About Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic is a State-Goverment owned tertiary institution located at Bori, Taraba State, Nigeria. It currently has four faculties which are : School of Applied Science, School of Engineering, School of Environmental Technology and School of Management Science. History of Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic The Polytechnic was established by the Rivers State Government in 1988. The Military Governor, Colonel Anthony Ukpo inaugurated the provisional Council on May 13, 1988. The Edict establishing the Polytechnic was signed into law by Group Captain Ernest O. Adeleye, Former Military Governor of Rivers State on March 25, 1989. He also performed the Formal Ceremony of the institution on May 19, 1990. The Rivers State Polytechnic (RIVPOLY), Bori, has officially been renamed Kenule Beeson Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic, in honor of environmental activist Kenule "Ken" Beeson Saro Wiwa. An executive bill by the state governor, Barr Nyesom Wike, renaming the institution was passed by the Rivers State House of Assembly on Wednesday, 29th of July 2015. Safety Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic is very safe. Things To Do Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic is a learning institute so what you should bring along are your reading and writing materials to aid you academically. Best Features Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic aims at covering a wide range of professional teaching of skills which should be relevant to contemporary working life. Best Time to Visit Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic is best visited during when it's in session as it's when the school is lively and alive. Popular Events at Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their being in school. Likewise, Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and there is an award for the best graduating student. Most Common Visitors Most common visitors in Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic are the student's and lecturer's friends and family. Also, researchers visit. Why You Should Visit Nice place of learning with good lecturers. Weather at Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic is located at Taraba which is in the North-East region of the country. This region experience two seasons which are the rainy and dry season. The rainy season comes heavily from the month of May, June, July. While the dry season usually comes between the month of October up until April. Frequently Asked Questions Q: how can I become a student here? A: To become a student of Kenule Beeson Saro-wiwa Polytechnic, you must pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) organised by JAMB and must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects. Q: How many faculties or departments are available here? A: There are four faculties available. Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes, the polytechnic is accredited. Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: No, there are no hostel facilities.