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8 Mar 2016

Facts You Should Know About 2016 POST UTME Exams – Nigerian Universities & Polytechnics

Facts You Should Know About 2016 POST UTME Exams – Nigerian Universities & Polytechnics

At Eduregard, Our greatest desire is to see our our readers come out in flying colours in their respective Post-UTME  examinations for quick admission into a university or other institutions.

Obviously, there are lots of smart secrets to success; but of them all, getting important information when needed is the best.

The following information schould apply for the Post UTME screening examinations of the  following schools and even those not mentioned:


  • Ondo State University of Science and Technology (osustech)
  • Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)
  • Nnamdi Azikwe University (UNIZIK)
  • University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  • University of Calabar (UNICAL)
  • University of Ibadan (UI)
  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  • University of Jos(UNIJOS)
  • University of Lagos(UNILAG)
  • University of Nigeria, NSUKA(UNN)
  • Osun State University(UNIOSUN)
  • University of Port-Harcourt
  • University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
  • University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
  • University of Lagos (UNILAG)


  • Bells University of Technology (bells)
  • Cross River State University of Technology (crutech)
  • Federal University of Technology Akure (futa)
  • Federal University of Technology Minna (futminna)
  • Federal University of Technology Yola (futyola)
  • Federal University of Technology Yola (futyola)
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri (futo)
  • Kano University Of Science And Technology (kust
  • Kano University Of Science And Technology (kust)
  • Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology (ksusta)
  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (lautech)
  • Ondo State University of Science and Technology (osustech)
  • Rivers State University of Science and Technology (rsust)
  • University Of Science And Technology, Ifaki-ekiti (usti)
  • Wesley University Of Science And Technology (wusto)
  • Yaba College of Technology (yabatech)
  • Abia State University(ABSU)
  • Adamawa State University
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Ondo(AAAU)
  • Anambra State University(ANSU)
  • Ahmadu Bello University (ABU)
  • Benue State University
  • Delta State University (DELSU)
  • Ebonyi State University(EBSU)
  • Ekiti State University(EKSU)
  • Fedral University of Agriculture, Abeokuta(FUNAAB)
  • Lagos State University(LASU)
  • University of Abuja
  • Imo State University
  • Kogi State University
  • Kwara State University (Kwasu)
  • Nasarawa State University
  • Niger Delta University(NDU)

What is Post UTME Exam?

These are just recognized exams that Universities and Polytechnics or generally higher institutions in Nigeria conduct for students who apply for for their school.

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A candidate cannot gain admission without Post UTME of the school.

Post UTME Exams are Conducted by who?

Post UTME exams are conducted by individual higher institutions in Nigeria. It is up to the institution to bear the burden of the exam registration, conduct, results release and many other requirement for smooth conduct of post UTME in the university.

How much is Post UTME Examinations?

The cost varies from school to school.

How Can I register for Post-UTME exam

It also varies from school to school.

You should keep the following in mind when applying for Post UTME exam in any institution in Nigeria.

Scratch Card

Access Code

Serial Number


First Name

Middle Name

Surname (Last name)


Date of Birth

Passport Sized Photograph (File Size: 20KB max, File format: JPEG [i.e. ‘.jpg’]).

Academic Data

UTME Registration Number

Course of choice

JAMB Score ( Note: Minimum Score for many institutions is 200)

Detailed O’ Level Results (ALL SUBJECTS at one or two sittings).

Personal Data


Phone Number

State of Origin

Local Govt. Area

Nationality: (Nigerian/Non‐Nigerian)

What is the pattern for Post UTME exam questions?

Though the pattern of the post UTME exam is similar for most institutions. As well, It is also similar to JAMB questions. If you prepared well for your JAMB exam, writing Post UTME exam will be easy.

Just make sure you study post utme past questions

How can I get Post UTME Exam past questions

.Download it here . If you cnnot find your choice, then request

When is My School’s Post UTME exam date?

Your school Post UTME exam date might be different from that of other institutions. Each institution has its own exam date to be specified officially. Just be on the lookout.

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How do I calculate my post UTME exam score?

There is no specific formula in  calculating post UTME exam scores. For some institutions, it is not even known.

How to check My Post UTME Exam result

Wait till the result is out, it is usually on the school’s portal. You can check whether with scratch card or free of charge.

On norms, it is usually simple and even easier than Post UTME exam registration. Just visit the institution’s portal nd it should be easy from there.

Is Post UTME Exam computer based test or paper based exam?

It depends on your school of choice.

Will my second choice university consider me for Post UTME Exam?

Most reputable institutions only consider candidates who applied for them as a first choice option. Probably due to high number of candidates that applied for the institutions and the many numbers that scored above JAMB cut-off mark.

Can I write Post UTME Exam In a university I did not applied for?

Yes, but in very few cases, because few institutions invite candidates who did not choose them in their JAMB application to apply for post UTME exam.

If I score less than my course cut-off mark in Post UTME Exam, Do I still have hope?

Not really, but miracles happen,



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