The Lagos State Polytechnic, formerly known and addressed as Lagos State College of Science and Technology was established by the State Government with Lagos State Edict No. 1 of 1978 retroactive dated June, 1, 1977. This therefore points the official date of establishment of the institution at June 1, 1977.
The Polytechnic clocked Forty years of its existence on June 1, 2017. The Fortieth (40th) Anniversary will take place between the second week and third week of November, 2017 with the following programme of events.
- Interdenominational Church service and special 40th Anniversary Jumaat service.
- Special 40th Anniversary Convocation.
- Dinner, Cultural/Award Night
- Public Lecture
- Documentary film show
- Students’ talents show
- Sports and Games competition
Full details of the week-long activities will be made public soonest.