From the Chairman

The 1980’s marked a turning point in the history of polytechnic education in Nigeria. The need for skilled innovative and technological oriented manpower for the technology base of the nation’s economy was emphasized by the Federal Government.

Thus, Temple Gate Polytechnic Aba, Abia State seeks to become a centre of excellence in Science and Technology by training high level manpower capable of contributing to the development of the Nigerian society.

Temple Gate Polytechnic was established in 2005, the Polytechnic received approval from the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) in March 2009.

The Polytechnic is located at Abayi in Osisioma Local Government Area of Abia State. From this strategic location, the Polytechnic can serve the states of Abia, Imo, Akwa Ibom, Ebonyi, Cross River, Rivers, Anambra and Enugu as its catchment area.

Abayi is severed by good road network and it is easily accessible from all the catchments areas.


Dr. Kevin Anyanwu

As the Chairman, Governing Council, Temple Gate Polytechnic, I am very proud to be part of an academic community that can help you identify, pursue and achieve your goals in a growing range of technology-dependent industries.

Today’s career-motivated students require educational solutions that are not only in sync with their current work-life balance, but those which also provide lifelong options for continuing their personal, professional and academic initiatives. These are the reasons Temple Gate Polytechnic is a polytechnic of choices, not only regarding the education you receive but also how, when and where you access your studies.

By embracing advancing and emerging technologies, Temple Gate Polytechnic offers an oasis of connectivity, interactivity and freedom of choice in the ways students engage a true polytechnic experience. From multiple classroom delivery options and mobile access to study materials to social networking and a focus on one-to-one communication, every aspect of polytechnic life has been addressed and accommodated by technology.

Ours is also a polytechnic committed to interpersonal guidance and mentoring relationships that foster growth and fuel an ongoing desire for students to meet new challenges by building their confidence, knowledge and skills. Temple Gate Polytechnic adheres to the credo that meaningful education requires a collaborative, one-to-one relationship between those seeking knowledge and those responsible for its delivery.

To maintain standards of service excellence unparalleled in higher education, our outcome-focused faculty, student advisors, career services professionals and highly trained support staff are dedicated to individual student satisfaction and success.

We are dedicated to providing you with excellence and innovation in education. And whether you join our community at the National Diploma (ND) or Higher National Diploma (HND) level, my pledge to you is that Temple Gate Polytechnic will be committed to your ongoing personal discovery and professional achievement.

If you have academic or professional goals and dreams that need to accommodate your personal lifestyle and responsibilities, I believe Temple Gate Polytechnic is an excellent place to begin and continue your journey.

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