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Federal College of Education Obudu: A Detailed Review

The Federal College of Education, Obudu is a government-owned institution located in Obudu, Cross River State.

The institution was founded by the first Executive President of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, in 1982, as a regular college. It started operations within the premises of Government Secondary School, Obudu.

The Federal College of Education, Obudu, was initially controlled by the Federal Ministry of Education. On January 10, 1983, the institution commenced academic activities. It started with about 140 students and 6 staff.

The institution was initially an affiliate of the University of Calabar. It was, however, granted autonomous status along with some other federal colleges of education in 1986.

The Federal College of Education’s mission is “to promote learning for service through the production of competent professional teachers for Nigerian schools.”

Federal College of Education Obudu Latest News

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Federal College of Education Obudu School Fees

UTME New Students

Vocational Students: N83,050

Non-Vocational Students: N83,050

Direct Entry (DE)

Vocational Students: N88,050

Non-Vocational Students: N83,050

Payment can be made in installments. It will, however, attract a fee of N300 for each installment payment.

New Students


1st Installment: N49,830

2nd Installment: N33,220


1st Installment: N49,830

2nd Installment: N33,220

Direct Entry


1st Installment: N52,830

2nd Installment: N35,220


1st Installment: N49,830

2nd Installment: N33,220

 Federal College of Education Obudu Courses

Some of the courses offered at the Federal College of Education, Obudu, include:

Educational Technology/Christian Religious Studies

Education/Social Studies

Business Education

Agricultural Education


Physical & Health Education

Educational Technology/Political Science

Adult & Continuing Education/Physics

Adult & Continuing Education/Biology

Guidance & Counselling/Mathematics

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Federal College of Education Obudu Post UTME

The Federal College of Education, Obudu, invites qualified candidates to apply for its Post UTME form.

Candidates must have chosen the Federal College of Education, Obudu, as their first institution choice and scored a minimum of 160 in UTME. Candidates who did not choose the institution as their first choice can do so by applying for a change of institution with JAMB.

To apply for the Post UTME form, candidates should follow the procedure outlined below:

  • Visit the following link:
  • Generate a RRR. The application form attracts a fee of two thousand naira. To make payments, candidates should pay online using their ATM cards or visit Zenith bank or First bank.
  • After making payment, continue registration by providing the required information.

Print a copy after completing the application form. Also, attach photocopies of credentials to the application form.

The credentials should include the JAMB result slip. Afterwards, submit the documents to the Degree Programme Unit. The institution will communicate the specified date and time for the Post UTME aptitude test, which will be held on the school premises.

To be considered for admission, UTME candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Candidates should possess a minimum of 5 credit passes in relevant subjects (including English Language and Mathematics) at O’ Level. It must be obtained at not more than two sittings.
  • Candidates should have written the 2020 UTME and scored at least 160.
  • Candidates must have written UTME subjects that are relevant to their course of study.

 Provost Federal College of Education, Obudu

The provost of the Federal College of Education, Obudu, is Dr. James Bassey Ejue.

Federal College of Education Obudu Phone Number

Here is the institution’s phone number: +234 (0) 800 000 0000

Enquires can also be made via the institution’s email address:

FCE Obudu Degree Programme

Programmes, which lead to the award of the Bachelor Degree, include the following:

Bachelor of Arts in Education (BA.Ed)

  • Education/French
  • Education/Religious Studies
  • Education/English

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Adult and Continuing Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Education/Social Studies
  • Educational Administration and Planning
  • Education Technology

Bachelor of Science in Vocational Education (B.Sc. Ed)

  • Business Education
  • Agricultural Science Education


Maryam A

Maryam AbdulWahab is a creative writer and lifestyle blogger. She is also a graduate of Economics from Al-Hikmah University. She lives and breathes literature. When she isn’t writing prose or blog posts, she is reading a fiction work or studying events around her. She writes from Lagos, Nigeria. You can find more of her works on her handles.

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