Registration has started for Direct Entry candidates for admission into the Federal University of Technology, Minna for the 2012/2013 session.
Registration closes 25th August 2012 and screening holds from 29th to 31st August 2012.
Candidates are hereby notified that the screening exercise shall be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) platform.
Only candidates (UTME and Direct Entry) who selected FUT, Minna as their first or second choice most preferred University.
UTME candidates who selected FUT, Minna as their first or second choice most preferred University but missed the previous two screening exercises held in June and July.
Candidates who scored NOT LESS than the indicated minimum for various Schools/Courses/Programmes in the March, 2012 UTME as shown below (This condition applies to UTME candidates only) :
Engineering and Engineering Technology
(Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.) 220
Information and Communication Technology
(Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cyber Security Science, Information and Media Technology, Library Information Technology.) 220
Entrepreneurship and Management Technology
(Entrepreneurship and Business studies, Project Management Technology, Transport Management Technology.) 200
(Building Technology, Estate Management, Surveying and Geo-informatics, Urban and Regional Planning, Quantity Surveying.) 200
Agriculture and Agricultural Technology
(Agricultural Economics and Extension Technology, Animal Production, Crop Production, Food Science and Nutrition,
Horticulture, Soil Science, Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology.) 190
Science and Science Education
(Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography, Physics, Industrial and Technology Education, Mathematics/Statistics, Geology, Mathematics Education, Physics Education, Geography Education, Biology Education, Chemistry Education.) 190
Science and Science Education
(Biochemistry, Microbiology.) 200
UTME candidates whose score is below the minimum for their chosen course are eligible to register for any other course provided they attain the minimum score for that course. Such candidates will however be surcharged a “CHANGE of COURSE” processing fee of N1000 only before the results of the CBT screening exercise are processed.
All UTME candidates must have the prescribed subjects combination in the UTME required for admission into the proposed course/programme as prescribed in the JAMB brochure.
Direct Entry candidates must possess an Ordinary National Diploma or Higher National Diploma (Lower Credit minimum) or National Certificate of Education (Merit minimum) from Federal Government approved Polytechnics/Monotechnics/Colleges of Education. Candidates with GCE ‘A/Level’ or IJMB ‘A/Level’ must possess minimum of two subjects at credit passes or five points respectively.
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 course/programme and obtained not earlier than 2008. Direct Entry Candidates are however not affected by the year O’Level credits were obtained.
Note: UTME candidates who do not possess the required O’Level credits in subjects relevant to their chosen course/programme will be surcharged a processing fee of N1000 for a change to an alternative course at the venue of the screening exercise.
Only O’Level result print-out downloaded directly from the website of the national examining body (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB) or original certificate(s) will be accepted for verification at the screening venue.
Candidates in the “Awaiting Result” category will NOT be allowed to participate in the screening exercise.
For list of relevant subjects for each course/programme please click on “O’level subjects requirement for courses/programmes”
NOTE: Any false declaration could lead to a candidate’s disqualification at any stage of the admission process.
2. Method of Registration
All candidates must either possess a valid e-mail address or create one for the purpose of the online registration for the screening exercise.
Candidates should go to any of the following designated Banks (First Bank, UBA , Union Bank, EcoBank, Keystone Bank, Access Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank, Zenith Bank, Skye Bank ) and pay N1,000.00 only for the CBT screening and another N1,000.00 as University processing fee totalling N2,000.00 (exclusive of N250 Bank charges) into “FUTMINNA POST – UTME ACCOUNT” through e-Tranzact platform.
The Bank will issue a receipt containing a receipt number and Confirmation order number that will be used by the candidate for the on-line registration.
Candidates are hereby directed to visit the homepage of this website for details on the procedure for on-line registration.
3. Requirements for the Screening Exercise
All eligible candidates are required to come on the scheduled date to the Convocation Arena at the University Main Campus at Gidan-kwano along Minna-Bida road with the following:
A clean copy of the downloaded print-out of O’Level results or original certificate(s) from WAEC/NECO/NABTEB. In addition, Direct Entry candidates are to bring along with clean copies of other academic credentials (A/Level, NCE, OND and HND results/certificates).
A clean copy of 2012/2013 – UTME result slip (or evidence of JAMB registration by Direct Entry candidates) affixed with a recent coloured passport photograph and with the title of course/programme of choice boldly written on top.
The printed 2012/2013 Pre-Admission scheduling slip.
A writing material (biro or pencil).
A simple calculator (non-programmable) without cover.
4. General Information
No candidate will be allowed to participate in the screening exercise without complying with the above requirements.
The Main Campus at Gidan Kwano along Minna-Bida road is about 20 kms away from the Bosso Campus of the University, which is inside Minna town. Candidates without personal vehicles may board commercial buses at the rate of N70 at the Bus Park inside the Bosso Campus of the University.
Candidates are not allowed to bring GSM handsets or similar electronic gadgets into the screening hall. Such item(s) will be seized and will not be returned to the owners.
Impersonation is a serious offence and anyone caught impersonating will be handed over to the law enforcement agents.
Any registered candidate who fails to report for the screening exercise on the date specified on the print-out automatically loses his or her chance of being considered for admission.
Candidates are advised to arrive at the convocation arena at the Main Campus, Gidan Kwano on the scheduled date for the screening exercise at least one hour prior to the scheduled time.
Note: Candidates are strongly advised to commence registration immediately as the University portal will be closed for registration at midnight of Saturday 25th August, 2012.
To apply, visit www.futminna.edu.ng
For information on getting accomodation during your post utme, read How to Get Free Accomodation for 2012 post UTME
All enquiries should be directed to the following: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 08104638886 / 08091806509