This is to inform the general public that the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Remedial Studies application form for the 2017/2018 academic session is out.
The School being established by the Northern State Governments is open to all interested applicants from the 19 Northern States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
Candidates aspiring to gain admission in Ahmadu Bello University Zaria via SBRS’s Remedial programme must:
Successfully sit and pass the pre-admission test examined by SBRS at Funtua.
Have obtained at least three (3) credits and two (2) pass in English Language, General Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Geography and Physics in WAEC and or NECO.
The remedial section of the school also organizes
classes for all students and SPECIAL classes for students with deficiencies in their O-Levels.
The Remedial programme generally last for Nine (9) months divided into two semesters. During this period, students are exposed to intensive lectures from Mondays to Thursdays every week and a weekly C.A. test on Fridays.
GROUPS & SUBJECT COMBINATIONS
All successfully admitted and registered students are placed into one of the four (4) academic groups:- RS1, RS2, RS3 or RS4. Each student is given a group by considering his/her intended feature carrier and the O-Level credits obtained. Courses in each group are:
RS1:- Biology, Chemistry and Geography
RS2:- Biology, Chemistry and Physics
RS3:- Biology, Geography and Physics
RS4:- Chemistry, Geography and Physics
English Language and General Mathematics are compulsory for all students apart from the subject combinations they are expected to offer in their various groups.
Entry Requirements Into The University After Completion Of The Programme
Admission in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria is automatic provided a student successfully completes the remedial programme as follows:
Obtained a minimum of 2.0 CGPA from 3 subjects undertook at the school.
Choose ABU Zaria as first choice in JAMB and has also obtained the required JAMB scores (which is generally determined by JAMB) and
Remedied all necessary O-Level deficiencies.
Method Of Application
-Interested applicants are to go to any of the following designated Banks nationwide to obtain an “E-Transaction Pin” in order to apply.
-You are to pay the sum of N 5, 000 at any of the following Banks viz: ABU Micro Finance Bank, First Bank, Unity Bank, UBA Bank and Zenith Bank for your “E – Transaction Pin” which the Bank will generate and print for you.
-Visit: www.sbrsabu.org website and click on the “Application” link from the Menu.
-A pop up dialogue box will open for you, requesting your “Teller Number” and “E-Transaction Pin” for validation.
– Complete the form as required.
Note: Uploading your picture (120px x 120px and 40kb) is required.
-After completing the form, a print preview page will be displayed for you to print. Simply click on the “Print” button to print your form. Print at least 2 copies for your perusal.
-You are to print your “Pre-Entrance Exam Card” in two (2) copies from the website also.
-You may wish to “reprint” or “edit” your submitted form, by visiting the “Application” link again.
For help, please call: 080 8464 8930, 080 8464 8946, 080 9779 3009