NIGERIAN POLYTECHNICS AND THEIR CUT OFF MARKS.

As a result of the recently concluded JAMB examination, students whose score couldn't meet up with their choice of Federal/State university are considering other options one of which is opting for polytechnics. Below is a table containing Federal/State polytechnics that are accredited in Nigeria,  their cut-off mark, institution rank and a guide on choosing polytechnics/things you need to know about polytechnics. 

    Polytechnic is a technical institution that offers post secondary technical education programmes and at the completion of the course awards National Diploma and Higher National Diploma. 
 

LIST OF POLYTECHNICS: RANK, OWNERSHIP AND INSTITUTION RANK IN NIGERIA. 

You should consider the following before choosing a polytechnic: 

1. YOUR PREFERRED COURSE
   Polytechnics don't offer every course. For example; polytechnics don't offer courses like Medicine and Surgery, Law. You should check if your choice of polytechnic if it's offering your preferred choice of course. 

2. CUT OFF MARKS:
     You don't have to worry much about cut off marks as most polytechnics set their cut-off mark as low as 120. Although, some polytechnics require students to sit for post utme and failure to meet up with their post utme cut-off mark means rejection. You should check if your choice of polytechnic write post utme and study for it. 

3. FACILITIES/INFRASTRUCTURE: 
   You should consider the facilities/infrastructure of the polytechnic has to lecture your preferred course. 

You should also know the following about Polytechnics:
  
1. DIRECT ENTRY: 
    After the completion of your programme and you've been awarded a national diploma or you're awaiting the certificate, you can further your education by purchasing a direct entry form. You purchasing a direct entry form would also require you writing another jamb examination. 

2. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA: 
   You can also take a Higher National Diploma form to further your education. You can choose to stay in the polytechnic you finished your ND or move to another polytechnic for your HND. 

3. You can not serve the country with just your ND although you can work with it. You'd need a HND certificate or your B.sc before you can serve the country.

4. The HND certificate and the B.sc certificate are not the same, although there are moves to make it the same. 


RANK

POLYTECHNIC

OWNERSHIP

INSTITUTION RANK IN NIGERIA.

CUT-OFF MARK

  1

Yaba College of Technology, Lagos State.

Federal

59

120 -  ND

160 - UNN DEGREE

  2

Auchi Polytechnic, Edo state.

Federal

71

120

  3

Federal Polytechnic Ilaro, Ogun state.

Federal

75

120

  4

Lagos State Polytechnic,Ikorodu, Lagos.

State

76

120

  5

Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.

Federal

91

120

  6

Federal PolytechnicNekede, Imo State.

Federal

94

120

  7

The Polytechnic Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo state.

State

99

120

  8

Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State.

Federal

108

120

  9

MoshoodAbiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Ogun State.

State

111

120

  10

Federal Polytechnic Oko

Federal

118

120

  11

Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin, Kwara State.

State

121

120

  12

Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna State.

Federal

124

120

  13

Federal Polytechnic Idah.

Federal

126

120

  14

Federal Polytechnic Bida

Federal

128

120

  15.

AkwaIbom State Polytechnic, IkotOsunua.

State

138

120

 16

AkanuIbia Federal Polytechnic, Unwanted.

Federal

140

120

  17

IMO State Polytechnic, Umuagwo Ohaji.

State

142

120

  18

Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo, Ondo State.

State

153

120

  19

Gateway ICT Polytechnic, Saapade(GAPOSA)

State

157

120

  20

Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic.

State

158

120

  21

Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi Ukwu.

State

164

120

  22

Niger State Polytechnic, Zungeru. .

State

167

120

  23

Delta State Polytechnic Otefe Oghara.

State

168

120

  24

 

Kogi State Polytechnic

State

170

120

 25

Plateau State Polytechnic, Barkin Ladi.

State

172

120

  26

Federal Polytechnic, Nassarawa.

Federal

175

120

  27

Abia State Polytechnic.

State

187

120

  28

Edo Polytechnic, Usen.

State

201

120

  29

Abubakar Tatari Ali

State

208

120

  30

Jigawa State Polytechnic.

State

213

120

31

Hassan Usman Kastina Polytechnic.

State

208

120

  32

Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo.

State

221

120

  33

Polytechnic Ife.

State

229

120

  34

Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri, Borno State.

State

237

120

  35

Federal Polytechnic Mubi

Federal

255

120



YOU CAN ALSO READ: HOW TO PICK SCHOOLS BEFORE WRITING THE JOINT ADMISSION AND MATRICULATION BOARD(JAMB) EXAM AND AFTER WRITING THE EXAM. 

There you have it! You know the polytechnic to choose now using your current jamb score.

DISCLAIMER: This article is based on research and experience, any decision taken by you based on this was made by choice and we have no responsibility for the consequences.

GOOD LUCK!!!!





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