ABUTH Biomedical Engineering Tech. Admission Form 2021/2022

Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Zaria School of Biomedical Engineering Technology (SBET) Diploma and Certificate Programme Admission Form, Requirements, Application Guidelines, Entrance Examination Dates, Time, Venue and Deadline for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for admission into the School of Biomedical Engineering Technology (SBET) diploma and certificate programmes of the ABU Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Zaria for 2021/2022 academic session.

Sales of forms for ABUTH Biomedical programmes commences from Tuesday 11th May, 2021 to Wednesday 30th June, 2021 at the cost of Six Thousand Two Hundred Naira only (N6,200.00).

Available Course

a. Diploma Course

Entry Requirement and Duration
This is a two (2) year Course. Applicants wishing to apply must have senior secondary school certificate (SSCE) or its equivalent, WAEC, GCE, NECO, NABTEB) with passes at credit level in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and at least a pass in English Language at not more than two sitting. In addition, credit or ordinary pass in any of the following subjects will be an advantage. Wood work, metal work sheet, Auto Mechanics, Basic Electronics, Basic Electricity and Technical Drawing.

b. Certificate Course

This is a one (1) year course.

Candidates with the following qualification are eligible for admission.
a) Candidates who have passed WASC/SSCE in Science subjects with credit passes.
b) Intermediate Secondary School with Trade Test Grade (II) Certificate and evidence of Secondary Education in the Science.

Method of Application

Application forms for admission are online and accessed at http://apply.abuth.gov.ng however, in case of difficulties, candidates are advised to come to the “MAC” office in Tudun-wada, Zaria for assistance.
  • Logon to http://apply.abuth.gov.ng
  • CREATE YOUR PROFILE (Always ensure you write down your choosen LogIn ID and PASSWORD as you will need them to log back into the portal)
  • Click CHECK FORMS ON SALE or APPLY HERE (Make sure you read the program guideline and know the requirements of your proposed program before applying)
  • From the list of currently open programmes, choose by Clicking APPLY on the right end
  • Click APPLY
  • A transaction page will be displayed; Click GENERATE RRR at the bottom left of the page
  • A Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number will be generated on the page
  • NOTE: paying online activates your account imediately.
  • (I) To pay online (Master/Visa/Internet Banking) CLICK on PayVia REMITA and follow the online guide. (After paying just refresh your page and continue from step-12)
  • (II) To pay through a Bank Branch, print your Transaction-slip or copy the RRR Number and proceed to any Commercial bank of your choice (Make sure the RRR Number appears on the slip before printing and going to the bank)
  • After payment come back to the portal http://apply.abuth.gov.ng
  • Click on LOGIN and enter the LOGIN ID and PASSWORD you created at step-3
  • Fill in all your details (Biodata, contact, Next of kin, Qualifications & passport Photo)
  • Click on MY FORMS from your profile menu and select SUBMIT APPLICATION on the right
  • Make sure you agree with terms and conditions by checking the box at the bottom of your submit-form details, then Finally Submit


Note That:
  • Documents Upload is not required, Simply Make Sure all your information are filled-in correctly before you submit the application
  • After submission, from your profile page, go-to MY FORMS and Print your form-slip and Transaction-Slip. You are required to bring them to the entrance exams/interview
  • Please endeavour to always do things yourself. If in doubt, please contact us: (Mondays-Fridays, 8:00am-6:00pm) 07081750333, 08071455223,08039286400, [email protected] (or) [email protected] (whatsapp:+2348071455223)


Entrance Examination and Interview

Candidates who have the basic entry qualification will be required to sit for an entrance examination. Those successful at the entrance examination will attend selection interview thereafter. Candidates with evidence of guaranteed sponsorship will be given preference.

The course at present is non residential. Successful candidates will be required to arrange for their own accommodation.

This is to inform the general public especially those who applied for Biomedical Engineering (Diploma & Certificate) in Ahamadu Bello Teaching Hospital , Zaria that they are invited for their entrance CBT Exams.

Bellow are the schedule for the CBT entrance exam

Venue: A.B.U Samaru CBT-Centre, Opposite Gymnasium, (Nuga-Gate) A.B.U. main campus, Samaru

Date: Tuesday 14th December,2021

Time: 8:00am.

Bring along printouts of your Registration Slips. Succesful candidates at the CBT would attend an oral interview on Wednesday 15th December,2021 at ABUTH School of Biomedical Engineering Tudun-Wada Zaria. Bring along all credentials/

Procedure for Registration:

Registration and documentation are compulsory for every new and returning student at the beginning of each semester/session.
All registration involves obtaining and completing relevant forms, payment of necessary fees and registering courses.

Payments are made online at http://apply.abuth.gov.ng

Note: Each new student on arrival, report to the registration officer with the following documents for verification:

a. Letter of offer of admission
b. A copy of acceptance letter
c. A Letter of identification from the student’s local government Area
d. A Letter of good conduct from an Imam, Clergyman or eminent personality from society
e. Six recent Passport sized photographs
f. A Medical report from a government hospital
g. Original copies of certificate or notification of result (Statement of Result)
h. Original Birth Certificate/Declaration of age
i. Submission of Stationeries.

At the beginning of every academic session, each Student of the School is expected to pay his or her School fees and monies as may be required by the School of Biomedical Engineering Technology, ABU Teaching Hospital, Zaria. This must be done online before a student is registered.
Student on Government Parastatals, Local Government, or Ministry’s Sponsorship are not exempted from the rule. It is expected that the students should report to the School on resumption date and obtain necessary information in readiness for commencement of lectures.

Normal Registration

All students are required to register on admission and at the beginning of each Semester. Students must register for their respective programme in person within Two Weeks of the start of the Semester.
A student is regarded as having registered on the date he completes the registration formalities which include paying the prescribed fees and other charges, filling the registration forms Online and Print the Course Registration submitting same to the registration officer.

Late Registration

All students are required to register within the first Two Weeks of each Semester. Any registration which is not completed within the normal period shall be regarded as late registration and shall be subjected to extra charges as prescribed by the School’s Management.
Any students who fail to register for his/her courses before the closing date of registration shall not be allowed to attend classes or be allowed to sit for the Semester Examination. Such a student’s shall be deemed to have voluntarily withdrawn from the school and may only be re-admitted in any subsequent session or Semester with the approval of the Coordinator and the School Education Committee.


Accommodation provided by the school is not merely a place to sleep in, but is a home for many students for most of the year.
Accommodation in the school is a privilege and not a right. Only bonafide and registered students of the school are eligible to apply for accommodation.
Accommodation provided by the school is located in Tudun-Wada Unit of the hospital and is on a first come first serve basis, after the payment of N5000.00 (Five Thousand Naira Only), this is subject to change. The Accommodation is Online.