FPI HND in Library & Information Science Form 2019/2020

Federal Polytechnic Idah (FPI) Higher National Diploma Programme in Library and Information Science (LIS) Admission Form, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2019/2020 Academic Session.

Latest Update: Application for admission into FPI HND library and Information Science is still ongoing and expected to close at 11:59 p.m. on 15th September, 2020. The date for the entrance examination will be announced immediately after the lockdown. Candidates are to regularly check the website for the examination date and further directives.

Sequel to the approval granted the Polytechnic to mount Higher National Diploma programm in Library and Information Science by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the programme for the 2019/2020 Academic Session.

RECOMMENDED: Federal Poly Idah HND Admission Form.


  • Candidates must possess the National Diploma in Library and Information Science, with a minimum of Lower Credit grade and one-year post qualification industrial work experience;
  • Candidates with a Pass grade and a minimum of two years post qualification industrial work experience may be considered; 
  • Candidates must possess five relevant credit passes, including English Language and Mathematics at O’level, obtained from WAEC, NECO or NABTEB, at not more than two (2) sittings;

In addition, all candidates seeking admission must have ND JAMB admission letters.

All candidates, including National Diploma graduates from the Federal Polytechnic Idah, are to process and forward their academic transcript report to the Registrar, The Federal Polytechnic, Idah for the admission purposes.


The following procedures are to be followed:
  • Candidates are expected to make a payment of Five Thousand Naira ( N 5,000.00) only as the Screening Fee, bank charges inclusive;
  • Candidates are advised to visit The Federal Polytechnic, Idah website i.e https://www.secure2019admission.fepoda.edu.ng and follow the steps below to make payment online, fill their details and print out the screening slip:
    • Login with the username and password created during the registration process.
    • Click on “Make Screening Payment” to generate Payment Invoice with Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Number.
    • Take the printed Payment Invoice to any Bank for payment of 5,000.00 using Remita.
    • Return to the school website https://www.secure2019admission.fepoda.edu.ng to confirm screening payment by clicking “Confirm Screening Fee Payment”.
    • Print out Screening payment slip
    • Upload O’Level and ND Results on the school website https://www.secure2019admission.fepoda.edu.ng

Further instructions are available on the Polytechnic’s website.


Each application form costs Five Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N5,500.00).


The closing date for the application is on 15th September, 2020.

Screening exercises for the candidates will take place at the Federal Polytechnic, Idah on a date to be announced later. Candidates are to check the Polytechnic website for updates.

Abdulkadir B. Abba