The National Board for Technical Education, NBTE said that it would re-position Technical and Vocational Education and Training, sector to fast track national development.
The Executive Secretary of the board, Masa’udu Kazaure, stated this, at the opening of a workshop in Kaduna for Rectors and Provosts of Polytechnics and Monotechnics on institutional ranking.
Kazaure explained that high standard of education at all levels would guarantee increase economic growth and development in the country.
He said that a re-positioned educational system leads to the production of highly skilled and technical manpower that creates opportunities for innovation and technological advancement.
Kazaure explained that the workshop was aimed at sensitising participants on the key elements of institutional ranking and share ideas that will foster future ranking activities.
He said that the ranking provided the public with information on technical institutions for them to make informed decision.