The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Kaduna runs Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs, Distance Learning, Remedial/IJMB and License Courses for prospective students.
The Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Kaduna is a tertiary institution with a blend of military and civilian staff and students. AFIT is accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), National Universities Commission (NUC), Council for the Regulation of Engineers in Nigeria (COREN) and Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE). The Institute conducts undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Aerospace Engineering and allied disciplines.
The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Nigerian Airforce aims at transforming the Air Force Institute of Technology into a Global Centre of Multi-Disciplinary Academic and Research Excellence Whilst functioning as the Prime Technical Manpower Development Resource of the Nigerian Air Force.
This post will cover How to Apply for Admission and Scholarships at Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), AFIT School Fees, Courses and Cut off Mark for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Distance Learning, Remedial/IJMB and License Courses.
The Institute is regulated by the National Universities Commission NUC, National Board for Technical Education NBTE, Council for the Regulation of Engineers in Nigeria COREN, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority NCAA and the Nigerian Airforce.
AFIT is one of the best military schools to consider if you are looking for a tertiary institution with smooth academic calendar that is not affected by ASUU Strikes. It accepts students of both military or civilian background or interest.
AFIT Undergraduate Faculties and Courses
A. FACULTY OF AIR ENGINEERING
- Aerospace Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mechatronic Engineering
B. FACULTY OF GROUND ENGINEERING
- Telecommunication Engineering
- Automotive Engineering
- Materials Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Information and Communication Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
C. FACULTY OF SCIENCES
- Physics with Electronics
D. FACULTY OF COMPUTING
- Computer Science
- Cyber Security
E. FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCE
- Banking and Finance
- International Relations
- Business Administration
- M.Eng Aerospace Engineering.
B. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
- Aerospace Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Requirements for AFIT Postgraduate Admission
- Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programme in Aerospace Engineering requires a minimum of Third Class in Engineering, Material Sciences or Physics or HND with a minimum of lower credit in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/|Electronic Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Material Science Engineering.
- Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programme in Logistics and Supply Chain Management requires a minimum grade of B.Sc degree with Third Class Honours or HND with a minimum of lower credit in Purchasing & Supply and other related fields.
- Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programme in Electrical and Electronics Engineering requires a minimum of Third Class in first Degree or HND with a minimum of lower credit in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and other related fields.
- Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programme in Construction Technology requires a minimum of Third Class in first Degree or HND with a minimum of lower credit in relevant programme
- Masters Programme in Aerospace Engineering requires a minimum of Second Class Honours in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/|Electronics Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Material Science Engineering.
AFIT JAMB Cut Off Mark For All Courses 2023/2024
The Air Force Institute of Technology accepts students who meet up with the required cut off mark in their JAMB total Scores. The AFIT Cut-off-mark for undergraduate degree courses is 180 while cut off score for ND programs is 160.
AFIT School Fees
You can Download the Comprehensive AFIT School Fees schedule with distribution for all faculties and programs here: AFIT SCHEDULE OF SCHOOL FEES FOR 2022/2023 ACADEMIC SESSION
How to Apply for AFIT Admission
Admission is open on the portal for application from Prospective students by following the Steps below.
Before you apply Prospective students of AFIT are required to the following requirements
- must have obtained JAMB form,
- choose AFIT as first or Second Choice, but preferably as first choice.
- Sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME),
- complete the online AFIT Application Forms https://portal.afit.edu.ng/ using the following steps
Steps to Apply for Admission at AFIT
Step 1: Visit portal.afit.edu.ng to access the Application Form online
Step 2: Create an Account using your JAMB Reg. No.
Step 3: login to the application portal using your JAMB Reg. No. in the format: Email: JAMB REGNO@afit.edu.ng ; Password: 12345678
For example, Candidate with JAMB Reg No: 10673474CE must login using 10673474CE@afit.edu.ng as his/her Username .
Step 4: reset your email and password to continue.
Step 5: Make your payment online to purchase the AFIT Application form using your Debit card details.
Step 6: fill all necessary fields on the application form in the portal. Submit the online admissions application, completing all required fields. The online application can be completed in several sessions. You can save and come back later to complete your application.
Note however that you must remember your EMAIL and generated PASSWORD because you will require them to resume your application.
For a successful application, candidates are expected to complete two basic registration processes as explained in steps 5 and 6 above.
You can contact the AFIT Admission help-desk (email@example.com) if you need further assistance.
AFIT offers fully funded or partially funded scholarships to outstanding students who study in the institute. AFIT scholarships are for both international students and local citizens every year. You can also use external scholarships like PTDF to study at AFIT. Scholarships in AFIT are available on the AFIT Scholarships portal: https://afit.edu.ng/home/scholarship-at-afit/