’re thinking you’ll only access the jamb Caps portal with only a smart phone or a computer. You can access the portal with the two.

Via Computer (PC)

  • Visit the JAMB E-facility portal at https://portal.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.
  • Put in your Email Address and Password in the required columns and then click login.
  • Locate and click on ‘Check Admission Status‘.
  • Select you examination year and put in your JAMB registration number in the required column and then click on ‘Access my CAPS‘ button.

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  • Then select Admission Status on the left panel.
  • Locate and click on the ‘Search button‘ in front of your JAMB Registration Number to load your profile.
  • Now you can accept/reject your admission offer under ‘Admission Profile’.

Note: When you are been offered admission, the Accept Admission and Reject Admission buttons will be active, it will be highlighted in Red. See the screenshot below.

accept or reject admission

If you have NOT been offered admission yet the Accepted Admission and Reject Admission buttons will be inactive. The accept admission or reject admission will be blunt but will be highlighted in Red. See the screenshot below.

not offerd admission on caps

Via Smart Phone (Mobile Device)

  1. Visit the JAMB E-facility portal at https://portal.jamb.gov.ng/efacility/.
  2. Put in your Email Address and Password in the required columns and then login.
  3. Locate and click on ‘Check Admission Status‘.
  4. Select you examination year and put in your JAMB registration number in the required column and then click on ‘Access my CAPS‘ button.
  5. You will be welcomed with a white screen.
  6. Then select the three doted line at the top right-corner of your browser ( i.e. ) and then tick ‘Desktop site‘.
  7. Now select ‘Admission Status‘ on the left panel.
  8. Then locate and click on the ‘Search‘ button in front of your JAMB Registration Number to load your profile.
  9. Now you can accept/reject your admission offer under ‘Admission Profile’.

Here is a video that will guide you properly if you don’t understand what’s written above. If you watch this video, you’ll see a pratical video on how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS. Do watch the video to have a good guide in doing this JAMB CAPS Admission accepting or rejecting.

NOTE: Candidates that have been offered admission on JAMB CAPS PORTAL and have accepted the admission offer, are to print out their admission letter, as they will likely need it during their registration and clearance in the school that they have been admitted.

Are you yet to be admitted?

  1. Closely monitor your admission through JAMB CAPS PORTAL.
  2. If you made use of “awaiting result” during registration, you are to upload your O’Level result on JAMB portal so that your institution of choice will be able to process your admission.

Congratulations to all the admitted candidates!

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7 thoughts on “HOW to ACCEPT or REJECT ADMISSION Offer on JAMB CAPS 2021/2022”

  1. How can I change my institution and course with out opt pls some one should help me
    Or how can I change the number I use in registration pls some one should help me

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