ABU Remedial & IJMB Admission Form 2020/2021 [ABU SBRS]

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) School of Basic and Remedial Studies (SBRS), Funtua Admission Form, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Applications are welcomed from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Basic (IJMB) and Remedial programmes for 2020/2021 Session.

Sale of School of Basic and Remedial Studies of Ahmadu Bello University, Funtua admission forms will commence from Wednesday, 16th June, 2020.

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ABU Basic Studies (IJMB) Admission Requirements.

 Basic (IJMB) Studies Programme

i.          Candidates for this programme must possess a minimum of five (5) credits including English Language and Mathematics in not more than two sittings with any of the following subject combinations:
BS1: Biology, Chemistry, Physics;
BS2: Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics;
BS3: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics;
BS4: Chemistry, Geography, Physics;
BS5: Mathematics, Geography, Physics.
ii.         Candidates admitted for the Basic Studies Programme are also expected to register for 2021 JAMB Direct Entry Admission.
iii.        The duration of the Basic Studies Programme is twelve (12) months only.

CATCHMENT AREA

The programme is specifically designed for interested candidates from the 19 Northern States including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

SUBJECT / COURSES TAUGHT

The School of Basic and Remedial Studies Funtua, is science based. Thus the subjects offered in the Basic programme are purely Advance Level science subjects viz: Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, and Physics.

GROUPINGS & SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

Admitted students are placed into various groups depending on the proposed future carrier and their O/L credits. The groups and respective subject combinations per group are:

BS1: Biology, Chemistry and Physics
BS2: Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics
BS3: Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics
BS4: Chemistry, Geography and Physics
BS5: Mathematics, Geography and Physics

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS INTO ABU ZARIA

  • Student must have obtained a minimum of 6 points in their final exams (this is subject to change when necessary by NUC).
  • must have purchased Direct Entry (DE) form and have chosen ABU Zaria as their first choice.
    Must have remedied all deficiencies (if any)
  • All SBRS IJMB students, as a privilege, are automatically given admission into ABU Zaria provided they satisfy the afore-listed conditions.

ABU Remedial Admission Requirements.

Remedial Studies Programme

i.   Candidates for this programme must possess at least three (3) credits in science subjects  (in not more than one sitting) with any of the under listed subject combinations and any two passes at ‘O’ level in the other subjects offered in the school.
RS1: Biology, Chemistry, Geography;
RS2: Biology, Chemistry, Physics;
RS3: Biology, Geography, Physics;
RS4: Chemistry, Geography, Physics.
ii.      Candidates admitted for the Remedial Studies must register and pass at credit level the SSCE or NECO in the subjects they are deficient.
iii.      Candidates must also register for the 2020/2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and obtain the minimum pass mark approved by the Federal Government and
must choose Ahmadu Bello University as first choice.
iv.        The duration of the Remedial Studies Programme is twelve (12) months only.

NB: The remedial section of the school also organizes;

JAMB CLINIC:
  • 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.
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 INTO THE UNIVERSITY
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.

  1. Interested applicants are to go to any of the following designated Banks nationwide to obtain an “E-Transaction Pin” in order to apply.
  2. 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.
  3. Visit: www.sbrsabu.org website and click on the “Application” link from the Menu.
  4. A pop up dialogue box will open for you, requesting your “Teller Number” and “E-Transaction Pin” for validation.
  5.  Complete the form as required.  Note:  Uploading your picture (120px x 120px and 40kb) is required.
  6. 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.
  7. You are to print your “Pre-Entrance Exam Card” in two (2) copies from the website also.
  8. 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

NOTE:
  • Make sure you obtained your "e - Transaction pin" from one of the designated Banks.
  • The Basic (IJMB) programme is an Advance Level Programme intended for candidates aspiring to gain admission into any Nigerian University through Direct Entry (DE). It last for Twelve (12) months.
  • The Remedial programme last for at most Nine (9) months. At the end of the programme, successful students will be admitted into ABU Zaria.
  • For those that paid via A.B.U. Micro Finance Bank, simply, key in the "Teller Number" and the "e -Transaction Pin" in their appropriate spaces below and then click the 'Submit' button to apply. Read the Form Carefully before completing
  • And also, for those that paid via other banks, key in the "Deposit Slip Number" and the "Receipt Number" in their appropriate spaces below and then click the 'Submit' button to apply. Read the Form Carefully before completing. 

SCREENING TEST SCHEDULE


CLOSING DATE

30th September, 2020.