This article is designed to help students who wish to study Architectural Technology Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Technology in Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) as it is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in YABATECH to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
Yaba College of Technology is the first higher institution in Nigeria to establish a Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, with linkages with the world of commerce and industry. The centre offers compulsory courses which must be taken by all students throughout their stay in the college.
There is a Quality Assurance Unit in the college which monitors the quality of academic service delivery.
The Applied Research and Technology Innovation (ARTI) Unit was established to promote research and linkages with private sector organizations for the exploitation and use of research. ARTI also assists to promote linkages between students of Yabatech and students of other institutions especially in the area of research.
Free medical service is provided at the Medical Centre, which is open 24/7. Sports facilities are provided at the sport complex which is located at the centre of the campus. The college has won the Nigeria Polytechnic Games Association five times out of sixteen editions of the competition.
The college has a second campus at Epe, this campus is home to the Department of Agricultural Technology and Michael Otedola Information and Communication Centre.
The College is currently headed by Engineer Obafemi Omokungbe, the Rector. He is the first alumnus of the institution to be appointed Rector. He succeeded Dr. Margaret Kudirat Ladipo, on March 6, 2018 who completed her tenure December 10, 2017.
To study Architectural Technology candidates must meet the following requirements.
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Architectural Technology;
You require; Mathematics,
English Language and any two subjects from the following:
A pass in Fine Art or Technical Drawing will be an advantage.
In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Architectural Technology under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in the above Universities include;
Mathematics and any two of the following
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Architectural Technology, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
You require; a) YABATECH requires five credit passes at not more than two sittings which must include Physics, Mathematics, English Lang and two other subjects from Chemistry, Geography or Economics.
b) MAPOLY requires five credits in not more than two sittings or four credits at a sitting.
c) IBADAN-POLY requires five credit Passes at not more than two sittings in English Language, Mathematics, Physic and two other subjects from Chemistry, Fine Art, Geography, Economics Technical Drawing, Biology/Agricultural Science, Metal-Work/Wood-work and Building Construction.
d) OSUNTECHCOLLEGE requires credit pass in English Language and does not accept Religious Knowledge and History.
e) EKITI-POLY accepts Commerce/Economics, Fine Art, History/Government as course requirement.
f) EDE-POLY does not accept History, Further Maths, Religious knowledge but accept relevant Technical components.
g) RAMAT-POLY requires two other credit passes from Geography, Technical Drawing, Chemistry and Biology.
f) RUGIPO requires five credit passes at not more than two sittings to include Physics, Mathematics, English Language and two other subjects from Chemistry, Fine Art, Geography, Economics, Building Construction and Land Surveying, Technical Drawing and Metal Work/Wood Work.
g) NEKEDE-POLY requires five credit passes in Mathematics, Physics/Chemistry and any three other subjects from those listed in column 2.
h) ILARO-POLY accepts Geography as UTME subject.
i) KWARA-POLY accepts Credit Passes in Introduction to Building Construction, Bricklaying/Block Laying, Concreting, Walls Floors, and Ceiling Finishing, Joinery and Carpentry as requirements. It does not accept Commerce as a requirement for Architectural Technology.
j) BAUCHI-POLY: Accepts Mathematics, Physics, and any two of T/Drawing, Fine Art, Geography.
k) HUSSAINI-POLY does not accept History and Religious Knowledge as Course requirements.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into YABATECH for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 150 or above in your JAMB result.
The departmental Cutoff Mark for Architectural Technology in YABATECH is 59