2019/2020 ONLINE SCREENING EXERCISE


    

THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC OFFA

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

P.M.B 420 OFFA KWARA STATE 

2019/2020 ONLINE SCREENING EXERCISE FOR ND (FULL-TIME) CANDIDATES 

  This is to inform candidates who choose Federal Polytechnic, Offa in ththe 2019 JAMB UTME that the screening will hold from Monday 29 ndJuly to Friday 2 August, 2019, in the Polytechnic Main Campus, Offa-Ojoku Road, Offa, Kwara State.

Details are as follows:

ND FULL-TIME SCREENING EXERCISE


A.  ELIGIBILITY OF CANDIDATES
 
All Candidates who scored 150 and above in the 2019 JAMB UTME and who made Federal Polytechnic, Offa as their First Choice Institution are expected to participate in the screening exercise.   
 
 B.  REGISTRATION AND SCREENING PROCEDURE 
 All applicants for screening are to visit http://portal.fpo.edu.ng, and make payment of N2, 000 with an ATM card that is interswitch compatible between Wednesday 10th July to Tuesday 18th September, 2019.   Fill required information, including O’level result(s), upload scanned copies of result(s)/certificate(s), state of origin and birth certificate and print out screening summary report. Candidates are required to come with Original and photocopy(s) of their SSCE results to the screening venue. 

C. Please note that any candidate who fails to participate in the screening exercise will not be considered for admission in the Polytechnic, and any false submission during the online registration for screening will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate at any time so discovered. 

D. All candidates are enjoined to visit the Polytechnic’s Website www.fpo.edu.ng for appropriate entry requirements for programmes of their choice and other relevant information.

E. Screening of candidates will take place from Monday 29th July to Friday 2nd August 2019.

2019/2020 SCREENING DATES FOR CANDIDATES WHO APPLIED FOR HND ADMISSION
 This is to announce to all candidates who applied for HND admission into The Federal Polytechnic, Offa that there will be screening exercise for all applicants in the Polytechnic Main Campus as scheduled below:A


HND ADMISSIONS SCREENING EXERCISE SCHEDULED

SNDATESSCHOOLSVENUE
19th – 13th September, 2019 
Applied Science and Technology 
1000 Lecture Theatre 
29th – 13th September, 2019 
Business and Management Studies
Lib. & Information Department
39th – 13th  September, 2019
Communication and Information Technology
In their Departments
49th – 13th  September, 2019
Engineering Technology
ND LR By NDIC Building 
59th – 13th  September, 2019
Environmental Studies
URP Building


ADMISSION INTO B.TECH DEGREE  PROGRAMMES FOR 2019/2020 ACADEMIC SESSION

Applications are hereby invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following B.Tech. degree programmes of Federal University of Technology Minna in affiliation with the Federal Polytechnic, Offa for 2019/2020 academic session.

GUIDELINES FOR ADMISSION

A. UTME ADMISSION

Programmes
Minimum UTME score“O” Level requirements in NECO, WAEC or NABTEB (Not more than one sittings)

Mechanical Engineering
190
Minimum of five (5) credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one other science subjects (e.g. Further Mathematics, Biology/ Agriculture Science).
Electrical Electronics  Engineering 
190Minimum of five (5) credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one other science subjects (e.g. Further Mathematics, Biology/ Agriculture Science).
Computer Science 
200Minimum of five (5) credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of Biology or Geography.
Food Science and Technology
180Minimum of five (5) credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Agriculture Science, Chemistry and Physics. 

Programmes
CompulsoryElective
Mechanical Engineering 
MAT CHE PHY 

Electrical Electronics  Engineering 
MAT CHE PHY 

Computer Science 
MAT  PHY 
BIO CHE 
Food Science and Technology
CHE BIO/AGR 
MAT PHY 



 
B.  DIRECT ENTRY INTO 200L In addition to the UTME qualification in A, candidates must possess a minimum of LOWER CREDIT at National Diploma (ND), National Innovation Diploma (NID) or MERIT at NCE level. The candidates with IJMB must score a minimum of five (5) points or four (4) points (CPES, FUT, Minna) and pass at least two (2) subjects relevant to their proposed courses.


C. DIRECT ENTRY INTO 300L

(1) In addition to UTME qualification in A, Candidates must have LOWER CREDIT at Higher National Diploma (HND) level in their proposed courses.

(2) Candidates that have chosen courses not relevant to their area of specialization at ND/HND or NCE level would be required to change to any other course relevant to their discipline.


Please note that any candidate who fails to participate in the screening exercise will not be considered for admission in the Polytechnic. 

All Candidates are expected to come for screening with all original and photocopies of their  Certificates/Credentials

Candidates are expected to submit Security form to the office of the Head of Security Unit before the screening date. 

Screening interview commences by 9.00am and ends by 4:00pm each day.  


SIGNED ALH. ABDULHAMID O. RAJI REGISTRAR