The Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) is pleased to announce the commencement of its post-UTME/Direct Entry Screening Exercise for the 2023/2024 academic year. This screening is essential for students seeking admission into the institution’s vast array of courses and programs.
Before embarking on the application process, potential students must ascertain their eligibility. Here’s a detailed breakdown:
FULAFIA Post UTME/DE Screening Criteria:
- O’ Level Credentials: Applicants should possess at least five (5) O’ Level credits in subjects relevant to their desired courses. This should be achieved in a maximum of two sittings.
- JAMB UTME Scores: A baseline score of 170 is required. However, course-specific scores are:
- Human Anatomy and Physiology: 200
- Nursing and Radiography: 210
- Medical Laboratory Science (MLS): 220
- Medicine and Surgery (MBBS): 230
- University Preference: The Federal University of Lafia should be the first choice of institution for the applicant.
- Direct Entry Candidates: Such candidates are to input both their O’ Levels and any higher qualifications they might possess.
Step-by-Step Guide to the FULAFIA Screening Application:
The application window opens on August 25, 2023, and will run until September 24, 2023. Here’s how to navigate the process:
- Initiate Registration: Kick-start your application by visiting FULAFIA’s official portal at https://my.fulafia.edu.ng/.
- Account Creation: Click on ‘APPLY’ to set up an account.
- Application Selection: Under ‘Application’, choose ‘Post UTME Application 2023/2024’, and input your JAMB Number, Email, and password of your choice. Subsequently, click ‘Proceed’. This action will transition you to the LOGIN page.
- Logging In Use the email and password from the previous step to log in. An ID starting with ‘FULUG…’ will be generated for you. Use this unique ID (replacing your email) to log in.
- Data Verification: Confirm that the auto-populated details are accurate, fill in any missing biodata, and save.
- Fee Payment: A payment of N2,000 is required for the screening exercise. Payment can be made online or via any commercial bank.
- For online payment, Remita provides various options: Mastercard, USSD (specific to your bank), Internet Banking, and eWallet (using a Paga Account). Ensure you initiate any payment from the MIS Platform to avoid complications.
- Continuation Post-Payment: For online payments, you’ll be redirected to the registration page instantly. If you opted for other methods, you’d need to log in again for payment verification.
- Furnishing Details: Populate the platform with your SSCE details, and if you’re using scratch cards, their details. Save this information.
- Concluding the Process: Revisit the portal, refresh the page, and print a summary of your application alongside payment receipts.
- Awaiting Outcome: Following successful registration, applicants are advised to wait for a notification concerning their admission status.
Note: Students who are part of the FULAFIA Remedial and IJMB programs must also participate in this post-UTME screening for admission.
In conclusion, while the screening process might seem daunting, following these steps meticulously ensures a seamless experience. Best of luck to all applicants!
All the best in your pursuit!