This article is designed to help students who wish to study Agricultural Extension and Rural Development under the Faculty of Agriculture at the Federal University of Technology (FUTA).
It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in FUTA to carefully confirm and see if the course they selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
About Federal University of Technology
The Federal University of Technology (FUTA) is located in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.
It was established in 1981 as part of a motivated effort by the Federal government of Nigeria to create specialized universities that produce graduates grounded in both the theoretical and practical aspects of technology.
Admission Requirements for Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
WAEC/NECO Subject Combination
The WAEC/NECO subject combination and requirements needed to study Agricultural Extension and Rural Development is Five (5) SSCE credits in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science plus one in Physics, Geography.
JAMB Subject Combination
In UTME, please note that the English Language is Compulsory for this course.
Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Agricultural Extension and Rural Development at FUTA include Chemistry, Biology /Agriculture, and Physics or Mathematics.
Direct Entry Requirement
You need to fulfil these conditions to gain Direct Entry admission to study Agricultural Extension and Rural Development if you do not intend to use UTME.
You require Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science/Botany/Zoology/ Economics/Mathematics/ Physics/Geography/Geology.
Two (2) ‘A’ Level/NCE passes in any 200 or 300-level course at the NCE/HND/OND program.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into FUTA for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored a minimum of 180 and above in your JAMB result.
The university has a very competitive admissions process and does not consider a student’s age, cultural background, or religion when deciding whether to admit them. Thus, a diverse student body is made possible.
We hope that this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of FUTA. We will update this post if there are any changes by the school authority.
We wish you the best of luck.