Nigerian Polytechnic Offered in Forestry Technology 2023

Forest technology is a branch of science that focuses on growing, harvesting, and conserving trees.


With a degree in forest technology, you could work in forestry production or wood processing, as a mid-level manager, or under a conservation scientist or forester, among other things.


The following is the list of polytechnics that offer Forestry Technology as a course:

  • Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic, Bauchi
  • Akperan Orshi College Of Agriculture, Yandev
  • Audu Bako College Of Agriculture Danbatta, Kano
  • Bauchi State College Of Agriculture, Bauchi
  • Binyaminu Usman College Of Agriculture, Hadijia
  • College Of Agriculture, Bauchi
  • College Of Agriculture, Jalingo
  • College Of Agriculture, Zuru
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Mubi
  • Federal College Of Forestry Technology, Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Federal College Of Forestry, Jos
  • Federal College Of Forestry, Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna
  • Federal College Of Wildlife Management, New Bussa
  • Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina
  • Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure
  • Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo, Owerri
  • Mahammed Lawan College Of Agriculture, Maiduguri
  • Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology, Oyo State
  • Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Ondo State. (RUGIPO)

Entry Requirements

Subject Combination/UTME Requirements

Those who wish to apply for Forestry Technology are to apply for the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration.

  • English Language
  • Mathematics and any two subjects below:
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Technical Drawing

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Forestry Technology include the following:

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry and any two subjects from:
  • Biology/Agricultural Science
  • Technical Drawing
  • Basic Electronics/Basic Electricity
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Metal Work
  • Woodwork
  • Further Mathematics
  • English Language
  • Geography
  • Economics/Commerce
  • At least a credit pass in English Language is required


Forestry Technology is a rewarding career path, especially for those who love nature. Forestry Technology is an excellent option for anyone looking for meaningful work, whether they are students or adults.

It is a field that is not only in high demand and expected to grow further, but it is also extremely beneficial to both mental and physical health.

We believe this article will be useful to any students considering a career in Forestry Technology. Your academic success is still in RealMina’s best interests.


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