FUTO Cut-Off Mark 2022/2023 | FUTO Departmental Cut Off Marks | Spynaija
FUTO Cut-Off Mark

FUTO Cut-Off Mark 2022/2023 | FUTO Departmental Cut Off Marks

Last Updated on May 15, 2022 by Spynaija


FUTO Cut-Off Mark 2022/2023: We are pleased to inform the general public that the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) management has released her Cut-off marks for the 2022/2023 academic session.

The Federal University of Technology Owerri, FUTO as it is fondly called, is Nigeria’s oldest technology university. FUTO was established in 1980 by executive order, the composition of Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s first interim president. FUTO became the first of the three such universities established by the Nigerian federal government to establish a technological university in every of the country’s geopolitical zones, especially in a state that did not have a conventional university.

On November 28, 1980, FUTO opened its doors to its pioneer staff and students from various parts of the country.


Federal University of Technology, Owerri courses are fully accredited and recognized by the National University Commission (NUC), a body overseeing all tertiary institutions (Universities) in Nigeria.

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What is FUTO Cut-off Mark in 2022/2023 For all Courses?

This is to inform the general public, especially aspirants of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, that the FUTO’s cut-off mark for the JAMB 2022/2023 academic session is 180. Candidates who scored at least 180 in the just-concluded Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination (UTME) and had chosen the FUTO as their first choice of institution are eligible to purchase and participate in the Federal University of Technology, Owerri’s POST-UTME screening exercise.

Prospective students are expected to meet all FUTO’s admission requirements before being admitted. Kindly CLICK HERE to see the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) Courses and requirements you need to look out for.


FUTO Post-UTME Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must score at least 180 and above in UTME.
  • Candidates who chose FUTO as their first choice institution in UTME
  • Candidates with a minimum of (5) O’ level credit passes in relevant subjects (including English Language and Mathematics)  either in GCE, WASSCE, NECO, or approved equivalents at not more than 2 sittings.
  • The candidate must be at least 16 years of age.
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Note Interested Candidates who did not choose FUTO as their First Choice of Institution during the UTME Registration but wish to study at the university and had scored at least 180 and above in UTME, are advised to CLICK HERE to see how to apply for the JAMB Change of course/institution form.

FUTO Departmental Cut-Off Mark

This is the Departmental cut-off mark for admission into the various departments in FUTO for the 2022/2023 academic session.

Department/CourseMinimum Cut Off Mark For 2022/2023
Agricultural economics220 and above
Agricultural extension220 and above
Animal science220 and above
Crop science and technology220 and above
Fisheries and aquaculture technology220 and above
Forestry and wildlife technology220 and above
Soil science and technology220 and above
Anatomy250 and above
Physiology250 and above
School of Biological SciencesJAMB CUT OFF MARK
Biochemistry250 and above
Biological sciences230 and above
Biotechnology220 and above
Geosciences220 and above
Microbiology220 and above
Agricultural engineering230 and above
Chemical engineering250 and above
Civil engineering250 and above
Electrical and electronics engineering250 and above
Food science technology200 and above
Materials and metallurgical engineering230 and above
Mechanical engineering250 and above
Mechatronics engineering250 and above
Petroleum engineering260 and above
Polymer and textile engineering220 and above
Building technology240 ad above
Environmental technology220 and above
Quantity surveying230 and above
Surveying and geoinformatics180 and above
Urban and regional planning180 and above
Biomedical technology240 and above
Dental technology260 and above
Optometry250 and above
Prosthetics and orthotics250 and above
Public health technology230 and above
Financial management technology200 and above
Information management technology200 and above
Maritime management technology180 and above
Project management technology180 and above
Transport management technology180 and above
Biology200 and above
Chemistry200 and above
Computer science240 and above
Mathematics200 and above
Physics200 and above
Science laboratory technology230 and above
Statistics200 and above

FUTO FAQs for aspiring students

These are some of the most frequently asked questions and best possible answers for all prospective applicants to the Federal University of Technology, Owerri. Kindly go through them thoroughly as they would be very useful in helping you know your course and the course’s required cut-off mark and every other information you need to know.

What is the FUTO current cut-off mark?FUTO JAMB’s cut-off mark is 180. Any UTME candidate that scored 180 and above is eligible for the FUTO POST-UTME screening exercise.
Does FUTO Accept candidates who chose them as their second choice institution in UTME?No, FUTO only accepts candidates who chose them as their first choice institution.
Can I be admitted to FUTO if I scored 180 in UTME?As stated above, only candidates who scored 200 and above are eligible to apply for FUTO’s post UTME.
What is FUTO cut-off mark for Mechanical Engineering?Candidates with 245 and above and score at least 65 in their POST-UTME have higher chances of studying Mechanical Engineering in FUTO. However, if you scored 200 and above, you are eligible for the POST-UTME screening test at the institution, but you will be required to change your course.
If I score 200 in jamb and still use FUTO as my second choice, can I gain admission?No, FUTO only accepts candidates who chose them as their first choice institution irrespective of their JAMB score.
How can I change my university to FUTO because I passed their cut-off mark?Kindly purchase the JAMB’s change of cost form; it costs about two-thousand five hundred Naira only (N2,500). Fill in the necessary details and submit. You will be informed when your application is successful via the registered email, or you can verify via JAMB CAPS. Kindly CLICK HERE to see how to apply for the JAMB Change of course/institution form.
I have my complete O’level result and 200 JAMB score; I am applying for Prosthesis And Orthopaedic Technology, What are my chances of gaining admission to FUTO?With a 200 JAMB score and complete O’level, you still stand a chance of gaining admission into FUTO but definitely not Prosthesis And Orthopaedic Technology. You should change your course to a less competitive one.
I am an indigene of Imo state, can I be considered for admission if I score below the cut-off mark?The JAMB cut-off mark for FUTO is the same for all candidates, irrespective of the candidate’s state of origin.
What is the cut-off mark for Engineering in FUTO?We advise that you score at least 230 and above in your JAMB and at least 65 in your post UTME, so when your aggregate score is calculated, you will stand a better chance of gaining admission into FUTO.
What is the cut-off mark for computer science in FUTO? I scored 220, can I gain admission?FUTO’s cut-off mark for computer science is 240 and above though the higher your UTME score, the better your chances. Also, your post UTME score would be the determining factor. Notwithstanding, you are eligible to participate in the post UTME or change your course to a less competitive one.
I am an indigene, and I scored 205 in JAMB, can I secure admission to FUTO?YES, you can because you’ve made the 200 minimum score cut-off mark for FUTO. However, gaining admission would also depend on the course you selected.
What are FUTO JAMB cut off marks and aggregate scores for Petroleum EngineeringYou need an aggregate score of 271 to study Petroleum Engineering at FUTO.
I scored 210 in JAMB, can I gain admission into FUTO to study Architecture?You can gain admission into FUTO, but you cannot study Architecture with a 210 UTME score. Architecture is a professional course; hence high JAMB cut-off mark. You need at least a 230 aggregate score to study Accounting at FUTO.
Does FUTO accept Transfer students from other universities?Yes, FUTO accepts transfer students so long as you meet their requirements.
What is the JAMB cut-off mark for Engineering in FUTO?With a JAMB score of 180, you are eligible to participate in FUTO’s POST-UTME. However, you require at least 230 and above, you can study Engineering at FUTO. Engineering courses require a high JAMB score due to the strong competition for admission slots.
What is the required JAMB cut-off mark for the Faculty of Social Sciences and Management Sciences?The cut-off mark varies. For faculty of social sciences is 200 while management science is 200, respectively.
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