Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) Cut Off Mark 2020/2021


Following the scrapping out of post UTME by the federal government, the Joints Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) had given a benchmark of 180 and above for candidates applying for Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education. Hitherto, the Federal University of Technology Owerri has followed suit in the 180 general Cut off Mark of JAMB.

Before we proceed let’s know the meaning of Cut Off Mark.



We noticed that students don’t really understand the meaning of cut off marks. Every year, students often ask this question so today we will briefly explain what cut off mark is.

Cut off mark is the mark set by the authority or board that conducts AN exam, which is considered as the passing or clearing level of the exam. Based on cut off candidates are shortlisted for the further stages of the selection process.

So FUTO Cut Off mark is the specific mark set by the University authority which is considered as the passing level for any candidate to be qualified for any course.


Generally, aspirants often ask this question.  What is the jamb cut off mark for FUTO?  Well, the general uniben cut off mark Is 180. 

So when you sore above 180 you will stand the chance of getting admission.  But note that those that scored 200, 250, 280 will have the chance of coming out in the first list.

Note: FUTO Cut Off Mark is the higher your score, the higher the chance of being admitted.

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FUTO CUT OFF MARK FOR Courses 2020/2021

The Federal University of Technology Owerri does not really have a specific cut off mark for courses. However, candidates who have scored a minimum of 180 in UTME examination are eligible to apply for admission into any of their choice courses.

Below are courses offered in the university as well as their cut off mark;

  1. Electrical/Electronics Engineering 220 +
  2. Mechanical Engineering 220 +
  3. Petroleum Engineering 210 +
  4. Futo post utme cut off mark for Computer Science 210 +
  5. Civil Engineering 210 +
  6. Information Manag. Technology 210 +
  7. Chemical Engineering 200 +
  8. Optometry 200 +
  9. Biochemistry 190 +
  10. Dental Technology 180 +
  11. Public Health Technology 180 +
  12. Prosthesis & Orth. Technology 180 +
  13. Project Manag. Technology 180 +
  14. Industrial Microbiology 180 +
  15. Geology 180 +
  16. Material & Met. Engineering 180 +
  17. Polymer & Textile Engineering 180 +
  18. Agricultural Engineering 180 +
  19. Food Science & Technology 180 +
  20. Biotechnology 180 +
  21. Agric Economics 180 +
  22. Transport Manag. Technology 180 +
  23. Maritime Manag. Technology 180 +
  24. Financial Manag. Technology 180 +
  25. Biomedical Technology 180 +
  26. Industrial Physics 180 +
  27. Industrial Chemistry 180 +
  28. Biology 180 +
  29. Mathematics 180 +
  30. Science Laboratory 180 +
  31. Statistics 180 +
  32. Agric. Extension 180 +
  33. Animal Science Technology 180 +
  34. Crop Science Technology 180 +
  35. Fishery & Aq. Technology 180 +
  36. Forestry & Wildlife Technology 180 +
  37. Soil Science Technology 180 +
  38. Building Technology 180 +
  39. Environmental Technology 180 +
  40. Landscape Architectural Technology 180 +
  41. Quantity Surveying Technology 180 +
  42. Surveying & Geoinformatics 180 +
  43. Urban & Regional Planning 180  +

Also see: FUTO School Fees Schedule for 2020/2021 Academic Session


The Federal University of Technology Owerri, holds her admission screening exercises within a week or a couple of weeks and it usually comes in two phases. Students who applied to study in the school are to quickly proceed for the pre-screening exercise immediately it is announced by the school management in other to be on a safer side.

Documents required for the pre-screening exercise are:

  • SSCE result.
  • JAMB registration print out.

We strictly advise candidates to arrive early and locate his/her screening venue on time in other not to say had I know. Note that candidates will be screen based on their JAMB scores and their SSCE results.

The second phase of the screening is after the admission lists might have been released. Candidates who have merited the admission will be invited for another screening exercise.


  • Original copies of their educational qualifications (Statements of Results/Certificates).
    N/B: Cases of awaiting results will NOT be accepted.
  • Birth Certification/Age Declaration.
  • A letter of good conduct from your Village Head or a responsible member of your
    community/or civil servant not below Grade Level 10 or equivalent in the private sector.
  • Certificate of Local Government of origin; and this notification of admission status slip.


FUTO Vision

The Federal University of Technology , Owerri is a specialized and purpose-oriented institution , with its main thrust as Science and Technological Development aimed at training and equipping high level skilled and technology manpower for contributing significantly to the development of the society and promoting national economy and progress.

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