2016/2017 University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) Post-UTME Screening Exercise: Eligibility, Method of Registration and Screening Exercise

This is to inform the general public especially the aspirants of UNILORIN that its management has released the admission screening registration instructions for the 2016/2017 academic session.


Meanwhile, UNILORIN registration portal is not enabled yet for that purpose. In the same vein, the admission cut-off marks for the different departments is not released yet. However, we will give you the details of the admission screening registration instructions which are listed below.

Method of Registration for the 2016/2017 University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) Post-UTME Screening Exercise


  • Candidates should proceed to the university’s website HERE
  • On Admission Menu shown on the left-hand side, click ‘Pre-Admission Screening Instruction’ and read carefully
  • Enter your JAMB Registration Number and Surname in the boxes that are provided. Type in your JAMB Registration Number carefully as any error committed will not be enable your details to be displayed
  • Thereafter, UTME candidates should click on the ‘Get Details’ button for your JAMB information
  • DE (Direct Entry) candidates should click ‘OK’ button on the dialog box displayed as well as enter your names
  • Click on ‘Make Payment’ link to go to ‘Webpay page

Note: UTME (Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination) candidates who are qualified for the courses originally chosen can go to make payment by providing the required information. Meanwhile, UTME candidates who are not qualified for the course originally chosen are advised to change their course as indicated on the payment page. Please note that the sum of Two Thousand Five Hundred Naira (N2,500.00) is charged for change of course.

Make Payment

  • Choose your ATM card type (e.g. Master Card or Verve)
  • Type in your Card Number
  • Enter the Card Expiry Date as well as the card CVV2 (the 3 digits at the back side of the card and lastly enter your card pin)
  • Click on ‘Pay’ button

Note: Don’t Refresh your browser while the process is going on so as to avoid multiple deductions from your account. If nothing is shown after ten (10) minutes, close the browser and restart again.

  • After Login, click on ‘Continue Registration’ Link on the Main Menu
  • Fill in your other bio-data and necessary details correctly on the webpage. All candidates should upload their Passport by clicking on ‘Browse’ button and choose your picture. Ensure that your Passport is not more than 20KB

Passport Specification

  • Acceptable format (JPEG)
  • Picture must be digital passport photograph
  • Dimension should not be less than 251 x 297 pixels
  • Resolution must be at least 200 DPI
  • Each passport photograph should capture head and top of the shoulders so that the faces take up to 70-80% of the photograph
  • Show skin tone naturally
  • Shoe the eyes looking directly at the camera
  • Have a uniform red background
  • Maximum of 29KB

Signature Specification

  • Signature must be scanned clearly
  • Resolution must be at least 200 DPI
  • Acceptable format (JPEG)
  • Dimension should be in black ink and also should be on a plain background (no lines)
  • Signature must be clear and bold
  • Maximum of 15KB
  • On completion of bio-data, click on ‘Next Step’ button then click ‘OK’ on the message dialog box

All DE (Direct Entry) candidates should complete the Institution of Choice and click on ‘Save’ then click ‘OK’ on the message dialog box

On completion of Choice of Institution, click ‘Next Step’ button

For Direct Entry (DE)

Direct Entry candidates are expected to choose Higher Academic Qualification(s) from the drop down and click on ‘Save’ and also click on ‘Next Step’

All candidates both UTME and DE are required to provide their O’level details as follows:

  • Pick Number of sitting(s) by clicking on the drop-down button
  • Type in all required O’level details
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button then click ‘OK’ on the message dialog box
  • Pre-Admission Screening Registration form
  • Payment Receipt

Please Note: All candidates are required to be at the Screening Venue an hour before the time scheduled and with the abve printouts

Thank you for choosing University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), the BETTER BY FAR UNIVERSITY

For more enquiries, contact: pre-admission2016@unilorin.edu.ng