Welcome to Faculty of Vocational Technical Education
Our Faculty is the pioneer Faculty of Vocational Technical Education in Nigeria.
The faculty is equipped with state of the art equipment for Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) by the World Bank (stepB) and Africa Development Fund /Federal Ministry of Education (ADF/FME) Project for TVET in Nigeria. She undertakes training for artisan and people that are willing to get into the profession of vocational technical education progrmmes. There is hardly any TVET institution in Nigeria where our graduates are not available.
History of Faculty
The Faculty which started off as Department of Vocational Teacher Education was one of the earliest departments in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka established in 1962. It was given its original mandate under Ford Foundation Project Grant No. 640-0475 for $380,000 in 1964. From inception, it was one of the three departments that made up the faculty of Education.The then Department of Vocational Teacher Education was made up of four broad units, namely; Agricultural Education, Business Education, Home Economics Education and Industrial Technical Education.