Which is the Cheapest University in Nigeria


Ahmadu Bello University has been listed as the cheapest University to attend in Nigeria. With 16 Faculties, 99 Departments, 16 research institutes and 3 colleges of Agriculture, the university has been fingered as the best university in Northern Nigeria. In 2017, Ahmadu Bello University was ranked No. 1 in Nigeria out of over 100 accredited universities ranked nation-wide.

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How Many Students does Ahmadu Bello University Have?


Ahmadu Bello University is one of the largest university in Nigeria. It currently have a total population of over 40,000 students as at 2019/2020 academic session.

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The institution’s vision is to be a world-class university comparable to any other, engaged in imparting contemporary knowledge, using high quality facilities and multi-disciplinary approaches, to men and women of all races, as well as generating new ideas and intellectual practices relevant to the needs of its immediate community, Nigeria and the world at large.”

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Who is the Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University

The current Vice chancellor of the university is Professor Kabir Bala. Ibrahim Garba is a Nigerian geologist and university administrator. He had also served as the Vice Chancellor of the Kano State University of Science and Technology, Wudil. He hails from Riruwai, Kano State.



When was Ahmadu Bello University Founded?

The Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria was founded on the 4th of May, 1962 in Zaria, Kaduna State and the institution still runs hale and hearty till date.


How Much is Ahmadu Bello University School Fees?

How Much is Ahmadu Bello University School Fees for Fresher?

How Much is Ahmadu Bello University School Fees for Returning Students?

The school fees for Ahmadu Bello University students for freshers is N25,500 to N44,500 depending on the selected course of study, while school fees for returning students is N14,500 to N39,500, depending on the selected course of study

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How Much is the school Fees For Ahmadu Bello University Post Graduate Students

The following are charges and fees paid for Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria Post-Graduate programmes:

  1. Application fee N10,500
  2. Acceptance fee N50,000
  3. Registration Fee N25,000
  4. Tuition Fees: N150,000 for Post-graduate Diploma
  5. Tuition Fees: N200,000 and N250,000 for Masters, depending on the course chosen
  6. Health, computer, examination and Sport Fees: N120,000
  7. Development fees: N100,000

Total Fees payable at the end of the programme: Sciences may pay up to N510,000 while Management Sciences will pay up to 455,000. Meanwhile, PGD will be paying up to 405,000 at the end of the last semester.


List of Universities with Cheap School Fees

  1. University of Ibadan (UI)
  2. Federal University of Agriculture (FUA)
  3. Bayero University, Kanu (BUK)
  4. Federal University of Calabar (UNICAL)
  5. University of Abuja (UA)
  6. Usman DanFodiyo University, Sokoto (UDUS)
  7. National Open University (NOUN)
  8. Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  9. University of Port Harcourt (UPH)


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