This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Textile Technology under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in Nigerian polytechnics and monotechnics. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Polytechnics / Monotechnics that Offer Textile Technology

  • Kaduna Polytechnic
  • Kano State Polytechnic
  • Yaba College Of Technology

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Textile Technology under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions listed above are:

Mathematics and any two of Geography, Physics, Economics or Chemistry.


(i) KADPOLY requires any three of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Clothing and Textile or Biology.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Textile Technology as a UTME candidate, you require: Mathematics and Chemistry and three other Subjects from: Biology/Agricultural Science, 
English Language, 
Home Economics History, 
Clothing and Textile, 
Fine Art, 
Technical Drawing. 
At least a credit passes in English Language and Physics are compulsory.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Textile Technology as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: (i) YABATECH requires SSCE/NABTEB/GCE with five credit passes in English Language Mathematics, Physics and/or Chemistry and the remaining one or two credit(s) from the following: T/Drawing, Clothing and Textile, Biology or Agric. Science, Basic Electronics and Economics.