FG Approves Establishment of Federal Poly Shendam in Plateau State

Federal Government (FG) Has Approved the Establishment of Federal Polytechnic Shendam in Plateau State.

This is to inform the general public that His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has approved the establishement of Federal Polytechnic, Shendam, Plateau State.


Mr President also approved a take-off grant of N2 Billion for the new Polytechnic from the funding resources of TETFund for the provision of core facilities for immediate take-off. This has been duly conveyed to TETFund for implementation.

In view of the above, A Technical Team from Federal Ministry of Education and the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) will soon visit the State to identify the site in Shendam and assess its readiness for commencement of academic activities in October, 2021.

Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of the esteemed regards of the Honorable Minister.