FUGASHUA Admission into UTME Preparatory Program 2023
As the Dean of the Faculty of Education at the Federal University Gashua, it is my pleasure to announce the opening of applications into the 2023 UTME Preparatory Program. This intensive 4-month program is designed to prepare candidates for the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to gain admission into Nigerian universities. Over the years, the program has recorded a high success rate of over 90% in gaining admission for participants into their chosen courses of study.
The UTME Preparatory Program aims to equip candidates with the requisite knowledge and skills to excel in the UTME. Candidates will undergo rigorous training in subject areas, regular practice tests, personal study and learning skills coaching. The curriculum has been designed to align with the UTME syllabus and question patterns to ensure candidates achieve the highest scores possible.
FUGASHUA Admission Into UTME Preparatory Program 2023: Eligibility
As the Coordinator of the UTME Preparatory Program at the Federal University Gashua, it is my responsibility to outline the eligibility criteria for prospective candidates seeking admission into the 2023 program.
To qualify for the UTME Preparatory Program at FUGASHUA, candidates must:
- Possess a minimum of 5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in SSCE/NECO including English Language and Mathematics.
- Have a minimum score of 160 in UTME.
- Must not be above 21 years of age as at the time of application.
- Must have chosen Federal University Gashua as either first or second choice in the UTME registration.
- Must fill out and submit the online application form on the University’s website providing accurate and up-to-date information. Incomplete, false or misleading information may lead to disqualification of the application.
Meeting the minimum requirements alone does not guarantee admission into the program. Preference will be given to candidates with higher scores and subjects related to the proposed course of study.
The UTME Preparatory Program aims to adequately prepare candidates for the UTME examination and gain admission into Federal University Gashua. I encourage all eligible candidates to apply, however, the number of admissions offered will be subject to availability of spaces and resources to effectively run the program.
The future of this nation lies in the education of its youth. We at FUGASHUA are committed to providing opportunities to enable candidates gain admission into the University. I wish all applicants the very best in their applications.
How to Apply for FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program
As the Director of Admissions for the Federal University Gashua Admission Into UTME Preparatory Program, I will outline the application process for the 2023 academic year.
To apply for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program, candidates must:
- Meet the minimum admission requirements. Applicants must have a minimum of 5 credits at not more than 2 sittings in relevant subjects in WASSCE/NECO/NABTEB including English Language and Mathematics.
- Obtain an application form. Forms can be accessed and filled online at admissions.fugashua.edu.ng. Applicants should provide personal information, academic qualifications, and upload supporting documents. The non-refundable application fee of ₦10,000 should be paid online immediately after completing the form.
- Submit relevant documents. Applicants must upload clear copies of their academic credentials, birth certificate/age declaration, and a recent passport photograph. All uploaded documents must be verified in person at the point of admission.
- Choose a center. Applicants are to select their preferred preparatory program center from a list of approved locations across Nigeria. The University will determine final placements based on capacity.
- Await admission decision. Successful applicants will receive an admission letter by email and SMS containing details for registration and resumption. Admitted candidates are to proceed to their designated centers for screening and registration at the stipulated date.
By following these guidelines, applicants stand a good chance of gaining admission into the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program. For any inquiries, please contact the Admissions Office. We wish all applicants the very best in their applications.
FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program Application Fees
To apply for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program for 2023, there are application fees that must be paid. These fees cover the administrative costs involved in processing each application.
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The application fee for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program is N5,000. This fee must be paid for each application submitted, regardless of whether the applicant is a new student or returning student. The application fee can be paid in the following ways:
- Online payment via the FUGASHUA website using a credit/debit card
- Bank draft or certified cheque in favor of FUGASHUA
- Direct bank deposit or transfer into the FUGASHUA admissions account
Once payment has been made, applicants will receive an official receipt for the application fee. This receipt should be uploaded along with the completed application form. Applications submitted without the required application fee will not be processed.
In addition to the application fee, admitted students will be required to pay an acceptance fee of N20,000 to confirm their admission into the program. Students will also be responsible for tuition fees of N150,000 per semester as well as charges for learning materials, identification cards, and other miscellaneous expenses. Information on payment of all additional fees will be provided in students’ admission letters.
The FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program aims to prepare students to gain admission into Nigerian universities. By paying the required application and additional fees, students are making an investment into their educational futures and taking an important first step toward achieving their goals of university admission.
FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program Admission Letter
Once an applicant’s FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program admission application has been reviewed and approved, an admission letter will be issued. The admission letter contains important details about your acceptance and next steps.
Admission Letter Contents
The admission letter will specify:
- Your full name and application number
- The 3-week Preparatory Program you have been admitted into (Science, Arts or Social Science)
- Program start and end dates
- Location of the Preparatory Program at FUGASHUA’s Abuja campus
- Instructions for paying the required acceptance and accommodation fees within 14 days to secure your place in the program
Acceptance and Accommodation Fees
To accept your admission offer, you must pay the specified acceptance and accommodation fees as directed in the admission letter within 2 weeks. The acceptance fee covers your registration and tuition for the 3-week program. The accommodation fee covers shared lodging for the duration of the program.
Approximately 3 to 4 weeks before the start of your Preparatory Program, you will receive pre-arrival information with details about:
- Transportation options for getting to the Abuja campus
- Check-in and orientation details
- Academic resources, schedules and expectations
- Accommodation and meal arrangements
- Packing essential items to bring with you for the program
The pre-arrival information aims to fully prepare you for participating in and getting the most out of FUGASHUA’s intensive UTME Preparatory Program. Please review all provided information carefully and do not hesitate to contact the admissions office with any questions you may have before your arrival.
We look forward to welcoming you to the FUGASHUA campus and Preparatory Program. Best of luck with your UTME exam preparations!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on FUGASHUA Admission Into UTME Preparatory Program
What are the admission requirements for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program?
To be eligible for admission into the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Must have obtained at least 5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE/NECO/NABTEB including English Language and Mathematics.
- Must have chosen University of Abuja as first choice institution in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
- Must have scored at least 180 and above in the UTME.
- Must be at least 16 years of age as at October 31st, 2021.
- Must have good O’Level grades in the relevant UTME subjects.
What is the application deadline for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program?
The deadline for the online application form for admission into the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program is September 30th, 2023. No late applications will be accepted after this date. I highly recommend applying as early as possible to avoid missing the deadline.
What is the application procedure for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program?
The application procedure for the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program is as follows:
- Visit the University of Abuja website at www.uniabuja.edu.ng and click on Admissions.
- Select ‘Undergraduate’ and click on ‘Apply for Admission’.
- Create an account or log in if you already have an account.
- Complete and submit the online application form.
- Make payment for the application fee of N2,000 through any of the payment options provided.
- Upload scanned copies of your credentials including O’Level results and UTME results.
- Print the Preparatory Program Application Summary page and keep for further reference.
- Check the admission list for selection into the Preparatory Program on the University website.
When will the admission list for FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program be released?
The list of candidates offered provisional admission into the FUGASHUA UTME Preparatory Program will be released in October 2023. Successful candidates are to accept their admission within two weeks of release of the admission list after which unclaimed slots will be offered to other candidates. I wish all applicants the very best in the admission process.
In summary, gaining admission into FUGASHUA’s UTME Preparatory Program for 2023 is an opportunity for prospective undergraduate students to strengthen their knowledge and skills in preparation for the UTME examination. By following the application guidelines and instructions carefully, submitting the required documents before the deadline, and preparing well for the screening exercise, applicants stand a good chance of being selected to participate in this intensive training program. For those who gain admission, staying focused and making the most of the training and practice tests will help build confidence and maximize their chances of achieving their goal of gaining admission into their university of choice. The future is bright for dedicated students who take advantage of opportunities like this to work hard and realize their dreams.