Nigerian Polytechnic Offered in Forestry Technology

This is a compilation of the List of Polytechnics Offering Forestry Technology in Nigeria

We will also talk about;
– The subject combinations needed to study Forestry Technology
– JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
– O’Level Subjects and Requirements
– and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Forestry Technology

List of Polytechnics that offer Forestry Technology as a course

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

Number of Polytechnics: 17

  • 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

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements

In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Forestry Technology under the Faculty of Agriculture in the above Universities include;Mathematics and any two of Chemistry, Physics or 
Technical Drawing

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Forestry Technology;You require; Mathematics,Physics and Chemistry and any two subjects from:
1. Biology/Agricultural Science 
2. Technical Drawing,
3. Basic Electronics/Basic Electricity,
4. Auto Mechanics,
5. Metal Work,Woodwork (for Civil Engineering Tech.),
6. Further Mathematics
7. English Language, 
8. Geography,
9. Economics/Commerce.For Marine Engineering and 
Industrial Safety & Environmental Engineering a pass in Biology is required.
At least a credit pass in English Language is required.

Direct Entry Requirements

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Forestry Technology, if you don’t intend to use UTME.You require; A. FCFJOS:

i. Requires either of Biology/Agricultural 
Science,Physics,Chemistry,Mathematics,Economics or Geography as UTME subject.

ii. For Horticultural Technology requires five O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural Science and any two of Geography, Physics and Economics is required. At least a pass in Chemistry is Compulsory.

B.COAJA : accepts any three of Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Technical drawing or Geography as UTME subjects.

D.RUGIPO: requires five O’level credit passes in 
Biology/Agricultural Sciences, Mathematics and any three from Geography, Food and Nutrition, Technical 
Drawing, English Languag.

E. Nigeria Language, Chemistry, Physics, Economics and Home Economics. At least a pass in English Language and Physics are requires.

F. IMOPOLY : requires five credits from SSCE/GCE O’Level Subjects: Biology/Agricural Science, Maths, English Language and any two from the following: Geography, Economics, Statistics, Physics,and Chemistry. A pass in Chemistry is Compulsory.

G.BUPOLY :requires Biology/Agric and two of 
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Economics, and Geography as UTME subject.

H. FCWM: requires a pass in English 
Language and Chemistry are compulsory. Credit passes in Biology/Agricural Science, Mathematics and any three of the following – Geography, Food and Nutrition, Economics, Technical Drawing, English Language, Physics,Chemistry, Nigerian Language and Home Economics.

I. OYSCAI : requires five O’ level credit passes to 
include Mathematics, English Language,Physics, Chemistry and any other one from Biology/Agricultural 
Science, basic Electronics/basic Electricity, Auto Mechanics, and Economics/Commerce.

J. RUGIPO : requires five O’ level credit passes to 
include Biology/Agricultural Science, Mathematics, Chemistry and two from Geography, Economics,English Language and Physics. It requires at least a pass in English Language.

K. FCFMT: requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics,Biology/Agricultural Science and any other Science Subject.


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