Arising from the vision of making the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State a top-rate University with the ability to attract the brightest students, the University shall commence its Basic Studies (pre-degree) programme in August, 2015 for prospective candidates for science and engineering disciplines.  The aim of the programme is to:

1.    Improve prospective students’ performance in the WASC/NECO/GCE and equivalent examinations in order to enhance and to meet the admission requirements in Science and Engineering programmes.
2.    Prepare candidates adequately for the UTME and Post-UTME examinations in order to enhance their admission chances to these programmes.
3.    Improve the quality of candidates seeking admission to 100 level of FUPRE programmes and of other Universities.

The programme is an intensive nine (9) months teaching and coaching lessons in the following areas:

•    English Language
•    Mathematics
•    Further Mathematics
•    Physics
•    Chemistry
•    Biology
•    Geography
•    Technical Drawing and
•    Computer study

Prospective students are invited to apply on or before July 30, 2015.  Admission forms and details of the fees are available online at or the Registrar’s Office.

Deadline for submission of application forms is Thursday, July 30, 2015.