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When we say ABU, you know we mean the Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Nigeria. The Ahmadu Bello University ranked 6th best university in Nigeria for 2020. This entails how good the school is and it’s goal in eradicating illiteracy in the country.
This page covers the list of courses offered in ABU Zaria and cut off marks, ABU Zaria courses, and requirements.
No doubt, the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria is the most popular university in the northwestern parts of Nigeria. So it actually is not a surprise that several Nigerian youths who wish to further their education choose this institution as their most preferred destination.
ABU Zaria currently has ninety-four (94) Academic Departments (or courses as some prefer to call it) as listed on the JAMB brochure.
This academic institution offers Diploma, Degree, or Postgraduate certificate in any of those courses and candidates can obtain one once they are through with the program.
ABU Undergraduate Programmes
|2||B. Ed. Arabic Education|
|3||B. Ed. Creative Art|
|4||B. Ed. Economics Education|
|5||B. Ed. Hausa Education|
|10||B.A. English (Drama)|
|11||B.A. English (Language)|
|12||B.A. English (Literature)|
|13||B.A. Fine Arts|
|17||B.A. Industrial Design|
|18||B.A. Local Government & Development Studies|
|19||B.A. Theatre and Performing Arts|
|20||B.Ed (Education Foundation and Curriculum)|
|21||B.Ed (Education Psychology and Counselling)|
|22||B.Ed. Biology Education|
|23||B.Ed. Business Education|
|24||B.Ed. Chemistry Education|
|25||B.Ed. Christian Religious Studies|
|26||B.Ed. Education Administration|
|27||B.Ed. Geography Education|
|28||B.Ed. Guidance and Counselling|
|29||B.Ed. Home Economics|
|30||B.Ed. Integrated Science|
|31||B.Ed. Islamic Religious Studies|
|32||B.Ed. Language Arts|
|33||B.Ed. Mathematics Education|
|34||B.Ed. Physical & Health Education|
|35||B.Ed. Physics Education|
|36||B.Ed. Science Education|
|37||B.Ed. Social Studies|
|38||B.Eng. Agicultural Engineering|
|39||B.Eng. Automotive Engineering|
|40||B.Eng. Chemical Engineering|
|41||B.Eng. Civil Engineering|
|42||B.Eng. Communications Engineering|
|43||B.Eng. Computer Engineering|
|44||B.Eng. Electrical Engineering|
|45||B.Eng. Geomatic Engineering|
|46||B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering|
|47||B.Eng. Mechatronics Engineering|
|48||B.Eng. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering|
|49||B.Eng. Water Resources & Environmental Engineering|
|50||B.Sc (Ed) Computer Science Education|
|53||B.Sc. Agricultural Extension|
|56||B.Sc. Biological Science|
|59||B.Sc. Business Administration|
|61||B.Sc. Computer Science|
|63||B.Sc. Ed. Agriculture Education|
|64||B.Sc. Fisheries and Aquaculture|
|65||B.Sc. Forestry and Wildlife|
|69||B.Sc. Glass Technology|
|70||B.Sc. Human Anatomy|
|71||B.Sc. Human Physiology|
|73||B.Sc. International Studies|
|74||B.Sc. Land Surveying|
|75||B.Sc. Mass Communication|
|77||B.Sc. Mathematics with Computer Science|
|79||B.Sc. Nursing Science|
|80||B.Sc. Political Science|
|81||B.Sc. Polymer & Textile Science|
|82||B.Sc. Public Administration|
|83||B.Sc. Quantity Surveying|
|86||B.Sc. Textile Science & Technology|
|87||B.Sc. Urban & Regional Planning|
|90||BLIS (Bachelor of Library & Information Science)|
|92||LLB Civil Law|
|93||LLB With Specialization in Islamic Law|
To make this better understandable to candidates who might be confused, we decided to grouped these ABU Zaria courses into their respective faculties. However, it is important for you to note here that some of the Ahmadu Bello University courses which are listed above may not appear in the grouping.
So it is important to scan through the master list above to see the list of NUC approved and accredited courses.
The faculty of Administration in Abu Zaria has the following departments:
- Business Administration
- L G & Development Studies
- Public Administration
The faculty of Agriculture, ABU Zaria, has the following courses:
- Agric Economics and Rural Sociology
- Animal Science
- Crop Protection
- Plant Science
- Soil Science
Faculty of Arts in ABU Zaria contains the following courses:
- African Languages and Cultures
- Theatre and Performing Arts
Education faculty of ABU Zaria has the following courses:
- Arts and Social Science Education
- Educational Foundation and Curriculum
- Educational Psychology and Counseling
- Library and Information Science
- Physical and Health Education
- Science Education
- Vocational and Technical
Faculty of Engineering, ABU Zaria, contains the following departments:
- Agricultural Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical and Computer Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Metallurgical Engineering
- Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
Environmental Design faculty of ABU Zaria has the following courses:
- Fine Arts
- Industrial Design
- Quantity Surveying
- Urban and Regional Planning
Here the courses under Law faculty, ABU Zaria:
- Civil Law
- Commercial Law
- Private Law
- Public Law
- Sharia Law
The courses under medicine faculty, ABU Zaria are:
- Chemical Pathology
- Community Medicine
- Dental Surgery
- Hematology and Blood Transfusion
- Human Anatomy
- Human Physiology
- Medical Microbiology
- Nursing Science
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Pathology (Morbid Anatomy)
- Traumatic and Orthopedic Surgery
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, ABU Zaria, has the following courses:
- Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacy Practice
- Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry
- Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Microbiology
- Pharmacognosy & Drug Development
- Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Science Faculty of ABU Zaria has the following courses:
- Biological Sciences
- Textile Science & Technology
Faculty of Social Science has the following courses:
- Mass Communication
- Political Science
The Veterinary Medicine courses in ABU Zaria are:
- Theriogenology and Production
- Veterinary Anatomy
- Veterinary Medicine
- Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology
- Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology
- Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
- Veterinary Physiology
- Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
- Veterinary Surgery and Medicine.
Faculties In Ahmadu Bello University.
- Environmental Design.
- Life Sciences.
- Physical Sciences.
- Pharmaceutical Sciences.
- Social Science.
- Veterinary Medicine.
These are all National Universities Commission (NUC) accredited and approved courses/departments you can apply for undergraduate programs at Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria.
The ABU Zaria general cut off marks is 180. However, some courses are more competitive than others, this means that UTME/DE candidates seeking admission into these courses need to score above 200 to ensure they secure admission into these courses.
ABU Zaria Courses and cut off mark;
- 220 – 240: Candidates seeking admission into Medicine (O’ Level result with one sitting only) and Nursing are expected to score a minimum of 220 JAMB Score to secure admission into ABU Zaria.
- 200 : Candidates seeking admission into Mass Communication, Common Law, Pharmacy, Anatomy, Physiology.
- 190: These courses are a bit competitive, so candidates seeking admission into Computer Science, English Language, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Geology, all engineering courses except Agricultural and Biosystem Engineering should score nothing less than 190 in JAMB.
- 180 : Finally, all other courses not listed above can be admitted with the official ABU cut off marks of 180.
ABU Contact Information.
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