Auchi Poly Graduates 28,325 Students, 485 Bags Distinction Award
No fewer than 486 students of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi have bagged distinctions in various programmes during the 25th Convocation ceremony of 2016/2017, 2017/2018 Academic sessions of the Polytechnic.
The Rector, Dr Sanusi Jimah, announced the award of the certificates at the 25th Convocation ceremony for 2016/2017, 2017/2018 Academic sessions on Saturday in Auchi, Edo.
Jimah said while 241 of the graduates of the 2016/2017 session had distinction, 245 graduates who completed their programme during the 2017/2018 session similarly bagged distinction.
Auchi Polytechnic Rector, Dr. Sanusi Jimah presented OND and HND certificates to the total of 28,325 graduates, out of which only 486 of them made distinction.
He said that 382 of those with distinctions graduated with Higher National Diploma while the remaining 104 have their distinction in Ordinary National Diploma (OND)
The Rector further revealed that through the TETFund interventions, the Polytechnic in the past two years has sponsored staff to acquire higher degrees within and outside the country.’’
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The Federal Polytechnic, Auchi is one of the first four Polytechnics established in Nigeria. It was founded in 1963 in Edo state.