National Diploma & Higher National Diploma

Nutrition and Dietetics

Nutrition and Dietetics

produced graduates with sound theoretical and Practical knowledge of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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?

Nutrition is a critical part of health and development. The food we eat has significant impact on our health according to several studies. Changes in diet prevent and control many health problems including obesity, diabetes, and certain risk factors of cancer and heart diseases. Hence the need to study and practice Nutrition and Dietetics

Addmission Requirement

National Diploma Requirement (ND)

General certificate of education (GCE) O level senior secondary School certificate, National Technical certificate and any other equivalent certificate with credit passes In five relevant subjects at not more than two sitting. The relevant subjects include mathematics, English language. Biology, chemistry and any other from Africa Science, physics. Food and Nutrition , and Geography

Higher National Diploma Requirement (HND)

All requirements for admission into ND program. A minimum of lower credit pass in the cognate ND examination. Compulsory one(1) year cognate training experience. ND diplomats with two or more years of cognate experience in specific field may be considered.

Mrs Comfort Ahmed- Sani

Head of Department
Mrs Comfort Ahmed- Sani M. Tech Nutritional Biochemistry; Pgd Education; B. Tech Food Science and Nutrition; HND Hotel and Catering management. Member Nutrition Society of Nigeria (NSN) ,Nigerin Institute for Food Science and Technology (NIFST) , Dietetics Association of Nigeria (DAN)