|📚 Programmes||Federal Polytechnic, Offa is offering National Diploma Part-Time programmes for 2023/2024.|
|🎓 Disciplines||Courses are available in Applied Sciences, Business, Communication, Engineering, and Environmental Studies.|
|📝 Entry Requirements||A minimum of five credit passes in relevant subjects including English & Maths at O’ level.|
|💳 Fees||An application fee of #3,500 to JAMB and a processing fee of #15,000.|
|🌐 How to Apply||Start at a JAMB office, then proceed to the official Offa Polytechnic website for application.|
|🚫 Compliance||Non-compliance with application methods will lead to ineligibility.|
|📩 Required Documents||Upload scanned copies of certificates/results. Must have an active email address.|
|⏰ Deadline||Application closes on Wednesday, 11th October, 2023.|
Available Part-Time ND Programmes: A Comprehensive Overview
Courses Across Five Schools
The Federal Polytechnic, Offa offers a comprehensive array of two-year, six-semester Part-Time programmes leading to the award of a National Diploma in the following schools:
School of Applied Sciences and Technology
- Computer Science
- Food Technology
- Science Laboratory Technology
School of Business and Management Studies
- Banking & Finance
- Business Administration
School of Communication and Information Technology
- Library and Information Science
- Mass Communication
- Office Technology and Management (OTM)
School of Engineering Technology
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Engineering Technology
- Electrical Electronic Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
School of Environmental Studies
- Architectural Technology
- Building Technology
- Quantity Surveying
- Urban and Regional Planning
- Estate Management & Valuation
- Surveying and Geo-Informatics
Essential Entry Requirements
Prospective candidates must meet the following criteria for all National Diploma (ND) programmes:
- A minimum of five (5) credit passes in relevant subjects including English Language and Mathematics, obtained in SSC or GCE O’ Level examinations at not more than two sittings.
- Alternatively, a National Technical Certificate (NTC) or National Business Certificate (NBC) with credit-level passes in a trade plus four relevant academic subjects, which must include English Language and Mathematics.
Detailed Application Procedure for Federal Polytechnic, Offa ND Part-Time Admission
Preliminary Steps and Payment
- Candidates are initially required to visit any JAMB office to complete the ‘Application for Admission of Part-Time Candidates’ into Federal Polytechnic, Offa.
- At the JAMB office, an application fee of Three Thousand Five Hundred Naira (#3,500) must be paid to obtain a JAMB Registration Number.
Completing the Application Process Online
- Subsequently, candidates should visit Federal Polytechnic Offa’s Online Portal at https://www.fedpoffaonline.edu.ng/ to pay a processing fee of Fifteen Thousand Naira (#15,000).
- Upon payment, candidates must complete the application processing form available on the portal. No additional charges will be required. Payment should be made via an Interswitch-compatible ATM card.
Document Upload and Online Screening
Candidates are to upload scanned copies of their certificates, results and other necessary documents. Furthermore, candidates must complete and print the security form and screening slip for submission at the Polytechnic’s Security Office.
Note: Failure to adhere to the stipulated application procedure will result in disqualification. Any false claims will also lead to forfeiture of admission.
Important Dates and Further Notes
- The last date for application submission is Wednesday, 11th October 2023.
- Any erroneous data entry during the application process will lead to automatic disqualification at any discovery stage.
- Successful candidates will undergo verification of their certificates.
Conclusion and Final Reminders
Candidates interested in furthering their education in a part-time capacity are strongly advised to take heed of these procedures and deadlines. Visit the Federal Polytechnic Offa’s Online Portal for additional details on entry requirements and available programmes.
By adhering strictly to the guidelines, prospective candidates can secure their spot at the esteemed Federal Polytechnic, Offa, thereby taking a significant step towards fulfilling their educational aspirations.