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ABU Remedial Admission 2017/2018 Session Announced

Posted: 09-Aug-2017 [14:53:32] into Pre-Degree by Muhammad23 for abu | 12 Comments

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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.

Catchment Area

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.

Entry Requirements

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.


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. 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

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Comments (12)
Muhammad23 says;
09-Aug-2017 14:56:06 ·
Meribabe; Please did you have remedial past question.... This is my number chart me up 09091634247
14-Sep-2017 08:42:38 ·
Arikoigede says;
No art student involve?
09-Aug-2017 17:00:36 ·
VY says;
Federal POLTYTECHNIC ilaro ND full time application form is out or not yet?
Anybody please
09-Aug-2017 18:00:27 ·
kpadoo says;
pls how much is the remedial school fees,,,, any person with the idea?
09-Aug-2017 23:08:40 ·
Bilyamin Bako says;
As of last year, all it's registration fee is #66000
10-Aug-2017 00:31:37 ·
televise says;
pls can a non-northerner apply??
10-Aug-2017 15:19:24 ·
Rotexzy00; Ya. I did remedial der dis yr nd m frm oyo
11-Aug-2017 22:01:51 ·
Innocent419; Hi, please can I have your contact?
12-Aug-2017 13:33:19 ·
hardehyea1 says;
Wa'bout the Direct Entry screening Form?????
11-Aug-2017 07:41:21 ·
kpadoo says;
pls drop ur number here if u 've done their remedial
14-Aug-2017 09:31:11 ·
kpadoo says;
account number to be paid in is not shown
15-Aug-2017 15:36:59 ·

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