FUD Application Requirements And List Of Courses Offered
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FUD Application Requirements And Courses Offered 2024

FUD Application Requirements And Courses Offered – The Federal University, Dutse is situated in the capital city of Jigawa State, Dutse. 

It is one of the nine universities established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in the year 2011 and offers both Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs (Pgde. Msc. and as well as Ph.D.)

Its first Graduation Ceremony took place on January 16, 2016. The town of Dutse in Jigawa State is where the only Campus of the University is located.

FUD Application Requirements And List Of Courses Offered

By providing quality education in a serene environment, the Federal University Dutse (FUD) looks to bring together a wide variety of professional Academia, Students, and other members of the Academic and Non-Academic team thereby creating sustainable Academic and wholistic cooperation both nationally and Internationally.

The University runs a variety of courses ranging from Humanities, Sciences (Natural and Social Sciences), as well as Medicine. 

The University affords its students the natural serenity of the Agricultural town of Dutse.

Although the University is relatively new, it has continued to grow steadily over the years.

The increase has been observable in the number of students enrolled in the University as the Student Community has grown exponentially ever since its inception.

Federal University Dutse Admission Requirements And List Of All Courses Offered

Are you planning to study at FUD but do not know what Courses are open to you?

Are you also keen to know what the Admission Requirements are in order to get Admission into this prestigious university?

Read on to know more as this post seeks to address those issues thoroughly.

Courses & Programmes Offered by The Federal University Dutse (FUD)

Below listed are all the Courses offered by FUD:

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Agriculture
  • Banking And Finance
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology And Security Studies
  • Cyber Security
  • Economics
  • Economics
  • English Language
  • Environmental Management And Toxicology
  • Fisheries And Aquaculture
  • Forestry And Wildlife Management
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Information Technology
  • Insurance
  • Islamic Studies
  • Library And Information Science
  • Linguistics/Arabic
  • Linguistics/English
  • Linguistics/French
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine And Surgery
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Primary Education Studies
  • Software Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Zoology


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Admission Requirements For Admission Into FUD

All Individuals seeking to pursue any of the available Programs at FUD should meet the following requisite conditions.

For those seeking admission to FUD through JAMB UTME:

  1. A minimum of 5 O’Level Credits (SSCE/GCE) obtained in no more than two sittings. 
  2. Selection of the correct course combination for the intended course of study during JAMB UTME Registration.
  3. Candidates must have obtained a minimum score of 180 in the just concluded JAMB UTME Exams to be considered for Admission to the University.
  4. All Candidates to be considered must have registered FUD,  as their first choice Institution
  5. Prospective Candidates must duly undergo the FUD  Post-UTME Screening Exercise to be considered eligible for admission into the University.
  6. All Applicants must be at least 16 years old in the year of Application.

For Direct Entry (DE) 2024/2025 Students

If seeking Admission into the University through Direct Entry (DE), you must meet the following criteria to be considered for Admission to the University:

  1. All Candidates must obtain a minimum of 5 O’Level Credits (SSCE/GCE) obtained in no more than two sittings.
  2. Prospective Candidates must have passed two ‘A’ level/IJMB Subjects. The Subjects must relate to their intended field of Study
  3. Applicants must have obtained Passes in JUPEB/A subjects related to the intended field of Study to be considered for Admission into the University.
  4. Depending upon your choice of course of study at the University, a degree (First Class/Second Class Upper) in a related discipline may also be needed.
  5. All applicants must also have purchased the FUD Direct Entry Form from JAMB. They also must have been duly registered and made all requisite payments on the FUD Portal.
  6. Prospective Candidates must have passed the National Certificate of Education (NCE), National Diploma, or any other Advanced Certificate with a minimum of a merit pass

Frequently Asked Questions About FUD 

Is Medicine accredited in Federal University Dutse?

The Pre-Clinical Program of the College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences at the Federal University, Dutse has since been accredited by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN).

As such, all interested and qualified applicants are free to enroll to study this course at FUD

Is FUD conducting post-UTME screening in 2024?

Yes, The Federal University Dutse shall conduct a Post-UTME Screening Exercise to sort out and subsequently admit qualified Candidates.

Currently, the screening form goes for a non-refundable fee of N2000 to be paid via REMITA.

What is FUD’s cut-off point for 2024/2025?

The Governing Council of FUD has set the cut-off point at 150 for the current session. 

As such, all Candidates who scored a minimum of 150 in the just concluded UTME Exams have met the cut-off point requirement of the University for Admission Consideration.

Medicine and Surgery is one of the Academic programs offered at The Federal University, Dutse.
The program is also fully accredited by the National Universities Commission
Does FUD accept second choice Admission Applications?


There are reports that FUD accepts second-choice applications. This is not the case as this has been long discontinued.

The Federal University Dutse does not accept second-choice applications. 

To be considered eligible for Admission consideration, ensure to make them your first choice Institution during your registration.

What is the school Fee payable by Students at FUD?

For the 2023/2024 Academic Session, School Fees for both new and Old Students at FUD are N65,000.

You can refer to our post on the FUD School Fee Schedule for 2023/2025 for more details.

Nonetheless, kindly ensure to check with the School’s official portal for any updates or slight variations.

What is the cost of Hostel Fees at Federal University, Dutse?

The management of The University has made provisions for Hostel accommodation within the Campus. 

However, students who wish to stay in the Hostel at FUD are mandated to pay a sum of N30,000 for Hostel Fees.


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