Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Pre-Degree Science Admission Form for 2024/2025

The Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has officially begun accepting applications from competent candidates for admission into its Pre-Degree Science (PDS) Programme for the 2024/2025 academic year.


The Programme, hosted by the Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), is an important initiative designed to prepare students with the requisite qualifications for further education and training.

The objective of the Programme

The main aim of the PDS Programme at FUTA is to create an enabling environment for candidates with necessary School Certificate qualifications or its equivalent.

This Programme provides a stepping-stone for students to transition smoothly into university-level education, equipping them with the necessary academic and practical skills.

Admission Requirements

For Pre-Degree Science Admission

Candidates seeking admission into the PDS Programme must possess the following:

  • SSCE/WASSCE/GCE/NECO with a minimum of credit pass in at least five subjects at two sittings, including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry. The fifth subject should be relevant to the proposed courses, from Biology or Agriculture Science, Economics, and Geography.
  • A pass in Physics is acceptable for the following departments: Estate Management, Industrial Design, Urban and Regional Planning, Agricultural Economics and Extension, Ecotourism and Wildlife Management, Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology, and Crop Soil and Pest Management.
  • A pass in Chemistry is acceptable for Architecture.

For University Undergraduate Admission Post PDS

To gain admission into the University Undergraduate Programme after completing the PDS, candidates must:

  • Obtain JAMB Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) form.
  • Choose FUTA as their First choice.
  • Obtain a minimum % aggregate score of 50% in the PDS final session examination.
  • Obtain JAMB’s minimum aggregate score for admission into the 100 level and meet the University Admission Committee (UAC) requirements.

Duration of the Programme

The Pre-Degree Science Programme runs for one academic session, divided into two semesters.

Application Procedure

Interested and qualified candidates can proceed to apply through the University’s application portal at FUTA CCE Portal.

Contact Information: For any queries, interested candidates can contact Mr Alo at 09029572778.

The deadline for application is yet to be announced; therefore, prospective applicants are advised to apply as soon as possible.


FUTA continues to uphold its commitment to advancing technology and science education in Nigeria through its Pre-Degree Science Programme.

It offers prospective students an invaluable opportunity to prepare for their tertiary education journey.

Ensure you take advantage of this opportunity if you meet the entry requirements.

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