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How to migrate to MTN mPulse – A tariff plan for educational purposes

Introducing to you is the latest plan in Nigeria called MTN mPulse! The tariff plan was launched today, 23rd of August at Landmark event center, Oniru, Lagos State.

The newly announced plan purely aims at 9-15-year-olds with a stunning data bundle plan. But be very much aware that, it is meant for the educational purposes of teenagers. To keep it based on teens’ education, the data given is a little bit tricky!

Meanwhile, you may have been hearing about 1.2GB for N150 but there is a secret strong string attached to it. And also note that a website has been created specifically for this purpose, where teenagers and tweens can plunge into a world of their own.

Also Read: MTN Pulse Points to Exchange Data

Furthermore, be very much aware that the newly unveiled MTN mpulse plan works in different aspects, there is the mPulse tariff/data plan and mPulse website. But first:

What is MTN mPulse plan?

The MTN mPulse is an awesome plan which will propel young children, especially students to empower them and help them achieve all their aspirations. According to MTN, the new plan is meant for champions of the world.

MTN mPulse for Students

MTN mPulse main targets are teenagers, tweens but mostly students. The new MTN mPulse might be the best plan for you as a student and for parents of the children. Hello students, below are the reasons why you should join mPulse!

On MTN mPulse plan, students will be able to participate fully in learning different courses, MTN self-acclaimed that they have all the learning equipment such as exam questions, courses, lesson material. They confirmed that it has been approved by the Federal Ministry of Education and the Universal Basic Education Commission.

Skill acquisition
It’ll also serve as a platform, where teens and tweens will learn amazing skills as the day goes by. MTN is planning on teaching children with videos in the following categories: programmer, fashion designer, doctor, blogger, engineer, writer, lawyer, data scientist, motivational speaker.

Excitements and Rewards
This is the fun part of the long line, students, teenagers, or tweens will be able to play games. And MTN is bringing different types of mood to the new plan, single-player and multiplayer. This means you can enjoy some leisure time with your friends.

And for the rewards, MTN mpulse might introduce more exciting freebies in the future but for now, teenagers available will receive rewards on their birthday! That means registration is more important.


MTN mPulse for Parent

Continuous data/airtime purchase: Parents can link their child’s numbers (which are on the mPulse tariff plan) to theirs and set automatic weekly or monthly airtime and data transfers to them.

Linking your child’s number, allows you to easily transfer airtime or data to your child. All this can be done on the Parent dashboard after the registration!

Online guarding: However, MTN mPulse is also offering something spectacular for parents of the students. MTN fully understands the tension and effects of the internet but they have built a tracking tool. This will allow you as a parent to control what your child is accessing on the Internet.

Note that, MTN is using Kaspersky Safe Kids, which is an app Parental Control service. Here, you can stop your children or your child from accessing certain websites and apps.

But if they should surpass their limits, by accessing the blocked websites, you as a parent will get notified. Meanwhile, you can also control your child’s device usage time, know who called and who is calling, including SMS.

MTN mPulse Tariff plan

Joining MTN mPulse as a student or teenager allows you to enjoy amazing tariff plans and many more. The freebies you’ll enjoy includes:

– N200 airtime birthday gift (on the day of birth)
– Free WhatsApp for 7 days
– Free data bonus on recharge: With N100, you’ll get 10MB and N200 will get you 20MB. With a 7days validity period of time.

How to subscribe to MTN mPulse Data Plan

There are 2 special data plans, including an additional one, which students on the mPulse tariff can buy to access the mPulse website:

– 350MB weekly plan at N50 and send 350 to 344
– 1.2GB monthly plan at N150 send 351 to 344
– Dial *344# and then, select the data bundle of choice from the menu.
– From the mPulse website, from the drop-down menu of the student dashboard, select the data bundle of your choice from the list of bundles.

MTN mPulse website

According to their website, the mPulse website provides resources for primary, junior, and senior secondary school students to develop their strengths and passions. It features certified preparation materials and past questions for Common Entrance, JSCE, WAEC, JAMB, Post UME, intellectual games, and a wide array of skill development tutorial videos.

The access to MTN mPulse website is totally free also.

Who can join MTN mPulse website?

The website is mainly for primary, junior secondary, and senior secondary school students. Parents too can also join the platform to monitor their children’s activities on the website and the internet.

How to Join / migrate to MTN mPulse Plan

Students can join the mPulse tariff by dialing *344*1# from a new or existing MTN SIM or you can simply text mPulse to 131.

Another method to join this new plan is by downloading MyMTNApp from your phone app store. To do that, go to tariff plan and select mPulse.

How to sign up for MTN mPulse website

Yes, both parents and children can sign up at the same time. All you have to do is to:

– Visit the MTN website in your browser
– Scroll down a bit, where you’ll see Login or Signup
– Choose either the student Icon( I’m a Student) or the Parent Icon (I’m a Parent).
– A pop-up will appear, then click on the “Don’t have account? Create one” and
– Enter the information required for the registration.


N/B: MTN will accept one number for each category. That means you can not use a single number for both categories.

I’m a student, what do I stand to gain if I join the mPulse website?

• Certified preparation materials for Common Entrance, WAEC, NECO, JAMB, and PostUME
• Past Questions and Answers on Common Entrance, WAEC, NECO, JAMB, and PostUME
• Youtube Tutorial videos on a wide variety of topics: Technology, Programming, Leadership, Vocational Skills, Entrepreneurship, Language, etc.
• Exciting single-player and multi-player games
• Trending music and sports videos
• Buy mPulse data plans
• Migrate your MTN line to mPulse tariff plan

How to check MTN mPulse tariff plan balance

MTN has made it simpler to check your balance on the MTN tariff plan. Just dial *556# and it will be displayed on your screen.

This plan is definitely the best for your child and yourself. For more FAQs, click here. This is not the first time, a network provider will bring in a plan for the child and parent.

There is the Airtel SmartTrybe Junior also, and it is aiming at bringing children and parents together and keeping them safe from the internet.

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