PRESS RELEASE! 21/07/2015

DIRECT ENTRY & POST UTME SCREENING/ADMISSIONS INTO NFI PROGRAMMES 2015/2016 ACADEMIC SESSION

Admission ! Admission !! NATIONAL FILM INSTITUTE JOS, NIGERIA DIRECT ENTRY & POST UTME SCREENING/ADMISSIONS INTO NFI PROGRAMMES 2015/2016 ACADEMIC SESSION 1. The National Film Institute, Jos, invites qualified candidates for screening/ admission into its Bachelor of Film Arts Degree Programme through the 2015/2016 UTME and DIRECT ENTRY modes, as well as it’s two years Diploma in Film Arts. 2. The Degree and Diploma Programmes are structured to provide academic, professional and practical training in Film Arts, Film Technology and Media Arts. 3. Candidates for the 2-year Diploma Programme MUST possess WAEC and/or NECO Examination Certificates with not less than five (5) credits in one or two sittings. Credits MUST include English Language, Mathematics and Literature-in-English or Physics, and MUST have sat for the 2015/2016 UTME and scored not less than the approved cut-off mark for Diploma Admission. Candidates awaiting WAEC/NECO results can also apply. 4. Candidates for the 4-years DEGREE Programme MUST have five (5) credits in SSCE,NECO,GCE OR EQUIVALENT qualification to include Mathematics ,English Language, Literature in English or Physics at not more than two sittings and MUST have sat for the 2015/2016 UTME and scored not less than the approved cut-off mark for Degree Admission. 5. Direct Entry candidates should purchase and fill the JAMB DIRECT ENTRY (DE) Form and submit photocopy of the print-out along with duly completed NFI screening form. 6. Eligible candidates with DILPOMA CERTIFICATES in Film Arts, Theatre Arts, Mass Communication, Music, Television Production, NCE in Media related courses, IJMB with (10) Ten Points and above, plus other Certificates approved by the Academic Board can apply. Candidates in addition, must satisfy other University of Jos admission requirements. 7. Candidates who did not make NFI their choice in the 2015/2016 UTME and Direct Entry are eligible to apply and participate in the screening exercise provided they score the minimum cut-off marks and or, meet the Direct Entry Requirements, for the Degree and Diploma Programmes. NOTE a) Accommodation (optional) is also available for interested candidates who secure admission on first come, first served basis. b) Candidates can also purchase the screening form, fill, submit and participate in the screening exercise on the specified dates. METHOD OF APPLICATION Interested applicants are to obtain the screening forms at the REGISTRY of the Institute, No 7,Gbadamosi Close, behind Diamond Bank, British America junction, Jos, on payment of N3,000 .00 for the Degree and N2,500.00 for the Diploma into the NFC/NFI FEES ACCOUNT NUMBER 0003784256 in any DIAMOND BANK nationwide, on or before dates of screening. DATES OF SCREENING Screening exercise for applicants is slated as follows: Dates: Tuesday 11th – Thursday 13th August, 2015 Venue: Main Auditorium of the Institute; No 7,Gbadamosi Close, behind Diamond Bank, British America Junction Time: Time 10:00 am, daily. • Please come along with originals and photocopies of your credentials. For further inquiries, please visit www.nfi.edu.ng, www.nfc.gov.ng or contact: National Film Institute, Jos on: 080 3634 5538 or 0803 4585 050 or e-mail:- director_nfi@yahoo.com or contact@nfc.gov.ng or md_nfc@hotmail.com

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REGISTRAR NATIONAL FILM INSTITUTE, JOS