Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University school of postgraduate studies through the management of the university has announced the sale of ATBU postgraduate admission form for 2023/2024 academic session. The ATBU PG form is made available online for candidates interested in running a postgraduate programme at Atbu and must have met the PG admission requirement for the proposed programme.
This post will serve as a guide in applying for ATBU postgraduate application form both for first time applicants and returning applicants as it would cover every grey area about ATBU PG admission form which includes the commencement date for sale of ATBU PG admission form, the application procedure, duration of all PG programmes, cost of ATBU PG form and the closing date of ATBU PG admission form.
Before we proceed, as usual, based on the challenges faced by past ATBU PG applicants in their application process, I thought it necessary to address them all in order for you to avoid encountering such in your registration.
I will be listing all the frequently asked questions as it relates to ATBU postgraduate admission form. These questions as stated above is from past and current applicants. It is advised you note them down as it would assist in your application process.
The tabular format below indicates the FAQs and their appropriate answers with regards to ATBU PG form after which I will make available, ATBU postgraduate general admission requirements, how to apply for ATBU postgraduate admission form.
FAQs on ATBU PG Admission Form
Q – Is ATBU postgraduate admission form 2023/2024 out?
A – ATBU PG admission form is out and the online application has begun..
Q – How can I apply for ATBU PG admission form?
A – Log on to ATBU PG portal, click the application form link to apply (See full details under “How to Apply” below).
Q – How much is ATBU PG admission form?
A – Cost of ATBU PG admission form is 11,000 naira plus a service charge fee of five hundred naira (N500) only.
Q – I am still running my NYSC, can I apply for ATBU PG form?
A – NYSC discharge certificate is an important document for applying for ABUS postgraduate programme. Therefore without your NYSC discharge certificate, you cannot apply.
Q – I have NYSC exemption letter, can I apply for ATBU PG application form?
A – Yes you are eligible, all you need to do is present your exemption letter
Q – What is the closing date of ATBU PG admission form?
A – ATBU PG form closing date is yet to be announced.
The above are the FAQs on Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University postgraduate admission form for both current and prospective applicants. However, please feel free to ask questions via the comment section should you have any.
ATBU PG admission form application procedure will be a seamless one because I will simplify the application steps required to apply for the admission form so that new and prospective applicants can apply with ease. Applicants who have previously registered and participated in the prior registration exercise but were unsuccessful can also benefit from the information provided here.
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University postgraduate admission form application process this academic session is the same step used by applicants during the previous session, the only major difference is the closing date of the application form. Going by the above information, it is important to point that the schools that are affiliated to ATBU PG school are to follow the application steps outlined below but first let’s go through the requirements for applying for the form online.
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), School of Post Graduate Studies, is now selling forms for admission into its various postgraduate programmes for the 2022/2023 academic session. See how to obtain ATBU postgraduate form, admission requirements and duration below.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into various full-time and part-time Postgraduate degree programmes of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi for the 2022/2023 academic session.
The Postgraduate Programmes are available in Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Master of Science (M.Sc.), Master of Tech. Education (M.Tech. Ed), Master of Engineering (M.Eng.), Master of Technology (M.Tech.), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Health Management (MHM), Master of Accounting and Finance (MAFS), Master of Entrepreneur and Business Development (MEBD) and Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) levels.
ATBU Postgraduate Programmes Admission Requirements
Who can apply for ATBU Postgraduate programmes?
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
- All candidates must meet the matriculation requirements including a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics at the O’ level.i.e, WAEC, NECO, NABTEB.
Graduates of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University or other recognized Universities with at least Third Class Honours Degree.
HND holders with a minimum of Lower Credit from recognised institutions.
Holders of any other qualifications together with relevant field experience as deemed acceptable to the University.
2. Masters Degree
All candidates must meet the matriculation requirements including a credit in English Language and Mathematics at the O’ level.i.e, WAEC, NECO, NABTEB.
Graduates of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University who have obtained the approved first degree with at least Second Class Honours (Lower Division).
Candidates with approved University Honours Degree (CGPA of 3.00 and above on a scale of 5.00 point) or CGPA of 2.40 – 2.99 inclusive plus three years post-graduation.
Candidates with Third Class honours degree plus five years post-graduation.
Appropriate Postgraduate Diploma of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University or other recognized Universities with at least a pass at credit level.
6.Candidates whose degrees are unclassified with an average of C or above
- Candidates who possess a Higher National Diploma with at least a credit pass from recognised institutions and at least a pass at credit level of Postgraduate Diploma of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University in the relevant areas.
Candidates may be required to sit for a qualifying examination either before approval of registration or at an appropriate stage of their course work or research.
Master of Philosophy (M. Phil) and Masters by Research Degrees
Graduates of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University or other recognized Institutions who have obtained the approved first degree with at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division)
A good Second Class Honours Degree plus a considerable relevant industrial experience.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree
All candidates must meet the matriculation requirements including a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics at the O’ level.i.e, WAEC, NECO, NABTEB.
Graduates of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University who hold Masters Degree appropriate for the proposed areas of study
Graduates of other recognised Universities who hold Masters Degrees with a CGPA of at least 3.50 on a scale of 5.00
Candidates for the PhD programmes may be required to pass a qualifying examination and/or undergo a probationary period not exceeding 12 calendar months.
How to Apply for ATBU Postgraduate Admission Form
Step 1 – ATBU PG application form must be completed online as from 1st September, 2023. You are expected to submit your application form online alongside scanned copies of your credentials.
Step 2 – Provide a functional email address and phone number which will be used as further correspondence will be through this channels.
Step 3 – It is compulsory for PG applicants to make arrangements with your previous institutions to send a hard copy of your Transcript to the Head of the Department of your proposed Programmes. No candidate will be considered for admission without a confirmed transcript.
Step 4 – You are to upload your Pre-proposal or Synopsis online and send a hard copy via post to the lead of Department of your proposed programme.
Step 5 – Applicants without NYSC Discharge or exemption certificate will not be considered for admission.
Step 6 – Candidates applying for admission in Professional Master degree programmes are expected to sit for screening test at dates to be announced by faculty. Click on the link to apply https://www.atbu.edu.ng/pg/auth.
Successful applicants will be notified either by E-mail or SMS
ATBU PG Admission Form Closing Date
The school of postgraduate studies ATBU has announced that all application forms be submitted on or before 30th November 2023.
I hope this was helpful? If you have question as regards ATBU PG admission form for 2023/2024 academic session, please feel free to reach out to me via the comment section below and I will be glad to assist.