ATBU – Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) is a federal university of technology located in Bauchi State, Nigeria. The university is named after the first Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa.

The university was established in 1980 as the Federal University of Technology, Bauchi. The institution’s first students were admitted in October 1981 for pre-degree and remedial programmes while the degree courses of the School of Science and Science Education began in October 1982. On 1 October 1984, the university was merged with Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria with a change of name to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa College, Ahmadu Bello University, Bauchi campus. The university regained its autonomous status in 1988 following a general demerger of such institutions. This was followed by a change of name to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.

ABTU envision a center of excellence for the creation, transfer ad application of scientific knowledge for the advancement of mankind in a friendly, multicultural environment.

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

Ahmadu Bello Way, Bauchi,
Bauchi State, Nigeria

Phone No: 0818 071 4594
Website: www.atbu.edu.ng
Email:  info@ATBU.edu.ng

Admissions

ATBU offers admission into the various faculties and departments in the school. View below the list of available departments at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University.

Programs
  • Degree Programs
  • Diploma
  • Remedial & JUPEB
  • Post Graduate Programs
Faculty
Agriculture
  • Animal Production
  • Crop Production
  • Agricultural Economics and Extension
  • Soil Science
Basic Medical Science
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Medical Rehabilitation
  • Nursing Science
  • Radiography/Radiological Science
Faculty of Biosciences
  • Applied Biochemistry
  • Applied Microbiology and Brewing
  • Parasitology and Entomology
  • Zoology
  • Botany
Engineering
  • Agricultural and Bio-Resource Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and communication
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical and Production Engineering
  • Mechatronics and System Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
Environmental Technology
  • Architecture
  • Building
  • Environmental Management Technology
  • Estate management and Valuation
  • Industrial Design
  • Survey and Geo-Informatics
  • Quantity Survey
  • Urban and Regional Planning
Management Sciences
  • Banking and Finance
  • Management and Information Technology
  • General Studies
  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Technopreneurship
Science
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Physics
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Ecology
  • COmputer Science

List of Courses Offered by ATBU

Courses
  • Accounting
  • Agricultural and Bio-Resource Engineering
  • Agricultural Economics and Extension
  • Animal Production
  • Architecture
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Banking and Finance
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Building
  • Business Management
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and communication
  • COmputer Science
  • Crop Production
  • Ecology
  • Education Foundation
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering
  • Environmental Management Technology
  • Estate management and Valuation
  • General Studies
  • Geology
  • Industrial Design
  • Library information Science
  • Management and Information Technology
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Mechanical and Production Engineering
  • Mechatronics and System Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Physics
  • Quantity Survey
  • Science Education
  • Soil Science
  • Survey and Geo-Informatics
  • Technopreneurship
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Vocational Technology Education
Admission Requirement for Undergraduate Programms

Prospective students would need to satisfy the following general requirements before they are offered admission to the University.

Prospective candidates must have obtained a minimum of Five (5) passes at Credit level in the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE or Equivalent) conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or the National Examinations Council (NECO) in not more than two (2) sittings, including a pass at credit level in both English and Mathematics and other subjects relevant to the candidate’s chosen field of study. They would then be required to register and write a test (Post -UTME) which is conducted by the University.

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ATBU Application Links

Follow the links below to start your Journey at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University.

Post UTME/DE

ATBU offers admissions to new students into the courses above listed. ATBU post UTME cost N2,000

Post Graduate

ATBU Admission for post graduate studies is open for different courses.

Diploma/HND

ATBU also offers exclusive Continuing Education and Sandwich programs you can opt for.

IJMB/Remedial

Apply ATBU for Direct entry or for Remedial programms and JUPEB

ATBU Tuition & Fees

  • New Students   N66,000 – N80,000 Total fees
  • Returning Students : N50,000

Financial Aids

You can get a couple of aids and scholarship once you have a good GP from your first session. Here are some link of helpful scholarships you can opt for.

ATBU – Abubaka Tafawa Balewa University Campus Life

Housing

  • School Hostel     +Yes
  • Co-ed Housing    +Yes
  • Parking Space     – No

Student Activities

  • Student Union Government    +yes
  • Sport Activities                           +Yes
  • TV Station                                    -No

Campus Events

  • Matric                  +Yes
  • Fresher’s Night   +yes
  • Student Week     +yes
  • Final year Week  +yes

Student Organizations

  • SUG                      +yes
  • Dept Executive   +yes
  • Course Senior/Rep     +yes
  • Students Clubs and Society +yes

Student Services

  • Health Clinic      +yes
  • Counselling        +yes
  • Student Affairs  +yes
  • Free Wifi Services +yes

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