Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Metallurgical Engineering Technology 2023

Metallurgical engineering studies metals and how they can be safely turned into goods that serve humanity, such as surgical implants, computer chips, automobiles, space exploration materials, and more.


Metallurgical engineers analyze materials for safety, design sustainable materials, and systems for recycling current materials, study material failures, and develop testing procedures to ensure materials can resist harsh environments.

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

  • Benue State Poly, Ugbokolo
  • Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku
  • Fed. Polytechnic, Ida
  • Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja
  • Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Kwara State
  • Plateau State Polytechnic, Barkin-Ladi
  • Waziri Umaru Fed. Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi
  • Yaba College Of Tech, Yaba

Entry Requirements

UTME Requirements

  • English Language 
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Metallurgical Engineering include the following:


Five (5) SSCE credit passes to include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Language, and one other Science subject.

Direct Entry Requirements

‘A’ level passes in any two of Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry.


Our society’s heavy reliance on a range of metals creates the foundation for metallurgical engineering careers today.

This field is incredibly diversified, providing exciting and various employment prospects for young and intelligent people. Students pursuing this subject, however, must be equally interested in science, technology, and engineering.

We believe that this article will be helpful to all students who want to major in Metallurgical Engineering Technology. We at RealMina continue to wish you success in your academic endeavors.


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