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School of Basic and General Studies

You are welcome to School of Basic and General Studies.The School housing intellectuals in Various Field of Endeavors.
School of Basic and General Studies was created out the defunct school of Applied Arts and Sciences (SAAS)in 2016. I was elected DEAN of the School in September 2022.


Social sciences



Legal studies

Basic Studies

School Contact Info


Mechanical Eng’g Complex, Abuja Area


Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info

Our Vision

To ensure that we bring to being a digital polytechnic focused on advancing the course of Enviable excellent Academic Standard, technological and Scientific training.To ensure that the Polytechnic Shall be the first amongst it’s equals in all ramifications and meet the yearnings, aspirations and philosophies upon which the institution is founded and charged with.

Our Mission

To Provide quality and efficient services to all Students of Federal polytechnic Bida.

Dr Ndako Yahaya Shaba. Mnes,Mnim, Fcipdm.



Dr Ndako Yahaya Shaba had his Primary Education between 1972-1977. and Secondary School between 1977- 1982 Had his First and Second degrees in ECONOMICS from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1989 and 2003 respectively. Had his PhD in ECONOMICS from University of Abuja in 2016. He is a member of various Professional body among which 1) Full member Nigeria Economic Society (NES) 2) Full member Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM). 3) Fellow Chartered Institute of Public Diplomacy a nd management (CIPDM). PUBLICATION: Dr Ndako Yahaya has over thirty (30) Local and international journals and over 35 Conferences. Dr Ndako Yahaya has Published two (2) Textbooks to his credit. 1) Fundamental of Public Finance first Published in 2004 and revised in 2011. 2) Managerial Economics first Published in 2011 and revised in 2016. RESPONSIBILITIES HELD IN THE POLYTECHNIC: 1) Examination Officer Dept of Accountancy FPB from 1993-2002. 2) Member Academic board (Academic Rep) FPB 2003-2005. HOD, Banking and Finance FPB2012-2013. Director Servicom FPB 2013-2015. Deputy DEAN (SAAS)2015 DEAN SAAS FPB 2015-2016. HOD Banking and Finance FPB2018-2019. Director University Affiliation FPB2019-2022 HOD Social Sciences, FPB Feb2022-Sept 2022. DEAN School of Basic and General Studies FPB Sept 2022-Date. Member management Committee, FPB. Member Staff Training and Debt Committee Member Results Screening and Scrutiny committee Member Admission Screening committee Member Senior Staff Promotion Screening committee. Dr Ndako Yahaya Shaba has been member of various ad-hoc Committee of FPB Such as Student crisis 2018, Convocation ceremony, . ACTIVITIES OUTSIDE THE POLYTECHNIC.1) 1)one year Sabbatical Leave with IBBUL 2) Visiting Lecturer Usmanu Danfodio University Sokoto (Minna Campus) 3) Visiting Lecturer Kwara State University, Malete(Bida Campus) 4) Visiting Lecturer Edusoko University, Bida 5) Resource Person, Open University (NOUN) 6) Visiting Lecturer IBBU Lapai. UNION ACTIVITIES Dr Ndako Yahaya Shaba was actively involved in Union activities as 1) Internal Auditor ASUP Bida Chapter 1993. 2)Vice Chairman ASUP FPB Bida Chapter2009-2013. Acting Chairman FPB 2013. EX-Officio 2013-2015. COMMUNITY SERVICES President, Gboloko Development Association (GDA) Acting Chairman NIM, Bida Chapter Patron, Bassa Nge Student Association,FPB Chapter. Dr Ndako Yahaya Shaba has Several award too numerous to mention

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