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How to Check Your Name on JAMB Matriculation List 2021/2022

This article lay down the steps to take to check your name on the JAMB matriculation list. This article is important for graduates planning to participate in NYSC.

The JAMB matriculation list also validates the admission and confirm the admission status of all students into a tertiary institution in Nigeria. Your admission must be from JAMB otherwise any forgery will only land the student in jail.

What Does the JAMB Matriculation List Mean?

JAMB CAPS enable universities, polytechnics, and college of education to source candidates from the available pool (JAMB matriculation list) using criteria such as JAMB score, State, Local Government and even gender of the candidates. 

The list shows already and genuinely admitted students and their respective institutions. 

JAMB matriculation list is used to authenticate and validate your admission status. In case of any crime committed within the academic system, institutions can use the list to ascertain your studentship and take necessary action. It is also important when the institution in which you have graduated is mobilizing you for the NYSC service.

Below is the importance of the JAMB matriculation list and why it’s important that you verify and ensure that your name is on the list. 

Why JAMB Matriculation List are Important

JAMB Matriculation List Portal is a Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) to automate the Admissions Process into the tertiary institutions.

JAMB CAPS purpose is to streamline. 

  • The Admissions Process.
  • Addresses the challenges associated with the manual approach.
  • Restores the autonomy of the tertiary institutions with respect to admissions.
  • Makes candidates the focus and empowers them with information on available choices of institutions and programmes.
  • Expands admission opportunities.
  • Eliminates multiple admissions.
  • Provides easily retrievable data for decision making.
  • provides retrievable data research on the Education Sector.

JAMB CAPS allow candidates to log in to verify their name on the JAMB matriculation list Portal. It gives power to the various heads of institutions to login into the portal and verify the admission status of its students. It also allows admission officers and desk officers to check the information contained in the Central Admissions Processing System.

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JAMB Matriculation List Portal

When you log in to the portal to check your name on the JAMB matriculation list, the information you will see will look like this:

  • School Name: Obafemi Awolowo University
  • Course of Study: Law
  • Full Name: John Chike Olayinka
  • Admission Status Message: Congratulations, you are on the Matriculation List (if your name is present in the list). And if not, read on!

Requirements for JAMB Institution Matriculation List for NYSC Mobilization

The JAMB matriculation list portal also allows you to check names under your JAMB institution matriculation list. Here are the requirements:

  • Admission letter printed from the JAMB e-Facility website.
  • Original JAMB result slip printed from JAMB e-Facility website.
  • Verify the two documents with your school’s admissions office.

Note: Some students who manipulate JAMB admission letters will not appear on the list. Because, if it is not from JAMB, it’s not original.

How To Check Your Name on JAMB Matriculation List 2022

The 5 steps to check if your name is on the matriculation list portal are as follows: 

Step 1: head over to the JAMB matriculation list portal by following this link:

Step 2: In the drop-down option, select your JAMB examination year.

Step 3: Enter your JAMB registration number into the field provided.

Step 4: Choose “Fetch My Details” from the list of drop-down items

Step 5: Lastly the system will match the details you have provided with the information on the JAMB matriculation list portal. If your name is on the list, Congratulation! You will see it in the format we have shown you earlier.

Check: Approved CBT Centres For JAMB-UTME 2022

What to do if Your Name is not on JAMB Matriculation List for NYSC Mobillization

In some cases, admitted students’ names can be missing from the database, and in such a case, if that applies to you, here is what you need to do:

  1. Log in to your JAMB profile
  2. Check your adission status for the year you plan to enroll.
  3. Print out a copy of your JAMB Admission Letter and Result Slip
  4. Take the two document for verification by your institution’s admissions officer.

Your admission officer can rectify this on the JAMB CAPS portal and your name will be included on the matriculation list.

Read: NYSC Senate List of Approved Universities and Colleges for Mobilization 2021

What to Do If There’s a Change of Your Course on the Matriculation List

If after you log in to your profile portal and what you see is a different course of study entirely different from that the institution has provided for you, then what you need to do is JAMB Regularization, Follow this link to regularize your JAMB admission status and align things together.

Steps to Check Admission Status on JAMB CAPS

Your admission status must show congratulation before you can have your name on the JAMB Matriculation List. Here are steps to checking this:

  1. Go to on your Google Chrome browser (desktop recommended) and enter your registered email address and password to login and access your CAPS dashboard
  2. Click on the ‘Check Admission Status’ link
  3. Click on ‘Access my CAPS’
  4. Click on ‘Admission Status’.

From here, if you have been admitted you will get a response with your Photo Image being displayed and a text Congratulating you on your admission offer, and you can now either reject or accept the admission offer. Otherwise, you will see a “Sorry No Admission has been Given Yet“.

If you have been offered admission, ensure you either accept or reject the admission on time.

How to ACCEPT or REJECT Admission on JAMB CAPS 

  1. Go to the JAMB E-facility portal at
  2. Enter your Email Address and Password and log in;
  3. Click on ‘Check Admission Status‘;
  4. Select examination year;
  5. Provide your JAMB registration number and click on the ‘Access my CAPS‘ button.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I check my institution Matriculation list on JAMB portal?

Here is how to Check Institution Matriculation List On JAMB CAPS 2022

  • Go to
  • Choose your the year you sat for JAMB
  • Enter your JAMB Registration number in the field provided.
  • Cklick “Fetch My Details.”

Why am I not on the Matriculation list?

The reason why you are not on the JAMB matriculation list is that JAMB could not authenticate or verify your admission. It means JAMB is unaware of the acclaimed admission.

How do I obtain a copy of the matriculation list?

What You Must Do To Be Placed On The Matriculation List:

  1. Accept your JAMB CAPS admission and print your JAMB Admission Letter from the e-Facility Platform.
  2. Go to the e-Facility Platform and print your JAMB Result Slip.
  3. Check the two documents with your institution’s admissions officer.

Oladoyin Falana

Oladoyin Falana, a graduate of OAU, is an SEO Specialist, and IT business developer. He is the owner and content editor of, a platform that focuses on providing information on career, recruitment updates, exams, and admission updates, including general (How-to) information.
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