National Board For Technical Education (NBTE) has granted accreditation to eight courses at Federal Polytechnic, Ukana in Akwa Ibom State.
The programmes accredited include ND Civil Engineering, ND Electrical/Electronic Engineering, ND Computer Engineering, ND Science Laboratory Technology, ND Computer Science, ND Statistics, ND Accountancy and ND Business Administration and Management.
According to a statement issued by the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Manasseh Umoette and made available to our Correspondent in Uyo on Tuesday, the approval was contained in a letter signed by the Director of Polytechnic Programmes, NBTE, Arc. Ogoh Ngbede, and addressed to the Rector, Dr Uduak Sunday Ukekpe.
The approval is sequel to the Resource Inspection/Verification exercise embarked by the NBTE Visitation team in the Polytechnic between 13th and 14th July, 2022. The approval takes effect from the 2021/2022 academic session.