How to Check 2019/2020 Admission Status on Jamb CAPS (Accept or Reject Admission)

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Welcome to a guide on how to check your admission status on JAMB Central Admission Processing System ( Jamb CAPS).

This post will show you how to use your phone or computer and check your admission status on Jamb CAPS.

You will learn here, how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS. It is a known fact that before your institution of choice releases its admission list, the list or admission status first appears on the Jamb portal.

Students are always advised to check their admission status on JAMB CAPS while waiting for their schools of choice to release the admission list.


JAMB CAPS simply means Central Admission Processing System. This was created by the management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to ensure accurate and transparent admission processes.

The Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) is designed to make provision for a ‘market place’ in the JAMB portal that enables institutions to request for students in Nigeria who score their cut off points.

The system is such that institutions can only admit those who meet their cut off points. If a candidate fails to meet the cut off mark, that student would certainly be denied admission irrespective of the candidate’s connection.

Having known what Jamb CAPS is all about, let’s quickly go to the steps to check your admission status on Jamb CAPS.

How to Accept or Reject Admission On Jamb CAPS Using Computer

1. Go to

2. Click Create e-facility account/Log in

check admission status on jamb caps

3. Enter your Email and password

Jamb email and password

4. Click Check Admission Status at the left sidebar

check admission status

5. Click Access My CAPS


6. Click Admission Status and wait for your admission status to load and display.

Jamb CAPS admission status

7. You can accept or reject admission by tapping the Accept Admission or Reject Admission buttons at the bottom.

Accept or reject admission

How to Accept or Reject Admission On Jamb CAPS Using Your Mobile Phone

1. Open your browser ( chrome or firefox)

2. Visit

3. Tap the Menu button of your phone if you are using Firefox (the three horizontal lines at the right hand of the majority of android phones). If you are using chrome, you can click on the three vertical dots at the top right corner of the page.

check jamb admission status on phone

4. Select Request Desktop Site. This will make your phone to open the Jamb portal as a desktop.

select desktop mode

5. Enter your Email and password in spaces provided and click Login

6. Tap the Menu at the top right corner of your screen.

Jamb caps

7. Scroll down to Check Admission Status and tap on it

Check admission status

8. Click Acces My CAPS and allow it to load

Access my CAPS

9. Click Check Admission Status

accept or reject admission

That is how to check admission status and how to accept or reject admission on JAMB CAPS using a phone (android phone)

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