The Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) is a science and technology institution located in the capital city of Ondo State, Akure.

It is one of the technology-based institutions that the government founded to produce students that are great in theoretical knowledge and practicals on technology.

In this article, we have discussed FUTA school fees for both undergraduate and postgraduate.

We also covered the University’s admission processes.

School Fees

The students of federal universities pay cheaper school fees than state and private universities in Nigeria.

And in most cases, postgraduate school fees are higher than undergraduate due to the complexity and high efficacy of the certificate acquired.

Undergraduate

Item100 Level300 Level400 Level200 and 500 Levels
Tuition ----
Online RegistrationN1000N1000N1000N1000
Deeds of UndertakingN500---
Laboratory ChargesN2250N2250N2250N2250
Examination ChargesN1000N1000N1000N1000
Electronic ChargesN1000---
Certificate VerificationN2000---
Caution Deposit (Refundable)N2000---
Identity CardN1000N1000N1000N1000
Student Handbook (Revised Edition)N500---
Sports ServicesN750N750N750N750
Medical ExaminationN1500---
EndowmentN1000N1000N1000N1000
Medical (TISHIP)N1600N1600N1600N1600
MatriculationN1000---
Library ChargesN500N500N500N500
University CalendarN1500---
Industrial Training (400 Level only)--N1700-
ICT DevelopmentN2000N2000N2000N2000
School DuesN500N500N500N500
Municipal ChargesN1000N1000N1000N1000
Student's Welfare Insurance SchemeN400N400N400N400
Student Union DuesN600N400N400N400
Entrepreneurship (300 Level only)-N4500--
Development Levy (Fresh Students only)N25,000---
Facility Ethics and Conduct ManualN500---
Laboratory CoatN1500---
TotalN51,1000N17,900N15,100N13,400

Postgraduate

Acceptance fee: N40,000

1st Session School fees for freshers (New Students): N110,000 – N150,000

2nd & 3rd Session School fees: N50,000 – N90,000

Total fees for freshers including hostel accommodation: N200,000 – N300,000

Other Compulsory Fees

Post- Graduate (PG) admission Form: N20,000

Thesis fee: N70,000

Matriculation Gown: N2,500

Convocation gown: N20,000

Total of the fee and charges in the first year: N350,000

Accommodation fee

ItemOld HostelNew HostelBisi Balogun Postgraduate Hall (PG only)
Bed SpaceN90N90N90
Student Hostel MaintenanceN8000N18,000N75,000
TotalN8090N18,090N75,090

FUTA Undergraduate and Postgraduate Admission Guidelines

Undergraduate Requirements

  • Every candidate must possess an O’ Level results with at least five (5) credits including English, Mathematics and three (3) other related subjects to your course of study.
  • UTME candidates should make the University as their first choice of preferred institution during JAMB application.
  • Candidates must also apply for their post UTME exam with which they access your eligibility for admission.
  • Your JAMB score must be from 180 and above which can qualify you to apply for post UTME.

However,

  • Direct Entry candidates must possess in addition to the O’ Level requirements above, have two A’ Level/ IJMB passes in relevant subjects related to your course of study and original OND result with credit or merit pass.

Postgraduate

  • Every postgraduate candidate must possess at least five credits in their O’ Level result which include English Language, Mathematics and three other subjects relevant to their field of study.
  • Candidates for Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) must have a first degree in the relevant discipline or Higher National Diploma (HND) of at least Lower Credit level or its equivalent in the related discipline.
  • Applicants with professional qualification such as ACA, AIB, ACCA, ACIS, will be accepted into the PGD in Computer Science only.
  • Candidates applying for the following Master’s degree; (M. Agric. Tech./M. Eng./M. Tech.) must have a Bachelors degree of at least Second Class honour (Lower Division) from the school or a Bachelors degree from other recognized Universities in the appropriate discipline.
  • Master’s Degree applicants might also have Higher National Diploma of at least Lower Credit level plus Postgraduate Diploma (at Upper Credit level) in the appropriate discipline.
  • The candidates applying for Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) in advertised discipline, must have M. Tech in the relevant field.
  • Applicants of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master of Philosophy (M. Phil) must have a CGPA of 3.50 or 60% minimum average score.

How to Apply

To apply for FUTA PG programme, kindly visit the school.