IBADANPOLY Department of Urban & Regional Planning Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Urban and Regional Planning Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Technology in Ibadan Polytechnic (IBADANPOLY)

The Polytechnic, Ibadan is an institution of higher learning in Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria. Founded in 1970, Poly Ibadan is similar to other polytechnics in Nigeria. The institution was established to provide an alternative higher education to universities, particularly in technical skill acquisition.

In this post, we will talk about the

-The subject combinations needed to study Urban and Regional Planning
– JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
– O’Level Subjects and Requirements
– Direct Entry Requirements

Also see: List Of Courses Offered In IBADANPOLY 

To study Urban and Regional Planning , candidates must meet the following requirements.


The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Urban and Regional Planning;

You require; Mathematics,
Geography and three other subjects from:
English Language,
Fine Art/Technical Drawing,
Further Mathematics,
History/Government Business Methods/Bookkeeping and Principles of Accounting One of the three subjects must be a basic science subject.
At least a credit pass in English Language is compulsory.


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Urban and Regional Planning under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in the above Universities include;

Geography and two other subjects from course requirement


a) NEKEDEPOLY accepts Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.

b) KAD-POLY accepts any three of Mathematics, Geography and any one from Economics, Biology or Agricultural Science.

c) RIVPOLY accepts Economics in lieu of Geography.

d) OFFAPOLY requires Mathematics, Geography/Economics and any one subject from Sciences or Fine Art.

Direct Entry Requirements

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Urban and Regional Planning, if you don’t intend to use UTME.

You require; a) IBD-POLY and OSUNTECH require a credit in English Language and Geography.

b) ILAROPOLY requires a credit pass in English Language.

c) MAPOLY requires four relevant credits at one sitting or five credits at not more than two sittings.

d) LASPOTECH requires credits in English and Mathematics and a pass in any of the following science subjects:
1) Physics
2) Chemistry
3) Biology/Agricultural Science plus any one credit from subjects chosen from:
*) Economics *) Geography *) Art/Tech Draw.

e) RUGIPO accepts a pass in English Language. Requires Mathematics, Economic/Geography and a Science subject as UTME subject.

f) YABATECH credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, one subject from Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science and any other from Government, Statistics, Fine Art/Technical Drawing, History, Commerce, Further Mathematics/Physics, Chemistry or Biology.

g) EKITIPOLY requires credit passes in Mathematics and Geography, a Basic Science subject and one from English Language, Economics/Commerce, Art/Technical Drawing and Statistics and offers the course as Urban and Regional Planning.

h) PLAPOLY requires O/L credits in Mathematics, Eng. Lang, Geography and other subject from Economics, Arts, Tech. Drawing, Government/History, Chemistry, Physics, Biology.

i) OSPOLY does not accept History and Government as course requirement. It however requires a credit in Geography

j) KWARAPOLY does not accept Commerce, Business Method, Agric. Science, Government/History and Account but accepts a Credit Pass in Statistics.

k) RUGIPO accepts a pass in English Language.

l) NEKEDEPOLY requires credit passes in Mathematics, a Science Subject and any other three subjects chosen from those listed in column 2

m) MAPOLY requires four credits at one sitting or five credits at not more than two sittings to include Mathematics, English language and one science subject. Other subject from Chemistry, Physics, Biology/ Agricultural Science, Geography Economics/Commerce, Fine Arts/Technical Drawing, Government/History, Religious Knowledge, Further Mathematics and Nigerian Language.

JAMB Score

For any candidate to be admitted in any Department in the University of Lagos, the Candidate must score 150 and above in JAMB. 

Departmental  Cut-Off Mark

The Departmental cut-off mark for Urban and Regional Planning is 150

Also see: Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Urban and Regional Planning 

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