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Sir Ahmadu Bello
Sir Ahmadu Bello (1910–1966)


Equipping students to actively participate in and lead within society, making valuable contributions in an intricate and challenging global environment.

Undergraduate Education

ABU produces thousands of fresh graduates every year from about 94 undergraduate programmes.

Postgraduate Education

Choose from around 664 well-established PhD, MPhil, MSc and PGD programmes to boost your career.

Distance Learning

If you're not able to learn on-campus physically, ABU gives you the chance to earn a degree via distance learning.

Campus Life

Establishing a dynamic community comprised of talented and innovative individuals from various corners of the globe.

Student Life

A residential campus with diverse housing, exceptional dining, and over 600 student organizations

Arts & Culture

A longstanding commitment to nurturing creativity and a lively arts hub within the campus community.


Student may pertake in various sport activities ranging from football, basket ball etc.


Facilitating breakthroughs crucial for our world, well-being, and intellectual enrichment.


Research Institutes


Research Centers

₦10.5 Billion

sponsored research budget

18 Faculties

110 Departments

98 UG Programmes

453 PG Programmes

7,774 PG Students

43,319 UG Students

3,889 LVT Students

2,939 Academic Staff

641 Professors

3 Colleges of Agriculture

15 Centers

500,000+ Alumni Across the Globe

22 Research Patent

Featured Staff

Good greetings to you; I am Adewale Adedokun, Professor specialising in Computer Networking & Emerging Technologies at the Computer Engineering Department of ABU Zaria.
My research interest is in computer networks and emerging technologies including IoT (Internet of Things), SDN (software-defined networks) and the likes. I and my colleagues work to improve availability, integrity and security of networks and connected devices. The ultimate application of our research efforts is to make learning and living easier for everyone through the use of emerging technologies. I am happy to invite you to join us at the Department of Computer Engineering and explore the endless possibilities of a connected world.
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