Top 10 best Polytechnics in Nigeria.

Top 10 best Polytechnics in Nigeria.

This article contains the list of  top 10 best Polytechnics in Nigeria. A polytechnic is one of the best places to gain technical knowledge/skill and if you’re thinking in that direction, then you should enroll at the best ones in the country.

In this article, we’ve gathered the list of top 10 best Polytechnics in Nigeria based on the quality of programmes offered and also the quality of graduates produced.

Top 10 Best Polytechnics In Nigeria 2019.

    • Auchi Polytechnic

Type: Federal Polytechnic
Rector:Dr. Momodu Sanusi Jimah
Located at Auchi in Edo State

Auchi Polytechnic is one of the oldest and leading Polytechnic in the county. Established by the Federal Government in 1964.
Their curriculum meets the international standard and the school website/portal enables student to chat with fellow student and also the school’s E-library.
    • Yaba College of Technology

Type: Federal Polytechnic
Rector: Engr. Obafemi Omokungbe
Locateda Yaba in Lagos State

Popularly known as YABATECH, this prestigious institution was established in 1947.
YABATECH is the most popular polytechnic in the country among students, especially JAMBITES.
YABATECH have the some of the best lecturers in the country, with high educational qualification. If you attend this institution, you are sure to receive quality education at it’s fullest.
As of the time writing this article YABATECH has 8 schools and 34 academic department which offers 64 accredited courses across ND, HND and Post HND levels.
      • Federal Polytechnic Nekede
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Type: Federal Polytechnic

Rector: Rector Rev. Dr. Michael C. Arimanwa


Located at Nekede, Owerri In Imo State.

The vision of Federal Polytechnic Nekede is to provide qualitative teaching in innovation and technology aspect.

Federal Polytechnic Nekede is committed to teaching students with technical and professional skills to become not just employable but also job creators as well.



    • Polytechnic Ibadan

Type: State Polytechnic
Rector: Prof. Olatunde Olubadejo Fawole

Located at Ibadan in Oyo State

Polytechnic Ibadan popularly known as Ibadan Polytechnic was established in 1970 as a successor to Technical College, Ibadan.

There are 5 faculties within the school;

  1. Engineering
  2. Science
  3. Environmental Studies
  4. Financial and Management
  5. Businessand Communication

Polytechnic of Ibadan runs both ND and HND programmes. The polytechnic has about 25000 enrollment.

    • Lagos State Polytechnic

Type: State Polytechnic
Rector: Dr. Abdulazeez A. Lawal
Located at Ikeja in Lagos

Popularly known as LASPOTECH, the school was established 40 years ago to train the young people in order to attain their potential.

It was reported that a student of LASPOTECH recently built a drone as his project. The establishment of this institution goes in line with the promise

    • Osun State Polytechnic

Type: State Polytechnic
Rector: Dr. Jacob O. Agboola
Located at Iree in Osun State

Osun State Polytechnic also known as OSPOLY was established in 1992, with over 38 department within 7 faculties.
The school was initially operating as a satellite campus of the  polytechnic of Ibadan.

    • Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro

Type: Federal Polytechnic
Rector: Arc. Aluko Olusegun
Located at Ilaro in Ogun State

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Faderal Polytechnic, Ilaro was established in 1979 is one of the Topmost polytechnic in the country.

In 2014 it was reported by JAMB that federal polytechnic, Ilaro was one of the most sought after Polytechnic.

Unlike other institutions, the school had a smooth running of it’s calendar over a decade now.

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      • Imo State Polytechnic

Type: State Polytechnic
Rector: Fr. W.C. Madu
Located at Umuagwo in Imo State

Imo State Polytechnic, established in 1978 as Micheal Okpara College of Agriculture, Umuagwo was renamed as the Imo State Polytechnic in 2007.

The polytechnic has made a giant stride in agriculture field. In 2009, the agricultural department developed 43 varieties of high yielding cassava.

Some of the Courses offered in Imo State Polytechnic include;

    • Agriculture
    • Management sciences
    • Engineering and food science.


    • Federal Polytechnic Oko

Type: Federal Polytechnic
Located at Oko in Anambra State

The polytechnic Oko, can traced to as College of Art and Science established by Anambra State Government in 1979.

And in 1985, an Edict of the Anambra State Government formalized the status of the College as a Polytechnic and named it Anambra State Polytechnic, Oko.

The institution was later taken over by the Federal Government and was renamed as Federal Polytechnic,Oko.

The Polytechnic has 3 campuses, the main Campus located at Oko and other two campuses located at Ufuma and Atani Campus.

Federal Polytechnic Oko, is one of the most Preferred institution of choice by young school leavers according to joint admission and Matriculation Board (Jamb) data.

    • Kaduna Polytechnic
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Type: Federal Polytechnic
Rector: Prof. Idris Muhammed Bugaje
Located in Kaduna state

Popularly known as KADPOLY, started operation as a technical institution in the northern Nigeria as far back as 1956. And was initially called Kaduna Technical Institute.

The polytechnic was one of the most sorted after poly especially in the northern Nigeria and currently have student enrollment of 25,000.

Currently, KADPOLY has 138 programmes in 44 Academic Departments with staff strength of about 2,963 (Academic and Non- Academic).

Those are the best polytechnics in Nigeria that are accredited and please note that these arrangement is subject to change, depending on performances.

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