ABUAD Resumption Date 2020/2021 Academic Session

Afe Babalola University (ABUAD) Resumption Date for Commencement of First (1st) and Second (2nd) Semester Academic Activities for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Authorities of the Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD) has announced the physical resumption date for the commencement of academic activities of first and second semester for the 2020/2021 academic session.


ABUAD Physical Resumption Date for 2020/2021 Academic Session

Pursuant to the Federal Government’s directive to suspend academic activities in order to control the community transmission of the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic which necessitates all schools including tertiary institutions are to remain closed until 18 January 2021. The University Senate has therefore approved the physical resumption for all freshers and returning students from Monday 18th January, 2021.

Fresher Resumption

  • Monday, 18th January 2021 – LAW
  • Tuesday, 19th January 2021 – Pre-Medicine Alone
  • Wednesday, 20th January 2021 – Spillover of Pre-Medicine and MHS
  • Thursday, 21st January 2021 – SMS
  • Friday, 22nd January 2021 – ENG
  • Saturday, 23rd January 2021 – SCI

Returning Student Staggered Resumption

    Monday, 25th January, 2021
    • MBBS 500 Level to resume at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido (FETHI) Campus
    • 500 Level – College of Engineering
    • 500 Level – Nursing
    • 500 Level – Agricultural Sciences
    • 500 Level – Medical Laboratory Sciences
    • 500 Level – College of Law

    Tuesday, 26th January, 2021
    • 400 Level – College of Law
    • 400 Level – College of Sciences
    • 400 Level – Nursing Programme
    • 400 Level – Agricultural Sciences
    • 400 Level – Medical Laboratory Sciences

    Wednesday, 27th January 2021
    • 400 Level – College of Social & Management Sciences
    • 400Level B – MBBS

    Thursday, 28th January 2021
    • 400 Level – College of Engineering
    • 400 Level – B.Sc. Health Sciences Programmes

    Friday, 29th January 2021
    • 300 Level – College of Law
    • 300 Level – College of Sciences

    Saturday, 30th January 2021
    • 300 Level – College of Engineering
    • 200 Level – College of Sciences

    Sunday, 31st January 2021

    • 300 Level – College of Medicine & Health Sciences (ALL)
    • 200 Level – College of Law

    Monday, February 1st, 2021
    • 300 Level – College of Social & Management Sciences
    • 200 Level – College of Social & Management Sciences

    Tuesday, 2nd February 2021
    • 200 Level – College of Medicine & Health Sciences

    Wednesday 3rd February 2021
    • 200 Level – College of Engineering

    However, while you were all safely staying with your parents, the Management of your University was working round the clock to make sure that you return to a safe and secured campus devoid of any apprehension or fear of being infected by the pandemic or any other epidemic, for that matter.

    As we have been informing you through TV advertisements and our website, ABUAD is fully equipped and prepared for your resumption. All we need is your full cooperation to adhere to the COVID-19 Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) protocols and follow all the University rules and regulations upon resumption.

    We seize this opportunity to thank all our Parents and Guardians for their unalloyed belief in our Founder/Chancellor, Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, and by extension, in our Institution, the Afe Babalola University. Our prayers are that you will never lack in providing for your children and wards, and may you all reap the fruits of your labour over them. Your labour over them shall not be in vain.

    May the Almighty God keep all of us safe and bless our academic session and activities with abundant success and joint achievements.

    Welcome back to the continuation of 2020/2021 Academic Session!

    RECOMMENDED: ABUAD Academic Calendar Schedule 2020/2021.

    In view of the resumption of students amidst COVID-19 pandemic, it is important that all Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and WHO protocols (use of nose mask, regular hand-washing, use of hand sanitiser and social distancing) are observed especially during students screening and registration.

    The following arrangements have been put in place to engender seamless registration:

    Stage 1: Cars are to be parked outside the University Gate and parents are to be seated under the canopies provided for them outside the University.

    Stage 2: Security and Students’ Affairs Unit are to take charge of the students’ luggage, and also device means of identification for proper handling.

    Stage 3: The Medical Team from ABUAD Multisystem Hospital shall make use of the sport pavilion, where all students will undergo Covid-19 antibody (IgM/IgG) screening as well as drug test. (Representative of ICT & Bursary shall work with the medical team

    Stage 4: Registry (Pavilion) is to check the credentials of all fresh students in order to ascertain that all admission requirements are fulfilled.

    Stage 5: Colleges (Pavilion) – The screening team of the colleges are to be seated behind the pavilion to welcome and double check the credentials of their students.

    Stage 6: ICT and Bursary units are to attend to students under the canopies inside the campus.

    Stage 7: The Senior House Keeper and the Hall Warden in charge of hostel accommodation will seat in front of the pavilion to endorse already selected online hostel space allocations.

    Stage 8: Checking of students’ luggage by security

    Stage 9: Students are conveyed by buses to their hostels

    Please Note: that ABUAD staff shall use the second gate only during the students’ resumption (Freshers & Returning).

    Thank you.

    REGISTRAR