The Nigeria Television College was establish in September 1980 to cater for growing need of technological advancement in Nigeria especially in Television journalism and broadcasting of authentic information. These is base on the principle of dissemination of grapevine information to enhance peace and harmony among the diverse cultures of Nigeria.
Its important for you to know NTA College Jos is the only Television college in Africa and aims to become a degree awarding institution in no distant future.
NTA College presently lays emphasis and awards diploma certificate in TV journalism, TV Production, TV Design and TV Engineering. In a bid to upgrade NTA College Jos to an degree-awarding institution, the management set up a committee to facilitate the proces in 2003.
Presently, the institution is affiliated to Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State after an attempt with Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University in Bauchi State proved abortive in 2006. The management team of NTA College Jos is headed by the Rector, Registrar, Bursar, Dean of Studies, Director of Academic planning and Monitoring, Heads of Departments, Auditor and Librarian who are all answerable to the Rector of NTA College, Jos Plateau State.
RECTOR – BARNABAS GBAM
REGISTRAR – ETIM SUNDAY RICHARD
HOD MARKETING/CORPORATE AFFAIRS – NMAA AHMED LILIAN IJEOMA
HOD PRODUCTION – AROKOYO LAWRENCE SUNDAY
DEAN OF STUDIES – UDE-AKPEH CHINELO EDITH
BURSAR – JACOB ECHOR
HOD ENGINEERING – INNOCENT NNEGHA
ACADEMIC SECRETARY – MACHUNGA S. PATIENCE
Taking a look at the extra curriculum activities in NTA College in Jos, Plateau State shows the height of attainment the students have strive to hit in terms of productive in the practical aspect of what the learn in theory and respective departments of study.
It might not be noticeable to the management of the institution but NTA College students have carve out a niche in the entertainment industry in Plateau State in Photography, Video directing and production and entertainment in Plateau State nd hence it gives relevance to the entertainment prowess in Plateau State, Nigeria.