Polytechnic that offers Science Laboratory Technology in Nigeria.

SCIENCE LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY (SLT) is one of the hottest and commonest course studied in higher institutions (universities and polytechnics) in Nigeria. A science laboratory ttechnologist is different from a medical lab scientist…. 

It’s peculiar to school of science and very common in polytechnics although can also be studied in some of the universities in Nigeria.

Polytechnic that offers Science Laboratory Technology in Nigeria
Nigerian Science Lab Technology students working in the Laboratory

Science laboratory technology is a 3-4 years course in Nigeria, in the polytechnics it is studied as Science laboratory technology in the National Diploma (ND) level which is practically for the length of 2years, but in Higher National Diploma (HND) level it becomes optional.

It’s divided into the following:
_ Microbiology
_Biochemistry &
_physics Electronics.

Which is also for 2years.


You must be a science student with adequate knowledge on science subjects, a minimum of 5 credits in Mathematics, English Language, Chemistry, Biology and Physics in WAEC or NECO (‘O’ level) with the appropriate subject combination and you must meet up with JAMB/UTME and polytechnic requirements to avoid difficulties in gaining admission.


1. Abraham Adesanya polytechnic, Ogun state Nigeria

2. Abia State Polytechnic

3. Imo State Polytechnic Umuagwo, Owerri

4. Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo state

5. Federal polytechnic Nkede owerri

6. Federal polytechnic, Anambra state

7. Federal polytechnic, Ukana, Akwa ibom state.

8. Federal polytechnic, Bauchi.

9. Federal polytechnic, Nassarawa.

10. Federal polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti.

11. Petroleum Training Institute, Delta State

12. Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu State (IMT)

13. Ogun State Institute of Technology (OGITECH).

14. Nigeria institute of Leather Technology and Science Technology.

15. Abubakar Tatari Ali polytechnic, Bauchi state.

16. Delta State polytechnic, Ozoro, Delta State

17. Federal polytechnic, Bali.

18. Crown Polytechnic, Ekiti state.

19. Federal polytechnic yenagoa, Bayelsa.

20. Federal polytechnic, Bida, Niger State

21. Federal polytechnic, Damaturu.

22. Federal polytechnic, Ida, Kogi state

23. Federal polytechnic, Mubi.

24. Federal polytechnic, IIaro, Ogun State

25. Federal college of Animal, Health and production Technology, VOM.

26. Federal college of Animal, Health and production Technology, Ibadan.

27. Federal College of Forestry, Jos.

28. Federal Polytechnic, Gboko, Benue State

29. Dorben Polytechnic, Bwari Garam Road, FCT Abuja

30. Gateway ICT Polytechnic, Saapade, Ogun state.

31. Hassan Usman Polytechnic, Kastina.

32. Kogi state polytechnic, Lokoja.

33. Lagos State polytechnic, Ikorodu.

34. Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta.

35. Niger state polytechnic, Zungeru.

36. Kano State Polytechnic.

37. Jigsaw state polytechnic, Dutse.

38. Heritage Polytechnic, Ikot Udota.

39. Kaduna Polytechnic.

40. D.S Adegbenro ICT Polytechnic, Itori.

41. Trinity Polytechnic, Akwa ibom.

42. Wolex Polytechnic, lagos.

43. Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, kebbi.

44. Yaba College of Technology, Lagos.

45. RAMAT Polytechnic.

46. Temple Gate Polytechnic, Abia.

47. The Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa, Oyo state.

The article is the intellectual property of IYEH JUDITH CHIKADIBIA


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