The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti on Monday, said it would now charge students thirty thousand per course as an examination resit fee.
The institution in a memo signed by its Registrar, Mufutau Ibrahim said the approval for the re-sit would apply to students of Pharmacy and Basic Medical Sciences.
The memo with reference number “FUOYE/REG/MM/105/Vol3/409 dated October 13, 2023 reads, “The University Management at its meeting held on 7th August 2023, considered and approved the request for students in the faculties of Pharmacy and Basic Medical Sciences to re-sit for examination starting from 200level and above.
“Management also approved that the examination re-sit fee shall be Thirty Thousand Naira (N30,000.00) only per course.”
The PUNCH reports that a re-sit examination is taken when an individual fails a test or examination in the first instance.
Meanwhile, some students of the institution, who spoke to journalists on Monday, expressed concern over what they tagged as the high cost of the examination resit fee.