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AFIT Pre-HND, HND and PGD Admission Forms for 2018/2019

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AFIT Pre-HND, HND and PGD programmes admission forms. The management of the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Kaduna, is now selling admission forms into its Pre-Higher National Diploma (Pre-HND), Higher National Diploma (HND) and Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) programmes for the 2018/2019 academic session.

1. The Air Force Institute of Technology is a higher education institution engaged in imparting knowledge, skills and learning to students using specialised facilities and multi-disciplinary approach; a centre of excellence for serious innovative research and development for the aerospace, aeronautical, aviation and allied industries/disciplines.

2. Admissions into programmes offered in the Institute are open to the general public. Traditionally, admission into the Institute is gained through the JAMB UTME entry route. However, admissions could also be gained through direct entry into any of the Institute’s programmes other than the National Diploma programmes. To this end, applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for preliminary and direct entry admissions into the following programmes in the 2018/2019 Academic Session:

Air Force Institute of Technology Available Programmes.
a. Pre-Higher National Diploma (Pre-HND) Programmes:

(1) Aircraft Engineering Technology (Airframe/Power Plant Option).

(2) Aircraft Engineering Technology (Avionics Option).

(3) Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology.

(4) Purchasing and Supply.

b. Higher National Diploma (HND) Programmes.

(1) Aircraft Engineering Technology (Airframe/Power Plant Option).

(2) Aircraft Engineering Technology (Avionics Option).

(3) Electronics/Telecommunications Engineering Technology.

(4) Purchasing and Supply.

c. Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes.

(1) Aerospace Engineering (Aeromechanical Option).

(2) Aerospace Engineering (Avionics Option).

(3) Supply Chain Management.

The Pre-HND in Aircraft Engineering Technology Programme is a one year orientation course specifically designed for candidates with ND in engineering fields other than aircraft engineering. The programme is meant to introduce students to aircraft engineering and also provide a good foundation for such students to further their studies in aviation related programmes.

The PGD in Aerospace Engineering at AFIT is a one-year programme that is specially designed to prepare candidates for a one-year MSc programme in aerospace engineering at Cranfield University, United Kingdom (UK). Candidates, who on completion of the PGD programme, wish to enrol for the Masters’ programme at Cranfield University, UK can choose to specialise in one of the following fields:

a. MSc Aerospace Vehicle Design (Airframe and Airframe Systems Option).

b. MSc Aerospace Vehicle Design (Avionics Systems Design Option).

c. MSc Thermal Power.

d. MSc Computational Fluid Dynamics.

e. MSc Flight Dynamics

AFIT Pre-HND, HND & PGD Admission Requirements.
Candidates intending to pursue Pre-Higher National Diploma (Pre-HND), Higher National Diploma (HND) and Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes would be offered direct entry admission if they meet the entry requirements. The entry qualifications for programmes offered in AFIT are as detailed below:

a. Pre-Higher National Diploma (Pre-HND) Programmes.

(1) ND with a minimum of lower credit pass (CGPA of 2.50) in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Material Science Engineering or Business Administration and Management (as applicable) and;

(2) A minimum of one year post-ND cognate work experience.

(3) In exceptional cases, a candidate with ND at pass level (CGPA of 2.0 – 2.49) who has 2 or more years of post-ND cognate work experience may be considered for admission into the Pre-HND programme.

b. Higher

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