First Technical University (Tech-U) in Ibadan, Oyo State, not only holds the distinction of being Nigeria’s first technical university, but it’s also one of the most highly-rated tertiary institutions in the country.
Applications for the 2023/2024 academic session are now open for both Post-UTME and Direct Entry modes, inviting prospective students to enroll in various Degree programmes.
What Makes Tech-U Special?
Tech-U Ibadan represents the pinnacle of technical education in Nigeria, dedicated to the advancement of learning in the fields of Technology, Engineering and Applied Sciences.
With its state-of-the-art facilities and a curriculum tailored to meet industry demands, this university offers a unique educational experience.
Eligibility Criteria for Post UTME Candidates
Those keen to join Tech-U through the Post UTME route should meet the following requirements:
- UTME Scores: Candidates must have attained the mandatory cut-off mark in the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
- Secondary School Credentials: Besides the UTME score, five credit-level passes are required in the SSCE (Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination) or corresponding, including but not limited to Mathematics, English Language, Physics, and Chemistry.
- Programme-Specific Requirements: Beyond these general criteria, additional requirements may be stipulated based on the chosen programme.
Direct Entry Mode Eligibility
For candidates interested in Direct Entry admission, particularly for programmes in the Faculties of Engineering and Technology, the requirements are as follows:
- Higher National Diploma: Those with an HND or OND minimum of upper credit level may be considered for admission into 200- and 300- levels, respectively.
- Advanced Level Qualifications: Possession of passes in Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics at GCE ‘A’ level or equivalent is required.
- Natural and Applied Sciences: For these faculties, candidates need graded passes (A-E) at the GCE Advanced Level in at least two relevant subjects.
Your Roadmap to Applying for Tech-U’s Post UTME
Here’s a six-step guide to streamline your application process:
- Change of Institution: First, make sure to apply for a change of institution on the JAMB website, listing First Technical University as your first choice.
- Initiate the Application: Navigate to Tech-U’s application portal.
- Create an Account: Open a new account or log in if you already have one.
- Document Upload: Ensure you upload all necessary credentials as specified.
- Payment: Make the required payment via Remita to finalize your application.
- Confirmation: After payment, you’ll receive a confirmation, completing your application process.
Being admitted into the First Technical University, Ibadan is an unparalleled opportunity to acquire cutting-edge technical education in Nigeria.
If you’re an aspiring engineer, scientist, or technologist, this institution provides the gateway to a prosperous career.
Be sure to fulfil all eligibility criteria and follow the application steps to become a part of this prestigious educational institution.