Arc. Sanusi Waziri Gumau

HOD

Welcome to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics started on 21st January, 2003 within the School of General Studies. Though a new department, it has fully satisfied the National Board for Technical Education – NBTE – requirements to run a National Diploma programme.

The Department is blessed with twelve (12) academic staff and two (2) non-academic staff. The following is the list of Heads of department since its inception:

  1. Salisu C. Mohammed 2003 – (Coordinator)
  2. Mr. Ishaya Audu 2003 – 2006
  3. Mr. Luka Joshua 2006 – 2010
  4. Mal. Bello A. Rasheed 2010 – 2012
  5. Sagir A Mahmud 2012 – Date

 

Structure of Programme

The Department runs the following programmes:

  1. National Diploma
  2. Higher National Diploma

Achievements  

The Department has achieved the following:-

1. Attainment of sponsorship to number of staff to Mathematical Centre Abuja for a National Seminar.

2.  Sponsored of a staff to a First Workshop for Capacity Building for Algebra and related courses.

3. In 2011 the Department hosted the first National Mathematical Competition for Polytechnics (NAMPCPS) and all the participants from the Department qualified for the final round.

4. A student of the department won a Bronze Medal during the final of NAMPCPCS at Abuja 2011.

Contact Information

maths-stats@fptb.edu.ng

 

Programs

 

s/nProgramme of Study
1Higher National Diploma in Statistics
2National Diploma in Statistics

Entry Requirements

 

TBD

Courses

 

Higher National Diploma in Statistics - HND I

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 312DATABASE DESIGN I3
2MTH 314MATHEMATICAL METHODS II3
3STA 311STATISTICS THEORY I3
4STA 312APPLIED GENERAL STATISTICS I3
5STA 313STATISTICAL INFERENCE AND SCIENTIFIC METHODS3
6STA 314OPERATIONAL RESEARCH I3
7STA 315TECHNICAL ENGLISH I2

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 322DATABASE DESIGN II3
2EED 323ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT I2
3MTH 322MATHEMATICAL METHODS III3
4STA 321STATISTICAL THEORY II3
5STA 322SAMPLING TECHNIQUES I3
6STA 323DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF EXPERIMENT II3
7STA 324STATISTICAL MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS3
8STA 325BIOMETRICS3
9STA 326RESEARCH METHODS II2

Higher National Diploma in Statistics - HND II

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1EED 413ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT II2
2STA 411OPERATION RESEARCH II3
3STA 412SAMPLING TECHNIQUES III3
4STA 413ECONOMETRICS3
5STA 414ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL STATISTICS II3
6STA 415INDUSTRIAL STATISTICS II3
7STA 416MEDICAL STATISTICS3
8STA 417DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF EXPRT III3
9STA 418SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT II2

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1STA 421OPERATIONS RESEARCH III3
2STA 422DEMOGRAPHY II3
3STA 423NON-PARAMETRIC STATISTICS3
4STA 424STATISTICAL COMPUTING3
5STA 425TIME SERIES ANALYSIS3
6STA 426MULTIVARIATE METHODS & STOCHASTIC PROCESSES3
7STA 427PROJECT3

National Diploma in Statistics - ND I

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 101INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS3
2GNS 103USE OF LIBRARY2
3GNS 126PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION1
4GNS 127CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION I2
5MTH 111LOGIC AND LINEAR ALGEBRA3
6MTH 112FUNCTION AND GEOMETRY3
7STA 111DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS I4
8STA 112ELEMENTARY PROB. THEORY3
9STA 113TECHNICAL ENGLISH I2

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 123COMPUTER APPLICATION PACKAGES I4
2EED 126INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP2
3GNS 102COMMUNICATION IN ENGLISH2
4GNS 121INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY2
5GNS 124GOVERNMENT2
6GNS 128CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION II2
7MTH 121CALCULUS I3
8STA 121DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS II4
9STA 122STATISTICAL THEORY I3
10STA 123DEMOGRAPHY3
11STA 126RESEARCH METHODS I2

National Diploma in Statistics - ND II

Semester 1

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 215COMPUTER PACKAGES II4
2EED 216PRACTICE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP2
3MTH 212CALCULUS II3
4MTH 213LINEAR ALGEBRA3
5STA 211STATISTICAL THEORY II3
6STA 212ELEMENT OF SAMPLING THEORY3
7STA 213ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL STATISTICS3
8STA 214INDUSTRIAL STATISTICS3
9SWE 200SIWES4

Semester 2

s/nCourse CodeCourse TitleCourse Unit
1COM 224MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM3
2MTH 222MATHEMATICS METHODS I3
3STA 221DESIGN AND ANALYSIS OF EXPPT.3
4STA 222SAMPLING TECHNIQUES I3
5STA 223APPLIED GENRAL STATISTICS3
6STA 224BIOSTATISTICS3
7STA 225SEMINAR1
8STA 226SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT I2
9STA 227PROJECT3