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Top 10 Best Polytechnics In Nigeria (2023)

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Polytechnics in Nigeria are numerous, making it stressful to choose the right one. We have compiled as of May 2023. Enjoy!

Please note: Polytechnics in Nigeria offer National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) programs, which run for five years, including a one-year internship. Students can choose to register for the ND alone, which lasts for two years and then proceed to a university as a direct entry student.

1) LAGOS POLYTECHNIC(LASPOTECH)

 

Lagos Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) is a state university located in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. Established in 1978, it is one of the rapidly growing polytechnics in Nigeria, with over 50,000 students in eight faculties and various specialization departments. The Polytechnic offers great educational services to its students.

2) KADUNA POLYTECHNIC

Kaduna Polytechnic, also known as KadPoly, is a federal polytechnic and one of the best in Nigeria. Established in 1951, it is one of the oldest polytechnics in the country. The Polytechnic is located in Kaduna town, Kaduna State, and has about 25,000 students, 14 schools, 7 colleges, and more than 138 programs.

3) FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC OKO

Federal Polytechnic Oko is a federal polytechnic ranked among the top ten and located in Oko town, Anambra State, Nigeria. Established in 1979, it was once a college of arts and science before being upgraded to a polytechnic. The polytechnic is preferred in eastern Nigeria and has about 30,000 students, over 30 courses, different departments, and three campuses.

4) IMO STATE POLYTECHNIC

Imo State Polytechnic is a state-owned polytechnic in Nigeria that is considered one of the best. It is located in Umuagwo, Imo State, Nigeria. Established in 1987 as Michael Okpara College of Agriculture, it became a polytechnic in 2007. The Polytechnic has over 10,000 students and offers over 30 courses.

5) OSUN STATE POLYTECHNIC

Osun State Polytechnic is a state-owned polytechnic in Nigeria rated as one of the best. It was established in 1992 in Iree, Osun State. The polytechnic grew from being a campus of the Polytechnic, Ibadan, to becoming a polytechnic on its own. Osun State Polytechnic has over 10,000 students, eight faculties, and more than 39 departments.

6) THE POLYTECHNIC, IBADAN

The Polytechnic, Ibadan, is a federal polytechnic established in 1970 and located in Ibadan, Oyo State. The polytechnic is special in its vocational and skills acquisition center, fostering students to gain skills before they leave the school. It is one of the best polytechnics in Nigeria with over 19,000 students.

7) FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, NEKEDE

Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, is a federal polytechnic highly ranked by students all over Nigeria. It is located in Nekede, Imo State, and is popular among the Ibo people. The Polytechnic was established in 1978, formerly called the College of Technology, and became a federal polytechnic in 1993.The school has over 10,000 students and places emphasis on science, engineering, and technology.

8) AUCHI POLYTECHNIC

Auchi Polytechnic is a leading polytechnic in Nigeria and is regarded as one of the oldest. It was established in 1963-1964 and is located in Auchi, Edo State, Nigeria. The Polytechnic has over 10,000 students and is popular for its research and development activities for the growth and development of students and the community.

9) YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, YABA

 

Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, is one of the top 10 federal polytechnics present in Nigeria. Established in 1947, it is one of the oldest institutions of learning in the country. The college is located in Agege, Lagos State, Nigeria, and has over 16,000 students in various departments and courses. Yabatech has the potential to become a university and provides excellent infrastructure, equipment, and academic support for its students. The polytechnic also has a great list of alumni.

10) FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, ILARO

Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, is one of the top federal polytechnics in Nigeria, established in 1979. The Polytechnic has been in the top position for several years. It is located in Ilaro, Ogun State, Nigeria. The Polytechnic offers over 32 courses and has over 10,000 students. It has maintained a consistent academic calendar for 12 years and counting, making it a popular choice among polytechnics.

We have provided you with the top 10 polytechnics in Nigeria. We really hope this list helps you in one way or another. We look forward to your comments.

 

 

 

 

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