Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) post UTME and Direct Entry form for 2020/2021 academic session is out and applications are now being received for admission into FUTO undergraduate degree programmes for the 2020/2021 academic session.
Federal University of Technology, Owerri also known as FUTO was founded in 1980. FUTO till date receives one of the highest request for admission from both UTME and Direct Entry applicants seeking admission into FUTO’s undergraduate degree programmes from its region every academic session. The just concluded JAMB registration has proven that more than 30% of the total JAMB applicants from the South-east geo-political zone select the Federal University of Technology, Owerri as their preferred choice of university yearly. This number can also be confirmed from the sale of FUTO post UTME/DE screening form every academic session.
In this post, we will be discussing everything about FUTO post UTME and Direct Entry screening application form for 2020/2021 academic session, how to apply for FUTO post UTME form online via FUTO’s portal, the cost of FUTO’s post UTME form and the closing date for submission of all completed FUTO post UTME and DE forms for 2020/2021 academic session.
We will break down the procedures of applying for FUTO post UTME form in a chronological order for ease of understanding most especially for first time applicants. However, applicants that have previously registered and participated in the previous post UTME screening exercise but did not make it through can equally gain from this information being posted here.
FUTO post UTME screening form for this academic session is not different from the previous sessions except some slight changes which in most cases do not even surface. Before going into details as regards FUTO post UTME screening application form for 2020/2021 academic session, we shall be looking at the most frequently asked questions about FUTO post UTME screening application forms by past and present applicants. Listing and answering these FAQs would greatly assist applicants who must have had similar questions about FUTO post UTME screening application forms in mind before now.
Below are the list of FAQ on FUTO’s post UTME forms;
Is FUTO admission screening form out?
How much is FUTO post UTME form?
When will FUTO’s Direct Entry and post UTME forms be out?
Please when is the post UME for FUTO starting?
Please i want to know if the registration is on progress?
Please when is FUTO post UTME screening date?
When will FUTO post utme exams commence?
How do I upload my WAEC result to FUTO portal for my post UTME?
Please what is an acknowledgment slip?
When will FUTO direct entry form be out
What and what are we to bring to the post UTME screening test venue
Will there be any make up post UTME test for candidates that miss the post UTME screening test?
|FAQs on FUTO Post UTME Screening Application Form||Answers To FAQs on FUTO Post UTME forms|
|Is FUTO admission screening form out?||FUTO post UTME form for this academic session is out.|
|When will FUTO direct entry and post UTME forms be out?||The management of FUTO usually releases the sale of FUTO post UTME and Direct Entry forms together. It forms are usually released on sale towards the end of 2nd semester of every academic session.|
|Please when is the post UME for FUTO starting?||The date for FUTO’s post UTME screening exercise is usually communicated via their online publication as shown below in this post.|
|Please i want to know if the registration is on progress?||Currently the post UTME registration has begun. Registration Application commences on Tuesday, August 04, 2020 and closes on Tuesday, September 01, 2020.|
|Please when is FUTO post UTME screening date?||The date for FUTO’s post UTME screening exercise shall be updated as soon as the management fixes a new date for this session|
|When will FUTO post utme exams commence?||The same answer for Question 6 applies to this.|
|How do I upload my WAEC result to FUTO portal for my post UTME||The process of uploading your O’level result on FUTO portal has been explained below under the sub topic: How To Apply for FUTO Post UTME screening application form online.|
|Please what is an Acknowledgment Slip or Registration Slip?||It is a document that must be carried along to the post UTME screening test venue to confirm you successfully applied for FUTO’s post UTME application form.|
|When will FUTO direct entry form be out||This is at the discretion of the management of FUTO. Ideally, the FUTO DE forms are released on same date with the post UTME forms.|
|What and what are we to bring to the post UTME screening test venue?||You are to carry along to the centre your Acknowledgement slip and Screening Invitation Slip that contains the screening schedule.|
|Will there be any make up post UTME test for candidates that miss the post UTME screening test?||No there shall be NO MAKE UP test for any candidate that misses his or her chances of participating in FUTO’s post UTME screening test.|
The above are the most frequently asked questions on FUTO post UTME screening application forms and the best possible answers. Go through them carefully and you can never be wrong with those answers.
Now in details, FUTO’s post UTME form comes out every academic session and many of you just rush without waiting to confirm if you are eligible to apply or buy the form which is the reason most get stuck in the middle of the registration process.
Before applying for FUTO’s post UTME screening form you must meet the following requirements and eligibility criteria as listed below;
- Correct O’level Requirements
- FUTO’s Age Requirement
- FUTO’s Cut Off Mark
- Courses Offered in FUTO
Upon release of FUTO post UTME screening application forms, many applicants just jump at it without confirming if FUTO accepts AR (Awaiting Results). Let it be clear to you now, FUTO DOES NOT accept awaiting result. You must have the complete O’level result of 5 credit passes which ideally must include mathematics and English language plus any other 3 relevant subjects as it relates to your course of study. Check HERE for list of JAMB approved courses and their correct subject combination.
FUTO Age Requirement
Yes there is an age limit for admission into the Federal University of Technology, Owerri. Ideally you are supposed to be up to 18 years and above to before you can be admitted into any higher institution in Nigeria but times have changed. If you are 16 years and above, you can gain admission into FUTO. However some departments would require you are up to 17 years of age at least. In FUTO if you are 16 years and above can purchase their post UTME forms and participate in the screening exercise.
FUTO Cut Off Mark
If you do not meet up FUTO’s minimum JAMB cut off mark please DO NOT bother purchasing their post UTME form because your application will not be accepted and your money is as good as being wasted because FUTO do not refund screening application forms fee. You must score at least 180 and above to be eligible to apply for FUTO post UTME form. If you do not meet this score please do not bother asking if anything can be done because we receive questions from candidates who scored below 180, for example 179, 170, 160, 150 so longs as it is below 180 and as asking if they can purchase and register for FUTO post UTME screening form online, the answer is NO you cannot apply because you did not meet the minimum required JAMB cut off mark for FUTO.
Courses Offered In FUTO
You must confirm the courses offered in FUTO before applying for FUTO post UTME and Direct Entry form. This is supposed to be done when you are registering for JAMB and not even during when you want to apply for FUTO’s post UTME or DE form. However if you have already made this mistake you will have to purchase a change of course and institution form and follow the procedure required to change your course and institution and you are good to participate in the post UTME and DE screening test.
Having taken cognizance of the above, it is time to purchase and register for FUTO post UTME and direct entry application screening form for 2020/2021 academic session. We have broken down the step by step procedures required to successfully register for the online application form below. You can as well beging your application process via the links provided as soon as the portal is made available for post UTME and DE eligible candidates.
- FUTO post UTME/DE screening will be in computer based test format.
- Kindly be informed that all eligible candidates are required to pay the sum of Two thousand Naira (N2,000) only for Federal University of Technology, Owerri post UTME form.
- Please note that only suitably qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post UTME form. Kindly see below for FUTO post UTME eligibility requirements.
- FUTO post UTME registration will be open by Tuesday, August 04, 2020 and closes on Tuesday, September 01, 2020. All candidates are to take note of this date.
- FUTO post UTME screening test for 2020/2021 Academic Session will take place in the designated centres within the university’s campus. Your slip would carry all necessary information as regards that, please note.
- Calculators will not be allowed into the exam hall during the post UTME screening test.
FUTO Post-UTME/DE Eligibility Requirements
a) JAMB Cut Off Mark: Candidates must score at least 18 and above in the 2020 UTME and must have selected Federal University of Technology, Owerri as their first choice of Institution in their 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination registration exercise.
b) Candidates who did not choose Federal University of Technology, Owerri as their first choice institution, but wish to study in the institution are ELIGIBLE to apply for FUTO Post UTME on the grounds that such candidate(s) must have successfully completed a change of Institution and course to Federal University of Technology, Owerri on the JAMB Portal before the closing date.
c) Candidates with AWAITING RESULTS despite choosing FUTO as their 1st choice of institution during the 2020 UTME registration or changed their institution and course to Federal University of Technology, Owerri are also NOT ELIGIBLE to apply for FUTO post UTME form online.
d) FUTO O’Level Requirements: Candidate must have obtained at least five (5) credit passes at GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, or their equivalent. The subjects must include English Language, and Mathematics (for courses for which a credit in mathematics is required) as well as three other relevant subjects (four if excluding mathematics); at not more than two sittings.
e) FUTO DE Requirement: Candidates must be holders of OND/HND/First Degree and A’ Level in relevant discipline and subjects.
How To Apply For FUTO Post UTME/DE Screening Form
Please note that before starting your application, you need to have an active email address. This is needed for receiving information from FUTO as regards the progress of your application form.
To apply for FUTO post UTME form online, candidates must adhere strictly to the following guidelines:
STEP 1: Visit the University website: www.futo.edu.ng
STEP 2: Click on “Prospective students”
STEP 3: Click on the link; “2020/2021 POST-UTME/Direct Entry Application”.
STEP 4: Enter your JAMB Registration Number to generate Payment Invoice containing the Remita Retrieval Reference Number (RRR).
STEP 5: Proceed to any Bank with the payment invoice OR simply pay with your ATM Card.
STEP 6: Return to the Application page and enter your JAMB Registration number again.
STEP 7: Proceed with the completion of the form.
STEP 8: Correctly enter your O’Level results (where available).
STEP 9: Confirm your entries.
STEP 10: Submit your application.
STEP 11: Print out your acknowledgement slip.
STEP 12: Await further communication from the University
PRINTING OF ACKNOWLEDGEMENT SLIP
Kindly be reminded that you need to come along with your acknowledgement slip to the screening venue. This is a very important document that must be carried along when going for your screening test at FUTO. Any candidate that fails to carry this document automatically won’t be allowed into the exam hall.
Closing Date of FUTO Post UTME/DE Screening Form
The closing date for submission of all post UTME and DE forms has been announced by the management. All due and completed Post UTME and DE forms must be submitted on or before 1st September 2020.
- Kindly note that there shall be no extension for submission of application forms after the deadline.
Date of FUTO Post UTME/DE Screening Test
FUTO post UTME test will commence on Monday, July 29, 2020.
FUTO HELP DESK
In addition to the above, candidates that need further clarifications as regards FUTO post UTME form for 2020/2021 academic session and the processes involved, can reach us via our comment section below and we shall respond accordingly.
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