Federal Polytechnic, Bida, Zungeru Bida Road.

Bida, Nigeria

Federal Polytechnic, Bida Description

About Federal Polytechnic, Bida

Federal Polytechnic Bida is a Federal-Government owned tertiary institution located at Bida ,Niger State, Nigeria. It currently has seven faculties: School of Applied and Natural Science,School of Business Administration,School of General Studies,School of Environmental Studies,School of Engineering Technology,School of Financial Studies and School of Communication and Information Technology.

History of Federal Polytechnic, Bida

The Federal Polytechnic Bida was established in 1977 following the decision of the Federal Government of Nigeria to move to Bida the then Federal College of Technology, Kano. The first academic session started April 1978 with 211 students and a staff strength of 11 senior staff and 33 junior staff.


Federal Polytechnic, Bida is relatively safe but visitors are advised to be careful around the state and avoid keeping late hours.

Things To Do

Federal Polytechnic, Bida is a learning institue. What you're expected to bring along are your reading and writing materials to help with your school academics.

Best Features

Federal Polytechnic, Bida strives for excellence in education through acceptance curricula that is designed to produce graduates that are morally and academically sound.

Best Time to Visit Federal Polytechnic, Bida

Federal Polytechnic, Bida is best visited during when it's in session as it's when the school is lively and alive.

Popular Events at Federal Polytechnic, Bida

There are two popular events in school which is Convocation and Matriculation. Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and there is an award for the best graduating student. Likewise, Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to wear and snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their been in school.

Most Common Visitors

Most common visitors in Federal Polytechnic, Bida are the student's and lecturer's friends and family. Also, researchers visit.

Weather at Federal Polytechnic, Bida

Federal Polytechnic, Bida is located in the North-Central part of Nigeria. This region has just two season which is the dry and rainy season.The rainy season comes from the month of May till early August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April. Usually, between the month of December and February Harmattan come along and it's usually very cold especially at night so it's advisable to go with warm clothings

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: how can I become a student here?
A: To become a student of Federal Polytechnic, Bida, you must pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) organised by JAMB and must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects.

Q: How many faculties or departments are available here?
A: There are seven faculties in Federal Polytechnic, Bida.

Q: Is this polytechnic accredited?
A: Yes, Federal Polytechnic, Bida is accredited.

Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic?
A: Yes there are hostel facilities. 

Bida, Nigeria

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