Abia State University (ABSU) 

Nigeria

top General Information

Address

Street:P.M.B. 2000

City:Uturu

Province:Abia State

Tel.:+234(803) 6811-454

Fax:+234(805) 2610-681

Email:registrar@absu.edu

WWW:http://www.absuu.net

Other Sites

Also campus in Umuahia.

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1981. The University operates a collegiate system with related disciplines clustered into Schools and Schools grouped into Colleges. Interdisciplinary in structure and mission, each school is flexible in function.

Academic Year

October to July (October-March; April-July)

Admission Requirements

Universities Matriculation Examination (UME) following secondary school education

Language(s)

English

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : E. Uchenna Ikonne

Job title:Vice-Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Elekwa Iheanyichukwu

Job title:Deputy Vice Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Evelyn Nkemdi Iheukwumere

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

College : Medicine and Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Optometry, Surgery


Faculty : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Crop Production, Fishery, Food Science, Food Technology, Plant and Crop Protection, Soil Science


Faculty : Biological and Physical Sciences

Fields of study:Applied Physics, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Industrial Chemistry, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics


Faculty : Business Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, Public Administration


Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Education, Art Education, Biology, Business Education, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Educational and Student Counselling, English, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, Geography, Government, History, Home Economics Education, Human Rights, International Relations, Library Science, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Native Language Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Religion, Science Education, Social Studies


Faculty : Environmental Sciences

Fields of study:Architecture, Building Technologies, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Geography, Natural Resources, Real Estate, Regional Planning, Rural Planning, Town Planning


Faculty : Humanities and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Communication Studies, English, French, Government, History, Information Sciences, International Relations, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Mass Communication, Modern Languages, Native Language, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Translation and Interpretation


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, International Law, Law, Private Law, Public Law


School : Postgraduate Studies

Fields of study:Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Environmental Studies, Law, Social Sciences

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree


Postgraduate Diploma


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Astrophysics, Banking, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Environmental Management, Finance, Fishery, Food Science, Health Sciences, History, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Physics, Plant Pathology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Religious Studies, Sociology, Soil Science, Town Planning


Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Crop Production, Economics, Education, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Finance, Food Science, Health Sciences, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Physics, Plant Pathology, Political Sciences, Regional Planning, Sociology, Soil Science, Town Planning, Zoology

Students

Statistics Year:2011-2012

Approx:Yes

Total:20400

Updated on 07-07-2016