The Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta has announced the release of application forms for admission into the University for applicants who wish to seek undergraduate admission into the University for 2018/2019 academic session.

In a newsletter published by the University, it was disclosed that the admission forms are currently online and can be filled on the University website, the newsletter also stated that the University will hold the Pre-Admission Screening Exercise which will be computer-based between Monday, 24th September 2018 to Wednesday, 26th September 2018.

 

FUNAAB 2018/2019 Admission Requirements.

Applicants seeeking admission are required to have sat for the 2018/2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and scored a minimum of 180 marks for the following programmes:

  • Agricultural Administration
  • Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
  • Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Animal Physiology,
  • Animal Production and Health
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Management
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Agricultural Administration
  • Crop Protection
  • Environmental Management and Toxicology
  • Forestry and Wildlife Management
  • Horticulture
  • Pasture and Range Management
  • Plant Breeding and Seed Technology
  • Plant Physiology and Crop Production
  • Soil Science and Land Management
  • Water Resources Management and Agro-meteorology

Or a minimum of 200 marks for the following programmes:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Physics
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Home Science and Management
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Veterinary Medicine

Applicants who are seeking admission to study Biochemistry, Biological Sciences or Microbiology but scored between 180 and 199 may be considered for Agricultural programmes if they are interested

Such applicants are required to fill change of course form on JAMB portal to be eligible.

NOTE:

  • In addition to conditions stated in the Admission Requirements, applicants are expected to have five (5) SSC Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at not more than two (2) sittings.
  • A Pass in Physics at O-Level is acceptable ONLY for courses in Agricultural Programmes.
  • A Pass in Biology with Credit in Agricultural Science is acceptable ONLY for courses in Agricultural Programmes. The University does not accept Agricultural Science in lieu of Biology.
  • Applicants applying for Water Resources Management should also possess a Credit in Geography.
FUNAAB Direct Entry Screening.

General Information:

Direct Entry Applicants who wish to seek admission into the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta should note that they have the SOLE responsibility of ensuring that they meet the minimum admission requirements at Ordinary Level, OND, NCE or HND before making any payment. If at any point it is discovered that the candidate does NOT meet the minimum admission requirements, such offer of admission shall be withdrawn and payment made is NON- REFUNDABLE.

Admission Into 200 Level Agriculture, Engineering, Biosciences, Physical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Courses:

In addition to the minimum UTME requirement specified at O’Level, applicants seeking admission by Direct Entry are expected to have a minimum of UPPER CREDIT at ND or HND and CREDIT at NCE for admissions into related areas from a recognized institution. At least two A-Level/IJMB/JUPEB passes in the following: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Biology/Zoology/Botany are acceptable for admission into 200 Level.

FUNAAB DOES NOT ACCEPT LOWER CREDIT FOR DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSION.

Transcript Submission Deadline:

Direct Entry applicants are expected to forward their Academic Transcripts to the University Registrar not later than Friday, 28th September 2018.

Note: Applications for refund on losing admissions offer will not be entertained. It is the responsibility of candidates to ensure they meet the minimum admission requirements before making payment for acceptance of admission offer.

How to Apply for FUNAAB Post UTME
  1. Intending applicants are to access the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta FUNAAB Admission Portal, click on “Apply for Admission” and enter their JAMB UTME or JAMB Direct Entry Registration Numbers to generate and print out their Application Invoice which states their Reference Number and other information on payment of a non-refundable fee of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000.00) only, excluding REMITA charges.
  2. Candidates should proceed to any Bank accepting REMITA payment (nationwide) or Online using a debit card or via Internet Banking and make payment of the prescribed fee using the REMITA Reference Number.
  3. After payment, applicants are to proceed to FUNAAB Admission Portal and complete the e-application form as appropriate.
  4. Application opens on Monday, 13th August 2018 and closes on Friday, 21st September 2018.
  5. Applicants are required to correctly input their Bio-data, O’Level results, OND/HND/NCE/A-Level/IJMB/JUPEB results (where applicable) and upload a recent coloured passport photograph (not more than 6 months old).
  6. On uploading of all required details, candidates are expected to first preview and confirm the entries before clicking on Submit on the acknowledgement page.
  7. Applicants should thereafter print out the Application Form displaying their passport photograph.
  8. Correction of wrongly entered data attracts a fee of One Thousand Naira (N1,000) only as a penalty and can be effected online not later than the closing date of the application.
  9. No complaint of wrong Bio-Data, O’Level results, OND/HND/NCE/A-Level/IJMB/JUPEB results or blank picture would be entertained thereafter.
  10. Applicants who up-load wrong Bio-Data, O’ Level results and UTME/OND/HND/NCE/A’Level/IJMB/JUPEB results will be automatically disqualified.

UTME and DE candidates are to visit the FUNAAB Admission Portal from Monday, 17th September 2018 to check and print the schedule (venue, date and time) for their Computer-Based Test.

All correspondence and enquires on the Pre-Admission Screening Exercise should be directed to 08173583131, 08035231879, 08129775690 or e-mail: registrar@funaab.edu.ng or admission@funaab.edu.ng  or helpdesk@funaab.edu.ng.

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