How to Migrate to MTN Pulse

MTN Pulse is a popular tariff plan offered by MTN, a leading telecommunications company in various countries. Known for its exciting benefits and customized offerings, MTN Pulse caters to the needs of young, tech-savvy individuals who are looking for affordable data and call rates, as well as exclusive content.

How to Migrate to MTN Pulse
How to Migrate to MTN Pulse

If you’re considering migrating to MTN Pulse, this comprehensive guide will walk you through the process step by step.

What is MTN Pulse

Before migrating to MTN Pulse, it’s essential to have a clear understanding of the benefits it offers. The MTN Pulse tariff plan is a prepaid tariff plan that offers a FLAT rate of 12k/sec for calls. ACROSS ALL LOCAL NETWORKS IN NIGERIA, after the first 90 seconds, calls are charged at a rate of 27k/sec. “You Talk More, Laugh More, and Love More” with MTN Pulse.

MTN Pulse typically includes:

  • Discounted Call Rates: MTN Pulse offers reduced call rates to other MTN Pulse users.
  • Data Bundles: You can access affordable data bundles suitable for browsing, social media, and more.
  • Special social media Offers: MTN Pulse often provides exclusive offers for social media usage, allowing you to stay connected at a lower cost.
  • Entertainment Content: Subscribers may have access to exclusive entertainment content, such as music and videos.

MTN Pulse Eligibility

Every MTN subscriber can connect to MTN pulse.

MTN Pulse Benefits

The benefits of MTN pulse Include:

With pulse, you will pay a flat rate of 12 kobo per second for calls to any local network after your first 90-second call of the day, which costs 27 kobo per second.

Explore these special data bundles:

  • 750 MB data for 3 days with up to 1 hour of free usage for Instagram, Youtube, and TikTok at just ₦300.
  • 1.5 GB data for a week with up to 1 hour of free usage for Instagram, Youtube, and TikTok at only ₦500.
  • Pulse Nightlife Bundles, offering 250 MB for N25 or 500 MB for N50, with a maximum of 2 GB.

Dedicated bundles for Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube:

  • 350 MB for Instagram, TikTok, and Youtube at only ₦100.
  • 1 GB for Instagram, TikTok, and Youtube priced at ₦200.

You will be given Pulse Points every time you make voice calls or activate selected data bundles. You can exchange these points for:

  • Data bundles.
  • Nightlife bundles.
  • Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube bundles.

Furthermore, you can use your Pulse Points to access various valuable products and services provided by MTN.

How to Migrate to MTN Pulse

You have several options to migrate to MTN Pulse. These options include:

Text Message: Send a text with the number “406” to “312”.

USSD Codes: Dial either 406*1# or *123*2*2# on your phone.

Using myMTN App

To migrate to MTN Pulse with the MTN app, follow the steps below:

  • Open the myMTN NG App.
  • From the Home Page, click on ‘Airtime balance’ or ‘Data balance’.
  • Find and click on your current plan at the top of the page.
  • Select ‘Change Plan’.
  • Choose ‘MTN Pulse’.
  • After that, Confirm your migration.

myMTN Web

To migrate to MTN pulse through the MTN web, follow the steps below:

  • Visit
  • When you get to the home page, enter your phone number.
  • Enter the OTP (One-Time Password) and click ‘Proceed’.
  • On the top right corner of the home page, click on your name.
  • Select ‘My Plan’.
  • Choose ‘Other Plans’.
  • Select ‘MTN Pulse’.

Remember, you can also migrate to MTN Pulse when you purchase Pulse Special Bundles, Pulse Nightlife Bundles, or Special Instagram/TikTok/Youtube Bundles.

Please note that these options are available to help you conveniently switch to the MTN Pulse plan.

How Much Will I Be Charged for Migrating to MTN Pulse?

It is completely free to migrate to Pulse. However, if you make another migration within 30 days, you will be charged 102.

NB: When you purchase the Pulse Special Bundles, Pulse Nightlife Bundles, or Special Instagram/TikTok/Youtube Bundles from other tariff plans, you will NOT be charged for migrating to the Pulse tariff plan.

How to Enjoy Discounted Calls on MTN Pulse

To take advantage of reduced rates for calls made to MTN numbers and other local networks, follow these steps:

Migration Process

Send a text with the number “406” to “312”.

Alternatively, dial *406*1# to migrate to the MTN Pulse tariff plan.

Accumulating Call Minutes

Upon successfully migrating to MTN Pulse, your call minutes will start accumulating.

Initial Call Rate

Initially, your calls to all national numbers, including MTN and other local networks, will be charged at 27 kobo per second.

Accumulated Spend

As you make calls, your accumulated spend will continue to rise.

Discounted Call Rate Activation

Once your accumulated spend on national calls reaches ₦24.30, the call rate for all national numbers will be reduced to 12 kobo per second.

Enjoying the Discounted Rate

You will continue to enjoy the discounted rate of 12 kobo per second for the rest of the day until 11:59 p.m.

Daily Reset

The next day, the same process repeats. Your calls will be tallied up to ₦24.30, after which the discounted rate of 12 kobo per second will be applied.

Qualifying for Discount

If you spend up to ₦24.30 on national calls in a day, the new reduced rate will be effective from the point you qualify.

Migrating Out and Back

If you migrate out of the MTN Pulse tariff plan to another prepaid plan without reaching the daily spend threshold, your accumulated spend will reset.

Migration Back to MTN Pulse

If you migrate back to MTN Pulse, the system will resume accumulating your spending from scratch.

By following these steps and understanding the process, you can make the most of the discounted call rates offered by the MTN Pulse tariff plan.

How to opt out of MTN pulse

If you decide you no longer want to be a subscriber to MTN Pulse, you can easily opt-out by dialing the code of the tariff plan to which you want to migrate.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I Be Charged the Daily Fee on The MTN Pulse Plan?

On the MTN Pulse plan, you will NOT be charged a daily fee.

What Happens to My Call Rate If I Decide to Migrate to Another Prepaid Plan After Making the First 90 Second Call?

If you decide to migrate to another prepaid plan after making the first 90-second call, your calls will be charged based on the call rate of the new Tariff plan.

Will I Enjoy the Discount on Both National Voice Calls and International Calls?

No, the discount will only apply to MTN-to-MTN and MTN-to-Other network calls.

When Will I Be Able to Use the N1000 SIM Activation Bonus on My New Number?

When you perform a chargeable activity from your main account, you will be able to use the N1000 SIM Activation bonus on your new number (Calls, SMS, data activities SMS, bundle activation, etc.)



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