Admission Screening Exercise For 2017/2018 Academic Session

Date: 11 Sep, 2017

This is to bring to the notice of all candidates who applied for admission into the Sokoto State University through UTME and chose the University as their most preferred Institution (i.e. first choice) with a minimum score of 140, that the screening exercise for admission into the University for 2017/2018 session has been scheduled as follows:

Date:     Saturday, 23rd September, 2017
Time:     9:00 am prompt
Venue:   University Main Campus, Along Birnin Kebbi Road, Sokoto.

Registration Procedure

Please follow the registration procedure as outlined below:

Step 1:        Visit the University website at or directly go to
Step 2:        Click on ‘2017/2018 Screening Exercise’.
Step 3:        Login to the portal using your UTME Registration Number as Username and Password.
Step 4:        Update your basic information and generate payment invoice.
Step 5:        Print your personalized Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) invoice, and use it to make payment at any commercial bank nationwide. Applicants are required to pay the sum of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000.00) Only as Screening Fee, while additional payment transaction and administrative charges of Five Hundred (N500.00) Naira only.
Step 6:        After making payment, return to the website:, login again, upload passport, fill in the particulars form and print your Examination Card.

Criteria: Only candidates who chose the University as their first choice, scored 140 points and above are eligible for the Screening. Similarly, the candidates must have a minimum of five (5) credits at O’level (in not more than two sittings) including English, Mathematics and any other three (3) subjects relevant to their course of study. However, candidates awaiting O’level results are required to present their examination slips.

Note: Candidates should report to Twin Lecture Theatre where they will be directed to examination center. All candidates must submit the following before they are allowed to sit for the examination:

  • Photocopy of UTME result slip
  • Photocopy of O’Level result (where available)
  • Evidence of payment
  • One recent passport size photograph.

For further inquiries, candidates can email or call 09030378374, 08035041980, and 08068802293.

Amina Yusuf Garba, MON, MNIM

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