The department started with the polytechnic in the year 1978 with admission of some few students to read Nigeria National Diploma (NND). The first Head of Department was Dr. Akanbi I. A. Around the year 1981, there was a change in government policy with NND being replaced with two years of National Diploma (ND) and two years of Higher National Diploma (HND). The department is currently headed by Mr. Salihu Shehu with over eighteen staff in the department. The department has been growing from strength to strength producing diplomats year by year.
The Federal Polytechnic Bida
Department Contact Info
National Diploma (ND)
North Central, Nigeria
KM 1.5, Doko Road, Bida
Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 4:00P.M.
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National Diploma Requirement (ND)
Mathematics, English language, Economic/Commerce, and any of Marketing, Government, Biology, Agricultural Science Civic education, Financial account,.
Higher National Diploma Requirement (HND)
Mathematics, English language, Economic/Commerce, and any of Marketing, Government, Biology, Agricultural Science Civic education, Financial account,. Distinction, Upper credit and Lower credit.
Head of Department
Senior school leaving certificate Bsc Diploma in desktop publishing. MBA. Member NIMN.