Profile of the Rector

Dr. Ahmed Umar Egbako was born in Egbako, Lavun local government Area of Niger state on 12th of August, 1961, Dr. Ahmed Umar Egbako had his primary education at Egbako primary school from 1970-1976 and post primary education at Government Teachers college, Mokwa from 1976- 1981, from there he went to Zungeru college of Advance studies, Bida for diploma in Mathematics Education in 1984, and university of Sokoto for his B.Sc (Ed) Mathematics with second class Honours, upper Division in 1988. He had his M. tech (Applied Mathematics) from the Federal university of Technology, Minna in 1999. Dr Egbako also acquired his Doctorate(PhD) from the same university (FUT, MInna) in the year 2011.

Dr. Umar Ahamed Egbako joined services of polytechnic as an Assistant Lecturer I with the Department of Maths / Statistics and computer Science in 1989 and has served the polytechnic in various other capacities such as the Head of Department, Vice-Rector, Coordinator IJMB and Remedial Programmes, Chief Lecturer on sabbatical, Department of Mathematics, Umar Waziri Federal Polytechnic, Birnin Kebbi and Director CCCE&T since April 2012.

He is a member of Nigeria Mathematical Society (NMS), Nigerian Statistical Association (NSA),Association of Nigerian Academics(ANA),Registered Administrative Managers of Nigeria(RAMN).

He has published many books and journals in his field.

PARTICIPATON IN NATIONAL ASSIGNMENT
  1. Chairman:NBTE accreditation team to re-accredit Higher National Diploma and National Diploma in Statistics Programmes of Federal Polytechnic ,Damaturu,Yobe State,12th june to 16th june ,2006
  2. Chairman:NBTE accreditation team to re-accredit National Diploma and Resource inspection on Higher National Diploma in Statistics programmes of River state Polytechnic ,Bori, Rivers state ,20th December to 23rd December 2009.
  3. External Moderator(Mathematics ):Department of Maths/Statistics, Federal Polytechnic Bida ,2010 to date.

He is happily married with children.