The list of courses offered in Abia State University, popularly known as ABSU has been released. Abia State University is the foremost state university in Nigeria, the university was founded in 1981 and ever since, Abia State University has maintained its leadership within and beyond the Eastern heartlands of Nigeria. The university is located in the heart of Igbo land where skill acquisition and entrepreneurship constitute the culture of the people.
In this article, contains the officially approved list of accredited of courses offered in ABSU (Abia state university) Uturu. ABSU offers undergraduate, graduate and doctorate degrees courses but our radar would be focusing on undergraduate degree courses offered in ABSU.
As at today, there are eight (8) Faculties and fifty-seven (57) courses offered in ABSU and these courses of course come with their various subject combinations and requirements.
For the sake of newbies who do not know about the right subject combination for their courses, you could check out the list of all courses and their subject combination as approved by JAMB to confirm the right subject combo for your preferred choice.
ABSU Admission Requirements;
Firstly, candidates must score up to ABSU approved JAMB cut off mark to be eligible for admission. Candidates who do not meet the university’s cut off mark can change their institution to another school with lower cut off point. For candidates who are new to this, you can read up on how to change your institution and course through JAMB approved CBT centre closest to you.
Secondly, candidates shall of course have a minimum of five (5) credit passes in his or her O’level results which must include Mathematics and English language. Combination of WAEC and NECO is accepted by ABSU, but it is always advised to either use WACE/WAEC or NECO/NECO combination.
Upon completing the above, you can make an informed decision on which of the courses to select from, then you are automatically eligible for admission into Abia State University.
The above ABSU courses listed all have their approved UTME and O’level subject combination. I have made available, a table below containing the correct O’Level and UTME subjects combination for as an admission requirement into Abia state university irrespective of the course selected. Using the approved JAMB and UTME subject combination makes you eligible to apply for admission for your preferred course.
|COURSES||JAMB and WAEC SUBJECT COMBINATION FOR ABSU|
|Agricultural Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Computer Science||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and one of Biology, Chemistry, Agric Science, Economics and Geography.|
|Biochemistry||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Biological Sciences||Use of English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics.|
|Physics||Use of English, Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry or Biology.|
|Mathematics||Use of English, Mathematics and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Biology and Agricultural Science.|
|Chemistry||Use of English, Chemistry and two of Physics, Biology and Mathematics.|
|Nursing||Use of English, Physics, Biology and Chemistry.|
|Food, Science and Technology||Use of English, Chemistry, Mathematics / Physics and Agricultural Science.|
|Pharmacy||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Industrial Chemistry||Use of English, Chemistry, Mathematics and any of Physics /Biology /Agricultural Science.|
|Fisheries||Use of English, Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science and any other Science subject.|
|Geology||Use of English and any three Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology and Geography.|
|Geography||Use of English, Geography and any two of Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Agricultural Science|
|Surveying and Geoinformatics||Use of English, Physics, Mathematics, and any of Chemistry, Geography, Art, Biology and Economics|
|Statistics||Use of English, Mathematics and any two of Physics, chemistry, agricultural science and economics.|
|Building||Use of English, Physics, Mathematics, and any of Chemistry, Geography, Art, Biology and Economics|
|Microbiology||Use of English, Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Mathematics.|
|Botany||Use of English, Biology, Chemistry and any other Science subject.|
|Zoology||Use of English, Biology and any two of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.|
|Pure and Applied Mathematics||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Biology or Agric Science or Chemistry or Geography.|
|Agriculture||English, Chemistry, Biology /Agriculture and any one of Physics and Mathematics.|
|Agricultural Economics||English Language, Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science and Mathematics.|
|Agric-Extension||English, Chemistry, Biology/ Agricultural Science plus Mathematics or Physics.|
|Crop Production and Science||English, Chemistry, Biology /Agriculture and Mathematics or Physics.|
|Animal Production and Science||Use of English, Chemistry, Biology/Agric Science and Physics/Mathematics.|
|Agronomy||English, Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Physics or Mathematics.|
|Soil Science||English, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science plus Mathematics or Physics.|
|Veterinary Science||English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology|
|Forestry||Use of English, Chemistry, Biology or Agriculture and Physics or Mathematics.|
|Civil Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Chemical Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Computer Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Metallurgical and Materials Engineering.||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry|
|Mechanical Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Marine Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Electronic Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Electrical Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Petroleum and Gas Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Structural Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Systems Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Production and Industrial Engineering||Use of English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Architecture||English, Physics, Mathematics, and any of Chemistry, Geography, Art, Biology and Economics.|
|Quantity Surveying||Use of English, Physics, Mathematics, and any of Chemistry, Geography, Art, Biology and Economics.|
|Urban and Regional Planning||English, Mathematics, Geography and one of Economics, Physics, Chemistry.|
|Estate Management||Use of English, Mathematics, Economics and one other subject.|
|Anatomy||English, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry or Physics.|
|Dentistry||Use of English, Chemistry, Biology and one Science subject.|
|Medical Laboratory Science||English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.|
|Medical Rehabilitation||Use of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology|
|Physiology||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Physiotherapy||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Radiography||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.|
|Veterinary Medicine||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry|
|Medicine and Surgery||Use of English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry|
As for the accredited courses offered in ABSU, we have a tradition of listing the courses based on the faculty they are categorized in the university, this helps fresh candidates seeking for admission in the school in identifying the courses and their rightful faculties.
See below, the current list of accredited courses offered in ABSU (Abia State University).
List of Accredited Courses Offered In ABSU (Abia State University, Uturu)
Faculty of Agriculture
Animal Science and Fisheries
Food Science and Technology
Faculty of Biological Sciences
Animal and Environmental Biology
Plant Science and Biotechnology
Faculty of Physical Sciences
Faculty of Business Administration
Banking and Finance
College of Medicine
Basic Medical Sciences
- Human Anatomy
- Human Physiology
- Medical Biochemistry
- Community Medicine
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Medical Laboratory Science
- Nursing Science
- Public Health
Faculty of Education
Curriculum and Teaching Education
Faculty of Engineering
Information and Communication Technology
Surveying and Geo-Informatics
Faculty of Environmental Studies
Environmental Resource Management
Fine and Applied Arts
Geography and Planning
Urban and Regional Planning
Faculty of Humanities
Linguistics and Communications Studies/Igbo
Foreign Languages and Translation Studies
History and International Relations
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Social Science
Library and Information Sciences
After you are done with the courses offered in ABSU, it would be wise to confirm the ABSU acceptance fee payable by all fresh students and also, the current ABSU school fees, this would help you as a fresh student with the right information at your disposal.
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