NYSC 2018 Batch A: How to Correct your Names and Date of Birth

(Last Updated On: April 26, 2018)


Camps will be opened soon nationwide after Prospective Corps Members (PCM) must have got their Call Up letters,here is the guide on how to apply for correction of names, if you have errors in your data.

You might want to correct your names if the arrangement is faulty, or you’re married and you want your marital names appear on your NYSC certificate

How to apply for correction of names

Step 1:
Login to the official NYSC portal via

Step 2:
Click “Apply for Name Correction”

Step 3:
Enter your first name, last name and your surname

Step 4:
Click “Place Request” and close the window.

How long does it take to effect the change?

The one we applied for took less than 24hours. The staff members behind the scene are doing great job in this regard considering the heep load of complaints submitted every minute.

Kudos to NYSC management.

How to apply for Correction of Course of Study

Step 1:
Login to your dashboard

Step 2:
Click on the link for Correction of Course of Study

Step 3:
Select Course of Study; and Click the submit button or place request.
That’s all.

How to apply for WAEC date of birth correction on NYSC portal

Step 1:
Login to your dashboard and click on the link to Date of Birth

Enter ypur WAEC Verification PIN, select WAEC Type, Year of exam and enter your Examination Number

Step 3:
Click on place request

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Wait for NYSC response.

You can also apply for Correction Of Course of Study right within your NYSC dashboard.

You are required to supply the information in the form to change your date of birth to the one on your WAEC results. The WAEC Verification PIN can be purchased from any firstbank branch across NIgeria.

How to apply for course correction

If there’s mistake in your course study during your application, then you can go ahead to apply for the relevant course you studied in school

Login to your NYSC dashboard

Step 2:
Click course correction

Step 3:
Selection your school, course, and degree.
Click submit button

Important notice:

You can now login to your portal to print your NYSC call up letter.
If you are not in stream 1, you’d see something like this :

“You will be notified when to print your call-up letter because you are not in stream I”

All the best.

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