List of Federal, State and Private Polytechnics in Adamawa State

Adamawa State is blessed with higher institutions ranging from Primary to secondary and most importantly, higher institutions. Adamawa State like other states have prioritized education as the future of the state hence the need for more funding of this sector.

In this post, I will be harping succinctly on the list of NBTE licensed and approved Polytechnics in Adamawa State and how you can apply for their programmes. It is not just enough to search for schools in Adamawa State, rather redefine your search query to be list of licensed and approved Polytechnics in Adamawa State, Nigeria.

The list of schools here will contain all Private Polytechnics in Adamawa State, State Polytechnic as well as Federal Polytechnic if there is any. Let it be known that not all states are having federal polytechnics because it is assumed indigenes from the state can make use of the catchment area policy introduced by the Federal government where the state that has a Federal Polytechnic within the region of the state that doesn’t serve as a catchment area for them. For instance, you can read through Adamawa State Polytechnic catchment area to get a glimpse of the above explanation.
The list of Polytechnics in Adamawa State cannot be overemphasized because candidates all over Adamawa State, Nigeria where Adamawa State indigenes reside are always in search of private, state and federal Polytechnics within their state. Candidates with rich parents or guardians are often interested in the private Polytechnics in Adamawa State or its catchment area while others with modest financial status have lesser options thereby going for state and federal Polytechnics (if there is) in the state.

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The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board JAMB every year makes available, the JAMB registration forms for candidates eligible to participate in the exam and candidates (most from Adamawa State catchment area) are always in search of the list of Polytechnics in their state they can apply for and how to go about it. If you fall within this category then this information is for you. Before you select the preferred institution, you need to understand that schools within your catchment area would do you better than harm, that is, you stand a higher chance of gaining admission into any school within Adamawa State catchment area than when you apply for schools outside the catchment area of your state.

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Now I will be putting you through the list of Polytechnics in Adamawa State. In as much as this info is more beneficial for fresh students seeking admission into Adamawa State Polytechnic, other individuals from different walks of life would need it for reference purposes.

The followings are what you ought to have gained upon reading through this post;

  1. Knowing the list of all private Polytechnics in Adamawa State
  2. List of state Polytechnic in Adamawa State
  3. List of federal Polytechnic in Adamawa State (If there is)
  4. Admission requirement into schools in Adamawa


There are 2 major requirements for admission into all Polytechnics in Adamawa State irrespective of whether it is a private or state Polytechnic.

  1. You must have obtained a minimum of 5 credit passes as it is relevant to your course of study, Check HERE for the list of approved courses and their correct subject combinations as approved by JAMB.
  2. You must score up to the minimum required cut off mark to be eligible to participate in their post UTME screening exercise.
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Satisfying the above criteria would automatically grant you the eligibility status for applying for admission. As said above, this is the general requirement for admission into all all private, state and federal Polytechnics in Adamawa State as approved by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB).


In order of hierarchy, I will be listing the list of schools in Adamawa State till date


  • Federal Polytechnic, Mubi


  • Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola



In summary of the above, there are currently two (2) Polytechnics in Adamawa State made up of federal and state,  that is 1 federal and 1 state. Each with their various strengths and weaknesses in various fields. All you need do is visit their portal to apply if you meet their requirement.

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