National Diploma & Higher National Diploma



The Department of Languages was created in the year 2016 out of the former General Studies Department – GNS. It teaches the entire Polytechnic programs irrespective of the department. The department participates in all the other departments to graduate students.

The Federal Polytechnic Bida

Department Contact Info

National Diploma (ND)

North Central, Nigeria
KM 1.5, Doko Road, Bida
Niger State


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 4:00P.M.

Social Info

Why Study Here?

This is a service department, teaching all language and communication related courses across all departments in the Polytechnic.

Addmission Requirement

National Diploma Requirement (ND)

Not specifically applicable to the Department of Languages.

Higher National Diploma Requirement (HND)

Languages department does not have admission requirements for students but all academic staff of the department must have good university degree(s)as condition for employment.

Mr Aaron Ndu Nwoke

Head of Department
Mr Aaron Ndu Nwoke, a chief lecturer, studied English language in University of Port Harcourt Nigeria and Ahmadu Bello University Zaria Nigeria. Published and journal articles, have been editor for some research journals, have been the national president of National Association for Teachers of Languages in Colleges of Education and Polytechnics – NATELCEP and external examiner for some Polytechnics.