The renowned Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) has recently made an announcement that will be of interest to many aspiring students. They are now welcoming applications for the 2023/2024 academic session for various FIRST DEGREE and National Diploma (ND) programs.
For those unfamiliar with AFIT, it is a premier tertiary institution known for its commitment to delivering top-notch education and training using state-of-the-art facilities and an interdisciplinary methodology. Its core mission revolves around innovative research and development in aerospace, aeronautical, aviation, and associated industries. By holding itself to the highest standards, the institution has positioned itself as a beacon of excellence in the academic world.
Both the NUC-accredited First Degree and the NBTE-accredited National Diploma (ND) programmes offered at AFIT are accessible to the wider public. So, if you’re a candidate with the right qualifications and a burning passion for excellence, you’re warmly invited to apply for one of their esteemed programmes for the forthcoming academic year.
Eligibility for AFIT’s Post UTME
Candidates keen to enrol in AFIT’s Post UTME Screening Exercise should bear in mind some critical eligibility criteria:
- For Degree courses, a minimum UTME score of 200 is required, while ND programmes require a score of 160.
- Applicants should have at least Five (5) O’Level Credit Passes in relevant subjects.
- AFIT must be the candidate’s institution of first choice. However, those who initially chose other institutions but are contemplating AFIT can apply for a change of Institution via JAMB-accredited CBT Centers. Such changes should be done by 11th September 2023.
- All O’Level requirements should be satisfied within a maximum of two examination sittings.
- Those eyeing 200-level undergraduate degree programmes will be considered for direct entry, provided they meet the stipulated entry requirements.
Available Degree and ND Courses at AFIT
- B.Eng Aerospace Engineering.
- B.Eng Automotive Engineering.
- B.Eng Civil Engineering.
- B.Eng Electrical/Electronics Engineering.
- B.Eng Information and Communication Technology.
- B.Eng Mechanical Engineering.
- B.Eng Mechatronics Engineering.
- B.Eng Metallurgical and Material Engineering.
- B.Eng Telecommunication Engineering.
- B.Sc Physics with Electronics.
- B.Sc Banking and Finance.
- B.Sc Business Administration.
- B.Sc Chemistry.
- B.Sc Computer Science.
- B.Sc Cyber Security.
- B.Sc Economics.
- B.Sc International Relations.
- B.Sc Marketing.
- B.Sc Mathematics.
- B.Sc Physics.
- B.Sc Accounting.
- B.Sc Statistics.
National Diploma Courses:
- ND Aircraft Engineering Technology.
- ND Mechanical Engineering Technology.
- ND Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology.
- ND Civil Engineering Technology.
- ND Business Administration and Management.
Those eager to begin their academic journey at AFIT can start applying now! The online application portal will be active from 18th August to 18th September 2023. To kickstart the process:
- Head over to the AFIT portal by following this link.
- Follow the instructions provided on the portal.
- There’s a non-refundable application fee of N2,000 for undergraduate applications. Payment is facilitated via AFIT’s online payment portal.
For any queries or additional information, potential applicants can reach out via email at [email protected] or contact them directly on 08122122949.
Whether you’re an aspiring engineer, a budding economist, or an eager scientist, AFIT offers a range of courses to shape your future.
All the best in your pursuit!