Posted on April 13, 2023, 11:08 pm

Abia State Polytechnic Aba is the only polytechnic established and owned by the Abia State Government.

It was established with a mission to provide training, research, and development of techniques in the applied arts science, technology, commerce, and other fields of learning including entrepreneurship.

The institution is located in the commercial hub of Abia State. It is open to all prospective applicants irrespective of race, sex, state, or religion. However, the polytechnic operates an admission policy that takes cognizance of the guidelines of the State Government, the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), and other related bodies.

With a seasoned Governing Board, Management, highly skilled qualified, and dedicated lecturers.
Has full accreditation from the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) to run the following courses in National and Higher National Diploma Programmes.

1. School of Business Management and Technology (SBMT) –

  • Accountancy, Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Marketing
  • Office Technology and Management
  • Public Administration.

2. School of Science and Industrial Technology (SSIT) –

  • Computer Science
  • Statistics
  • Science Laboratory Technology
  • Biology/Microbiology,
  • Biochemistry Physics Electronics,
  • Food Science Technology
  • Hotel Management Technology.

3. School of Environmental Design and Technology (SEDT) –

  • Architecture, Surveying, and Geo-Informatics
  • Building Technology
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Estate Management
  • Urban and Regional Planning.

4. School of Engineering Technology (SET) –

  • Computer Engineering
  • Welding and Fabrication,
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering.
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering

5. School of General Studies and Communication Technology (SGS&COM TECH)

  • Mass Communication

The Department of Mass Communication is established to run courses designed to ensure that technological and specialized education is offered in broadcasting, print journalism, public relation, advertising, publishing, new media, photography, film, and cinematography.

The program also provides the student with the requisite skills and competence to be gainfully self-employed in journalism, mass media, and other related fields of human endeavor.

Admission is still on for the 2022/2023 academic session into National Diploma (Morning/Evening), Higher National Diploma Morning and Evening Programmes, Pre-ND, and umuahia study center studies. Candidate for National Diploma Programmes morning is expected to apply with 2022 UTME Jamb results and upload their O’level result(s) on the Jamb website to enable them to access Admission status.

Prospective Candidates should apply by logging on to the polytechnic application website to generate the invoice with which to pay and acquire pins from any of the following banks.

1. Keystone Bank PLC
2. Eco Bank PLC
3. Zenith Bank
4. Sterling Bank PLC
5. UBA Bank PLC
6. Stanbic Bank PLC
7. Guaranty Trust Bank
8. Union Bank
10. First Bank of Nig LTD
11. Polaris Bank LTD
12 Fidelity Bank

Please note that the cost of the online form is #9,000 excluding Banks Changes (cost of Post UTME Inclusive). Candidates who applied for admission should check online for their admission on our website

For Further enquiries/technical support please call 08034272172 or 0705045186
Mr. C.C Oriaku