Prof. Ahmed Iliyasu

Special Assistant to the DG

Prof. Ahmed Iliyasu is an Associate Professor in the area of Guidance and Counselling.  He started his academic career as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Education, Bayero University, Kano in 2003.

After completion of his Ph.D in Guidance and Counselling in 2008 he went to Northeast Normal University, Changchun, Jilin Province, China
where he undertook his Post Doctoral Research Studies as Senior Scholar in Higher Education.
He teaches courses at both undergraduate and post graduate levels like: Introduction to Guidance and Counselling, From School to Work, Guidance and Counselling, Educational Statistics, Research Methods, Personality Assessment, Appraisal Techniques in Guidance and Counseling, Counselling Communication and Interview Process and Marital Counselling.
He has supervised many B. A. Ed, PGDE M. Ed, and currently supervising three Ph.Ds candidates.He is currently the Special Assistant to the Director General and Chief executive of the Institute.

He is married and blessed with children.