Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Wood & Paper Technology 2024

Professionals in paper and wood products technology create, test, manufacture, and design wood and paper goods.

Paper and wood products can be found everywhere, including the chair you’re sitting in and the morning newspaper, and it is an excellent course for any student to study.

Wood and Paper Technology can be studied under Sciences in the following Nigerian Polytechnics:

  • Federal College Of Wildlife Management, New Bussa (FCWM)
  • 2.Binyaminu Usman College of Agriculture (BUPOLY)

Entry Requirements

Subject Combination/UTME Requirements

  • English Language
  • Chemistry
  • Biology/Agricultural Science
  • Mathematics/Physics.

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Forestry and Wood Technology include the following:

Five SSCE credit passes to include Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science, Mathematics, English Language, and at least a pass in Physics.

Direct Entry Requirements

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Forestry and Wood Technology if you intend to use something other than UTME. You require:

  • Two ‘A’ level passes from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in one sitting.


Graduates have opportunities in the paper manufacturing industries, wood utilization organizations, and laboratories. They can also work as independent contractors as woodworkers or foresters.

We believe this article will benefit any students interested in pursuing a Paper & Woodwork Technology degree. RealMina continues to wish you academic success.

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