Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Agricultural Technology 2022

Agrotechnology, often known as agricultural technology or agtech, is the application of technology to agriculture, horticulture, and aquaculture with the goal of increasing productivity, efficiency, and profitability.

Agriculture-related goods, services, or software programs that enhance different input-output processes are referred to as agricultural technology.

All the mentioned Polytechnics in this article have Departments that offer an ND in Agricultural Technology.

The department has created outstanding diplomats. The departments have a commercial, teaching, and research farm with qualified lecturers, teachers, and technicians.

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

  • Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic, Bauchi
  • Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Afikpo
  • Akperan Orshi College Of Agriculture, Yandev
  • Anambra State College Of Agriculture, Mgbakwu, Anambra State
  • Audu Bako College Of Agriculture Danbatta, Kano
  • Bauchi State College Of Agriculture, Bauchi
  • Binyaminu Usman College Of Agriculture, Hadijia
  • College Of Agriculture And Animal Science, Bakura, Zamfara State
  • College Of Agriculture, Bauchi
  • College Of Agriculture, Jalingo
  • College Of Agriculture, Kabba
  • College Of Agriculture, Lafia
  • College Of Agriculture, Zuru
  • D.S. Adegbenro Ict Polytechnic, Itori
  • Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro
  • Edo State College Of Agriculture, Iguoriakhi
  • Enugu State College Of Agriculture, Iwollo, Enugu State
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Bali
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Bauchi
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Mubi
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Nekede
  • Federal College Of Agricultural Produce Technology, Hotoro Gra Extension, K
  • Federal College Of Agriculture, Akure
  • Federal College Of Agriculture, Ishiagu
  • Federal College Of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan
  • Federal College Of Animal Health And Production Technology, Vom
  • Federal College Of Forestry Technology, Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Federal College Of Forestry, Jos
  • Federal College Of Forestry, Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna
  • Federal College Of Freshwater Fisheries Technology, New Bussa
  • Federal College Of Horticulture, Dadin Kowa, Gombe State
  • Federal College Of Land Resources Technology, Kuru, Jos
  • Federal College Of Land Resources Technology, Owerri
  • Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti
  • Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina
  • Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure
  • Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo, Owerri
  • Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Kwara State
  • Lagos State Poly, Ikorodu
  • Mohammed Lawan College Of Agriculture, Maiduguri
  • Moshood Abiola Poly, Abeokuta
  • Niger State College Of Agriculture, Mokwa, Niger State
  • Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria
  • Oyo State College Of Agriculture, Igboora
  • Plateau State College Of Agriculture, Garkawa, Plateau State
  • Polytechnic Of Sokoto
  • Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri
  • Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  • Samaru College Of Agriculture (Division Of Agricultural Colleges Ahmadu Bel
  • The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo State
  • The Polytechnic, Ibadan
  • Yaba College Of Tech, Yaba
  • Yobe State College Of Agriculture, Gujb

Academic Requirement For Admission Into National Diploma in Agricultural Technology 

Five O’ level credit passes in SSCE or its equivalent examination, which must include English Language, Mathematics, Agricultural Science/Biology, and any one of the following in not more than 2 sittings: Physics, Economics, Geography, Technical drawing, Food & Nutrition as well as Animal Husbandry/Fisheries.

JAMB combinations are English Language, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, and any other subject from the following; Mathematics, Physics, Economics, and Geography.

Direct Entry

SSCE or equivalent examination requirements for admission into the ND program in Agricultural Technology/Animal production/Animal Health/Fisheries/Forestry/Crop Production/Horticulture and Agricultural Engineering.

A minimum of Lower credit pass at ND in Agricultural Technology or any of the above-named Agricultural science areas from any NBTE-recognized institution and one (1) year post-ND cognate work experience or

A pass at ND Agricultural Technology or any above-named Agricultural science areas with at least Two (2) years post-ND cognate work experience.

Conclusions

Agricultural technology is transforming the agricultural sector. This data-intensive technology can significantly increase food production effectively, efficiently, and sustainably.

To all aspiring students wishing to major in Agricultural Technology in any Polytechnic listed above in Nigeria, We wish you all success in your academic pursuits.

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