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Street:Avenue, Roi Muhammed VI du Maroc




Institution Funding



Founded 2013 and named after the former first lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Hajiya Maryam Sani Abacha for her philanthropic gesture and contribution to the development of the African continent. The first English-language university in Niger Republic.

Academic Year

September to June (Sep-Dec; Jan-Mar; Apr-June)

Admission Requirements

Under Graduate level 100: Five O level Credits in English, Mathematics Biology Chemistry, Physics (For sciences Programs) and five credits in Arts including English mathematics and other arts subjects for social and management sciences.
Direct 200 level: Candidate must have National Diploma with upper or Lower credit with five O level credits as for level 100 above Or 100 level A level course work in case of transfer students.
1. MSc: Bachelor of Science at Second class upper level in the related program or other disciplines from recognized university
2. PhD Candidates applying for a PhD programme must hold a Master degree or M.Phil with a research thesis component (not project). Candidates with a CGPA score of less than 3.5 are not eligible for PhD admission.

Tuition Fees

National:1,000 per semester (USD)

International:1,500 per semester (USD)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Niger Republic

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Mamodu Salisu

Job title:Head of Public Relation

International Relations Officer : Mustapha Kabiru Yakasai

Job title:Director Academic Planning

top Divisions

Campus : MAAUN College of Health Sciences & Technology Kaduna State Nigeria

Campus : Maryam Abacha American University Kano State Nigeria

School : Clinical Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Therapy

School : Computer Science and Information Technology

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology

School : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Laboratory Techniques, Midwifery, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Public Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy

School : Social and Management Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, English, French, International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Mass Communication, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Social Sciences

top Degrees


Fields of study:Accountancy, Community Health, Computer Science, Economics, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Laboratory Techniques, Nursing, Political Sciences, Public Health, Sociology, Software Engineering


Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Computer Science, Education, Finance, French, Information Technology, Management, Nursing, Political Sciences, Public Administration


Also Bachelor's Degree Programmes in: Nursing, Public Health, Laboratory Techniques, Public Health, Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Accountancy, Business Administration, Political Sciences, International Relations, Sociology, Economics, Public Administration, Mass Communication, English, French, Law. MBA in: Business Administration, Banking, Finance, Health Administration, Marketing.

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2017-2018

Full Time Male:58

Full Time Female:12

Full Time Total:70

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Male:48

Full Time Female:8

Full Time Total:56


Statistics Year:2017-2018


Foreign Total:14

Updated on 20-03-2018