The five colleges of Kaduna Polytechnic are located within Kaduna metropolis. The College of Science and Technology (CST) and the College of Engineering (COE) are located on the Main Campus in Tudun Wada; the College of Business & Management Studies (CBMS) is located along the Golf Course Road, Ungwar Rimi. The College of Administrative Studies and Social Sciences (CASSS) is located on Kaduna-Kachia Bye-pass while the College of Environmental Studies(CES) is located along Aliyu Makama Road, Barnawa. Each college is headed by a Director for its day-to-day administration. The colleges are organised into Schools and Academic Departments. There are at present eleven schools including school of preliminary studies and over thirty departments.