In this article, we will be answering most of your questions about the Higher National Diploma programme in Nigeria.
Below are nine (9) commonly asked questions about Higher National Diploma, and our expert answers:
How many years does it take to complete HND?
HND takes an average of 2years to complete in a polytechnic. HND is divided into HND1 and HND2. Generally, polytechnic takes 5years to finish. ND takes 2years, HND takes 2years while Industrial Training takes 1year
Where can I study for HND?
HND can only be obtained in a polytechnic. A polytechnic is a tertiary institution for training technical manpower. Polytechnics can be found in all states of the nation.
Who awards HND?
HND is awarded by the governing council of Polytechnics after a student has met the necessary academic qualifications. In Nigeria, only Polytechnics and Monotechnic award the Higher National Diploma (HND).
Who is HND holder
An HND holder is a person who has completed a course program at a polytechnic or monotechnic leading to the award of HND. Such a person must have been awarded a National Diploma and gone for Industrial training.
Are HND worth it?
Yes, HND is totally worth it. HND prepares you both for the theoretical aspect of your course of study and the practical aspect. This makes it a very good choice for employers of labour as they want people who are good but theoretically and practically.
What is the meaning of HND?
HND means Higher National Diploma and it is a 2year course. HND is awarded by a polytechnic.
We have tried to answer commonly asked questions on Higher National Diploma.
Currently, it is 12 questions that were answered but we believe that soon more questions about HND will pop-up
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