The Federal Polytechnic Offa, in affiliation with the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, has started running the Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) Programme.
In a statement by the Registrar of the institution, Alhaji Abdulhamid Raji, the pioneer students for the programme are expected to resume on December 4, 2017.
According to the statement, the Polytechnic called on candidates seeking admission into universities and possess five (5) O’ Level Credit Passes in relevant subjects to apply for the 12-month programme.
He assured potential students of uninterrupted academic calendar, internet facilities, high-tech and accessible laboratories, conducive learning environment, highly-dedicated, experienced and friendly teachers, conducive, homely and affordable hostel accommodation, among others.
“Interested candidates are to visit the Polytechnic website www.fpo.edu.ng for further details.
Meanwhile, the institution has resume for the 2017/2018 academic session on Monday.
Fresh students have subsequently begun registration on October 17, while returning students have between October 23 and November 10, 2017 to complete theirs.
Lectures will commence at the two campuses of the polytechnic on November 13, while the 2017/2018 Matriculation ceremony for the new students is slated for November 30, 2017.
First semester examination has been scheduled for January 22, 2018 to February 9, 2018. The school would re-open again for the second semester on March 5, 2018.