National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has granted accreditation to 37 programs run by the Federal Polytechnic Bida, with an approval for additional streams for 13 out of the 37 accredited programmes.
In a letter signed by the board’s director of Polytechnic programmes, Ngbede Ogah and addressed to the rector, the accreditation would last for a period of five years after which they would be scheduled for re-accreditation.
The accredited programmes are: ND Computer Engineering Technology, ND and HND Chemical Engineering Technology, ND and HND Electrical Engineering (Electronic and Telecom as well as Power and Machines options), HND Agric and Bio-Environmental Engineering Technology (Farm Power and Machinery, Post-Harvest, and Soil and Water options respectively), ND and HND Building Technology, ND and HND Quantity Surveying, and ND and HND Surveying and Geo-informatics.
Others include ND Architectural Technology, ND Urban and Regional Planning, ND Estate Management and…
Source: Leadership Newspaper