The Federal University, Lokoja (FULokoja) 2023/2024 Post UTME Application Form is available to purchase, as announced by the institution of the university, and those who are interested and aspirants of the public who would like to apply are hereby advised to get their application form today.
NEWEST UPDATE: This is to notify everyone UTME as well as DE applicants who submitted their applications through JAMB for admission to Federal University Lokoja (FUL) for the academic session 2023/24 and who either chose FUL as their first choice or are willing to switch the institution they are currently at to make FUL the first choice that the deadline for registrations to the post-UTME exercise is now extended until the Midnight Friday of October 20, 2023.
This announcement is for all UTME or DE candidates who have applied through JAMB to be admitted into Federal University Lokoja (FUL) for the 2023/2024 academic session and who either chose FUL as their first choice or can switch their school to make FUL their first choice. and the post-UTME Registration Portal is available beginning the 18th of August, Friday 2023.
FULOKOJA Post UTME Invitation for 2023/2024
Candidates are invited to submit applications from qualified candidates to be admitted into the Federal University, Lokoja (FULOKOJA) PROGRAMMES OF DEGREE for the 2023/2024 academic year.
FULOKOJA Post UTME Eligibility
To be qualified to take part in the screening, UTME applicants must have scored a minimum of 170 (250 for Medicine and surgery, 220 for Nursing Science as well and 200 for Engineering Programs) for the 2023 UTME as well and DE students must also have registered through JAMB. The difference is that UTME participants who applied for one of the above-mentioned programmes however, who scored less than the minimum marks are advised to switch to a suitable Programme of their choice before enrolling in the CBT. It is important to note that only applicants who meet the requirements for UTME scores for the program they have applied for are eligible to take part in the CBT.
COMPUTER-BASED TEST (CBT)
Each of the UTME & DE applicants will take part in a Computer-Based Test (CBT) Screening exercise. The test will be held at the Centre for ICT, Federal University Lokoja Permanent Site, Felele Campus, Lokoja, Kogi State. The applicants will be allocated to groups and will be scheduled for the screening. Candidates are required to adhere to the dates and times on their slip of screening and arrive at the test location at least two (2) hours before the scheduled time indicated on the slip.
All applicants are required to follow the steps below in completing their registration online:
- Applicants must have a valid personal e-mail address before starting the registration process.
- Visit: fulokoja.edu.ng
- Click on Admissions – Undergraduate – Post-UTME Portal and then login with your valid 2023 JAMB Registration number to confirm eligibility
Click on Biodata and update your personal information and examination record(s) (i.e., the number of O’level examination sitting and O’level examination details – examination number, month, year, and grades). In addition to the above, DE applicants are to update their previous academic records as requested.
(Please note that uploading of wrong O’level result(s) details (i.e., exam no., type & year) will lead to automatic disqualification).
i. Generate your RRR [Remita Retrieval Reference] payment invoice of ₦2,000.00 (Post-UTME Screening Charges) using REMITA services (card or bank payment).
ii. Click on the Pay Now button to process your payment.
Proceed to the Post-UTME Eligibility page.
i. Choose your preferred Programme from the drop-down list of courses offered at the Federal University Lokoja. Please be aware that you will be evaluated based on your selected preferred Programme. Additionally, ensure that your UTME Score and your UTME and O’level subjects meet the eligibility criteria for your chosen Programme.
Please visit the University website www.fulokoja.edu.ng for the O’level, UTME, and DE Requirements for courses offered at Federal University Lokoja)
ii. Next, select the 5 O’level subjects that match your choice of Programme and submit.
iii. Next, proceed to upload a new O’level Examination (NECO/NABTEB) Scratch Card for verification.
However, for your WAEC result(s) verification, follow these steps.
• Go to www.waec.org and create a candidate account.
• Select the ‘Certificate Access (candidates)’ category.
• Fill out the form and complete the sign-up process.
• Log in with your details.
• Provide the necessary information.
• Access your certificate.
• Click the ‘share’ button.
• Choose the certificate you want to share.
• Enter the email address provided in your Post-UTME portal.
• Click ‘proceed’ to complete the sharing process.
Please note that uploading the wrong O’level Examination Scratch Card detail will result in automatic disqualification. Also, you are allowed to use the scratch card for verification only once.
CBT SCHEDULE PAGE
i. Choose the five O’level subjects you desire to be examined in.
ii. Click submit to process your CBT screening date and time.
iii. Proceed to print out your screening slip. Please take note of the CBT screening date and time on your slip.
i. Applicants must possess a minimum of five (5) O’-level credits in subjects relevant to their desired course of study. These credits should be obtained in not more than two (2) sittings, except for Medicine and Nursing Science, where applicants are required to have at least five (5) credit passes in SSCE/NECO in the relevant subjects, achieved in a single sitting.
Additionally, a credit in English Language is compulsory for admission into all courses at the Federal University Lokoja. For detailed O’level, UTME, and DE requirements for courses offered at the Federal University Lokoja, please visit the University website (www.fulokoja.edu.ng).
ii. Only applicants with O’level results are eligible to participate in the CBT screening exercise.
iii. Only applicants who uploaded their O’level result(s) on their JAMB e-Facility would be eligible for admission. Please note that uploading of results on the JAMB e-Facility can only be done successfully at the JAMB Office or any JAMB Accredited CBT Centre.
iv. Only applicants who choose FUL as their 1st choice and participated in the CBT Screening Exercise would be considered for admission in the 2023/2024 Academic Session.
v. A successful screening exercise does not guarantee admission into Federal University Lokoja. The Central Admissions Committee of the University would still apply other admission modalities in considering your application.
vi. Any anomaly, falsehood, or withholding of required information detected concerning your application at any stage, will lead to automatic disqualification of admission, and any fees paid will not be refunded.
vii. Applicants are expected to adhere strictly to the instructions above.
IMPORTANT NOTICE !!!
ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THE POST-UTME CBT SCREENING EXERCISE CLOSES BY MIDNIGHT, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2023.
Establishment of Federal University Lokoja (FUL)
The Federal University Lokoja was established along with eight (8) new Federal universities on the 16th of February, 2011 following a pronouncement by President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Soon afterward, a Vice Chancellor and Registrar in the persons of Professor Abdulmumini Hassan Rafindadi and Mrs. Habiba Anavoza Adeiza were appointed. The University is situated at Lokoja, the Capital city of Kogi State of Nigeria, in the North Central political zone.
The motto of the University
SIC ITUR AD ASTRA, this Latin phrase means THE SKY IS THE LIMIT.
Pioneer programs offered by the university in the 2012/2013 session:
FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
- English Language and Literary Studies
- History and International Studies
- Political Science
FACULTY OF SCIENCES
- Biological Science
- Computer Science
The Faculties, Departments, and Programmes in the University are as follows:
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Department of English and Literary Studies
– B. A. (Hons) English
– B. A. (Hons) English Literary Studies
– B. A. (Hons) Theatre and Performing Arts
Department of History and International Studies
– B. A. (Hons) History
Department of Political Science
– B. Sc. (Hons) Political Science
Department of Economics
– B. Sc. (Hons) Economics
Department of Geography
– B. Sc. (Hons) Geography
Faculty of Science
Department of Biological Sciences
– B. Sc. (Hons) Biology
– B. Sc. (Hons) Botany
– B. Sc. (Hons) Zoology
– B. Sc. (Hons) Microbiology
Department of Chemistry
– B. Sc. (Hons) Chemistry
Department of Physics
– B. Sc. (Hons) Physics
Department of Geology
– B. Sc. (Hons) Geology
Department of Geography
– B. Sc. (Hons) Geography
Department of Computer Science
– B. Sc. (Hons) Computer Science
Department of Mathematics
– B. Sc. (Hons) Mathematics