Colleges and Universities Offering Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering(Civil Engineering)
  • Major Subject: Civil Engineering
  • Course Category: Higher Diploma Courses

Institutions Offering Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering

  • The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ilaro  
    Specialization options:

    (i) Transportation

    (ii) Structures

    The following are some of the duties a Civil Engineer can perform:

    (a) Carrying out accurate interpretation of technical data related to engineering structures during contract negotiations

    (b) Maintaining comprehensive records of work-in-progress for the consumption of the contractors, clients or structural organizations

    (c) Carrying out appropriate testing on structural materials.

    (d) Carrying out work of supervision and prepare progress reports on structural works

    (e) Designing simple structural elements and prepare detailed drawings of such elements with minimum supervision

    Course requirements

    (i) A National Diploma in Civil Engineering obtained at not less than the Lower Credit level from the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro or from any other Polytechnic accredited for the programme, or its recognized equivalent plus a minimum of one year post qualification relevant industrial work experience.

    (ii) The candidate should also request his or her institution to forward his or her official academic transcript under confidential cover to the Registrar, Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro.

    Class schedule: Day

    Mode of study: Full time

    Program duration: Four semesters
  • Osun State College of Technology Osun State College of Technology, Osun  
    To qualify for this program, applicants must possess relevant National Diploma in the above discipline
    from the Osun State College of Technology, Esa Oke or any recognized Polytechnic of
    equivalent status plus at least one year post-ND Industrial work experience.

    In addition, applicants must satisfy all the requirements for admission into the relevant ND
    programmes of choice in the Faculty of Engineering, Osun State College of Technology, Esa
    Oke, which should include four (4) credit passes in GCE O’Level or SSCE of WAEC or
    NECO or NTC of NABTEB obtained in Mathematics, Physics and two (2) other relevant
    subjects at not more than two (2) sittings. In all cases, applicants must possess at least a Pass
    in English language.

    Applicants must also possess credit passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other one subject from: Biology, Agricultural
    Science, Technical Drawing, Basic Electronics, Statistics, Basic Electricity, Auto Mechanic,
    Metalwork, Geography, Government, Economics, Commerce, Further Mathematics, Welding
    and Fabrication and Woodwork.

    Course duration: Two years
  • Osun State Polytechnic Osun State Polytechnic, Iree  
    Course requirements

    Those interested in this course are required to have scored a minimum of of 5 Credits in O’ level GCE,SSCE of WAEC,SSCE of NECO or NTC of NABTEB obtained at not more than two sittings.
    Credits in English Language, Mathematics,Physics and Chemistry are compulsory, plus any other one from the following:
    (i) Biology/Agricultural Science

    (ii) Further Mathematics

    (iii) ICT

    (iv) Geography

    (v) Economics/Commerce

    (vi) Basic Electronics

    (vii) Technical/Building Drawing

    (viii) Basic Electricity/Basic Electronics

    (ix) Wood / Metal Work and other trade related subjects such as:

    (a) Introduction to Building Construction

    (b) Block/Bricks laying

    (c) Concreting

    (d) Carpentry and Joinery

    (e) Machine Woodwork

    (f) General Woodwork

    (g) Electrical Installation and Maintenance.

    Program duration: Two years
  • Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi-Uku Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi-Uku, Ogwashi-Uku  
    Minimum entry requirement:
    -A National Diploma (ND) with a minimum of Lower Credit in the Relevant discipline from a duly NBTE(National Board for Technical Education) accreditated Institution
    -Candidates with ND at Pass Level with a minimum of Two years Industrial Training in field of specialization.
    -At Least Five (5) credit Passes in SSCE (WAEC & NECO), GCE O/L, NABTEB or its equivalent in relevant subjects including English & Mathematics in not more than Two (2) sittings
  • The Federal Polytechnic,Bida The Federal Polytechnic,Bida, Bida  
    To qualify, applicants must meet the following qualifications:

    (i) The National Diploma (ND) in the relevant programme with minimum of Lower Credit in the field of interest and (5) Relevant Credits at SSCE,NTC, GCE, WAEC, NECO, NBC or NABTEB level.

    (ii) A minimum of one (1) year Post National Diploma (ND) cognate working experience (Industrial Training).

    Course duration: Two years
  • Kaduna Polytechnic Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna  
    (a) Water Resources & Public Health
    (b) Transportation
    (c) Structures
  • Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana, Unwana  
    1. Structural Engineering Technology
    2. Highway Engineering Technology
  • Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Ogun  
    i. Structures
    ii. Transportation

    Duration: 2 years
  • Mbara Ozioma College of Technology Mbara Ozioma College of Technology, Ehime Mbano  
    - Five O’Level credit passes.
    - National Diploma
  • Umaru Ali Shinkafi Polytechnic Umaru Ali Shinkafi Polytechnic, Sokoto   
    Course duration: 4 semesters
  • Auchi Polytechnic Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi  
    Duration: 2 years
  • Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina   
  • Yaba College of Technology Yaba College of Technology, Yaba  
  • Federal Polytechnic,Oko Federal Polytechnic,Oko, Oko  
  • Plateau State Polytechnic Plateau State Polytechnic, Jos  
  • Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro, Ozoro  
  • Ken Saro Wiwa Polytechnic Ken Saro Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori  
  • Federal Polytechnic Ede Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun  

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