Ministry of Education and Higher Education

The Ministry of Education is set to positively influence and reshape the present educational system in the state with a view to improving capacity and performance outcomes by redirecting and optimizing resources, designing effective policies, setting time lines in order to maximize educational excellence and progressively move towards the attainment of the desired quality education standards. It is responsible for the educational sector in the State, It seeks to elevate the standard of education and maintain it.

• The New Vision is of a knowledge based society through the provision of quality education and provide a technological based education with entrepreneurial skills to enable products of our educational achievement achieve sustainability, self-actualization to moral uprightness within, with a view to creating an egalitarian society whose hallmark is a progressive economy and rapid industrial growth.


• To actualize the aspirations of the people of Bauchi State for a balanced development and an enhanced quality of life for the present and future generations through responsive governance guided by the fear of God through the responsive governance and quality education.

• To provide high quality education accessible to all learners through effective and efficient management of resources for the attainment of self-reliance and socio-economic development.

• Provision of all-encompassing basic, scientific and technological education with a view to promoting entrepreneurship at all stages of educational development.

• Creating education for empowerment which is collectively driven by all with a view to achieving total restoration, transformation and re-positioning of our education sector for pragmatic development.

• To provide enriched educational experience for students in schools through the provision of quality standards, pedagogy excellence, appropriate teaching methods or approaches, learning resources and instructional materials that are all indispensable ingredients that guarantee high-quality education leading to stimulating learning experience and excellent performance.
His Excellency (Engr.) Nuhu Gidado