This article is designed to students who wish to study Bio-Medical Technology Faculty of Medical, Pharmaceuticals and Health Sciences in Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in Federal University of Technology, Owerri to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
The Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) is the premier University of Technology in Nigeria, established in October 1980 . Her mission is to operate practical and result-oriented programmes and training geared towards transforming the nation’s economy from consumer-oriented to production-oriented, with a sound technological base.
FUTO has evolved as the national leader in manpower development in engineering, science and technology; Constituting the primary supply of skilled manpower to the industry.
- ♦ Identification of technological problems and needs of the society and finding solutions to these, within the context of overall national development
- ♦ Provision and promotion of sound basic scientific training as a foundation for the development of technology and applied sciences, taking into account indigenous culture and the need to enhance national unity
- ♦ To act as an agent and catalyst for the effective and economic utilization, exploitation and conservation of the country’s natural, economic and human resources, through training research and innovation.
To study Bio-Medical Technology candidates must meet the following requirements.
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Bio-medical Technology;
Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology
In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Bio-medical Technology under the Faculty of Medical, Pharmaceutical & Health Sciences in the above Universities include;
Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Bio-medical Technology, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Biology/ Zoology/Botany and Mathematics
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVER) REMARKS:
(i) FUTO requires at least ‘A’ level passes not below ‘C’ in Physics and any two (2) of Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics. It also accepts ND/HND upper credit in Biomedical Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Candidates must in addition meet UTME requirements. It does not accept first degree or NCE.
All candidates interested in getting admitted to Federal University of Technology, Owerri, for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 180 or above in your JAMB result.