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A Guide to Studying at Kogi State Polytechnic

Kogi State Polytechnic is a state-owned institution established in 1992 by the then governor of Kogi State, Prince Abubakar Audu.

Located in Lokoja, Kogi State, the polytechnic was accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) in 2007. Its mission is “To produce skilled and competent manpower for commerce and industry using standard facilities and efficient personnel for the benefit of humanity.”

 Kogi State Polytechnic School Fees

Below are the school fees for regular students for the 2020/2021 academic session.

Accounting, Business Administration.

Year 1


Non Indigene

Year II


Non Indigene













School of Engineering, Applied Science, etc.

Year 1


Non Indigene

Year II


Non Indigene











Kogi State Polytechnic Address

Kogi State Polytechnic is located in Lokoja, Kogi State.

 Kogi State Polytechnic Cut Off Mark

The UTME cut off mark for the 2020/2021 academic session is 140.  To be eligible for the Post UTME screening, prospective candidates must score 140 or above in UTME.

 Kogi State Polytechnic News

To stay updated with the latest news, kindly click on the following link: https://www.kogistatepolytechnic.edu.ng/News

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Kogi State Polytechnic Courses

Here are some of the courses offered at Kogi State Polytechnic:

Architectural Technology

Business Administration & Management

Science Laboratory Technology

Computer Science

Surveying and Geo-Informatics

Civil Engineering Technology

Library and Information Science


Mineral Resources Engineering Technology

Metallurgical Engineering Technology

 Kogi State Polytechnic HND Form

Candidates seeking admission into the Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes for the 2020/2021 academic session are required to follow the application procedure stated below:

  • Visit the official website, kogistatepolytechnic.edu.ng, and click on ‘Apply.’
  • Complete the form displayed on the page.
  • Complete email authentication
  • Click ‘Login.’
  • Fill in your username and password.
  • Complete the bio-data form
  • Enter your O’ Level grade
  • To generate RRR, click on payment/pay online.
  • Print application/screening slip.
  • Full-time applicants must pay for application and screening before they can be allowed to print the application/screening slip.
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Kogi State Polytechnic

How to Apply for Kogi State Polytechnic

Here is the step-by-step for applying to Kogi State Polytechnic:

  • Visit the polytechnic’s website: kogistatepolytechnic.edu.ng and click on ‘Apply.’
  • Read the instruction before proceeding to log in.
  • After reading the instruction, click on proceed to login.
  • Fill in your ‘UTME No’ as username and ‘password’ as your default password.
  • Complete the short bio-data.
  • Upload passport photograph with size not more than 20kb. It should also have a red background.
  • Upload O’ Level result. If the result(s) is awaiting, select the awaiting option.
  • Click on the payment button to pay the Post UTME screening fee of N2,000. Generate RRR and click to pay online or to proceed to the bank.
  • After payment is made, print the registration slip. It must be coloured.
  • Take the registration long with you when coming for screening.

 Kogi State Polytechnic Resumption Date

The management is yet to release the polytechnic’s resumption date. The federal government has issued a statement, instructing institutions in Nigeria to halt academic activities due to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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