Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun, FUPRE Foundation Programme admission form for 2019/2020 academic session is out and on sale.
The management of FUPRE is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the Foundation programmes admission for the 2019/2020 academic session. Below are the details of the programme and how to apply for admission.
About FUPRE Foundation Programme
The programme leads to the award of Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB) Certificate which shall enable candidates to gain Direct Entry admission into 200 level of the disciplines offered by FUPRE and other Universities in Nigeria and abroad. The Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB) certificate is equivalent to the Advance Level General Certificate of Education (GCE), Higher School Certificate (HSC) or Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB). Candidates who successfully complete the programme shall also enjoy the privilege of being admitted into JUPEB affiliated institutions such as UNIBEN, OAU, UNILAG, UNN, UNIUYO, FUTA, FUNAAB, etc.
The duration of the programme is one academic session of two (2) semesters. It is strictly a non-residential programme.
Objectives of FUPRE Foundation Programme
- Improve prospective students’ performance in the WASC/NECO/GCE and equivalent examinations in order to enhance and to meet the admission requirements in Science and Engineering programmes.
- Prepare candidates adequately for the UTME and Post-UTME examinations in order to enhance their admission chances to these programmes.
- Improve the quality of candidates seeking admission to 100 level of FUPRE programmes and of other Universities.
Each candidate admitted into the programme will be exposed to an intensive academic work in three subject combinations relevant to their desired field of study. The subjects are in consonance with the 100 Level courses of the relevant discipline currently offered in FUPRE. Thus, candidates will offer six (6) courses per semester, making a total of twelve courses at the end of the programme. Each course will be examined at the end of each semester but the results in all the courses taken will be merged at the end of the second semester to obtain a letter grade in each subject (i.e. A, B, C, D, E, & F).
Candidates who successfully complete the programme shall enjoy the priviledge of being admitted into the following Colleges:
(i) Petroleum Engineering
(ii) Gas Engineering
(iii) Chemical Engineering
(iv) Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(v) Marine Engineering
(vi) Mechanical Engineering
(i) Industrial Chemistry
(iii) Environmental Management and Toxicology
(vi) Computer Science
For admission into FUPRE and other affiliate institutions, each candidate, in addition to passing the prescribed JUPEB examination in order to obtain the Direct Entry Certificate, must satisfy all admission requirements prescribed by the Departments and Colleges of choice.
Eligibility Criteria for FUPRE Basic Studies (Admission Requirements)
Local Student (Nigerian)
Candidate must possess a minimum of 5 credit passes in at least five (5) subjects at O’ Level, including English Language and Mathematics at not more than 2 sittings in the GCE, SSCE, WAEC, NECO, NABTEB.
Foreign Student (Non Nigerian)
Foreign candidates seeking admission into the FUPRE Foundation Programme must possess a minimum of 5 credit passes in at least five (5) subject at O’ Level, including English Language and Mathematics and 3 relevant subject at not more than 2 sittings in GCE, SSCE, WAEC or equivalent.
How To Apply For FUPRE Pre-Degree Admission for 2019/2020 Academic Session
To apply for FUPRE pre-degree admission, candidates are to pay a non-refundable application fee of Fifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000) only online and via bank.
Application Fee for Foreign Students is Fifty Dollar ($50) only.
- Log on to FUPRE Portal here
- Read the instructions and click Start Registration button
- Fill the Online Application Form
- Enter the Bank Teller details into the appropriate space
- SUBMIT and print the confirmation page
Application Closing Date
Prospective students are invited to apply. Admission forms and details of the fees are available online at www.fupre.edu.ng or the Registrar’s Office. Closing date for submission of application forms has not been stated.
We wish all prospective students of FUPRE good luck in their academic pursuit in the institution!!