FUPRE Postgraduate Admission Requirements and How To Apply

This is a complete guide on How to Apply for the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE) Postgraduate Studies and the Admission Requirements. Please read through the Admission Requirements below carefully before you proceed to Apply for the FUPRE Post Graduate Studies.

Basic Admission Requirements for all Students

All candidates should please note that in accordance with the University regulations, they must satisfy the O’ Level requirements for matriculation into first degree programmes of any approved University or Institution, i.e. Five Credit passes at not more than two sittings including English Language and Mathematics plus two other relevant science subjects at O’ Level; or four (4) credit passesat O’ Level plus OND [credit], NCE, IJMB or Advanced Level [A Level].

SEE ALSO: FUPRE Post Graduate Studies [About, Philosophy and Aim/Objectives]

An applicant must possess one of the following qualifications:

a)    For Postgraduate Diploma

(i)    Graduates of FUPRE and other approved Universities, who are not qualified for admission into M.Sc. programme (with at least a pass degree).
(ii)    Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) in relevant programmes from approved institutions.

b)    Master (M.Sc, M.Eng) degree

(i)    A first degree with at least a Second-Class (Lower Division) from FUPRE or any other approved University.
(ii)    A candidate with a qualification lower than Second-Class (Lower Division)but has an Upper Credit in the Postgraduate Diploma shall be considered for admission.

c)    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

An applicant must possess a Master degree with research thesis and a weighted coursework average which must not be less than 60% (B) from an approved University.


Candidates should request former Universities/institutions to forward their academic transcripts to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies.  Applications of candidates whose transcripts are not forwarded to the School shall not be processed.

Candidates should ask their referees to fill the referees’ reports on-line.  Applications shall not be processed without the referees’ reports.


Purchase of application form shall be online only. Candidates can pay and complete the application forms online by visiting the University website – www.fupre.edu.ng, click on PG Online Application link, then follow the instructions.


Applicants should upload the scanned copies of the following relevant documents in support of their applications.
i.    University Degree Certificate
ii.    NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificate
iii.    O’ Level result


1.    Candidates should request their former Universities/Institutions to forward their Academic Transcripts to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, Federal University of Petroleum Resources, P.M.B 1221, Effurun, Delta State. Applications of candidates whose transcripts are not forwarded to the Postgraduate School shall not be processed.
2.    Candidates should request their referees to complete their Referee Reports and submit online.


a)    Application processing fee for all programmes costs N15,000.00 (Fifteen Thousand Naira only)
b)    The progress of completed application forms can be monitored online and notification will be sent to applicants once decisions are made on the applications.
c)    Applicants will be notified of the status of their applications by e-mail/sms.
d)    For further information, visit the University website at www.fupre.edu.ng
e)    Applications without transcripts will not be considered.
–    Any applicant whose original transcript does not reach the University before the admission exercise begins “will not be admitted”.
–    Successful candidates will receive their letters of admissions through their e-mail addresses supplied.

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