This article is designed to help students who wish to study Food Science and Technology 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 on the part of 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 Food Science and Technology
WAEC/NECO Subject Combination
The WAEC/NECO subject combination and requirements needed to study Food Science and Technology is Five (5) SSCE credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agric, Science, and Physics.
- Basic Catering and Food Services,
- Bakery and Confectionaries,
- Hotel & Catering Crafty course (Cookery),
- Hotel & Catering Craft Course (Food /Drinks Services)
- Basic Electricity
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 Food Science and Technology at FUTA include Chemistry, Mathematics/ Physics, and Agric Science.
Direct Entry Requirement
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Food Science and Technology if you do not intend to use UTME.
You require: Chemistry and Biology/Physics/Agric Science/Botany/Zoology
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 2022/2023 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.
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