ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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                                                 HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND) PROGRAMMES

Candidates must meet all the requirements for admission into relevant National Diploma (ND) Programmes.

Minimum of Lower Credit Pass in the National Diploma (ND) Examination relevant to the programmes.

A minimum of one – year cognate working experience.

NB:      Candidates applying for Higher National Diploma should notify their former Institutions to forward their academic transcript to the Academic Secretary.

NATIONAL DIPLOMA (ND)/NIGERIA CERTIFICATE IN EDUCATION (NCE) TECHNICAL PROGRAMMES

Interested candidates for National Diploma (ND) and Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) Technical Programmes should as usual apply through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) by obtaining 180 Points for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) accordingly.

 

                            In addition to the above

Candidates must obtained credits passes in five (5) subjects relevant to the programme including English Language and Mathematics in SSCE/GCE/NABTEB/NECO at not more than two (2) sittings.

OR

Five credit passes (including English and Mathematics) in relevant subjects obtained at the final examination of an NBTE recognized Preliminary ND/Pre – NCE Technical Programmes offered in the Polytechnic or a similar Post Secondary Technical Institution.

 DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

GCE/SSCE/NABTEB/NECO Ordinary Level or equivalent (Teachers Grade II), with three (3) credit passes in Economic, Business Methods, Principles of Accounts, Literature in English, Commerce, History, Geography, Government, Agricultural Science, Biology PLUS a pass in English Language and Mathematics obtained at not more than two sittings.

In line with the Polytechnic regulations, candidates who have successfully completed the programme(s) and have also obtained qualifications for admission into the National Diploma programme by direct entry be given ADVANCED CREDITS or admitted into National Diploma (ND II) direct as is obtainable in Kaduna Polytechnic.

DIPLOMA SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (DSD)

Grade II Certificate of SSCE with at least four (4) credits in English and any other three (3) subjects from the following: Government, History, Economics, Integrated Science etc;

Holders of Intermediate Certificates in Community Development and Adult Education, and Social Development;

Three (3) credits with two passes in relevant subjects plus at least two years working experience;

Any other relevant qualification acceptable to the Polytechnic;

PRELIMINARY STUDIES (SCIENCE) PROGRAMME

At least five (5) SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level passes or their equivalent in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Geography, Wood Work, Metal Work, Technical Drawing, Aeromechanic, Additional Mathematics, Agric Science, etc.

NOTICE:  All  preleum Students MUST Remedy their "O" Level Defeciencies plus JAMB Results at not less than 180 Points before gaining admission into National Diploma/National Certificate in Education Technical Programmes.

PRE – NCE (TECHNICAL) PROGRAMME

At least five (5) SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB ordinary level passes at a sitting or passes at two (2) sittings in English Language, Mathematics and any three (3) other Technical or Applied Science subjects;

City and Guilds with a background in Mathematics, English, Physical Sciences and Technical Drawing;

Federal Craft Certificate with at least passes in five (5) Academic subjects including English Language, Mathematics and other Science related subjects;

A complete TC II Certificate with at least five (5) passes in English Language, Mathematics and other Science related subjects.

CERTIFICATE IN SCIENCE LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY (CSLT) PROGRAMME

Two passes in any Pure Science subjects (Mathematics inclusive) or SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB ordinary level.

A pass in any Pure or Applied Science subject at SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level plus a minimum of three years working experience in a Laboratory.

    REMEDIAL (SCIENCE) PROGRAMME

A minimum of three (3) credit passes at SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level, one (1) of which must be a Science subject.

ELEMENTARY MECHANICAL AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE (EMEATC), BLOCK LAYING AND CONCRETING (BLCC) AND ELEMENTARY ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS, COSTING AND CONTRACTING (EEICC) PROGRAMMES

BATC with one year working experience in relevant industry;

Trade Test Grade II in related filed with credit in Technical or Vocational Training;

Three (3) passes in relevant subjects in WASC, SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level obtained in not more than two sittings; and

Any other qualifications recognized by the Polytechnic.

INTERMEDIATE MECHANICAL AND AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE
PROGRAMME (IMEATC)

Elementary EATC/EMTC obtained at credit level or pass level with atleast one year working experience;

City and Guilds Part 1 or Trade Test III in relevant field with evidence of Technical or Vocational Training;

Four (4) passes in relevant subjects in WASC, SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level in not more than two (2) sittings.

   CERTIFICATE IN AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY (CAT)

Minimum of three (3) passes in NECO, SSCE, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level or their equivalent two of which must be in science subjects.

   CERTIFICATE IN CATERING AND HOTEL MANAGEMENT (CCHM)

Attempted SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level or their equivalent two of which must be in science subjects.

ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN CATERING AND HOTEL MANAGEMENT (ACCHM)

Holders of Certificate in Catering and Hotel Management or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.

          CERTIFICATE IN NUTRITION AND DIETETICS (CND)

Attempted SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB Ordinary Level or their equivalent with at least a pass in the relevant subjects.

   ASSISTANT LIBRARY OFFICER’S CERTIFICATE (ALO)

SSCE, NECO, GCE, NABTEB at least three (3) passes;

Candidates with Library Assistant Certificate (LA);

Library Assistant with at least two (2) years working experience.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Application form is available on the Hukpoly admission Portal www.hukpoly.edu.ng  

Click on How to Applyto proceed with the online application

            Without prejudice to JAMB admission requirements, all candidates seeking admission into the Polytechnic must also complete Polytechnic Application Forms for admission.

            Applications CLOSE by  Friday, 28th October, 2016.

 

SALISU GAMBO LAWAL,
FCAI, SMAWB
ACADEMIC SECRETARY
FOR – REGISTRAR