Federal University Lokoja: Courses Offered, Admission, Portal & School Fees

The Federal University, Lokoja, (FULOKOJA), is a government-owned university located in Lokoja, the capital of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria. The historic confluence of the Rivers Niger and Benue is situated in Lokoja.

Federal University Lokoja happens to be the first federal institution in the state. It was established in 2011 as one of the nine new institutions under the leadership of the then President of Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan.

FULOKOJA is an affiliate member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), the Association of African Universities (AAU), as well as the National Universities Commission (NUC).

 

Pioneer Courses Offered by the University Include:

FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

  1. English Language and Literary Studies
  2. History and International Studies
  3. Economics
  4. Political Science
  5. Geography

FACULTY OF SCIENCES

  1. Biological Science
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. Computer Science
  5. Physics
  6. Geology

 

Currently, there are only two faculties available in the school. Faculties, Departments and Programmes obtainable in the University are as follows:

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

  1. Department of English and Literary Studies

– B. A. (Hons) English

– B. A. (Hons) English Literary Studies

– B. A. (Hons) Theatre and Performing Arts

  1. Department of History and International Studies

– B. A. (Hons) History

iii. Department of Political Science

– B. Sc. (Hons) Political Science

  1. Department of Economics

– B. Sc. (Hons) Economics

  1. Department of Geography

– B. Sc. (Hons) Geography

 

Faculty of Science

  1. Department of Biological Sciences

– B. Sc. (Hons) Biology

– B. Sc. (Hons) Botany

– B. Sc. (Hons) Zoology

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– B. Sc. (Hons) Microbiology

  1. Department of Chemistry

– B. Sc. (Hons) Chemistry

iii. Department of Physics

– B. Sc. (Hons) Physics

  1. Department of Geology

– B. Sc. (Hons) Geology

  1. Department of Geography

– B. Sc. (Hons) Geography

  1. Department of Computer Science

– B. Sc. (Hons) Computer Science

vii. Department of Mathematics

– B. Sc. (Hons) Mathematics

 

Federal University Lokoja Admission Process:

Admission into the Federal University, Lokoja shall be through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). In addition to attaining the general required standard in UTME, candidates must satisfy the general University requirement as well as the specific/Faculty and programmes requirements. All admissions are through JAMB.

 

Entry procedure:

All the candidates who made the Federal University Lokoja their most preferred choice and also scored 180 and above in the UTME are usually invited for the university’s Post UTME screening exercise.

 

FULOKOJA POST UTME SCREENING ELIGIBILITY.

Only candidates who applied through JAMB for UTME Admission, chose Federal University Lokoja as the most preferred Choice and scored 180 and above are eligible for the screening exercise. The screening is purely Computer-Based (CBT) and in batches.

Currently, ONLY the below-listed accredited courses listed below are available to be applied for:

Biology

Economics

Geology

Physics

Chemistry

English Language

History

Political Science

Computer Science

Geography

Mathematics

 

TO APPLY FOR FULOKOJA POST UTME SCREENING:

Registration is strictly online and commences at a date which the University usually announces before hand.

The process is entirely online. Eligible candidates are invited to apply via the school portal. The steps include:

  1. Determine eligibility on the portal
  2. Upload your details and academic records on the portal
  3. Generate RRR and print a payment voucher to purchase the post-UTME form from the designated banks
  4. After payment, return to the portal to confirm payment and print out your slip, which should be brought to the screening venue at the announced date.
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Federal University Lokoja Portal:

The school’s online portal is the one-stop hub for all issues and matters pertaining to registration, payments and verifications. The link to access the portal is ‘reg.fulokoja.edu.ng’.

 

Federal University Lokoja School Fees:

If you are looking to secure admission into FULOKOJA, or you just got admitted, the school fee breakdown is given below for your perusal.

 

School Charges For Fresh And Returning Students – 2017/2018 Session

 Fees Payable By Returning Students For 2017/2018 Academic Session

 

FACULTY OF ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES

  1. Utility Fee – 6,500.00
  2. Development Levy – 5,500.00
  3. Examination Fee – 5,000.00
  4. Laboratory/Workshop Studio – 3,500.00
  5. Library – 3,000.00
  6. Registration – 2,000.00
  7. Sports – 2,000.00
  8. M.I.S. – 500.00
  9. Field Work/Field Trip/Excursion – 4,500.00
  10. N.H.I.S. – 3,000.00
  11. Portal – 3,500.00
  12. Faculty/Departmental Fees – 7,000.00
  13. Student Union Fees – 500.00

TOTAL – 46,500.00

 

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

  1. Utility Fee – 6,500.00
  2. Development Levy – 5,500.00
  3. Examination Fee – 5,000.00
  4. Laboratory/Workshop Studio – 4,000.00
  5. Library – 3,000.00
  6. Registration – 2,000.00
  7. Sports – 2,000.00
  8. M.I.S. – 500.00
  9. Field Work/Field Trip – 4,500.00
  10. N.H.I.S. – 3,000.00
  11. Portal – 3,500.00
  12. Faculty/Departmental Fees – 7,000.00
  13. Student Union Fees – 500.00

TOTAL – 47,000.00

 

Fees Payable By Fresh Students For 2017/2018 Academic Session

FACULTY OF ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES

  1. Utility – 6,500.00
  2. Caution – 5,000.00
  3. Development Levy – 5,500.00
  4. Examination – 5,000.00
  5. Identity Card – 1,000.00
  6. Laboratory/Workshop Studio – 3,000.00
  7. Library – 3,000.00
  8. Students Handbook – 1,500.00
  9. Registration – 2,000.00
  10. Matriculation – 1,000.00
  11. Sports – 2,000.00
  12. M.I.S. – 500.00
  13. Field Work/Field Trip/Excursion – 4,500.00
  14. N.H.I.S. – 3,000.00
  15. Portal – 3,500.00
  16. Faculty/Departmental – 7,000.00
  17. Student Union Fees – 500.00
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Sub-Total – 54,500.00

 

*HOSTEL ACCOMMODATION: Where Applicable

  1. Bed Space – 90.00
  2. Hostel Maintenance – 20,000.00

TOTAL – 74,590.00

 

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

  1. Utility – 6,500.00
  2. Caution – 5,000.00
  3. Development Levy – 5,500.00
  4. Examination – 5,000.00
  5. Identity Card – 1,000.00
  6. Laboratory/Workshop Studio – 4,000.00
  7. Library – 3,000.00
  8. Students Handbook – 1,500.00
  9. Registration – 2,000.00
  10. Matriculation – 1,000.00
  11. Sports – 2,000.00
  12. M.I.S. – 500.00
  13. Field Work/Field Trip – 4,500.00
  14. N.H.I.S. – 3,000.00
  15. Portal – 3,500.00
  16. Faculty/Departmental Due – 7,000.00
  17. Student Union Fees – 500.00

Sub-Total: 55,500.00

*HOSTEL ACCOMMODATION: Where Applicable

  1. Bed Space – 90.00
  2. Hostel Maintenance – 20,000.00

TOTAL – 75,590.00

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