ATBUTH Bauchi Post-Basic Nursing & Midwifery Form 2020/2021

Abubakar Tafewa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi, Post Basic Midwifery, Post Basic Ophthalmic Nursing, Post Basic Paediatrics Nursing, Post Basic Anaesthesia Nursing Admission Forms, Requirements, Application Guidelines Entrance Examination Dates, Time and Venue and Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session Out.

Applications are invited from interested, qualified and suitable applicants for admission into Post-Basic Nursing and Midwifery Programmes of the Abubakar Tafewa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, for the 2020/2021 academic session.

Post Basic Programmes Options;
  • Post Basic Midwifery
  • Post Basic Ophthalmic Nursing
  • Post Basic Paediatrics Nursing
  • Post Basic Anaesthesia Nursing

Sales of admission forms commences from March, 2020 to 15th May, 2020. at the cost of Five Thousand Naira only (N5,000.00) for both Basic Midwifery and Post-Basic Nursing programmes.

RECOMMENDED: School of Nursing Bauchi (ATBUTH) Admission Form 2020/2021.

Admission Requirements and Duration:

Those who wish to apply for any of the programme must have the following:-

a) Post Basic Midwifery Programme:
Is Eighteen (18) months Duration and eligible candidates must have five credit passes in SSCE, WASC/NECO or GCE which should include among others English Language, Mathematics and Three (3) Science Subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) at not more than two sittings.

Candidate must also be registered Nurse (RN) with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.

b) Post Basic Opthalmic Nursing Programme:
Duration: One year Program and candidates wishing to enroll must be qualified registered Nurses (RN) with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria with at least one year post qualification experience.

Additional Post Basic Diploma/Certificate/other relevant course could be an added advantage.

In Addition to the above, eligible candidates must have five credit passes in SSCE/WASC/NECO or GCE which should include among others, English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at not more than two sittings.

c) Post Basic Aneasthesia Programme:
Is Eighteen (18) months duration and eligible candidates must have five credit passes in SSCE, WASC/NECO or GCE which should include among others English Language, Mathematics and Three (3) Science Subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) at not more than two sittings.

Candidate must also be registered Nurse (RN) with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.

d) Post Basic Paediatric Nursing Programme: 

Duration: One (1) year programme and candidates wishing to apply must be registered Nurses (RN) with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria and must have at least one year Post Qualification/Registration experience.

Additional Post Basic Diploma/Certificate/Other relevant courses could be an added advantage.

In additional to the above, eligible candidates must have five credit passes in SSCE WASC/NECO or GCE which should include among others, English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at not more than two sittings.

Eligible candidates will be requested to sit for a written aptitude test to be followed by an oral interview.

For the selection interview, candidates are to come along with the originals of all their Certificates, license, evidence of sponsorship, certificates of workshop attended etc.

Pregnancy in Training
Any student who becomes pregnant during training is advised to continue her studies, but could take leave to have her baby and thereafter resume studies. However, the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria’s rules on demotion to a lower class for twenty-one (21) days absenteeism is applicable.

Method of Application

Interested applicants should come to School of Midwifery, ATBU Teaching Hospital to collect Invoice to enable them pay the fees at TSA pay points at ATBUTH, Bauchi.

The Forms will be collected at the school after payment.

Submission of Forms

All completed forms should be returned to the school on the day of the entrance examination. 

Entrance Examination Dates

Entrance Exams will be conducted on 16th May, 2020.

Interview Dates

Successful candidates will be invited for interview.

Both entrance exams and interview will be conducted at School of Midwifery ATBUTH Bauchi.

Time: 7am