O Level/WAEC subject combinations for Nutrition and Dietetics in Polytechnic must include
Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science/Health Science and any three of the following: Food and Nutrition, Mathematics, Economics/Commerce, Physics, English Language, Home Management. At least a credit passes in English Language and Mathematics are required.
JAMB UTME subject combinations for Nutrition and Dietetics in Polytechnic are
Chemistry, Biology and Agricultural Science
List of Nigeria Polytechnics/Monotechnics offering Nutrition and Dietetics:
Anambra State College of Agriculture
Delta State College of Health Technology, Ofuoma-Ughelli
Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi
Federal Polytechnic, Bida
Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun State
Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State
Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa State.
Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Ondo State. (RUGIPO)
Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo, Imo State
Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna (KAD-POLY)
Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina State.
Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY)
Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos State (YABATECH)
Polytechnic Special Consideration/waiver for Nutrition and Dietetics
a) Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina State. accepts TC II, Craft Certificate, NCE, NTC with four credits in four relevant subjects including Mathematics. OR Category B Physics/Technical Drawing and any of Mathematics or General Science)
c) SHEHU IDRIS requires five ‘O’ credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Agric. Science, Chemistry, one subject chosen from Physics, Food and Nutrition, Economics, Commerce and Home Management.
d) Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna (KAD-POLY) requires Chemistry and any two from Biology, Agric. Science, Food & Nutrition, Physics, Mathematics and Economics as UTME subjects.
e) Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Ondo State. (RUGIPO) accept either of Biology or Agricultural Science for UTME subjects
f) Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun State requires five o level credits in English language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science/Health Science and one subject from the following food and nutrition, physics, economics, Commerce. It Accepts Physics as UTME subject.
g) Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo, Imo State- Requires a credit pass in Chemistry.
h) Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) requires five credits at not more than two sittings to include Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science with at least pass in English Language and Physics.
i) Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi accepts Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, Physics and Economics.