This article is designed to help students who wish to study Fashion Design and Clothing Technology Faculty of Arts and Humanities in Federal Polytechnic Oko (OKOPOLY) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in OKOPOLY to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
The polytechnic is situated within Oko town in Orumba North Local Government of Anambra State. The kernel of what eventually became the polytechnic was the brain child of the Oko Progressive Union (OPU) greatly catalysed by the patronage, resourcefulness and result oriented leadership of its pioneer chairman, a former Executive Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ekwueme.
The institution is strategically located and surrounded by several centres of industries, commerce and diverse local crafts such as Awka (well known for blacksmith/iron works), Nnewi (Industry and technological products) and Onitsha and Aba (reputed for Commerce and Industries). The climatic condition of the host community, Ok ranges between 28 and 42 degrees centigrade. It is one of the fastest developing tertiary institutions in Nigeria with high futuristic disposition. It has functional memorandum of understanding with different universities within and outside the country. The Polytechnic has three campuses.
- The main campus at Oko which occupies a total land area of 89 hectres.
- Ufuma campus: This occupies a total land area of 52 hectres.
- Atani campus: This occupies a total area of 40 hectres.
To study Fashion Design and Clothing Technology candidates must meet the following requirements.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Fashion Design And Clothing Technology;
You require; Home Economics/Technical Drawing and any four of the
- Fine Art
- Biology/Agricultural Science,
- Clothing and Textiles,
- Literature in English,
- English Language,
- Home Management.
At least a credit pass in English Language is compulsory.
Jamb Subject Combination
In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Fashion Design And Clothing Technology under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include;
Chemistry and any two of Biology/Agricultural
Direct Entry Requirement
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Fashion Design And Clothing Technology, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
You require; a)YABATECH: offers the course as Fashion
Design and requires ‘O’ level credit passes in
English Language, Fine Art or Clothing, Textile or Home
Economics and any two subjects from the following History, Geography, Biology, Health Science, Technical Drawing, Economics, Mathematics and Chemistry.
Requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and any three from Home Economics, Technical Drawing, Fine Art, Clothing & textiles, History, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, Literature in English and Home Management.
Requires four ‘O’ level credit passes in English language, Fine Art and any other two subjects from History, Clothing & Textile, Chemistry, Biology, Health Science,Technical Drawing and at least credit pass in English Language is compulsory.
Requires five ‘O’ level credit
passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any other three subjects at a sitting. Six credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at two sittings as course requirements.
Accepts any three subjects as UTME subjects.
Requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any three of Clothing and Textile/Food and Nutrition/Home Management,Technical
Drawing/Fine Art, history, Physics, Chemistry,
Biology/Agricultural Science,Literature in English and relevant NTC/NBC and NVC Trades.
Requires four ‘O’ level credit passes
in English Language,Fine Art and any other two subjects from History, Clothing & Textile, Chemistry, Biology or Health Science, Technical Drawing and Mathematics.
A pass in Mathematics will be at advantage.
UTME Subject Requirement
Accepts Fine Art and Economics.
Accepts any three of Biology/Agricultural
Science, Fine Art/Technical Drawing, Mathematics,
Economics/Commerce, Clothing & Textile Technology or Chemistry.
Accepts Biology/Geography, Technical Drawing instead of Chemistry.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into Federal Polytechnic, Oko for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 100 or above in your JAMB result.
We hope that this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of Federal Polytechnic oko (OKOPOLY). We are sure to update this article should any changes be made by the school authority.
We wish you best of luck.