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Federal Polytechnic Nekede: Courses Offered & Requirements (2020)

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Federal Polytechnic Nekede is one of the best polytechnics in Nigeria that offers quality education to students on various disciplines. As such, we’ll list all courses offered in this academic institution with their respective admission requirements and our article will include the location, school’s history and the admission cut off marks for each department.

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Federal Polytechnic, Nekede: Overview

The Polytechnic which is situated in Nekede started at Government Technical College, Owerri in 1978 as College of Technology by the Imo State government. The federal government took over the institution on 7 October 1993 which resulted to a change of the polytechnic’s name to “The Federal Polytechnic, Nekede”.

Federal Polytechnic, Nekede is located in Imo State in the southeastern part of Nigeria. They offer National Diploma and Higher National Diploma courses at the various undergraduate levels.

The polytechnic has five faculties which are classified into: Engineering and Technology, Industrial and Applied Science, Business Management Technology, Humanities and Social Science and faculty of Environmental Development Technology. The school also has various departments that offer Diploma programmes in the courses they have.

Courses offered at Federal Polytechnic Nekede and Admission Requirements

The Federal Polytechnic, Nekede has its courses fully accredited to offer diploma programmes. These programmes aren’t only technologically based, but range from sciences, arts to othe engineering and technology inclined courses.

The general requirement of the Polytechnic into any of the departments in the undergraduate programmes is that applicants must apply through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) body and must meet the school’s cut off mark. This will be added by meeting the minimum 5 credit O’Level required by the department of interest in not more than two sittings.

The table below shows the list of courses and their entry admission requirements into the Federal Polytechnic Nekede:

S/N PROGRAMMES O’LEVEL REQUIREMENTS UTME SUBJECT COMBINATION
1 ACCOUNTING Five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Geography, Commerce, Principle of Accounts/Accounting and Economics is the O’level entry requirements for intending candidates. English Language, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce.
3 ARCHITECTURE Five credit passes including Mathematics and any of English Language, Technical Drawing, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Biology, Computer Studies, Economics & Arts. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Two ‘A’ Level passes in Physics and Mathematics
4 BANKING AND FINANCE Applicants must have five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Geography, Commerce, Principle of Accounts/Accounting and Economics is the O’level entry requirements for intending candidates. English Language, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce.
5 BUILDING TECHNOLOGY AND SURVEYING/ GEO-INFOMATICS Requirements for these courses are five credit passes which includes Mathematics and any of English Language, Technical Drawing, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Biology, Computer Studies, Economics & Arts. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
6 BUSINESS ADMINSTRATION AND MANAGEMENT Five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Geography, Commerce, Principle of Accounts/Accounting and Economics is the O’level entry requirements for intending candidates. The JAMB UTME subject combination for these courses are English Language, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce.
7 CHEMICAL ENGINEERING Five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject from either Agricultural Science, Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Dying & Bleaching/Leather Goods Manufacturing. Mathematics, English, Physics and Chemistry.
8 CHEMISTRY Five credit passes including English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and any other one from Biology, Agricultural Science, Computer Studies, Cosmetology or Dying & Bleaching English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or Biology.
9 CIVIL ENGINEERING A five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject from either Agricultural Science, Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics and Geography. Mathematics, English, Physics and Chemistry.
10 COMPUTER SCIENCE Five credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects from Computer Studies, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science or Data processing/GSM Maintenance. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Biology or Agricultural Science.
11 CO-OPERATIVE ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT Passes in Mathematics and Economics, Geography, History, Government and Principles of Accounts/ Accounting. English Language, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce.
12 ELECTRICAL/
ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
Five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any other subject from either Agricultural Science or Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Electrical Installation & Maintenance Works, Auto Electrical Work. Mathematics, English, Physics and
13 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Five credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics or a pass in Physics and a credit pass in Geography, Agricultural Science, Computer Studies /Health Education, Fisheries/Tourism. English Language, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics or Physics.
14 FOOD TECHNOLOGY Passes in Biology, Agricultural Science, Economics, English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and any other from Computer Studies and Food science. English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics or Biology.
15 FISHERIES Intending Candidates must posses credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science and any other from Biology, Geography, Computer Studies, Physics and Aquaculture. English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and any of Physics, Biology, Agricultural science and Geography.
16 LIBRARY SCIENCE Applicants seeking admission into the department of Library Science in the Polytechnic must have at least five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Literature in English, Geography, Commerce, English language and Economics will be accepted. English Language, Literature in English, Economics and Commerce.
17 MARKETING Applicants must have five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Geography, Commerce, Marketing, Principle of Accounts/Accounting and Economics is the O’level entry requirements for intending candidates. English Language, Economics, Mathematics and Commerce.
18 MARINE ENGINEERING Five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject from either Agricultural Science or Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography and Economics. Mathematics, English, Physics and Chemistry.
19 MASS COMMUNICATION Candidates seeking for admission must have five credit passes in Mathematics and any two of Geography, Commerce, English language, Principle of Accounts/Accounting and Economics is the O’level entry requirements. English Language, Literature in English, Economics and Commerce.
20 MATHEMATICS Requires a five credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects from Computer Studies, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science or Data processing. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Biology or Agricultural Science.
21 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING By seeking admission into the department of Mechanical Engineering, you are required to posses five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry , and any other subject from either Agricultural Science, Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Auto Mechanical Work, Welding & Fabrication, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration. Mathematics, English language, Physics and Chemistry.
22 OFFICE TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT It’s required to have at least five passes in Mathematics and History, Religious Studies, Economics, Geography, History, Government and Principles of Accounts/
Accounting.
English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and Commerce.
23 PETROLEUM ENGINEERING Credit passes of minimum five in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject from either Agricultural Science, Biology, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Data Processing, Mining, Plumbing & Pipe Fitting. Mathematics, English, Physics and Chemistry.
24 PHYSICS Five credit passes including English Language, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and any other subject from Agricultural Science, Biology, Computer Studies and Data Processing. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
25 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Federal Polytechnic Nekede requires passes in Mathematics and any of Geography, Literature, English language and Commerce. English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and Commerce.
26 QUANTITY SURVEYING Five credit passes including Mathematics and any of English Language, Technical Drawing, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Biology, Computer Studies, Economics & Arts. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or Economics or Geography.
27 STATISTICS A required five credit passes which should be in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects from Computer Studies, Chemistry, Biology or Data processing. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or Biology.
28 URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANING To study Urban and regional planning in Federal Polytechnic Nekede, you must have five credit passes including Mathematics and any of English Language, Technical Drawing, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Biology, Computer Studies, Economics & Arts. English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Economics or Geography.
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Things to know about Federal Polytechnic, Nekede

  1. Federal Polytechnic Nekede is situated in Nekede, a town in the locality of Owerri the state capital.
  2. Rev. Engr. Dr. Micheal Arimanwa is the 8th Rector of the Polytechnic, also a staff and former student of the school.
  3. The Polytechnic is known for producing graduates that are equipped to solve the problems in the society.
  4. Interestingly, candidates seeking admission into Federal Polytechnic Nekede have a whole chance to go through the process. This is because competition for admission into the school is quite competitive and possible if you meet the courses admission requirements.

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