How to Register for JAMB CAPS and successfully Login to the Portal

Know more about JAMB CAPS….. The purpose of the post is to clearly give you our esteemed reader a detail on the below listed questions about the new system that JAMB initiated called the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board Central Admission Processing System (JAMB CAPS). If you have heard about the JAMB CAPS and you do not understand it or you have doubts about it, this article will keep you on the write path about JAMB CAPS. ENSURE YOU READ TO THE END…

Questions you will be asking yourself now

What is JAMB CAPS?

How to register for JAMB CAPS?

How to login to JAMB CAPS?

How can I check my admission status on the JAMB CAPS official  portal?

It is important to know that this is a vital criterion for all who sat for the 2017/2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board examination (2017 JAMB Exams ). This is the new system that JAMB will use to assess all candidates’ qualifications to be eligible and granted admission status in all Nigerian tertiary institutions.

Kindly follow this instruction as it will keep you in line on how to register, login and check your admission status for the academic session on the JAMB CAPS  portal.

READ – How to check your admission status and accept your admission on JAMB CAPS-

What is JAMB CAPS all about?

JAMB CAPS is simply a Central Admission Processing System. This CAPS was launched in 2017 by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, which it’s primary aim is to

  1. Give eligible JAMB candidates a chance of getting their dream admission, Course of Study and also a secure portal to check their status.
  2. To be able to accept or reject an offer of provisional admission on the portal.

Note- If you click on ACCEPT OF OFFER OF ADMISSION, it simply means your admission will be concluded but if you click on REJECT THE OFFER OF ADMISSION, your details would be  on the list for interested institutions (other tertiary institutions) to give you admission.

How to register for JAMB CAPS?

To register for the JAMB CAPS, visit the registration portal at and follow the instructions on the site. Ensure you put in all necessary requirements and complete the registration form.

How to Login Jamb Caps portal?

  • You can have access to login with your USERNAME and PASSWORD that you created during the registration process above.
  • Go to
  • Put in your username and password.
  • Click on login to proceed.


How can I check my admission status on the JAMB CAPS portal?

Login to your JAMB portal and click on CAPS to check your admission status


  • To check your admission status, follow the below listed steps
  • Go to Jamb Admission Status Checking Portal
  • Login with your Jamb Profile email and Password
  • Click on check admission status
  • Select year of examination and enter your Registration number.
  • View your status. The picture below will give you a guide
Guide to accept your admission on JAMB CAPS

JAMB CAPS program will aid only qualified students to gain admission into tertiary institutions  of their choice and put to stop the time of giving unqualified students admission while the qualified, goes home.

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    • No you don’t need to register again for the JAMB CAPS, all you need to do is login to your JAMB profile and click on JAMB CAPS at the left hand side of the browser. Then click on the ADMISSION STATUS.

  2. what should i use as my username and password on my caps status……????i.e,if i do not want to visit through JAMB

    • The email address and password you used during the purchase of your JAMB form…

      Login to your JAMB profile, at the left top of your PC, click on CAPS, click on check admission status.

      If you have tried it, leave a comment

  3. hello, pls when i logged into my jamb profile i could not access caps despite following the steps. i was told to click on the four bar on the top right corner , then click admission and i will see caps .but there is nothing like that .pls help.

    • You are missing a step if your login your JAMB profile (Please use a laptop or computer), by the left hand side of the screen, your will see CAPS. We have updated this post with a picture that will guide you on how to go about it. Once you have tried it, send us a feedback. Thanks

    • There is a picture in this post that shows steps on how to check your admission status and accept or reject it, kindly use it. Send us feedback on the outcome of what comes out after trying it. You can also send us an email.

  4. please i tried logging onto the link u pasted in order to register but it keeps saying “remote server unavailable” what could be the cause

    • Your email address. But we advise you go through your JAMB profile used to purchase your JAMB PIN during your 2017 JAMB UTME registration

  5. Please I can’t remember and password the email I used for my d.e caps 2017 and the admission list for my school is out…please what can I do cause if I don’t accept it in 76hours it will be forfeited!!!!

  6. jamb have not yet upload my choice institution on the jamb caps which is FEDPOLYADO , I don’t know y

  7. Please I’ve been trying to login to jamb caps with the email I used when I purchased my jamb form but it keeps showing invalid email and password.what can I do?

  8. please whenever i login it is telling me invalid email or password try again but am using the right one please help

    • Hold on, you list has not been released or has not been sent to JAMB for admission… Keep checking your JAMB caps

  9. plz have been trying 2 log in to the jamb portal but it keep on telling invalid email or password try again, what can i do plzz?

  10. Hi, anytime I try logging in to jamb caps, it always write invalid credentials.
    And also jamb caps is not showing on my jamb portal.

  11. My jamb caps is writing invalid credentials and it is not showing up on my jamb profile. How else am I to access it

  12. YES………….. after you have been offered admission, jamb will mandate you to change the course to the one you where offered admission into

    • When you login, type caps in the search box and click on admission, then click on 2018 caps it will take you to jamb caps portal

  13. Anytime I try to login to my jamb CAPS, it says “you are not eligible to use this service”. What’s the problem?

  14. I’ve been logging in to my portal recently, but tonight, it happened that the process juts change. It was asking me to put another email at the bottom. I did as requested. But I can’t log in. Please do help me out.

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