The Lagos City Polytechnic is the pioneer private polytechnic in Nigeria. Through its recent establishment, the institution has been able to produce top tier graduates who are up to date with the current technological trends and the development which these advancements has brought with it to many sectors of the Nigerian economy. The Lagos City Polytechnic has quickly established itself as one of the best Polytechnics to grâce the education industry in Nigeria, as it offers a more complete portfolio in Polytechnic education that is unmatched by other Polytechnics in Nigeria.

The Lagos City Polytechnic is one of the few tertiary institutions to offer education in different courses/programs both offline and on the digital space. This has allowed a great deal of flexibility in how students can learn. Considering the fact that many fundamental aspects of human lives are now going digital, it is safe to assume that the Lagos City Polytechnic is innovative and advanced. Keeping that in mind, it would not be wrong to expect top class learning experience in this institution.


The Lagos City Polytechnic is accredited by the National Board for Technical Education, establishing the vast ability of the institution to offer the programs available effectively. The collaboration of the institution with the Southwestern University ensures that students are exposed to more insightful, innovative and effective learning which will serve as a solid foundation on which students build their respective careers on. Obviously, students enjoy far more advanced learning than most Polytechnics in Nigeria would afford them at the Lagos City Polytechnic.

The Lagos City Polytechnic is fully equipped with qualified personnel, both in the academic and non-academic section. These professionals in the form of instructors, lecturers and others; ensure students enjoy the best learning experience through up to date teaching methods, standard curriculum, as well as extracurricular activities which help boost students in other aspects of their educational careers.

Besides qualified personnel, the Lagos City Polytechnic features top infrastructure and facilities which aid education, learning, and application of concepts learned through the various courses. These facilities also help create the ideal learning environment which ensures easily information penetration, understanding and experience. With these world class facilities, students not only understand the working concepts and mechanism of varying subjects, but can also put their knowledge to use by applying it in different ways specific to different fields.

Additionally, The Lagos City Polytechnic is the only Polytechnic in Nigeria to offer courses on the digital space. This fact further establish the innovation of the institution, by moving in the direction of the future, which is undoubtedly digital. Through the digital platform of the institution, students can attend courses, and perform other activities required by different courses. This is a luxury not afforded by many other tertiary institutions in Nigeria, as you can take courses at your own space without leaving your comfort zone. This makes the learning process much easier and engaging. Having this in mind, the Lagos City Polytechnic is the future of Polytechnic education in Nigeria.

Having established the benefits which students stand to enjoy, The Lagos City Polytechnic is hereby inviting candidates to apply for the 2021/22 session admission. Students can begin applying for admission into the numerous courses available in the institution. Rest assured, each of the courses offered in this institution is well structured to provide students with the ideal education and ability to apply acquired knowledge in respective fields.

Courses Offered at the Lagos City Polytechnic

The courses available at Lagos City Polytechnic is run at both the National and Higher National Diploma levels on Full-time and Part-time. Courses available at the institution includes:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Office Technology and management
  • Management and Business Studies.

Admission Requirements into the Lagos City Polytechnic

In order to gain admission into chosen fields of study, students are required to satisfy the requirements for respective course of study. The minimum entry requirements for admission into Lagos City Polytechnic are as follows:

  • A minimum of Credit level grades in 5 subjects at (SSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB) O’ Level result or its equivalent, acquired in not more than two sittings.
  • Candidates must sit for the current JAMB UTME exams and attain the National cut off mark as a statutory requirement for entry into a Nigerian University.

How to Apply for Admission into the Lagos City Polytechnic

Having satisfied the admission requirements as specified above, students can proceed to apply for admission at the Lagos City Polytechnic. It should be noted that students who didn’t choose the Lagos City Polytechnic during registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) can still apply for admission into the institution.

To apply for admission into Lagos City Polytechnic for the 2021/22 academic session, the following guidelines have to be followed:

  • Contact the Admissions Officer for advice at
  • Candidates can also apply directly to the Registrar of the Lagos City Polytechnic at 6/7, Bashiru Oweh Street, Ikeja for Application Forms at a cost of N5,000 for ND and HND programmes.
  • Interested candidates can also call 08086784660/08105782278 or email us on
  • Just proceed to any Jamb accredited CBT centre
  • Print out your Jamb result slip
  • For candidates applying for the part time program, or those who didn’t write the current JAMB exams, you can also follow the prior steps, after which you can print your admission letter.
  • Proceed to the campus at 6/7, Bashiru Oweh Street, Ikeja, off medical road, opposite Computer Village for processing.