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2013/2014 ADMISSIONS ADVERTISEMENT

ADMISSION INTO HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND), (FULL-TIME & PART-TIME), NATIONAL DIPLOMA (PART-TIME) AND REMEDIAL STUDIES (FULL-TIME) FOR THE 2013/2014 ACADEMIC SESSION.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin in the 2013/2014 Academic Session:

AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES
1.HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND), FULL-TIME PROGRAMMES (TWO SESSIONS)

The following programmes are available on Full-Time basis only for two academic sessions.

 

A. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED SCIENCES
1. Statistics
2. Science Laboratory Technology with options in Chemistry, Microbiology & Physics with Electronics.
3. Hospitality Management

B. INSTITUTE OF FINANCE & MANAGEMENT STUDIES
1. Accountancy
2. Banking & Finance
3. Business Administration and Management.
4. Marketing
5. Public Administration
6. Purchasing & Supply

C. INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
1. Architectural Technology
2. Building Technology
3. Estate Management
4. Quantity Surveying
5. Urban & Regional Planning
6. Surveying and Geoinformatics.

D. INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
1. Computer Science
2. Office Technology & Management

E. INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
* Agricultural Engineering Technology with options in:
1. Farm Power & Machinery Engineering
2. Post Harvest Technology
3. Soil and Water Engineering

* Civil Engineering Technology with options in:
1. Structural Engineering
2. Transportation Engineering

* Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology with options in:
1. Power and Machine
2. Electronics and Telecommunication

* Mechanical Engineering Technology with options in:
1. Manufacturing Engineering Technology
2. Power and Plant Engineering Technology

* Mining Engineering Technology with option only in:

  • 1. Mining Engineering Technology

* Metallurgical Engineering Technology with option only in
1. Metallurgical Engineering Technology

NB: Prospective candidates are expected to indicate their areas of interest (options)

2. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND), PART-TIME PROGRAMMES (THREE SESSIONS)

The following programmes are available on Part-Time basis only for three academic sessions.

A. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED SCIENCES
1. Statistics

B. INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
1. Computer Science

C. INSTITUTE OF FINANCE & MANAGEMENT STUDIES
1. Accountancy
2. Banking & Finance
3. Business Administration and Management
4. Marketing
5. Public Administration
6. Purchasing & Supply

D. INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

1. Electrical / Electronic Engineering Technology
2. Mechanical Engineering Technology
3. Agricultural Engineering Technology
4. Civil Engineering Technology

3. NATIONAL DIPLOMA (ND), PART-TIME PROGRAMMES (THREE SESSIONS)

A. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED SCIENCES
1. Statistics
2. Science Laboratory Technology
3. Hospitality Management

B. INSTITUTE OF FINANCE & MANAGEMENT STUDIES

1. Accountancy
2. Banking & Finance
3. Business Administration and Management.
4. Marketing
5. Public Administration
6. Purchasing & supply

C. INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

1. Architectural Technology
2. Estate Management
3. Urban & Regional Planning
4. Building Technology.

D. INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
1. Civil Engineering Technology
2. Electrical / Electronic Engineering Technology
3. Mechanical Engineering Technology
4. Metallurgical Engineering Technology.
5. Agricultural Engineering

E. INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
1. Computer Science
2. Office Technology & Management

4. REMEDIAL STUDIES PROGRAMMES (ONE SESSION ONLY)
The following Remedial Studies programmes are available on Full-Time basis for indigenes of Kwara State only and to run for one academic session:

1. Agricultural Engineering Technology
2. Agricultural Technology
3. Architectural Technology
4. Building Technology
5. Electrical / Electronic Technology
6. Estate Management
7. Hospitality Management
8. Computer Science
9. Civil Engineering Technology
10. Metallurgical Engineering Technology
11. Mechanical Engineering Technology
12. Mineral Resources Engineering Technology
13. Statistics
14. Urban & Regional Planning
15. Surveying and Geoinformatics.
16. Science Laboratory Technology
17. Office Technology and Management
18. Quantity Surveying

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND) PROGRAMME
Applicants for admission into the HND programmes will be required to have the following qualifications:

1. National Diploma (ND) with a minimum of Lower Credit in the relevant field and five (5) relevant O/L credit passes at WASC, GCE, NECO and NABTEB at not more that two sittings. These credit passes must include English Language and Mathematics.

2. Evidence of one year Post ND Cognate experience (Industrial Training)

3. Applicants with Pass Grade in the ND will be required to have at least two (2) years Post National Diploma Industrial Experience .
4. Applicants in Agricultural Engineering Technology (Post-Harvest Technology options) are required to have at least a Lower Credit Grade at National Diploma (ND) programme in any of the followings:

1. Agricultural Engineering Technology
2. Agricultural Technology
3. Food Science Technology

* Applicants for Metallurgical Engineering Technology are expected to be graduates of National Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering Technology only.

* Applicants for Mining Engineering Technology are expected to be graduates of National Diploma in Mineral Resources Engineering Technology only.

* Holders of ND Computer Engineering are not admissible into HND
Elect/Elect. Engineering Technology and HND Computer Science
Programmes.

* Candidates will not be admitted in HND programmes different from those they had in their ND programmes.

* It is mandatory for HND Full-Time Applicants to fill the JAMB Registration Numbers used for their ND Programmes, Only Applicants with ND JAMB Registration Numbers will be considered for admission.

NATIONAL DIPLOMA (ND) PROGRAMMES (PART-TIME)

1.Applicants for admission into Part-Time National Diploma (ND) programmes will be required to have a minimum of five (5) O/L Credits at SSCE, GCE, NECO, and NABTEB at not more than two sittings.

2. Credit Passes in Mathematics and English Language is compulsory for all Applicants seeking admission into any programme in the Polytechnic.

REMEDIAL STUDIES PROGRAMME

Applicants seeking admission into the Remedial Studies programme must be INDIGENES of KWARA STATE with at least five (5) passes in WASC/GCE/NECO/NABTEB which must include English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.

METHOD OF APPLICATION:

Applications for admission will be done fully online. To make online payment for HND FULL TIME, HND PART TIME, ND PART TIME AND REMEDIAL STUDIES, follow the link through the school website: www.kwarapoly.edu.ng and other instructions there.

Note:
1. All applications attract a charge of Seven Thousand Five Hundred Naira (N7,500.00) exclusive of bank and other charges.

2. All payments for application should be made through ‘College Pay’ using your Debit Card, Master Card, or Prepaid Card.

3. All applications close on 31st July, 2013.

Signed
M. O. Salami
Registrar

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