FUTMINNA Post-UTME/Direct Entry Screening Form - The Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA), an esteemed technological institution in Nigeria, is pleased to announce the commencement of the application process for the institution's Post UTME/Direct Entry (DE) screening exercise for the upcoming academic year. This article will provide all the essential details prospective students require to navigate this process successfully.
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FUTMINNA Post UTME/DE Screening: Key Details
The FUTMINNA Pre-Admission Screening Exercise (UPASE), commonly known as the FUTMINNA Post UTME/DE Screening, will be conducted from Monday, 17th July 2023, until midnight on Sunday, 27th August 2023.
A Glance at FUTMINNA's Range of Courses
FUTMINNA offers a wide array of courses across several Schools, which include:
School of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology (SAAT)
- Food Science and Technology
- Water Resources, Aquaculture & Fisheries Technology
School of Electrical and Engineering Technology (SEET)
- Computer Engineering
- Electrical/Electronic Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Telecommunication Engineering
School of Infrastructure, Process Engineering & Technology (SIPET)
- Agric. and Bioresources Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Material and Metallurgical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Petroleum and Gas Engineering
School of Environmental Technology (SET)
- Estate Management & Valuation
- Quantity Surveying
- Surveying and Geoinformatics
- Urban and Regional Planning
School of Information and Communication Technology (SICT)
- Computer Science
- Cyber Security Science
- Information Technology
- Information Science and Media Studies
School of Innovative Technology (SIT)
- Logistics and Transport Management
- Project Management Technology
School of Life Sciences (SLS)
- Animal Biology
- Plant Biology
School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
- Applied Geophysics
School of Science Technology Education (SSTE)
- Educational Technology
- Industrial and Technology Education
- Library and Information Science
- Science Education
Eligibility Criteria for FUTMINNA Post UTME & DE Screening
To be eligible for the screening exercise, candidates must have selected FUTMINNA as their first choice in both UTME and DE categories. Additionally, candidates are expected to have achieved a minimum score of 150 in the 2023 UTME. However, some courses may have higher cut-off marks, which can be found by visiting the FUTMINNA 2023/2024 ADMISSION CUT-OFF page.
It is crucial for candidates to meet the UTME subject combination requirements specified in the JAMB Brochure. Moreover, all applicants must possess a minimum of five 'O' Level credits, including Mathematics and English Language.
Furthermore, DE candidates are required to have obtained a minimum of Lower Credit at the National Diploma and/or Higher National Diploma levels, or Merit at the NCE level. Candidates who do not meet these requirements have the option to switch to a different course that aligns with their qualifications, subject to a processing fee of N2,000.
How to Apply for FUTMINNA Post UTME/Direct Entry Screening
To initiate the application process, candidates must pay a non-refundable fee of N2,000 via the REMITA platform. The application can be submitted through the FUTMINNA application portal.
- Click on "2023/2024 UPASE."
- On the subsequent page, select 'UPASE- DE/UTME Login.'
- Enter your JAMB registration number.
- Provide one of your names.
- Click on 'Login.'
- Upload your O' level result(s).
- DE candidates should also upload their Higher level result(s).
- If your UTME / O’ level subject combinations do not meet the minimum requirements for the course registered with JAMB, select an alternative course from the list of Departments.
- Click on 'Proceed to payment gateway.'
- Confirm your entries.
- Click on the 'payment link' button to proceed to the payment gateway.
- Payment can be made using Debit Card (MasterCard – preferred), Verve (enabled for online payment), or at a Bank branch (by generating RRR from the application portal).
- Enter your ATM Debit card details (Card number, expiry date, CVV 2, i.e., the 3 digits behind your card, and pin number).
- If the payment is successful, the screen will display all the data you entered previously.
- Click on the 'Print' button to obtain a physical copy of the document.
Note: It is essential to regularly check the University website for any additional information.
Cautionary Notes for Candidates
Candidates are strongly advised to ensure that the 'O' Level results uploaded on the University website match the results uploaded on the JAMB website. Any discrepancies or false declarations may lead to disqualification at any stage of the admission process.
For further information, candidates are encouraged to frequently visit the University's website. In case of queries or concerns, please reach out to [email protected] or contact them via telephone at 08028949142 or 09023418632.
By actively engaging in the application process and demonstrating diligence, aspiring students can seize the opportunity to gain admission into one of Nigeria's premier technological institutions. Best of luck to all prospective FUTMINNA students for the 2023/2024 academic session!