YABATECH is one of Nigeria’s foremost tertiary institutions providing full-time and part-time study options for students.
In terms of student population, there are currently more than 16,000, and it has about 1,600 employees.
Based on the 2021 Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities, the institution is ranked the number one polytechnic in Nigeria.
The purpose of this article is to get to know the YABATECH course list, the school fees structure, and how to pay the fees.
List of Courses Offered At YABATECH
In addition to certificate programs, the institution offers ND, HND, and Post-HND levels of accredited courses in eight schools and 34 academic departments.
Listed below are a few of the courses offered by the institution, organized by their various schools or faculties.
School of Art, Design, and Printing
- Department of Fine Art
- Department of Industrial
- Design Department of Fashion Design
- Department of Printing Technology
- Department of Graphic Design
School of Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Agric and Bio-Environmental Engineering
- Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Industrial Maintenance Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Marine Engineering
- Department of Mineral and Petroleum Engineering
- Department of Mechatronics Engineering
- Department of Metallurgical Engineering
- Department of Welding and Fabrication Engineering
School of Environmental Studies
- Department of Architectures
- Department of Building Technology
- Department of Estate Management
- Department of Quantity Surveying
- Department of Urban and Regional Planning
- Department of Surveying and Geoinformatics
School of Management and Business Studies
- Department of Accountancy
- Department of Business Administration
- Department of Office Technology Management
- Department of Banking and Finance
- Department of Marketing
- Department of Public Administration
School of Science Department of Chemical Science
- Department of Biological Science
- Department of Physical Science
- Department of Mathematics
- Department of Statistics
- Department of Science Laboratory Technology
School of Technology
- Department of Computer Technology
- Department of Agricultural Technology
- Department Food Technology
- Department of Hospitality Management
- Department of Polymer and Textile Technology
- Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
- Department of Leisure and Tourism Management
School of Liberal Studies
- Department of Languages
- Department of Mass Communication
- Department of Social Science
Technical and Vocational Education
In collaboration with the University of Nigeria, Nsuka, (UNN) and the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), the department runs BSc (Edu) programs in Technical Teachers Training Programs (TTTP).
Currently, these programs offer specializations in the following areas:
- Department of Art Education
- Fine and Applied Arts Education
- Department of Educational Foundations
- Department of Technical Education
- Department of Science Education
- Chemistry Education
- Biology Education
- Integrated Science Education
- Physics Education
- Mathematics Education
- Department of Vocational Education
- Industrial Technical Education (Elect/Elect)
- Industrial Technical Education (Metal Work)
- Industrial Technical Education (Building)
- Home Economics Education
- Computer Education
- Business Education
How Much Are YABATECH School Fees?
For full-time and part-time students, YABATECH’s tuition differs depending on the course and year.
There are slight differences. Additionally, it is relatively cheaper than other polytechnic schools or universities, whether public or private.
Some federal universities, however, pay less than this institutions.
School fees at YABATECH are paid per session, yearly.
In the event a student fails to pay his/her fees on time, he/she may be forced to pay a late payment fee or face other penalties.
To avoid being scammed, school fees are paid online, through the school website, as with other standard institutions in Nigeria.
School Fees Schedule for the 2021/2022 Academic Session
Fees for the academic session 2021-2022 at YABATECH can be found below
For HND, the tuition fee is ₦49,500.00 for HND 1 and N30,500 for HND 2.
The exceptions are Business Administration, Accounting, and Banking and Finance where payment for a HND is N46,500 for the first year and N30,500 for the second year.
In addition, Industrial Design-Fashion pays N51,500 for HND 1, and N30,500 for HND 2.
School Fees for Part-Time Students
Students enrolling part-time for the OND pay N75,500 for OND 1, N56,500 for OND 2, and N64,500 for OND 3, except for the following courses.