The Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta has announced September 21 as a date for reopening of school for in-person academic activities, adding that matriculation and oath-taking ceremony will hold on Wednesday, 30th September, for all fresh students National Diploma and Higher National Diploma for the 2019/2020 academic session.
Penpushing reports that, Head, Public Relations and Protocol of the institution, Yemi Ajibola made this known in a statement on Tuesday, adding that this was in compliance with the State Government’s directive on resumption of academic activities.
The statement added that the Academic Board of the polytechnic gave the approval, adding that in preparation for the first semester examination, 2019/2020 academic session, all National Diploma students, full-time and part-time, are expected to begin their course revision, practical, workshop and studio works from Monday, 21st September to Saturday, 3rd October, 2020 from 8: am to 12noon (Mondays to Saturday).
‘All Higher National Diploma students, Full-time and Part-time, are expected to feature as above from 1: pm to 5: pm (Monday to Saturday). Hence, no National Diploma Students should be available on the school premises by 1: pm;, Ajibola stated.
Penpushing further reports that, similarly, all returning National Diploma and Higher National Diploma students, full-time and part-time, (i.e terminal classes) will commence their first semester examination for the 2019/2020 academic session from Monday, 5th – 17th October, 2020 while all Fresh National Diploma and Higher National Diploma students, full-time and part-time will start from Monday, 19th – 31st October, 2020.
The statement emphasized that, any student who is yet to complete his/her registration is enjoined to do so before the commencement of the examination, as no students would be allowed into the examination halls without being fully registered.
Penpushing reports that, Ajibola said, students are therefore advised to acquaint themselves with the revised 2019/2020 academic calendar as the second semester for the 2019/2020 academic session begins on Monday, 2nd November, 2020.
‘For enquiry, visit www.mapoly.edu.ng or send direct messages via official social media platforms ie Facebook, Instagram and Twitter (@mapolyinfo) or [email protected] and [email protected].’,the statement said