National Institute of Construction Technology and Management, Uromi
Our Vision Statement
To emphasis global best practice in learning, instruction and Practice as a way of creating Technologists Engineers, Scientists, Industrialist and Entrepreneurs that would become referent points the world over.
Our Mission Statement
To create a generation of knowledge-based individuals that would impact heavily in the construction sector but in the technological development of Nigeria and the West African Sub-region
The goal (philosophy) and academic objectives of NICT are in accordance with the national philosophy and goal of technical education as provided in the National Policy on Education and guidelines provided by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), the Federal Government agency saddled with the responsibility and right to develop, maintain and sustain standards in the technical education sector in Nigeria. Nigeria has been in dire short supply of skilled manpower in the area of construction which incidentally is one of the largest employers of labour. The result is that personnel are often sourced from foreign country to bridge this gap, with its collateral capital outflow. An institution like this becomes a veritable tool to equip Nigeria youths with requisite education and training that will not only aid Nigeria in this respect but create generations of skilled engineers, Technology, industrialist, entrepreneurs and self-reliant citizens
The cardinal objectives of the Institute are as follows;
To provide Full-Time and Part-Time courses in Engineering Technology, Environmental Sciences, Applied Sciences, and Business and Management Technology
To provide facilities and encourage research in all its area of focus to aid the development of Nigeria in the areas of Industry, Commerce, Technology and Engineering etc.
To arrange conferences, seminars and study groups relevant to the fields of learning
To perform such other functions which in the opinion of the Institute, may serve to promote its objectives
To provide a well developed and articulate technical education through a consistent research, development and constant contact with the renowned institutions and constant appropriate industries
To provide appropriate training and vocational dexterity for a self-reliant and focused Nigerian student, and also to provide the industrial skills for those who want to be employers of labour or gainfully employed