How to Apply for PLASU Post UTME Form
As an aspiring undergraduate seeking admission into the prestigious Plateau State University, registering for and successfully completing the Post UTME screening exercise is absolutely essential. The process of applying for the PLASU Post UTME form may seem complicated, especially for candidates who do not have experience with the admission procedures of Nigerian universities. However, with adequate preparation and by following the steps outlined in this article, any candidate can successfully apply for the PLASU Post UTME form.
In my experience mentoring students seeking admission into PLASU and other top higher education institutions in Nigeria, a lack of knowledge about application procedures and deadlines is a major reason why many candidates fail to gain admission. I have written this article to provide a step-by-step guide for applying to PLASU, with the goal of helping candidates avoid common mistakes and maximize their chances of success. By following these guidelines carefully, you will be on your way to becoming a student at one of the most prestigious universities in Northern Nigeria. Best of luck!
Overview of PLASU Post UTME Application
To apply for the PLASU Post UTME form, there are a few key steps to follow:
Gather the Required Documents
To start the application process, you will need to provide copies of several important documents. These include:
- Your WAEC, NECO or NABTEB results for the last 5 years
- Your JAMB result for the current year
- A copy of your birth certificate or affidavit of age declaration
- Evidence of payment of the non-refundable application fee (currently ₦2,000)
Complete the Online Application Form
Once you have the necessary documents in hand, you can complete PLASU’s online post UTME application form. This can be accessed on PLASU’s website at www.plasu.edu.ng. You will need to provide information like your personal details, course preferences, and upload copies of the required documents. Be sure to double check that all details entered are correct before submitting the form.
Book Your Screening Test Date
If your application is successful, you will receive notification to schedule a date for your post UTME screening test. The screening tests comprise of a written examination as well as an oral interview. You must attend the screening test at the scheduled date and time at the PLASU campus with your original documents and screening fee (currently ₦5,000) or you will forfeit your chance.
By following these key steps carefully and meeting all stated requirements and deadlines, you will maximize your chances of gaining admission into PLASU. Best of luck!
Eligibility Requirements for PLASU Post UTME
To be eligible to apply for the PLASU Post UTME screening exercise, candidates must meet the following requirements:
Candidates must be at least 16 years of age as at the time of applying for the Post UTME.
Candidates must have at least 5 credits including English Language and Mathematics at not more than 2 sittings in WAEC/NECO. The 5 credits must be relevant to the chosen course of study.
Candidates must have scored at least 180 in JAMB to qualify to apply for the PLASU Post UTME. Candidates who chose PLASU as their first choice in JAMB and scored at least 180 are given priority.
For most courses, candidates are required to have at least credit passes in 5 subjects including English Language, Mathematics and other relevant subjects at not more than 2 sittings. Check the O’Level subject combination for your intended course of study.
Upload of Results
Candidates are required to upload their O’Level result slips and JAMB result slips during registration to enable verification. The uploaded results must correspond with the details filled in the application form. Discrepancies may lead to disqualification.
An application fee of N2,000 is required. Candidates should obtain a draft from any commercial bank in Nigeria in favor of PLASU. The draft should be uploaded during registration.
Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission into PLASU. Admission is competitive and based on the available slots for courses. I wish all candidates the very best in their applications.
How to Obtain the PLASU Post UTME Form
To obtain the PLASU Post UTME form, there are a few steps I would recommend following:
Visit the PLASU Website
The first step is to visit the official PLASU website at plasu.edu.ng. On the homepage, locate and click the “Admissions” or “Post UTME” link to access the post UTME portal. Review the admission requirements and procedures outlined on the portal to ensure you meet the criteria before proceeding to purchase the form.
Register an Account
Next, you will need to register an account on the PLASU post UTME portal by providing details like your name, email address, phone number, and creating a password. Your login credentials will be used to access your account and complete the remaining steps. Be sure to record your login information for future access.
Complete and Submit the Form
After registering and logging in, you can then proceed to complete the PLASU post UTME form. Carefully fill in all required details like your O’level results, UTME results, personal information, and program of study. Double check that all information entered is accurate before submitting the form. Incomplete or incorrect information may lead to disqualification of your application.
Print Your Exam Slip
Once you have successfully submitted your post UTME form, you will receive an automated message containing your exam slip. The exam slip will indicate details like your exam date, time, venue, and other instructions. Be sure to print this exam slip and take it with you to the exam center on the scheduled date. Without the exam slip, you will not be permitted to take the post UTME screening exam.
Following these steps carefully will ensure you are able to obtain and fill the PLASU post UTME form, submit the necessary details, and print your exam slip to take the post UTME screening exam. Best of luck!
Filling Out the PLASU Post UTME Form
To apply for the PLASU Post UTME form, there are several steps you must take:
Gather the Required Documents
To fill out the PLASU Post UTME application form, you will need to have the following documents on hand:
- Your JAMB registration number
- A scanned copy of your passport photograph
- Your personal information like full name, date of birth, state of origin, and home address
- The subjects you wish to study and your JAMB scores for each subject
- Payment for the Post UTME screening exercise
Complete the Online Application
- Visit PLASU’s official website and locate the Post UTME application portal.
- Create an account and login to start your application.
- Provide your personal information and JAMB registration details.
- Select the course you wish to study from the list of available programs.
- Enter your JAMB subject scores and overall score.
- Review all information entered for accuracy before submitting your application.
Pay the Required Post UTME Fees
To complete your Post UTME application, you must pay the screening fees. The fees can be paid through any of the following means:
- Online using your ATM card (Mastercard, Visa card, Verve card)
- Bank branch
Print Your Post UTME Exam Slip
Once payment has been made and verified, you will be able to print your Post UTME exam slip. The exam slip will contain details of your screening date, time and venue. Be sure to take the exam slip with you on the screening day along with a valid means of identification.
Best of luck with your Post UTME application and screening exercise! With proper preparation, I’m confident you will gain admission into your desired PLASU program.
Submitting the Completed PLASU Post UTME Form
To submit your completed PLASU Post UTME application form, there are a few final steps to take.
Submit the Form Online
Once you have filled out all required fields in the PLASU Post UTME form and uploaded any necessary supporting documents, you are ready to submit the form online. Log in to your account on the PLASU website and locate your saved Post UTME form. Carefully review all entered information and uploaded files to ensure there are no errors before submitting. When you are satisfied that the form is complete and accurate, click ‘Submit’ to send your Post UTME application electronically to PLASU for review and processing.
Print a Copy for Your Records
Even after submitting the PLASU Post UTME form online, I recommend printing a hard copy of the completed form for your personal records. In the event there are any issues with your electronic submission or additional information is requested, you will have a printed version readily available for reference or to provide to the university upon request. Printed application materials can also serve as useful records for the future.
Check Application Status Regularly
Once your PLASU Post UTME application has been submitted, be sure to regularly log in to your account on the PLASU website to check for updates regarding your application status. The university will review all applications and supporting documents, including the screening and verification of exam results, before offering admission. This process can take several weeks. Your application status update will inform you if any additional information or documents are needed for your application or if an admission decision has been made regarding your application.
Following these final steps carefully will help ensure your PLASU Post UTME application is properly submitted and reviewed for admission consideration. Please reach out to the university with any questions you may have regarding the application process. Best of luck with your Post UTME application!
As a student seeking admission into PLASU after writing the UTME exam, applying for the PLASU Post UTME form is a critical next step. By following the guidelines and deadlines, submitting the required documents, and paying the necessary fees, you will maximize your chances of gaining admission into your program of choice. While the process may seem tedious, staying organized and focused will help ensure you complete all components accurately and on time. With hard work and perseverance, you can achieve your goal of becoming a student at the prestigious PLASU. Best of luck to all applicants!