NBTE Develops Software for Ranking TVET Institutions The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has developed software for the ranking of technical and vocational education institutions under its purview.
Five-day training workshop on Usage of Basic Science Laboratory Equipment and Quality Management System
Five-day training workshop on Usage of Basic Science Laboratory Equipment and Quality Management System The NBTE Centre of Excellence for TVET in collaboration with The Nigerian Institute of Science Laboratory Technology announce a five-day training workshop on Usage of Basic Science Laboratory Equipment, and Quality Management System for Science Lecturers, SLT Lecturers, Laboratory Technologists/Scientists and other users of Science Equipment VENUES: Northern Zones: Kaduna Polytechnic, 1st -7th September, 2019 Southern Zones: Nigeria Institute of Science Laboratory Technology, Ibadan, Oyo State 6th – 12th October, 2019.
NBTE Governing Board Chairman Gives Inaugural Lecture In recognition of her passion for education and interest in politics at both State and Federal levels, the Chairman of the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) Governing Board, Prof. (Mrs.) Modupe Adelabu took her turn to give the series 334 Inaugural Lecture of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. The lecture which took place on the 26th March, 2019 at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, was titled “As it was in the beginning, so it is now: Politics and Education Policies in Nigeria”.
Minister Presents Operational Licences To 65 TVET Institutions The Honourable Minister of Education, Mal. Adamu Adamu has presented operational licences to 65 TVET institutions comprising 18 Private Polytechnics, two Private Monotechnics, four Colleges of Health Science & Technology, 33 Innovation Enterprise Institutions (IEIs) and eight Vocational Enterprise Institutions (VEIs).
FEDERAL POLYTECHNICS NEKEDE-OWERRI, ILARO AND KADUNA POLYTECHNIC EMERGE 1ST , 2ND AND 3RD POSITIONS RESPECTIVELY. The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has released the report of the Pilot Institutional Ranking of Nigerian Polytechnics for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 academic years with Federal Polytechnics Nekede, Imo State; Ilaro, Ogun State and Kaduna Polytechnic emerging first, second and third positions respectively.
The Executive Secretary of the National Board for Technical Education, Dr. Masa'udu Adamu Kazaure has canvased for a system of skills training that ensures that all types of skills for employment are recognized and benchmarked on a common framework. Dr. Kazaure who wants a paradigm shift in skills training from the conventional Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) to institutionalization of National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF) said the NSQF is fundamental to the recognition, validation, certification and harmonization of skills qualifications acquired from different learning environment.
The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) in collaboration with the Commonwealth of Learning (CoL) held a stakeholders' meeting to further review and fine-tune the draft policy and come up with the final national policy/strategy and procedures on Open, Distance and Flexible e-Learning (ODFEL) for the Nigerian TVET sector. While declaring open the three-day meeting which was held at the NBTE Centre of Excellence (CoE) for TVET in Kaduna, the Executive Secretary of NBTE, Dr. Masa'udu Adamu Kazaure said that when the review process is completed, the Board would provide copies of the documents to all stakeholders as well as ensure that the ODFEL Policy and Strategy is ratified and implemented throughout the TVET sector.
The Chairman of the Governing Board of the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), Prof. Modupe Adelabu has charged members of the Governing Board to treat education as an emergency second only to war. Prof. Adelabu who gave the charge in an address she delivered at the 80th Regular Meeting of the Board in Kaduna said education is the best panacea for poverty, empowerment and national development.
The Honourable Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has charged polytechnics in the country to rise up to the task of producing best and efficient skilled and productive manpower. The Minister gave the charge in an address he delivered at the 13th joint convocation ceremony of the Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State which was held on 12th May, 2018.