INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
Eastern Polytechnic was established in 2008. It is committed to nurturing innovation and entrepreneurial learning that develops problem-solving skills and opportunities.
The institution was approved by the Federal Ministry of Education and accredited by the National Board For Technical Education (NBTE). It is fully accredited and listed in JAMB & NBTE websites.
It is our belief that we must serve the needs of the individuals, the enterprises and the communities from which our students originate. Therefore, our mission is: To facilitate students’ access to good-quality education.
To create a learning environment which will support students’ personal development and enable them to acquire the necessary technical knowledge and the appropriate entrepreneurial and interpersonal skills, which will lead to qualifications relevant to their future employment and career development.
The general entry requirements for National Diploma (ND) Programmes are as stipulated by NBTE/JAMB.
DURATION OF PROGRAMMES
The general duration for National Diploma (ND) Programme is two years while HND is two years.
One of the features of polytechnic education is the strong emphasis on practice-based learning. Industrial attachments with industry partners are part of the curriculum and can vary in duration from three to twelve months.
The Industrial Attachment enables students to gain valuable on-the-job experience and provide them with opportunities to work with industry experts.
In Eastern Polytechnic, our laboratories are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art equipment. The lecturers are practitioners in the professions, commerce and industry.