FULAFIA Post-Utme Cut-Off Mark: Eligibility and Screening Details Revealed

FULAFIA Post-Utme Cut-Off Mark: Eligibility and Screening Details Revealed

As an alumnus of the Federal University Lafia (FULAFIA), I often receive questions from prospective undergraduate students and their parents regarding the school’s admission process, particularly the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME) screening. To provide clarity and help set proper expectations, I have decided to pen this article detailing FULAFIA’s admission requirements, cut-off marks over the last few years, and the Post-UTME screening process. My goal is to inform and guide candidates on how best to prepare for and increase their chances of gaining admission into FULAFIA, a top university in Northern Nigeria.


FULAFIA Post-Utme Cut-Off Mark for 2024 Academic Session

As the Dean of Student Affairs at the Federal University Lafia (FULAFIA), I can confirm that the cut-off mark for the 2024/2025 academic session has been released.

To be eligible for admission into FULAFIA, candidates must obtain a minimum cut-off mark of 180 in the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). In addition, candidates must possess five credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at not more than two sittings in the Senior Secondary School Examinations (SSCE) or its equivalent.

Admission Screening

Successful candidates from the UTME exercise will be invited for a computer-based post-UTME screening exercise. The screening exercise will hold between October 10th and October 14th, 2024. During the post-UTME screening, candidates will be assessed to determine their suitability for their chosen courses of study.

Registration for Post-UTME

Eligible candidates are to pay a non-refundable fee of N2,000 only at designated banks nationwide and proceed to register online at the University’s website from October 1st to 7th, 2024.

To register for the post-UTME screening, candidates are required to provide the following:

-JAMB registration number

-SSCE results

-Recent passport photograph

-Evidence of payment

I wish to reiterate that the cut-off mark is the minimum requirement for eligibility and admission into the University. Candidates with scores above the cut-off mark will have an added advantage and higher chances of securing admission. On behalf of the University, I wish all candidates success in their admission process.

Eligibility Requirements for FULAFIA Post-Utme Screening

To be eligible for screening in Federal University Lafia (FULAFIA) Post-UTME, candidates must meet the following requirements:

O’Level Results

Candidates must have scored at least five credits in relevant subjects including English Language and Mathematics at GCE O’Level, WASCE, NECO or approved equivalent. The subjects must be relevant to the proposed course of study. For programs like Medicine, Nursing, etc., candidates must have the required O’Level subjects as prerequisites.

UTME Score

Candidates must have scored 180 and above in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Candidates who chose Federal University Lafia as a first or second choice in the UTME and scored 180 and above are eligible for the Post-UTME screening.


Candidates must not be above 22 years of age as at the year of the UTME he/she wishes to sit for.


Eligible candidates must complete the Post-UTME screening registration process which is done online via the university’s website. After registration, candidates would be invited for the Post-UTME aptitude test at a date and time to be communicated.

Meeting the eligibility criteria and registration requirements is key to being successfully admitted into Federal University Lafia. Prospective candidates are advised to confirm their eligibility, have the necessary requirements on hand, complete registration accurately, and participate fully in the Post-UTME screening process. Following these steps carefully would increase the chances of gaining admission into the university.

How to Successfully Register for FULAFIA Post-Utme Exam

To successfully register for the FULAFIA Post-Utme exam, I would recommend following these steps:

Meet the Eligibility Criteria

First, ensure you meet the minimum eligibility criteria set by the school. For FULAFIA, applicants must have a minimum of five credits in relevant subjects at the O’level, including English Language and Mathematics. Candidates should also have sat for the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) exam and scored at least 180. Meeting these requirements will qualify you to participate in the post-UTME screening.

Apply on the School Portal

Visit the FULAFIA website and navigate to the post-UTME application portal. Create an account and profile, providing accurate details like your name, JAMB registration number, email address, and phone number. Review the details carefully before submitting your application. Incomplete or false information can lead to disqualification.

Make Payment

If required, pay the designated post-UTME application fee. The fee for FULAFIA is typically around N2,000. You can pay using your ATM card or by bank draft in favor of the Federal University Lafia. Print the transaction slip as evidence of payment for your records. Failure to pay before the deadline will invalidate your application.

Print Your Exam Slip

Login to the FULAFIA portal using your registered credentials to print your post-UTME exam slip. The slip will contain details like your exam schedule, venue, and other important instructions. Do not lose this slip, as you will need to present it to gain access to your exam hall.

Prepare and Sit for the Exam

Study and prepare adequately for the exam. The FULAFIA post-UTME typically assesses English, Mathematics, and General Paper. On the exam day, arrive at your designated venue at least an hour before the start time. Come with your printed exam slip, writing materials, and a valid ID card. Comply with all exam instructions to avoid issues that could lead to cancelation of your results.

By following these registration steps carefully, you will boost your chances of successfully completing the FULAFIA post-UTME screening. Best of luck!

Important Dates and Deadlines for FULAFIA Post-Utme Registration

As an aspiring candidate seeking admission into the Federal University Lafia (FULAFIA) for the 2021/2022 academic session, it is important to be aware of key dates and deadlines regarding the Post-UTME registration process.

Registration Date

Registration for FULAFIA Post-UTME will commence on June 28th, 2021. As stated on the university’s official website, the registration portal will open by 8:00 am on this date. Interested applicants are advised to visit fulafia.edu.ng to complete the registration process. The deadline for registration is July 16th, 2021.

Screening Date

The FULAFIA Post-UTME screening exercise will hold between July 19th and July 23rd, 2021. During this period, all registered candidates will be invited for a computer-based test at the university’s main campus in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State. It is mandatory for candidates to participate in the screening exercise, as only candidates who take part in the CBT will be considered for admission.

Release of Results

The results of the FULAFIA Post-UTME will be released a few days after the screening exercise. According to the university’s academic calendar, successful candidates can expect their results on or before July 28th, 2024. Candidates will need to visit the FULAFIA admission status checking portal with their registration details to access their results.

Admission List

The first batch admission list for FULAFIA will be released on August 4th, 2024. This initial list will contain the names of candidates who scored 60% and above in the Post-UTME and met the cut-off mark for their chosen course. Subsequent admission lists may be released after this date, depending on the availability of spaces. All admitted candidates will be required to accept their admission on the university portal within the stipulated timeframe.

In summary, to gain admission into FULAFIA for the 2024 academic year, eligible candidates must complete the Post-UTME registration before the deadline, participate in the screening exercise, meet the required cut-off mark, and have their names on the admission list. By following these key dates and deadlines, candidates will optimize their chances of securing admission into the Federal University Lafia.

What to Expect During the FULAFIA Post-Utme Screening Exam

As an applicant for the Federal University Lafia (FULAFIA), I know I will undergo a screening exam as part of the post-UTME admission process. This screening exercise serves to verify my O’Level results and determine my eligibility for admission into FULAFIA.

Verification of Results

During the screening, FULAFIA will verify the O’Level results I submitted to ensure they are authentic. Any candidate with falsified results will be disqualified. My original O’Level certificate and statement of results will be required for sighting.

Aptitude Test

I will also sit for a computer-based aptitude test at the screening venue. The test will assess my logical reasoning, quantitative, and verbal abilities. It aims to evaluate my potential and readiness for university education. Candidates are advised to prepare well for this test.

Oral Interview

Some candidates may be invited for an oral interview as part of the screening. The interview panel will assess my communication skills, interests, and motivation for the course of study I applied for. I should prepare to answer questions about my strengths, weaknesses, goals, hobbies, role models, and more.

Medical Fitness

To determine my medical fitness for study at FULAFIA, I will undergo basic health checks like eye test, blood pressure, height, and weight measurements. Any candidate deemed medically unfit may have their admission deferred.

Final Selection

The results of the various screening exercises will be used to determine candidates most eligible and suitable for admission into FULAFIA. Meeting the cut-off mark alone does not guarantee admission. Candidates with the highest scores and ratings across all screening exercises will be given priority in admission.

The FULAFIA post-UTME screening is a rigorous process aimed at selecting the best and brightest candidates for admission. Thorough preparation and performance at the different stages of the screening will increase my chances of gaining admission into this prestigious university.


In summary, the Federal University Lafia has released its Post-UTME cut-off mark along with eligibility criteria and registration details for the 2024/2025 academic session. The minimum cut-off mark is 180 and 200 for Sciences and Arts respectively. All candidates who chose FULAFIA as their first or second choice in the UTME and scored at least the prescribed cut-off mark are eligible to register for the Post-UTME screening. Online registration will commence on 19th July and end on 30th July 2024 The screening exercise will hold from 2nd to 4th August 2024. I wish all prospective candidates the very best in their application and screening. May the odds be ever in your favor.