Affordable school fees:Polytechnics have made education affordable.The common and average school fees charged by Nigerian polytechnics is normally less than N40000.While the polytechnics try to make every citizen to study with its token tuition fees, the Universities are trying to make education to be for the most privileged ones.Some government owned Universities charge as if it a private one e.g
and many other university.
Quick certificate : within 2 years, you can also be among the working class and some have succeeded with their National diploma ND certificate
You don’t have to study for 5 years before you start earning salary with your certificate and this has been very helpful, especially for those who have financial issues.
Change of study and environment: Yes, this is another benefit of polytechnic education.You can decide to change your course of study after your national diploma if there any reason to do so.
Moreso, you can run a national diploma programme in Lagos and continue your HND in another polytechnic in any part of Nigeria. You can also go further to study in the university in any prefer state.
Easy admission: Easily as it sound, polytechnic admission is less competitive. There are some individual who have been running after university for over 3 to 4 years without any breakthrough. Polytechnic have made admission easier, with one or two trails, you will conquer the problem of admission.
Equal Certificate: all things are been equal in the polytechnic…. all polytechnic result have the same value either private, northern, eastern or western polytechnic. However the University certificate are not equal and federal university certificate is more valuable and wanted to any University certificate.
Admission by Merits: Admission in some university is by power, money, connection, intelligence and many other factors. You may have to pay a some of money before you can be considered for admission in some university. However the polytechnic admission is by merit, candidate that perform excellently will be offered admission regardless of the course and the school.There is no room for Foul play in selection of candidate.
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