If you’re looking to advance your study and bag a diploma in the capital city, our list of polytechnics in Abuja is where you need to be.

Polytechnics are educational institutions regulated by the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education and set up to offer diploma degrees in a range of courses. These institutions could serve as a career-saving soft landing when you don’t meet the JAMB minimum score to advance into a University.

In this guide, I have highlighted all polytechnics in Abuja, as well as tertiary educational institutes that offer practical training in business, agriculture, and technology.

Let’s dive in!

Complete List of Polytechnics in Abuja FCT

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Here are the polytechnics and educational instituted we found operating in Abuja where you can study for a diploma and gain practical training in business, agriculture, and technology

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Dorben Polytechnic

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Dorben Polytechnic, Abuja

Formerly known as Abuja School of Accountancy and Computer Studies, Dorben Polytechnic is a private polytechnic and tertiary educational institution located in Bwari, Abuja.

The institution is approved and accredited by the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education and the National Board for Technical Education as one of the polytechnics in Nigeria.

The polytechnic aims to provide high-quality academic studies for people intending to become professionals and technical experts in their chosen careers. They offer a range of courses in National Diploma and Higher National Diploma and equip their studies with professional skills that will make them competent for future challenges.

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There are various faculties in the polytechnic: the School of Business Studies, the School of Engineering and Environmental Studies, the School of Natural and Applied Sciences, and the School of Preliminary General Studies.

Within each of these faculties, the institution offers various courses offered in Dorben Polytechnic including:

  • Business Administration and Management
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Science Laboratory Technology
  • Mass Communication
  • Estate Management
  • Computer Engineering Technology

Want to apply for a National Diploma (ND) or Higher National Diploma (HND) program? Visit the admission page on the official website for more details.

Citi Polytechnic

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Citi Polytechnic, Abuja

Citi Polytechnic is a private-owned polytechnic situated in Dutse-Alhaji, Abuja. The institution of higher learning offers quality education backed by a highly experienced staff and robust teaching equipment.

Established in 2018, Citi Polytechnic is officially accredited and recognized by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE). The citadel of learning offers a wide range of courses spread over various faculties:

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Business Administration & Management
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Accountancy

For inquiries about admission and school fees of Citi Polytechnic, kindly contact the institution.

Flyingdove Institute of Technology

Flyingdove Institute of Technology is a private polytechnic/technology institute licensed and approved by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and the Federal Ministry of Education.

The institution offers a supportive, professional environment so you can learn practical skills, build a network of industry contacts, gain real-world experience, and launch your career.

There are two schools in the institute: School of ICT and Engineering & the School of Health Technology.

Each school offers 2-year diploma programs in courses including Computer Studies, Computer Engineering Hardware, Computer Engineering Software, Environmental Health, Health Information Management, and more.

For inquiries on the admission process, kindly visit their official admission page.

Final Words

So there you have it — the top polytechnics in Abuja, FCT.

If you’re looking to study for a diploma degree in the capital city, you should look into any of them any of these options.

Got any questions or comments? Do me a favour. Kindly drop a comment below.

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  1. Uzoma emenogu says:

    Where can I study building technology in Abuja Nigeria? Is there any higher institution in f c t thi can offer building technology program.

      1. Is there any institute that offers building technology in Abuja

        1. Alexander Iorpuu says:

          Yes Abuja university

      2. Victory Uwem says:

        Mr k.F I thank you so much for this piece.
        I’d love to choose Dorben, to apply for SLT, but my concern is the registration fee. I need a sch that isn’t expensive but offerers at least a science or health related course, like SLT.
        Not including medicine and surgery, Med Lab, etc.

        Or a nursing sch that isn’t expensive to afford

    1. Amadi Anayo says:

      Nice article really, helped my search.

  2. Where can I study building technology in abuja?

  3. Oluwaseun Fadeji says:

    Please, where can I study civil engineering in Abuja

  4. Daniel ThankGod says:

    Hello please are there polytechnics that offer part time nursing programmes

    1. Where can I study Guidance and Counseling in FCT?

  5. Ngozi Ojonugwa says:

    Please, is there any of this polytechnic in fct that offer building engineer programs?
    And do they offer part time programs?

    1. No, unfortunately. None of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) polytechnics listed above offer a Building Engineering program. I recommend looking out for a closely related program such as Urban & Regional Planning or Estate Management. You can also visit the official websites of the polytechnics highlighted above or contact their admissions office to get accurate and up-to-date information.

  6. Babatunde says:

    Sir I will like to know any of these poly runs part time programs With O’level results

  7. Nathaniel Iormough says:

    Is there any polytechnic in FCT that offer Office Technology and Management

  8. John Felix says:

    Among the list of polytechnics in Abuja, which do you think is best for me to apply part time HND to study Electrical and Electronics Engineerning?

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