The aim of the programme is to prepare candidates adequately for UTME examination in order to enhance their admission chances to these programmes. The programme is an intensive nine (9) months teaching and coaching lessons.
The programme leads to the award of Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB) Certificate which shall enable candidates to gain Direct Entry admission into 200 level of the disciplines offered by FUPRE. The duration of the programme is one academic session.
To be admitted into any of the departments in the Undergraduate programme, interested applicants must apply through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and score 180 and above, having met the minimum 5 credit O'Level.
The Centre offers National Diploma (ND), Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) programmes and Certificate Courses in Safety Training and Education with a view to provide highly Industry-driven Safety Professionals for the Oil and Gas Industry and other relevant disciplines.
The centre is associated with IDSA (International Diving School Association) and EDTC (European Diving Technology Committee) leading to International Maritime Contractors Association (IMCA) accreditation to provide world Grade certification to students.
The establishment of a School of Postgraduate Studies for the University aims at providing systematic academic and research programmes, geared towards high level manpower needs of the country and the world.