Are you excited about your admission to Federal Polytechnic Damaturu (FPD) for the upcoming academic session? Congratulations! It’s the first step towards a promising educational journey. To help you navigate the registration process smoothly, we’ve put together this comprehensive guide for new students at FPD.
Step 1: Create an Account on the FPD Portal
The first order of business is to create an account on the FPD portal. Here’s how:
- Visit the FPD website.
- Click on the “New Student Registration” link.
- Follow the prompts to create an account by providing your name, email address, and phone number.
Step 2: Upload Your Required Documents
Once you’ve set up your account, you’ll need to upload several essential documents to complete your registration:
- Admission letter
- JAMB UTME result slip
- O’level result slip
- Birth certificate
- Passport photograph
Make sure you have digital copies of these documents ready to streamline the process.
Step 3: Pay Your School Fees
After uploading your documents, it’s time to handle your school fees. You have two options:
- Pay your school fees online through the FPD portal.
- Visit a designated bank branch to make your payment.
Paying your fees on time is crucial to ensure a hassle-free registration process.
Step 4: Collect Your Student ID Card
Your student ID card is your ticket to academic activities at FPD. After clearing your fees, you can collect your ID card from the FPD bursary office. Don’t delay this step, as you’ll need your ID card for various campus activities.
Step 5: Register for Your Courses
With your ID card in hand, it’s time to register for your courses. Here’s how to go about it:
- Visit the FPD registration office.
- Meet with your academic advisor who will guide you in choosing the right courses for your program of study.
Your academic advisor is there to help you make informed decisions about your course selections.
Step 6: Start Attending Classes
Once you’ve successfully registered for your courses, it’s time to dive into your academic journey at FPD. The academic calendar, containing information about important dates and events, can be found on the polytechnic’s website.
Tips for New Students
To ensure a smooth transition into your new academic life at FPD, consider the following tips:
- Start the registration process early to avoid any delays.
- Have all your required documents prepared and organized before beginning the registration process.
- Pay your school fees on time to prevent any disruptions in your education.
- Collect your student ID card as soon as possible, as it’s essential for campus activities.
- Seek guidance from your academic advisor when registering for courses.
- Attend classes punctually to stay on track with your academic calendar.
Embarking on your educational journey at FPD is an exciting opportunity, and following these steps and tips will help you get off to a great start. We wish you the best of luck in your studies and hope your time at Federal Polytechnic Damaturu is both rewarding and fulfilling.