Tagged: polytechnic

TRANSPARENCY

PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS TO EMBRACE TRANSPARENCY

Private universities and colleges of education in the country have been; urged to embrace open-door policy and transparency as key ingredients, if they must survive, contribute; and compete in the growing global knowledge industry. Managing Director of Peace Mass Transit, Dr. Samuel Maduka Onyishi, gave the advice when he received...

ODFL

POLYTECHNICS TO PIONEER ODFL PROGRAMME

The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), said on Monday that it had recommended polytechnics to pioneer the Open, Distance and Flexible Learning, ODFL programme in the country. Dr Masa’udu Kazaure, the NBTE Executive Secretary, made the disclosure in a message to the opening of a three-day stakeholders meeting to...

Akwapoly

AKWAPOLY ND AND HND ADMISSION 2018

Akwapoly Post-UTME registration, cut-off mark, eligibility, Application cost, deadline and relevant information for 2018/2019 session have been announced. Cut-off mark is 130. Cost is N2000. Deadline is August 17th. Screening holds August 18th. This is to inform all candidates that the process of registering candidates for 2018/2019 Admission screening Exercise...

Digital

NIGERIAN YOUTHS TO TRAIN ON DIGITAL SOFTWARE.

About 20,000 Nigerian youths are; to be; trained in digital software job creation by Facebook, a United States-based social media firm; the director-general of the Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ibrahim Pantami, has disclosed. Pantami, who gave the hint while speaking to journalists on arrival from the...

Unwana

UNWANA POLY POST-UTME 2018 CUT OFF MARK.

Unwana Poly Post-UTME registration, cut-off mark, eligibility, application cost and other relevant information for 2018/2019 academic session have been announced by the management of the polytechnic. Cut-off mark is 100. Application cost is N2000. See complete details below; Candidates who scored 100 marks and above in the 2018/2019 JAMB UTME...

Ogwashi

DELTA STATE POLY, OGWASHI POST-UTME OUT

Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi Post-UTME registration, cut-off mark, eligibility and other relevant details for the 2018/2019 academic session have been announced by the management of the polytechnic. The Cut-off mark is 150. See full details below; Eligibility Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi Post-UTME 2018: Cut-off mark, Eligibility And Registration Details Candidates must...

BLIND

NO POST UTME FOR BLIND AND DEAF CANDIDATES.

JAMB Registrar directs heads of tertiary institutions to exempt blind and deaf candidates from post UTME. The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has exempted blind and deaf candidates as well as prisoners from participating in the upcoming post UTME exercise in all tertiary institutions. Exemption of these set of candidates...

corruption

KADPOLY SUSPENDS H.O.D OVER CORRUPTION.

Kaduna Polytechnic has suspended a head of department for academic corruption. The Unnamed lecturer is said to have taken money from students and allowed them to have their scripts after examination so as to copy answers from the making scheme. Kadpoly rector Idris Bugaje disclosed this in interview in school. Bugaje who...

Certifications

Six Classes and Certifications That Can Help You Get a Raise

Sure, taking all of the course requirements for your major is a must-do, but if you want to stand out in the workforce, acquiring additional knowledge and skills can help you get ahead — not only when you’re on the job hunt, but also when you’re preparing to ask for...

Financial

FG IMPLEMENTS FINANCIAL EDUCATION STRATEGY

Hajiya Aisha Abubakar, the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, said that the Federal Government was implementing financial education strategy to help the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) manage their business finances. Abubakar said this in Abuja on Thursday at the Fate Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO’s)...

TECNO

TECNO LIGHT UP STORMS IN UNIVERSITIES.

The TECNO #LightUpYourDream2018 activities continue to gain momentum, and TECNO is taking the feat further as they visit several Nigerian universities. So if you are a student, watch out for the TECNO team on your campus and stand a chance to win amazing prizes! Scheduled to take place in 30...

impregnating

FIVE LECTURERS SACK FOR IMPREGNATING STUDENT

Five lecturers of the Waziri Umar Federal Polytechnic Staff School in Birnin  Kebbi were; yesterday dismissed for allegedly impregnating an SS3 students. This followed the committee’s report, which found them guilty of the sexual harassment. The learnt that the affected teachers had been on suspension before the committee submitted its report....

expelled

19 STUDENTS EXPELLED FROM YABATECH

The management of the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos has expelled nineteen students of the institution over various offences relating to examination malpractices. The affected students belong to various departments within the school and cut across both full-time and part-time programmes. In three different circulars published yesterday in the school,...

NON

UNIVERSITY NON TEACHING STAFF TO RESUME STRIKE

NON teaching staff of universities have threatened to resume their suspended strike following the inability of the federal government to fulfill its five weeks promise to the unions in March. ASUU strike Already, the non academic staff unions comprising National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, Non Academic Staff Union of...

UPGRADED

JAMB UPGRADED CUT-OFF MARKS FOR ADMISSION.

Reports reaching us suggests that JAMB has upgraded the Cut-Off Marks for Admissions into tertiary institutions as follows; Universities – 140, Polytechnics – 120, Colleges – 100, Institutes – 110. Please continue reading to see implications of this below. There’s absolutely no need to panic about the upgraded cut-off marks....

steal

MALE STUDENT DISGUISES AS A LADY TO STEAL

A male student of Federal Polytechnic in Oko, Anambra state, was; nabbed after disguising as a female to gain entrance into a female hostel to steal. The young man succeeded in entering the hostel but, ran out of luck when he was; caught in the act. He was; paraded by the school’s...

mandate

NIGERIA POLYTECHNICS HAVE LOST MANDATE.

The Vice Chancellor, Bells University of Technology Professor Jeremiah Ojediran, said that Polytechnics have lost their mandate of training middle class manpower for national growth. He disclosed this in Ota while addressing people at a press conference to herald the ninth convocation ceremony of the institution. The don explained that...

DEAF

DEAF, OTHERS EXEMPTED FROM WRITING JAMB.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board [JAMB]; during the 2018 JAMB policy, revealed that the blind, deaf and foreign candidates are; not supposed to participate in the post-Utme screening exercise. According to the Jamb Registrar, candidates who took the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination; in foreign countries, candidates who took...

CHARGE

INSTITUTIONS NOT TO CHARGE FOR POST-UTME.

The Federal Government on Tuesday warned that it would sanction any tertiary institutions that will; charge more than N2,000 for post-UTME. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, gave the warning at the ongoing Joint Admission and Matriculation Board Policy meeting on Admission into Tertiary institutions in Gbongan, Osun state. Adamu...

Olaolu

ICPC ARRESTS OLAOLU, RECTOR OVER PHD SCANDAL.

The Rector of Igbajo polytechnic, Akinola Olaolu, has been; arrested and detained at the Ibadan, Oyo State office of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses commission. The certificate scandals involving the rector, said he was; arrested and detained on Friday over the fraudulent PHD certificate. Olaolu was; employed in...

SARS

STUDENTS STOP DATING YAHOO BOYS, SAID SARS.

ACP Abayomi Shogunle, has reacted to claims made by a twitter user that Juliana, the young OOU student and her boyfriend who were found dead on Wednesday June 20th, were killed by SARS officers. Juliana and her boyfriend were missing for weeks after going out on a date. The boyfriend’s...

televised

2018 JAMB POLICY TO BE TELEVISED LIVE ON NTA.

The JAMB’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin while speaking yesterday ahead of the 2018 JAMB Policy Meeting Scheduled to hold on June 26th, 2018 has disclosed that the proceedings of the meeting will be televised live on NTA from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. The meeting which will be; held...

imo

2018 JAMB LAW STATISTICS, IMO DOMINATES.

JAMB statistics have shown that admission into law in Nigerian universities between 2011 and 2015 were; dominated by candidates from Imo, Anambra and Delta states. These three states were among the leading states with the highest number of Law admission for the five years. In 2011 Imo had 739 students...

credits

STAKEHOLDERS VOICED ON FIVE CREDITS FOR ADMISSION.

To be considered for a course at any university, college of education or polytechnic, candidates must meet the minimum admission requirements which incorporate possession of five O’ Level credits, including compulsorily English Language and Mathematics. A number of higher institutions require applicants to have five credits in one sitting and...