HND Requirements

Temple Gate Polytechnic, Aba is open to all applicants irrespective of race, sex, state, religion or political persuasion. However, the polytechnic operates an admission policy that takes cognizance of guidelines of the state government , National Board of Technical Education and other relevant bodies.


GUIDELINES FOR ADMISSION INTO THE ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES

Candidates are advised to study the brochure before completing the application forms. Application forms, which are ot not properly completed, may not be processed. Candidates who do not meet the required entry qualifications will not be considered for admission.


A. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

1. GENERAL MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

     a. Candidates must process the minimum requirements for the National Diploma (ND) PROGRAMME in the specific field.
     b. They must posses the National Diploma of Temple Gate Polytechnic, Aba or the equivalent from recognized institutions in the appropriate disciplines with a minimum
     of lower Credit Pass(CGPA of 2.50)
     c. They must have by the expected date of admission, completed a minimum of twelve (12) calendar months post National Diploma industrial Work Experience relevant to
     their field of study.
     d. Candidate with CGPA below 2.50 must have completed a minimum of two years of post ND cognate work experience.


2. AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES AND SPECIFIC REQUIREMENT FOR HND MORNING

     a. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (SBMT)
         (i) Accountancy

     b. SCHOOL OF INDUSTRIAL AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY (SIAST) HND
         (i) HND Computer Science
         A least lower credit pass in National Diploma in C omputer Science obtain from a recognized institution with an accredited Computer Science Programme. Candidate
         with CGPA below 2.50 must have completed a minimum of two years post ND cognate work experience.

     c. HND SCIENCE LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES
         (i) HND Biology/ Microbiology

ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR HND MICROBIOLOGY

Candidate must possess the National Diploma in Science Laboratory Temple Gate Polytechnic, Aba or equivalent recognized institution.


Candidate must have, by the expected date of admission completed a minimum of twelve (12) calendar months post National Diploma Industrial Work experience relevant to their field of Study.


Candidate with CGPA below 2.50 must have completed a minimum of two years post ND cognate work experience.


SUBMISSION OF REFEREE’S REPORT AND ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPT

Candidates are strongly advised to urge their institutions and referees to forward their academic transcripts and referees report promptly. Failure to submit the above documents on time may result in rejection of the application of a candidate.


PROCESSING OF APPLICATION

Application forms for all programs are obtained from the Polytechnic at the cost of five Thousand Naira (#5,000) and should be accompanied on completion with the following items:


  • • 5 Passport Photographs
  • • O/ Level Result(s) for ND candidates and O/L with ND Results for HND candidates
  • • Photocopy of L.G.A. identification Letter
  • • Identification Letter from your School/Church


For further inquiries, contact the following GSM numbers: 08068114962 and 08035512159