Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola Admission Eligibility for 2019/2020 Academic Session

Find Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola Admission Eligibility.

  1. Candidates who scored 120 and above in UTME for all courses.
  2. Candidates must have chosen Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola as first choice.

NOTE: Candidate that wrote Jamb 2018/2019 and have the institution as Second Choice, Third and Fourth Should go the Jamb office and have it First so they can be admitted. Candidate should also go to their portal accept and print their admission and report to school for registration

Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola

Adamawa State Polytechnic, Admission Entry Requirement

Requirements into Preparatory Course for National Diploma

For the Preparatory Course for National Diploma, the general entry requirement is five GCE O’Level/SSCE with a minimum of pass grades in not more than two sittings in subjects relevant to the programme.


a) GCE ‘O’ Level or SSCE with a minimum of pass grades ordinary passes or their equivalent in English Language and Mathematics and three subjects chosen.

Choice of the three subjects will determine the programme in which the candidate will finally enrol for the National Diploma.

b) National Technical Certificate (NTC) or equivalent with pass grades in the relevant trade and passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one subject


The minimum entry requirement into National Diploma Programmes in any of the following:

  1. SSCE/GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent with credit level passes in five subjects relevant to the programme at not more than two sittings”
  2. Five credit level passes in relevant subjects obtained at the final examination of an NBTE recognized preliminary ND course offered in a Polytechnic or Similar Post-Secondary Technical Institution.
  3. The National Technical Certificates (NTC), National Business Certificate (NBC) or National Vocational Certificate (NVC) final with Credit level passes in five subjects relevant to the programme.
  4. In addition to 1 – 3 above, candidates must obtain a satisfactory score in the JAMB – MPCE Examination which is conducted annually.
  5. A holder of the Advanced National Technical Certificate (ANTC) may be given advanced placement in the ND Programme provided the candidate has also met the minimum entry requirements into the ND Programme and obtained a minimum of credit level grades in the ANTC Examinations.

Applicants for Technology Programmes

All candidates applying for Science and Technology Programme must possess a credit level pass in Mathematics and at least a pass in English Language.  Exceptions are:-

Art and Design in which a credit level pass is required in English Language (not Literature in English).

Applicants for Business Studies Programmes:

Candidates should have credit passes in English Language and Mathematics.


Applicants who possess the following qualifications may be considered for direct admission into Higher National Diploma Programmes:

  1. The National Diploma (ND) or National Innovation Diploma (NID) with a minimum of a lower credit pass in the discipline obtained from an NBTE accredited programme plus a minimum of one-year Post-ND or Post-NID cognate work experience in the field of specialisation.
  2. Candidates with ND or NID at pass level and a minimum of two-year post-ND or Post-NID work experience may also be considered.
  3. For the HND Bilingual Secretarial Studies Programme, a pass in the relevant language at the SSCE or equivalent qualifications will be an advantage.  This is in addition to 1 – 2 above.  All candidates will be expected to pass an intensive 16 weeks language course prior to the commencement of the programme.