FUTO Postgraduate Admission Form 2020/2021 [UPDATED]

Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) Postgraduate Diploma, Masters and Doctorate Degree Admission Form, Courses, Admission Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

The Postgraduate School, Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for consideration for admission into the under-listed Diploma, Masters and Doctorate Degree programmes for the 2020/2021 session under Regular, Part Time, Centre for Continuing Education (Weekend), Institute of Women/Gender and Development Studies (IWoGDS), Institute of Erosion Studies (IES) and Public Procurement Research Centre (PPRC).

Any interested candidate should pay a non-refundable fee of eleven thousand, three hundred naira (N11,300.00) only at any of the Deposit Money Banks (DMB) through the Remita Gateway on the Postgraduate application platform and then complete the online application at www.futo.edu.ng

 

Available Postgraduate Programmes

 

REQUIREMENTS

We are delighted that you are interested in FUTO’s Postgraduate School. FUTO’s Postgraduate school has evolved tremendously to become one of Africa’s Finest. Equipped with a wide array of resources, FUTO’s Post Graduate School brings together distinguished professionals and talented students who share a common passion for their fields.To learn more about the Graduate School and our requirements please see below.

PGD
Candidates applying for the Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) programme must possess a HND Upper Credit or above and five credits at ‘O’ levels in the relevant science subjects. Applicants with a Third Class Honours degree or a Pass degree may also apply. Also Applicants with professional certificates such as ICAN, ACA, FIST, FIMT, FMILT, FNIST and other relevant qualifications may also qualify for admission.
  • A Bachelors Degree in the relevant discipline from FUTO or any other recognized University
  • A good Bachelors Degree with at least Second Class Honours in other related disciplines.

 

M.Sc, M.Eng, MPH
  • A first degree with at least a second class honours qualification in the related area from FUTO or from any other recognized University.
  • A Bachelors degree from a recognized university plus a PGD in the relevant area.
  • Any other qualification as may be approved by the University Senate.

 

MBA
  • A good honours Degree in the area of Science/Technology, Engineering and Management Technology from FUTO or from any other recognized University.
  • Graduates with first degree from a recognized university and holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) with Postgraduate Diploma may apply for the MBA programme
  • Any other qualification as the University Senate may from time to time recognized/approve.

 

Ph.D
  • A Master's degree with a CGPA of 3.50 on a 5.00 point scale or 2.50 on a 4.00 point scale or its equivalent in the relevant areas from FUTO or any recognized University.
  • Any other qualification as the University Senate may from time to time recognized/approve.

 

Duration of Programmes

  • Ph.D Programmes: A minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of ten (10) semesters for full-time, and minimum of eight (8) semesters and a maximum of fourteen (14) semesters for part-time students.
  • M.Sc, M.Eng, MPH and MBA Programmes: A minimum of three (3) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters for full-time, and minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semesters for part-time students
  • PGD Programmes: A minimum of two (2) semesters and a maximum of four (4) semesters for full-time, and minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters for part-time students.
  • POSTGRADUATE (WEEKEND) Programmes:
    • PGD Programmes: A minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semesters.
    • MBA Programmes: A minimum of eight (8) semesters and a maximum of twelve (12) semesters.
Note: Candidates with Bachelor or Master’s degree in Education (B.Ed and M.Ed) need not apply

Method Of Application

Candidates are advised to apply on-line following the procedure given below:
  • Step 1: Go to the FUTO Website – www.futo.edu.ng
  • Step 2: Click on Prospective Students.
  • Step 3: Select Postgraduate Application
  • Step 4: Click on the link Apply here
  • Step 5: Enter your email address
  • Step 6: Click on Generate Invoice
  • Step 7: Enter your details and click on submit to generate payment invoice
  • Step 8: Print your invoice containing your RRR number (Remita Retrieval Reference) and proceed to the bank for payment or make payment via ATM card.
  • Step 9: Return to Step 4 above
  • Step 10: Enter your email address again to complete PG Application form online. Note: Ensure that the referee’s email address supplied is valid as a referee form link would be sent to your referees for completion online.
  • Step 11: Print out a copy of the Acknowledgement Slip when the form is completed. Also an acknowledgement would be sent to the email address you provided while filling the form. Therefore, make sure you provide a valid email address.

For more enquires send an email to [email protected]

DOCUMENTS TO UPLOAD TO THE PG SCHOOL PORTAL

Candidates should upload the following relevant documents in support of their application online
  1. Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate/Statement of Result
  2. University Degree Certificates/Statement of Result
  3. NYSC Discharge Certificate/Exemption Certificate
  4. “O” Level Result

 

SUBMISSION OF ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPT:

All applicants must forward their transcript to reach the Deputy Registrar/Secretary, Postgraduate School, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria, not later than Monday 22nd March, 2021.

Please note that any application without academic transcript will not be considered for admission.

CLOSING DATE

The website will close on Monday 22nd February, 2021 and all submission of documents as in E above will close same day. All successful candidates will be notified via email/SMS.

For further details of available postgraduate courses and method of application please visit FUTO website (www.futo.edu.ng) and click on PG Admission.

Signed:
J.U. Nnabuihe
Registrar