Federal Poly Nekede HND Admission Application 2023

Federal Poly Nekede HND Admission – The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri (FPNO), located in the heart of Imo State, has opened its doors for applications into its Higher National Diploma (HND) full-time programmes for the 2023/2024 academic session. With various courses offered across different disciplines, aspiring students have the opportunity to pursue their academic and career goals.




This comprehensive guide provides all the essential information regarding the available courses, entry requirements, and step-by-step instructions on how to obtain the HND form.

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Overview: Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri (FPNO)

  • Institution: Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri (FPNO)
  • Academic Year: 2023/2024
  • Courses: Various courses in Business, Engineering, Design & Technology, Industrial & Applied Sciences, General Studies, & Agriculture
  • Requirements: Candidates need a National Diploma in the chosen program, 5 relevant O’level credit passes, and 12-24 months of Industrial Training Experience
  • Application: Application is done through the school’s website (www.fpno.edu.ng)
  • Fee: N15,000 payment for an application form, payable through the Remita platform or using VISA, Verve, or MasterCard
  • Deadline: All applications must be completed by 31st August 2023
  • Location: The application process can be completed from any location to minimize trips to Owerri

Available HND Courses at Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri

The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri offers a wide range of HND courses across different faculties, ensuring that students can pursue their interests and passion. Here are the schools and the HND programmes they offer:

School of Business & Management Technology (SBMT):

  • Accountancy
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Administration & Management
  • Marketing
  • Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • Office Technology & Management
  • Public Administration
  • Co-operative Economics & Management
  • Taxation

School of Engineering Technology (SET):

  • Agricultural/Bio Environmental Engineering (with various specializations)
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering (with different options)
  • Mechanical Engineering (with distinct options)
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Mineral and Petroleum Resources Engineering (with a mining option)

School of Environmental Design & Technology (SEDT):

  • Architecture
  • Building Technology
  • Estate Management
  • Urban & Regional Planning
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Surveying & Geo-informatics
  • Arts and Design Technology (with various options)

School of Industrial and Applied Sciences (SIAS):

  • Food Technology
  • Science Laboratory Technology (with multiple options)
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Hospitality Management



School of General Studies (SCS):

  • Mass Communication (with distinct options)

School of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology (SAAT):

  • Agricultural Technology (with different specializations)
  • Fisheries Technology

Eligibility for HND Admission

To be eligible for the Higher National Diploma (HND) Programmes at FPNO, candidates must meet the following entry requirements:

  1. Possess a National Diploma in the chosen programme from a recognized/accredited Polytechnic or Monotechnic.
  2. Have at least five (5) relevant O’ level credits, including English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings in WACE/NECO or NABTEB (O’ level Examinations).
  3. Acquire at least one year or two years post-National Diploma Industrial Training Experience.

Candidates seeking admission into any of the HND programmes should refer to the Polytechnic website (www.fedpolynekede.edu.ng) for specific entry requirements.

Important Note: False data entry during the online registration will lead to disqualification of the candidates at any time it is discovered.

How to Apply for FPNO HND Full-Time Admission

If you meet the requirements and are interested in applying for the HND full-time programmes, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the school portal at www.fpno.edu.ng and click on the “Application form link” under the student’s menu, then choose HND to proceed.
  2. Fill your Bio-data in the form and generate an invoice; print or copy out the invoice number (you can do this on your mobile phone).
  3. Make a payment of N15,000.00 (Fifteen Thousand Naira only) on the Remita platform, using the RRR number on the invoice you generated. You can also choose to make payment using your VERVE, VISA, or MASTER CARD. If you choose the card payment option, you will be asked to fill in the card details for the payment to be processed immediately.
  4. Return to the school’s website, www.fpno.edu.ng, click on “application form,” and complete your application process. Submit your data as requested and print out your acknowledgment slip. If you process your payment using your card, you will return to the portal immediately to print your receipt and acknowledgment slip.
  5. All application procedures must be completed on or before 12 midnight on 31st August 2023.

Applicants can complete the application process from any location nationwide, minimizing the need for unnecessary trips to Owerri.

The Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri promises an engaging and enriching academic year for the 2023/2024 session. Aspiring HND students are encouraged to apply and become part of this exceptional educational journey. Grab this opportunity to further your education and pursue your dreams at FPNO!


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