Federal College of Orthopedic Technology HND Admission Form 2023/2024 – The Federal College of Orthopaedic Technology (FECOT) has opened applications for admission into its full-time Higher National Diploma (HND) programs in Prosthetics and Orthotics Technology and Orthopaedic Cast Technology.School News Portal
In a statement released today, FECOT outlined the entry requirements and application process for the competitive programs. The HND will take 24 months to complete.
For the Prosthetics and Orthotics Technology program, applicants must have five O’Level credits including English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics. They must also have a National Diploma (ND) in Prosthetics/Orthotics Technology with a minimum lower credit from FECOT or similar institutions. Completion of one year of supervised clinical attachment is also required.Federal College of Orthopedic Technology
The Orthopaedic Cast Technology program requires the same O’Level credits. Applicants should have a National Diploma in Orthopaedic Cast Technology with a minimum lower credit from FECOT or recognized institutions. They must also show evidence of one year of industrial training experience.
All applicants to both programs must have a JAMB admission letter for their respective ND program.
The application deadline is November 10, 2023. Interested candidates should apply through the Remita platform with a non-refundable fee of 10,000 Naira. Applications should be submitted along with proof of fee payment to the FECOT Registry.
FECOT said only shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview. The College is non-residential.
The Federal College of Orthopaedic Technology is dedicated to training specialized orthopedic technicians to support healthcare delivery in Nigeria. The HND programs aim to enhance the skills and employability of graduates.
With state-of-the-art facilities and experienced faculty, FECOT provides quality education in orthotics, prosthetics and orthopedic cast technology. The College has produced over 1,500 graduates serving across Nigeria and internationally.