Despite the Federal government’s directive on the scrap of the Post-UTME Screening exercise, Rivers State University of Science and Technology announces that the exam will go on as planned.
A release signed by the Registrar, D.C Odimabo, reveals the schedule for conduct the examination.
The announcement reads in part,
“All candidates who chose the Rivers State University of Science and Technology during the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and have received notification to that effect from JAMB are hereby requested to take note of the following:-
“The screening exercise for admission of candidates will be administered only on candidates who chose RSUST and have received notification to that effect from JAMB.
He added that “Only candidates who scored 180 and above in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) are qualified for the screening exercise in all the Faculties of the University.
On candidates’ requirements, the registrar said, “Candidates must possess the basic five (5) O’ level credit passes in accordance with the University’s Entry Requirements (Faculty/ Departmental) before applying for the screening exercise. It is mandatory that Candidates should upload their O ‘Level results and a scanned copy of their passport photograph.
“However, candidates who are awaiting their O’level results may apply but should so indicate”
“Candidates are expected to register for the screening exercise On-line by logging onto www.ust.edu.ng and making e-payment of Seven Thousand (#7, 000.00) Naira only, using Interswitch Verve enabled cards or using the Pay Direct Bank Branch option.
Breakdown of the charge was as follows-
“The registration for the screening exercise will start from Monday 13th June, 2016 and end on Friday 1st July, 2016.”Advertisement