Federal Government Increases School Fees for Unity Colleges
The Federal Ministry of Education has issued a directive to raise the school fees for new students enrolling in Federal Government Colleges, popularly known as Federal Unity Colleges, from ₦45,000 to ₦100,000.
In a circular addressed to all Principals of Federal Unity Colleges, the directive stated that the new students will now be required to pay ₦100,000, a significant increase from the previous fee of ₦45,000.
The increased fees cover various aspects and activities of the school, including tuition and boarding fees, uniforms, textbooks, deposits, exercise books, prospectus, caution fees, ID cards, stationery, clubs and societies, sports, extra lessons, insurance, and more.
The circular, titled “Approved Fees/Charges for Federal Unity Colleges (1st Term) for New Students,” was signed by Hajia Binta Abdulkadir, the Director of Senior Secondary Education.
It is important to note that the approved fees and charges mentioned in the circular apply to all Unity Colleges and will impact multiple aspects of students’ education and school life.