Josephus Foundation Scholarship Award 2020/2021 [2nd Edition]

First Technical University (Tech-U) Ibadan  - Josephus Foundation Scholarship Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Application Guidelines and Entrance Examination Dates, Time and Venue for 2020/2021 Academic Session [2ND EDITION].

The First Technical University (Tech-U), Ibadan, invites applications for the JOSEPHUS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP from students interested and being considered for admission to the University (Tech-U), in the 2020 admission cycle, irrespective of nationality, state of origin, tribe, sex, religion or social status.

Josephus Foundation Scholarship is a highly competitive scholarship endowed by the Josephus Foundation, courtesy of the University Chancellor, Chief (Dr.) Tunde Afolabi, MFR. It is part of the institution’s support services to exceptionally brilliant but indigent students who otherwise may not be able to afford University tertiary education.

The scholarship is a partial scholarship that covers tuition and accommodation fees only, while the beneficiaries will be responsible for a one-time payment of other municipal and service charges as enumerated in the schedule of fees for undergraduate students which is available on the University website (https://tech-u.edu.ng/documents/SCHOOL-FEES-STRUCTURE).

The Scholarship will be offered on an annual basis to newly admitted (UTME, JUPEB and direct entry) students and could be held, subject to satisfactory performance, for the duration of a beneficiary’s programme of study.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants for the scholarship must satisfy the following criteria 

Applicants for the scholarship must satisfy the following criteria:
1. Have accepted admission or under consideration for admission to any of the degree programmes at the First Technical University (Tech-U), Ibadan in the on-going 2020/2021 admission cycle.
2. JAMB score of at least 200 in the 2020 UTME.
3. Passed at only one sitting ordinary level English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Biology/Agricultural Science/Geography at least at the credit level. In addition, Direct Entry students must have at least Credit at advanced level in any 3 relevant science subjects/National Diploma at Upper Credit.
4. Perform satisfactorily in the University Scholarship Screening Examination; and
5. Maintain a Cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 3.00 to qualify for annual renewal of the scholarship.
6. Upload of ‘O’Level Results on Jamb’s Caps Portal is a Pre-Requisite for Admission Processing


Method of Application

Interested applicants should submit their application at https://tech-u.edu.ng/josephus-foundation-scholarship/ . Short-listed candidates will be invited for a competitive aptitude test. Enquiries should be sent to: [email protected]; [email protected]
Josephus Foundation Scholarship Award 2020/2021 [UPDATED]

Entrance Examination Schedule

The 2nd Edition Screening Examination for all applicants for the Josephus Foundation Partial Scholarship tenable at First Technical University, Ibadan, has been scheduled as follows:
Date: Tuesday 2nd February, 2021.
Time: 12 noon (Screening will start at 10 am)
Venue:ONLINE
  

Screening Guidelines and Requirements

All Applicants should take note:

  • Ensure you have a laptop/Desktop Computer (with webcam and microphone) available for the exam
  • Internet access must be available and uninterrupted for at least three hours during the screening/ examination
  • Install ZOOM application on your laptop or desktop computer (with webcam and microphone) for screening/verification exercise
  • Ensure you ALONE in a SILENT ROOM with enough light/illumination without any interference from any anyone, object or device
  • Launch the ZOOM application and join by 11am prompt for your screening using the ZOOM MEETING ID: 971 4711 9460 and Passcode josephus.  PLEASE NOTE: The ZOOM application must be left on throughout the screening and examination period as attendance will be taken at intervals. Real-time instructions shall be communicated across by the designated invigilator through the zoom meeting session

 

Screening Examination Procedure

  1. Log on to https://tees.tech-u.edu.ng/ on your web browser (Eg. Google chrome, Opera, Internet Explorer, etc.) Examination login details shall be communicated directly to students after verification
  2.  Please make sure you do not login EARLIER than the time ALLOCATED for the Examination i.e , if your time is 12:00 noon, login at exactly 12:00 noon and not before. Failure to log in 10 mins after the start of examination means automatic disqualification. 
  3. Click on login upon typing correct login credentials as provided by your examination supervisor
  4. Confirm the details on the Biodata information form by clicking on the checkbox. Click on Continue to start the examination 
  5. If you have a slow network, kindly wait for your question to be displayed. Your time will only start to count upon the display of the first question
  6.  Click on next to move to another question or back for previous questions.
  7. Review all questions across all sections before you submit. Click on Review to check the questions answered and the unanswered questions. You can click on any of the numbers to review the answer or questions
  8. Confirm answering all questions in your subject combination 9. Click Submit Button to end the Examination.
If you have any issue/problem kindly contact 08T19096760 (WhatsApp) or Email: ictunitetech-u.edu.ng. Candidates are strongly advised to adhere strictly to the above-stated guidelines to ensure a hitch-free exercise.
 
Meanwhile, the Josephus Scholarship is still opened till 31st January, 2021.

Professor Sola Ajayi
Deputy Vice Chancellor