The administrative body of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has officially publicized the departmental cut-off mark required for admission for the 2023/2024 academic session. Understanding this cut-off mark is crucial for prospective students aiming for admission into this prestigious institution.
A Brief History and Overview of FUTA
Established in 1981, the Federal University of Technology, Akure, was founded as part of a strategic initiative by the Nigerian Government. The aim was to form universities focused on molding graduates with a balanced blend of theoretical and practical proficiency in various technologies. Situated in the heart of Ondo State’s capital, Akure, FUTA has carved a niche for itself in the educational landscape of Nigeria.
FUTA’s Eligibility Criteria for 2023/2024 Post-UTME Screening
Candidates who have selected the Federal University of Technology, Akure, as their first-choice university during the last UTME (Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination) and have secured a minimum score of 180 are deemed eligible for the forthcoming 2023/2024 post-UTME screening process.
Courses and Their Respective Cut-off Mark
Below are the degree courses for which candidates who have scored at least 180 in their UTME are eligible to apply:
- Agricultural Engineering
- Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology
- Agriculture and Resource Economics
- Animal Production and Health
- Applied Geology
- Applied Geophysics
- Biomedical Technology
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Computer Science
- Crop, Soil and Pest Management
- Cyber Security
- Ecotourism & Wildlife Management
- Electrical/Electronics Engineering
- Estate Management
- Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology
- Food Science and Technology
- Forestry and Wood Technology
- Human Anatomy
- Industrial and Production Engineering
- Industrial Chemistry
- Industrial Design
- Industrial Mathematics
- Information and Communication Technology
- Information Systems
- Information Technology
- Marine Science and Technology
- Mechanical Engineering
- Metallurgical and Material Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Quantity Surveying
- Remote Sensing and Geosciences Information System
- Software Engineering
- Surveying and Geoinformatics
- Urban and Regional Planning
The above courses span a broad array of subjects, including engineering, natural sciences, information technology, and more. This diversity provides ample options for students to align their career aspirations with their academic endeavors.
Conclusion: Planning for Admission Success
Understanding the FUTA departmental cut-off mark for the 2023/2024 academic session is indispensable for all prospective students. This knowledge not only informs course selection but also helps students prepare adequately for the post-UTME screening exercise.
All the best in your pursuit!