Courses Offered in ABU Zaria: Full List
Ahmadu Bello University is located in the ancient city of Zaria, in Kaduna state. It was established in 1962, October 4th of that year to be precise. The institution was established by the federal government as a research institution.
The school was named in memory of the first premier of Northern Nigeria and Sardauna of Sokoto, Alhaji Sir Ahmadu Bello, who died in 1966 during a bloody military coup.
The institution has two campuses; one is located at Kongo, while the second is located at Samaru, both in the city of Zaria. The Samaru campus is the main campus, while the Kongo campus serves as a satellite campus.
The administrative offices, faculties of; sciences, social-sciences, arts and languages, education, environmental design, engineering, medical sciences. agricultural sciences and research facilities are all accommodated by the main campus.
The faculties of Law and Administration on the other hand are located at the Kongo campus. The Faculty of Administration is made up of Department of Accounting, Department of Business Administration, Department of Local Government and Department of Development Studies and Public Administration
Ahmadu Bello University runs a number of other programs aside the regular undergraduate program. These other programs are located at various other sites around Kaduna state. Some of these programs are graduate programs, vocational programs, remedial programs and associate degree programs.
Just like the other universities in Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello University has a chancellor and vice Chancellor. The Chancellor holds a ceremonial office, while the Vice Chancellor is the executive head of the university.
Below, you will be provided with the list of courses being offered by Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. These courses are approved by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board and National University Commission.
Local Government And Development Studies
Arts And Humanities
Literature In English
Agricultural Science And Education
Education & Arabic
Education & Christian Religious Studies
Education & Computer Science
Education & Islamic Studies
Education & Mathematics
Education & Physics
Education And Biology
Education And Chemistry
Education And Geography
Education And Hausa
Education And Integrated Science
Education And Social Studies
Guidance & Counselling
Home Economics And Education
Library And Information Science
Physical And Health Education
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Textile Science And Technology
Urban And Regional Planning
Water Resources And Environmental Engineering
Admission requirements for these courses are available on JAMB’s website. They are also published in the UTME Brochure, a yearly publication provided by JAMB for students, who register for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
The Brochure is consistently being updated every year to reflect updates in admission process and requirements. The institution’s website too can give information in this regard.