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New Vice Chancellor for ATBU

Posted by Zailani Bappa   | 10 months ago

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The University Governing Council has appointed a new Vice Chancellor to take over from Professor S.A. Ibrahim whose tenure ended on 26th April,2019. The new Vice Chancellor is Prof. Muhammad A. AbdulAzeez, a professor of Energy Studies with the Department of Physics in the Faculty of Science of ATBU.

The new Vice Chancellor joined the services of the University in 1992 as Graduate Assistant and was appointed Professor in 2011. Before his appointment as a VC, he was the Director of Remedial and Basic Studies in 2014 and later a Deputy Vice Chancellor.

10 months ago

Sale of DBRS Application forms for 2019...

Posted by PRO   | 7 months ago

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Sale of DBRS Application forms for 2019/2020 Academic Session into Basic (IJMB) & Remedial Programmes
The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Bauchi, Directorate of Basic and Remedial Studies (DBRS), announces the sale of Application Forms for admission into 2019/2020 academic session which will commence from Monday, 15th July, 2019 to Friday 18th October, 2019.
Candidates are admitted mostly from catchment areas, other Nigerians and non-Nigerians for admission into Degree Programmes at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University and other Universities as approved by the Federal Government.
(a) Basic (IJMB) Studies Programme
i. Candidates applying for this programme must have at least five (5) credits including English and Mathematics (in not more than two sittings) with any of the following combinations:
Social Science Subjects combination
004: Accounting, Business Management, Mathematics
005: Accounting, Business Management, Economics
006: Accounting, Business Management, Geography
013: Accounting, Geography, Mathematics
031: Business Management, Economics, Mathematics
032: Business Management, Economics, Geography
049: Economics, Geography, Mathematics

Science Subjects Combination
027: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics
028: Biology, Chemistry, Geography
030: Biology, Chemistry, Physics
039: Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics
040: Chemistry, Geography, Physics
043: Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics
063: Geography, Physics, Mathematics

ii. Candidates admitted for the Basic (IJMB) Programme are also expected to register for 2020 JAMB Direct Entry (DE) for Admission.
iii.The duration for the programme is twelve (12) months only.
    Note that: Provision is available for candidates with deficiencies in English and Mathematics to register for Basic English and Mathematics ‘o’level equivalent run by IJMB, ABU Zaria. 
 (b) Remedial Studies Programme
i. Applicants for remedial science programme must have a minimum of (2) credits in the basic science subjects: Biology, Chemistry and Physics. And a minimum of (2) credits in the following: Biology, Economics and Geography for social science programme.
      Successful Candidates are to offer the following subjects:

Remedial Science        Remedial Social Science
1. English Language 1.   English Language
2. Mathematics 2.   Mathematics
3. Biology 3.   Biology
4. Chemistry 4.   Geography
5. Physics 5.   Economics
ii. Candidates admitted for the Remedial studies   programme MUST register and pass at credit level, SSCE or NECO in the subjects they are deficient before admission into degree programme.
iii. Candidates are advise to register for 2020 JAMB (UTME ) for entry into degree programme of ATBU and other universities.
iv. The duration of the programme is Twelve (12) months only.
i. Interested applicants should visit (for IJMB) or (for Remedial) to download RRR for the application forms. Only RRR generated from this website will be accepted for login into the Registration portal.
ii. Applicants are to pay N5,000.00 for the forms using the generated RRR from (i) above at the ATBU Microfinance Bank or any commercial bank all over the country. 
iii. Applicants should then proceed for online registration via for IJMB platform or for the Remedial platform.
Note: candidates are advised to strictly follow the registration guidelines as clearly stated on the School website.
iv. While completing the form, applicant’s picture (120px  X  120px and 40kb) and O’level details will be required. 
v. After completing the application form, prospective candidates are advised to make a printout of the completed form and submit to the Directorate liaison office at Yelwa campus, Student Affairs Unit, ATBU, Bauchi.

For more information kindly visit the School website: or call any of the following help line:
08031921982, 07050319053, 08034334944, 08080666999.


7 months ago

Sales of ATBU-PG forms for 2019-2020 Ac...

Posted by PRO   | 4 months ago

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This is to inform the general public that ATBU-PG admission for 2019/2020 Academic Session has commenced today 25th September, 2019. Interested candidates should click on the link below to apply..

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4 months ago

University Library E-Resources

Posted by PRO   | 3 months ago

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The University Library ATBU wish to inform the University Community that its e-Resources are now available for use and can be accessed on
3 months ago


Posted by TETFUND   | 1 month ago

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Tertiary Education Trust Fund has allocated funds to Abubakar TafawaBalewa University Bauchi for the year 2016, 2017 and 2018 (Merged) TETFUNDintervention in ICT support. The Institution hereby invites reputable, ICDLcertified and qualified firms with proven track record to submit bids for theexecution of the project. 


1 month ago