So, if you are wondering what the cut-off mark of Plateau State Polytechnic, Barkin Ladi is you are on the right page.
On this page, you will learn all you need to know about the JAMB and departmental cut-off points of the state-owned polytechnic.
Incase you do not understand it yet, no tertiary institution in Nigeria will offer you admission if didn’t make the required score. The average of your JAMB and post-UTME scores must beat the threshold mark.
PLAPOLY JAMB cut-off mark
Candidates who chose Plateau State Polytechnic as their choice of institution must score at least 120 in JAMB to be eligible for admission.
However, only candidates who beat this score are eligible to buy the polytechnic’s post-UTME form, and sit for the exercise. Applicants who fell below can take other alternatives.
They can change to another institution with lower cut-off mark (college of education and private polytechnics). Such candidates also have the opportunity to apply for PLAPOLY part-time programme, instead of the regular full-time ND programme.
Departmental cut-off marks
Every department does not have the same admission requirements. As such the marks you need to gain admission into your dream course differs from the general cut-off point.
So, the table shows the range of score you must have to be admitted in different courses offered in the polytechnic:
|1||Agricultural Engineering/Technology||150 and above|
|2||Banking and Finance||130 and above|
|3||Building Technology||120 and above|
|4||Business Administration and Management||120 and above|
|5||Civil Engineering Technology||160 and above|
|6||Computer Engineering||160 and above|
|7||Computer Science||130 and above|
|8||Electrical Electronics Engineering||160 and above|
|9||Foundry Technology||130 and above|
|10||Hospitality Management||120 and above|
|11||Leisure and Tourism||120 and above|
|12||Library and Information Science||120 and above|
|13||Local Government Studies||120 and above|
|14||Mechanical Engineering Technology||160 and above|
|15||Metallurgy||150 and above|
|16||Mineral Resources and Engineering Technology||150 and above|
|17||Office Technology and Management||120 and above|
|18||Public Administration||120 and above|
|19||Quantity Surveying||130 and above|
|20||Science Laboratory Technology||140 and above|
|21||Social Development||120 and above|
|22||Statistics||120 and above|
|23||Urban and Regional Planning||120 and above|
About the school
Plateau State Polytechnic (PLAPOLY) is a state-owned polytechnic in the North Central region of Nigeria. It was founded in 1978 as College of Technology. In 1980 however, it became a full polytechnic.
The school is presently has two campuses: the main campus is in Barkin Ladi, while the other is in Bukuru, near the capital city, Jos.
PLAPOLY awards Degree, National Diploma and Higher National Diploma certificates. They admit students based on qualifications, and not on backgrounds.