Oral Interview for admission into HND/Post HND holds as follows:
1. Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th October 2018 for candidates in the Faculties of Engineering, Science and Environmental Studies.
2. For Faculties of Business and Communication Studies and Financial and Management Studies, it holds on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th November, 2018.
The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has ranked Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Imo, as the best in the country. Masa’udu Kazaure, executive secretary of the board, made this known in Kaduna on Thursday. Kazaure said the polytechnic emerged the best after scoring 85.08 percent in the assessment of 112 federal, state and private polytechnics in the country. He said the exercise covered the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic sessions.
An inspirational Centre of Learning, the citadel of Academic Excellence, a hub of Technological Innovations.
The Polytechnic, Ibadan was established in 1971 as a successor to the erstwhile Technical College, Ibadan under the provisions of a principal Edict cited as the Polytechnic, Ibadan Edict 1971. This Edict has undergone several amendments in order to make the Polytechnic relevant to the present day needs of Oyo State, the Proprietor in particular and Nigeria in general.
The primary function of the Polytechnic is to provide for students training and development of techniques in applied science, engineering, environmental science and commerce. The Polytechnic has been producing majorly middle-level manpower that has been making valuable contributions to the social and economic development of the country. Over the years the Polytechnic has also produced high-level manpower in some areas such as urban and regional planning, mass communication etc. The primary focus of the Polytechnic is training that is practical oriented.