Full List of Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State Nigeria

Vocational Enterprise Institutions is another form of higher institutions in Nigeria and in these institutions candidates are taught different skills. The federal government of Nigeria established these institutions to further reduce the illiteracy level in the country. There are Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State and others state in the country.

Full List of Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State Nigeria

The agency responsible for accrediting Vocational Enterprise Institutions in the country is known as NBTE. This article will tell you hat you need to know about Vocational Enterprise Institutions, tell you about NBTE and provide the List of Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State.

What You Need to Know About Vocational Enterprise Institutions

The major role of Vocational Enterprise Institutions is to act as an alternative route to universities in the country. They have also helped Nigeria a lotas they have improved the educational level in Nigeria and thereby reducing the illiteracy rate in Nigeria. Vocational Enterprise Institutions have also helped provide enough manpower to and reduce the unemployment rate in Nigeria.

People somehow confused Vocational Enterprise Institutions to monotechnics as skills are learnt there but they are different from monotechnics.  Fabrication and Welding, Cosmetology and Beauty, Therapy Hospitality & Tourism Studies, Office Secretarial Assistant are among the skills acquired at these institutions.

What You Need to Know About NBTE

The federal government established NBTE (National Board for Technical Education) in 1977 with different objectives. One of the objectives is to make an impact in the areas of technical education so as to meet the growing needs of the economy. The role of NBTE is to supervise and established technical institutions in Nigeria.

Some of the Institutions under the supervision of NBTE include Vocational Enterprise Institutions, College of Education, Monotechnics and College of Agriculture. NBTE vision is to be a world-class regulatory body for the promotion of Technical and Vocational Education and Training in Nigeria.

What You Need to Know About Kano State

Kano State was created on the 27th of May 1967 and the capital of the state is also named Kano. The state is located in the North-Western part of Nigeria and there are forty-four local government areas in Kano state. There are eight universities in the state and they are two federal, two state and four private universities.

The state is bordered by Jigawa State to the north-east, Katsina state to the north-west and Kaduna state to the south. The dominant tribe in Kano state is Hausa and the state is known to be the second-largest industrial centre in Nigeria.

List of Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State

There are three accredited Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Kano State among the various institutions in the state. There are also a lot of Vocational Enterprise Institutions in Nigeria and below is the list of these institutions in the state and the accredited courses






1. Adhama Innovation Enterprise Institute, 171 Mission Road, Bompai, Kano NVC Fashion Design Private 2018
2. Entrepreneurship Vocational Technology ltd, Matan Fada, Kano State, Matan Fada, Kano. NVC Carpentry and Joinery


NVC Computer Studies


NVC Fashion Design


NVC Fabrication and Welding

State 2010
3. Hajia Sa’adatu and Umul-khairi Foundation, Kano NVC Cosmetology and Beauty Therapy


NVC Fashion Design

Private 2015


Admission Requirement

The JAMB (Joint Admission and Matriculation Board) examination is not needed for most of these Institutions. Candidates who are to apply for expected to be up to eighteen years as that is the required age. Five credits are needed in WAEC (West African Examination Council) or in NECO (National Examination Council).