Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech) has emerged as the best ranked and number one Polytechnic in Nigeria; this was contained in the latest edition of webometrics ranking released in January 2021.
The College Webometrics ranking has been in the upward movement since the inception of the current Management, the College was in 7th position in 2018 and within a spate of one year moved to the second position, and subsequently ranked number one Polytechnic in Nigeria in 2021.
There have been several developments in Yabatech that led to the current webometrics ranking which are: peaceful and rancour-free environment with a stable academic calendar. A conducive learning environment with massive renovation and upgrading of entire structures in the College to international standard. Digitalization of the library with modern e-learning facilities. The unveiling of what is arguably the largest Museum in Nigerian higher institution in Yabatech. Strengthening of academic and administrative activities and make them IT-driven to keep abreast with current trends, techniques and development in the world. Creating strong linkages with the industries to determine real skills competences and level of requirement, for both staff and students and so much more.
Webometrics, a form of ranking web for the world’s higher institution based on a composite indicator that takes into account both the volume of the web content and the visibility and impact of these web publication.
Yabatech Management being a responsible, responsive and proactive one is committed to improving the College ranking in the world, in line with its vision to be the leading Polytechnic in Africa.