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The Postgraduate School, Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for consideration for admission into a Masters programme in Electronic Product Development in the Department Of Electrical And Electronic Engineering, School of  Engineering And Engineering Technology for the 2012/2013 session.

Any interested candidate should pay a non-refundable fee of eleven thousand, three hundred naira (N11, 300.00) only at FUTO Microfinance Bank or any First Bank Branch in the country using the E-Tranzact platform and then complete the online application at www.futo.edu.ng 


A first degree in the related area from any recognized University with a minimum of second class upper division or second class lower with industrial experience. This is in addition to 5 O’ Level subjects: English, Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Further Mathematics and Technical Drawing.


A minimum of four semesters.


STEP 1: Go to any branch of First Bank Plc and pay a non-refundable fee of Eleven thousand, three hundred Naira (N11, 300.00) for FUTO PG Application for this programme, you will be given an E-Tranzact receipt which should contain a Confirmation Order and Receipt Number. (Ensure that you do NOT lose this information!).

STEP 2: Log onto www.futo.edu.ng and click on PG Application.

STEP 3: Create your Login Account as a New User by entering your First Name, Last Name, Email and any Password of choice, type in the captcha characters and click the Submit button.

NOTE: Make sure the email address supplied is valid as your login details would be sent to the address for future references.

(Remember to download the Referee Report and the Transcript Request forms on the Login page)

STEP 4: With your newly created Login details, Login as an Existing User- on the right pane. Then, click the Login button to display the View Forms page.

STEP 5: Click on the New Submission link beside Postgraduate Application 2012/2013. Complete the form appropriately (NOTE: asterisk fields are compulsory). At the end of Page One, click Save to proceed to Page Two.

STEP 6: After completing Page Two of the form, click the Save button to proceed to the E-Tranzact payment gateway.  Click on Continue to Payment button.

STEP 7: Enter the Confirmation Order and the Receipt Number on your E-Tranzact receipt in the appropriate boxes provided, then click on Submit. You will get an instant message to let you know if your payment was successful or not.  Log out if your payment was successful. An acknowledgement would also be sent to the e-mail address you provided while filling the form. Therefore, make sure you provide a valid e-mail address.


Candidates should forward the following relevant documents in support of their application to the Secretary, Postgraduate School, Federal University of Technology Owerri, Imo State.

Two photocopies of University degree certificates

              i.        Two photocopies of NYSC discharge certificate

             ii.        Two photocopies of “O” Level Result

            iii.        Letters from 3 Referees as indicated in the Form


All applicants must forward their transcripts to reach the Secretary, Postgraduate School, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria, not later than February 20, 2013. Please note that any application without Transcript will not be considered for admission.


The Website will close on February 27, 2013 and all successful candidates will be notified via email. More details will be advertised in Sun, Punch and Daily Trust of Wed Feb 6, 2013.

Orje Ishegh-Nor

Registrar, FUTO.