About Abia State University (ABSU), Uturu:
Abia State University (ABSU) is one of the numerous state-owned universities in the country. Founded in 1981, the institution was formerly known as Imo State University as it was then in the old Imo State.
Before the creation of Abia State in 1991, the Governor of the old Imo State, Samuel Mbakwe established the institution, and it was called Imo State University. However, the name only lasted a decade as the Uturu campus, which was the main campus of the institution was ceded to the newly created Abia State and hence the name was consequently changed from Imo State University to Abia State University, Uturu.
Abia State University has two campuses; the main campus is in Uturu, Isuikwuato Local Government Area, while the campus that houses the College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine is located in Umuahia, which is the capital city of the state.
The institution offers three primary programs for prospective students; undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees and doctorate degrees.
Abia State University boasts of a whopping 20,389 students and about 310 doctorate students, the institution offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate programs, and these programs are split across ten different colleges. It may be worthy to note that the organizational system of Abia State University is a typical depiction of the regulatory policy of the University of Nebraska owing to its colleges and schools make up.
The ten different colleges include:
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences
- College of Business Administration
- College of Biological and Physical Sciences
- College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
- College of Education
- College of Law
- College of Medicine and Health Sciences
- College of Optometry
- College of Post-graduate Studies
- College of Engineering and Environmental Studies
Copy of Abia State University (ABSU), Uturu Payable School Fee:
|600 Level .||200 Level and above.||First Year 100 Level.|
|- Medicine & Surgery, |
- Medical Lab Science,
- Nursing Sciences,
- Estate Management.
|- Acceptance Fee||N50,000|
|- Accreditation Fee||N30,000|
|- Development Fee||N50,000|
|- Banking & Finance,|
- Industrial Chemistry,
- Political Science,
- Mass Communication,
- History and
- International Relations.
|- Acceptance Fee||N45,000|
|- Accreditation Fee||N25,000|
|- Development Fee||N30,000|
|- Other Courses not Included in A & B above||N48,000||N48,000|
|- Acceptance Fee||N40,000
|- Accreditation Fee||N20,000|
|- Development Fee||N20,000|