The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the establishment of Engineering courses and other new academic Programmes in Abia State University from the 2016/2017 session.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor E. Uche Ikonne, who announced this during the 208th Regular Meeting of the University Senate, disclosed that the approval followed a successful Resource Verification visit by the Commission to the University.
The Vice-Chancellor further announced the approved academic programmes to include:
A. Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Studies
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Information and Communication Technology
- Surveying and Geo-Informatics
B. Faculty of Health Sciences
- Public Health.
Candidates who sat for the 2016 UTME Examination and scored 180 and above are therefore invited to apply for admission into these courses for the 2016/2017 academic session.
Dr. (Mrs) Evelyn Iheukwumere
Registrar/Secretary to Senate