The Official List of Courses Offered in Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria is a federal higher institution of learning named after Ahmadu Bello, one of Northern political legend. The university is located in Zaria, Kaduna State and it was established in 1962 by the government of then Northern Region of Nigeria with the objective of imparting knowledge and learning to all and sundry with no division on the grounds of race, political or religious beliefs.

Logo of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria

With respect to the topic, we have compiled the official list of courses that the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria offers to its potential students. This will guide them aright in making the right choice of course that is available in the university.

List of Courses/Departments and their Faculties in Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria

Faculty of Administration

  • Department of Accounting
  • Department of Business Administration
  • Department of Local Government and Development Studies
  • Department of Public Administration

Faculty of Agriculture

  • Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology
  • Department of Agronomy
  • Department of Animal Science
  • Department of Crop Protection
  • Department of Plant Science
  • Department of Soil Science

Faculty of Medicine

  • Department of Anaesthesia
  • Department of Chemical Pathology
  • Department of Community Medicine
  • Department of Dental Surgery
  • Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Department of Human Anatomy
  • Department of Human Physiology
  • Department of Medical Microbiology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Nursing Science
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Department of Paediatrics
  • Department of Pathology (Morbid Anatomy)
  • Department of Psychiatrics
  • Department of Radiology
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of Traumatic and Orthopedic Surgery

Faculty of Arts

  • Department of Arabic
  • Department of Archeology
  • Department of English
  • Department of French
  • Department of Hausa
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Theatre and Performing Arts

Faculty of Education

  • Department of Arts and Social Science
  • Department of Educational Foundation and Curriculum
  • Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling
  • Department OF Library and Information Science
  • Department of Physical and Health Education
  • Department of Science Education
  • Department of Vocational and Technical Education

Faculty of Engineering

  • Department of Agricultural Engineering
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Department of Geomatics
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Metallurgical Engineering
  • Department of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Faculty of Environmental Design

  • Department of Architecture
  • Department of Building
  • Department of Fine Arts
  • Department of Geomatics
  • Department of Industrial Design
  • Department of Quantity Survey
  • Department of Urban and Regional Planning

Faculty of Law

  • Department of Commercial Law
  • Department of Islamic Law
  • Department of Private Law
  • Department of Public Law
  • Department of Sharia Law

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science

  • Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
  • Department of Pharmaceutical and Medical Chemistry
  • Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development
  • Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Faculty of Science

  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Textile Science

Faculty of Social Science

  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Mass Communication
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Sociology

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

  • Department of Theriogenology and Proroduction
  • Department of Veterinary Anatomy
  • Department of Veterinary Medicine
  • Department of Veterinary Microbiology
  • Department of Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology
  • Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Department of Veterinary Physiology
  • Department of Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
  • Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology