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.
1. APPLICATION & ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
(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.
2. METHOD OF APPLICATION
i. Interested applicants should visit www.portal.atbu.edu.ng/ijmb (for IJMB) or www.portal.atbu.edu.ng/rems (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.
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: www.atbu.edu.ng or call any of the following help line:
08031921982, 07050319053, 08034334944, 08080666999.