FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

Parent Organization: FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

Type: Ministry

Principal Officers

Dr. Ben Ibe

Permanent Secretary

Quick Information

The Ministry

Past Officials of the Ministry

Finances
  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦400,148,037,983.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦345,091,448,178.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦55,056,589,805.00

Related Organizations/Units

Contact Information

Establishment Act

Decree 31, 1988

Education Reform Act

273_EDUCATION REFORM ACT.pdf
Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions
  1. Formulate and coordinate a national policy on education.
  2. Collect and collate data for purposes of educational planning and financing.
  3. Prescribe and maintain uniform standards of education throughout the country.
  4. Control and monitor the quality of education in the country.
  5. Harmonize educational policies and procedures of all the States of the Federation through the instrumentality of the National Council on Education.
  6. Effect cooperation in educational matters on an international scale.
  7. Develop curricula and syllabuses at the national level.
Agencies
  1. Education Trust Fund (ETF)
  2. Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)
  3. National Board for Educational Measurement (NBEM)
  4. National Board for Technical Education (NBTE)
  5. National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB)
  6. National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE)
  7. National Commission for Mass Literacy (NCME)
  8. National Commission for Nomadic Education
  9. National Examination Council (NECO)
  10. National Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (NEIPA)
  11. National Institute for Nigeria Languages (NINL)
  12. National Library of Nigeria (NLN)
  13. National Mathematical Centre (NMC)
  14. Nigerian French Language Village (NFLV)
  15. Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)
  16. Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC)
  17. West African Examination Council (WAEC)
  18. National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
  19. National Primary Education Commission (NPEC)
  20. National Teachers' Institute (NTI)
  21. National Universities Commission (NUC)
  22. Nigeria Arabic Language Village (NALV)
  23. Nigeria Education Bank (NEB)
  24. Nigeria Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC)
Departments
  1. Administration
  2. Primary and Secondary
  3. Higher Education
  4. Planning, Research and Statistics
  5. Technology and Science
  6. Educational Support Service
  7. Accounting and Finance
Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Federal Ministry of Education
Federal Secretariat
PHASE III
Abuja

10_Federal Ministry of Education Contacts.xls