Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Ranking

country rank: 56
world rank: 9309

University Overview

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, founded in 1988, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the midsize city of Bauchi (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University ranking (ATBU) is a coeducational Nigerian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the National Universities Commission of Nigeria. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University ranking provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist.¬† Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University¬† also offers a library, sports facilities, and administrative services to students in addition to academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Ranking

University Identity

Name Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
Acronym ATBU
Founded 1988
Motto Doctrina matter artium Education is the mother of the practical arts

University Location

Address Private Mailbox 0248 Bauchi 740004 Bauchi Nigeria
Tel +234 (77) 543500
Fax +234 (77) 543734

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of African Universities (AAU)

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