This is to inform all UTME and Direct Entry (DE) candidates who have applied for admission into the Federal University of Technology, Minna for the 2017/2018 academic session arae hreby informed that the University has scheduled the University Pre-Admission Screening Exercise (UPASE) to hold at the University Main Campus, Gidan Kwano, Minna, as follows:
|Commencement date for Online Registration:||00.01hrs Thursday, 31st August, 2017.||00.01hrs Monday, 9th October, 2017.|
|Close of Online Registration:||12.00hrs midnight on Friday 13thSeptember, 2017.||12.00hrs midnight on Sunday, 22nd October, 2017.|
|Dates of Screening exercise:||Monday 18th – Friday 22ndSeptember, 2017.||Tuesday, 24th to Thursday, 26th October, 2017.|
Candidates are hereby notified that the screening exercise shall be conducted using the Computer-Based Test (CBT) platform.
(i) Only UTME and DE candidates who selected FUT Minna are eligible for the screening exercise.
(ii) UTME Candidates MUST have scored NOT LESS than the indicated minimum scores for various Schools/Courses/Programmes in the 2017 UTME as shown below:
|SCHOOL||PROGRAMME||RECOMMENDED CUT OFF MARKS|
|SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE & AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY (SAAT)||Agriculture||180|
|Food Science & Technology||180|
|Water Resources, Aquaculture & Fisheries Technology||180|
|SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING & ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (SEET)||Agric. Bioresources Engineering||190|
|Material and Metallurgical Engineering||190|
|SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY (SET)||Architecture||230|
|Estate Management & Valuation||180|
|Surveying & Geoinformatics||180|
|Urban & Regional Planning||180|
|SCHOOL OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (SICT)||Computer Science||200|
|Cyber Security Science||200|
|SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES (SLS)||Biochemistry||190|
|SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES (SPS)||Chemistry||180|
|SCHOOL OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION (SSTE)||Education Technology||180|
|Industrial and Technology Education||180|
(iii) Candidates MUST meet the minimum UTME scores for their chosen courses, have the right UTME subject combinations as prescribed in the JAMB Brochure and the requisite ‘O’ Level subjects at credit level.
(iv) However, candidates who do not meet any of the above requirements will be allowed to change to any other course whose requirements are met by the candidates. The change of course will attract a processing fee of N1,000 only payable at the screening venue.
(v) All candidates must possess a minimum of five ‘O’ Level credits including Mathematics and English Language at not more than two sittings in subjects relevant to their proposed courses.
(vi) Only ‘O’ Level result print-out(s) downloaded directly from the website(s) of the national examining bodies (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB) or photocopies of the original certificate(s) will be accepted for verification. Candidates that already have their ‘O’ Level results MUST bring the results to the screening venue. Failure to do so will result in disqualification of candidates.
(vii) Candidates awaiting results will be allowed to participate in the UPASE but MUST submit such results not later than Friday 30th September, 2017. For submission of such results, candidates are to go back to their registration page on the University website to update their records or submit hard copies of the results to the Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at the Main Campus, Gidan Kwano.
(viii) Candidates that choose to submit their results online should print the acknowledgement slips after uploading.
For the list of relevant subjects for each course/programme, check the homepage of the University website.
NOTE: Any false declaration could lead to a candidate’s disqualification at any stage of the admission process.
METHOD OF REGISTRATION
Candidates are to visit: https://www.futminna.edu.ng/
Click on “2017/2018 UPASE”
On the page that appears, click on ‘UPASE-UTME Login’
NOTE: The system automatically detects if you have the required UTME subject combination and the minimum score for the programme selected.
NOTE: This automatically debits N2,250.00 only (the N250 is service charge for the Interswitch platform).
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SCREENING EXERCISE
All eligible candidates are required to come on the date indicated on their scheduling slips.
Candidates are to report at the Suleiman Kumo Convocation Square at the University Main Campus, Gidan-Kwano along Minna-Bida road with the following:
All enquiries should be directed to the following: [email protected] or call 09083075187 and 08028949142.