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PRESENT STRUCTURE OF THE EDUCATION SECRETARIAT

Presently, the Education Secretariat has the Headquarters that oversees and coordinates the activities of the Boards and Departments under it. The headquarters has 4 departments, 2 special Divisions and 9 units that report to the Secretary for Education directly or through the Director Administration and Finance, as the case may be.

The four (4) Departments are:


i. Department of Administration and Finance
ii. Department of Policy, Planning, Research & Statistics (DPPR&S)
iii. Department of Quality Assurance (DQA)
iv. Department of Higher Education

The two (2) Special Divisions under the Department of Administration and Finance are:


i. Administration & Supplies
ii. Finance and Accounts

The seven (9) units under the Secretariat Headquarters are:


i. Audit Unit
ii. Gender Unit
iii. Health & HIV/AIDS Unit
iv. Legal Unit
v. Procurement Unit
vi. Project Unit
vii. Public Relations Unit
viii. Servicom Unit
vii. Special Needs Education Unit

The boards and departments that implement the education policies and manage schools at all levels and types of education in the FCT are:


i. Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB)
ii. Secondary Education Board (SEB)
iii. Department for Science and Technology (DS&T)
iv. Department of Mass Education (DME)
v. Education Resource Centre (ERC)
vi. FCT Scholarship Board (SB)

The tertiary education institutions under the Education Secretariat are:


i. FCT College of Education (COE)
ii. FCT University of Science & Technology, Abaji (yet to take off)

Providing Quality Education for Residents of the Federal Capital Territory