FUTO extends MBBS application deadline, 2020/2021

This is to inform all prospective students willing to apply for the medicine and surgery course of Federal University of Owerri that the management has extended the registration deadline.

According to the management, the new Deadline is 24th May, 2021.

All candidates are to make use of this opportunity to complete their registration.

All interested candidates who chose FUTO as First Choice University in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and scored a minimum of 220 are eligible to apply.

Those who did not choose FUTO as first choice University but scored a minimum of 220 can also apply on the condition that they visit the JAMB website for a change of Institution to FUTO and course to Medicine & Surgery only on JAMB CAPS not later than May 10th, 2021.

UTME subject combination of English Language, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics is applicable in addition to possession of at least five (5) O’Level credit passes in Mathematics, English Language, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at one sitting.

Application commences on Monday 3rd May, 2021 and closes on Monday 10th May, 2021.

Mode of Payment and Registration Procedure

Eligible candidates would be required to pay a processing fee of Two Thousand Naira (N2, 000.00) only.

To register, follow the steps outlined below:

a) Visit the University website

b) Click on the link ‘Prospective Student’

c) Click on the link; ‘College of Medicine and Health Sciences Application’

d) Enter your JAMB Registration Number to generate Payment Invoice containing the Remita Retrieval Reference Number (RRR).

e) Proceed to any Bank with the payment invoice OR simply pay with your ATM Card.

f) Return to the Application page and enter your JAMB Registration number again.

g) Proceed with the completion of the form.

h) Correctly enter your O’Level result details and grades

i) Confirm your entries.

j) Submit your application and print out your acknowledgement slip.

k) Await further communication from the University

Nature of the Screening Exercise

Eligible candidates will be invited for an Aptitude Test on a date to be communicated soon .The date and time of test for each registered candidate shall be communicated through the registration slip which would be printed by the candidate through the University portal.


Venue for the Aptitude Test is the University C.B.T. Centre, located at FUTO ICT Centre


1. You must enter a valid mobile number and e-mail address for further communications. During registration, candidates are advised to use GSM numbers that are easily accessible to them. This is important for fast and easy communication.

2. You must have uploaded your O’Level results on JAMB PORTAL. Only candidates uploaded to the University Portal by JAMB shall be admitted into the screening venue.

3. Those who fail to register within the period WILL NOT be qualified for the Exercise.

4. Any candidate who fails to successfully submit his application online would automatically lose his/her chance of being considered for admission.

For enquiries, contact:

E-MAIL: ict@futo.edu.ng

Hotline: 08139833300

John Nnabuihe


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