Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic came into being on the 2nd of February, 1989 wide Kaduna State Edict No. 3 (subsequently amended in 2004). The Edict charged the Polytechnic to among other things provide for training and development of techniques in Applied Science, Engineering and Commerce as well as in other spheres of learning. The Polytechnic courses of instruction (in full-time and Part-time) leading to the award of Diplomas, Certificates and other distinctions of Scientific, Technological and other subjects are available at all times in order to meet the requirements of State and the manpower needs of the Country.
* Main Campus: Former UPE Zaria along Zaria-Kaduna Road
* School of Applied Science: Former CAS, Gaskiya, Zaria
* School of Management Studies: Former ERC, Gaskiya, Zaria
* School of Agric Technology: Samaru Kataf