Fed Poly Nekede Post UTME Eligibility Criteria
All 2019/2020 UTME candidates who applied to Federal Polytechnic Nekede, owerri as institution of first or second choice with a UTME score of 180 and above.
They are to purchase the screening form for a fee of ₦2,000, payable on the remita platform at any branch of any commercial bank nationwide.
All 2019/2020 UTME candidates who applied to Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri as institution of first or second choice with a UTME score of 180 and above.
Method of Application for Fed Poly Nekede Post UTME Screening
All candidates are requested to log on to www.fpno.edu.ng to purchase the screening form for a fee of N2,000, payable on the remita platform at any branch of any commercial bank nationwide.
Application fee is ₦2000
The following are required:
(a) O’level Result (WASSCE, NECO & NABTEB).
(b) UTME Score.
(c) JAMB subject combination for the course applied.
- Candidates are advised to Change to Federal Polytechnic Nekede Owerri as their FIRST CHOICE institution.
- Any wrong information supplied, disqualifies the candidate.
Duration: All submissions and payments must be completed on or before 30th August, 2019.
NB: Any wrong information supplied, disqualifies the candidate.
About Fed Poly Nekede
The Federal Polytechnic, Nekede Owerri started in 1978 as the College of Technology, Owerri. It was established by the Imo State Government through Edict No.16 of April 1978. It took off at its temporary site at the premises of Government Technical College (GTC), Owerri along Egbu Road in the same year.
In 1981, the institution moved to its present and permanent location at Nekede in Owerri.
By the Imo State Government Edict No.6 of 1987, the name of the institution was changed to, “The Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri.” Six years after and precisely on 7th April 1993, the Federal Government had it renamed again to, “The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri”.
FUNCTIONS OF THE POLYTECHNIC
The Federal Polytechnic Nekede Owerri is regulated by the Federal Polytechnics Act (CAP 139) of 1979. The functions of the Polytechnic as provided for in Section 2(1) of the Act are as follows:
A. To provide full-time or part-time courses on instruction and training in:
i. Technology, Applied science, Commerce and Management
ii. Such other fields of applied learning relevant to the needs of the development of Nigeria in areas such as industrial and agricultural production and distribution, research, development and adaption of technique as the council may from time to time determine.
B. To arrange conferences, seminars and study groups relative to the fields of learning specified in paragraph(a) of this subsection(1)
C. To perform such functions as in the opinion of the council, may serve to promote the objectives of the polytechnic.
Conscious of the objectives for which the polytechnic was established, it adopted the Motto, “Knowledge and skill for service”, right from its inception in 1978. It has vigorously pursued its objectives.