ABSU Resumption Date 1st Semester 2019/2020 [Post-COVID-19]

Abia State University (ABSU) Resumption Date for the Completion of First (1st) Semester Academic Activities and Examinations for 2019/2020 Academic Session.

Latest Update: The Governing council and management of Abia State University, hereby express gratitude to the Governor of Abia State and Visitor to the institution, Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, Ph.D for his prompt intervention in addressing the welfare needs of the students of the university.

Following this development, the Students, Parents and Guardians are to note as follows:
1). That the earlier announced resumption date of Monday, 9th November,2020 to complete the first semester of 2019/2020 Academic session, has been put on hold, till further notice.

2). Parents and Guardians of our dear Students are assured that efforts will be intensified towards providing healthy and safe environment, in line with the NCDC protocol requirements and to create conducive environment suitable for academic activities for their children and wards, preparatory to their resumption.
3).The University is aware of the fact that our Students are anxious to return to campus to resume academic activities, in order not to waste the 2019/2020 Academic Session and assures them that academic activities will soon resume.

4).Bona-fide Students of the University are hereby advised not to be misguided by extraneous influences to de-market their highly rated Institution whose ranking in the comity of Universities in Nigeria has greatly improved.

Please, be properly guided.
In view of this, we sincerely apologize for the inconvenience(s) this may have caused us and we promise to remain resolute in serving the students


This is to inform all Regular Students of Abia State University, that the University resumed for the completion of First Semester, 2019/2020 Academic Session, on Monday, 26th October, 2020.

Having fumigated the Hostels and lecture halls, Students are expected to return from Monday, 9th November, 2020.

The First Semester, 2019/2020 Examinations will commence on Monday, 16th November,2020.

All Returning Students are to pay a Pandemic Prevention Free of Fifteen Thousand (#15,000) Naira only, ensure Registration of their courses, to be eligible to participate in the Examinations.

All payments should be made through the online payment system of the University, before commencement of the Examinations.

Please note, that it is for the Students health and that of others, that it will be necessary to show evidence of payment of the Pandemic Prevention Free before entry into any Campuses.

Parents, Guardians and the Public are to note, as appropriate

All COVID-19 Protocols will be strictly observed.

Please be properly guided.