Nigeria Army University Biu, Borno State, the first in West Africa, constructed by President Buhari

Nigeria Army University Biu, Borno State, the first in West Africa, constructed by President Buhari

President Buhari has provided the first ever Army University in west Africa to Biu , Borno State.

Nigerian Army University Biu (NAUB) is also the first ever Green University in West Africa.

The new University Starts Academic Program with 38 courses (as listed below) .

UTME subjects required, Direct Entry requirements and O’level requirements.

1. ACCOUNTING

2. ARABIC STUDIES

3. BIOLOGY

4. BUILDING

5. CHEMISTRY

6. CIVIL ENGINEERING

7. COMPUTER SCIENCE

8. CRIMINOLOGY AND SECURITY STUDIES

9. CYBER SECURITY

10. ECONOMICS

11. ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

12. ELECTRONICS

13. ENGLISH LANGUAGE

14. ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

15. ESTATE MANAGEMENT

16. FRENCH

17. GEOGRAPHY

18. HAUSA

19. IGBO

20. INFORMATION SYSTEMS

21. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

22. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

23. MANAGEMENT

24. MATHEMATICS

25. MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

26. METALLURGICAL AND MATERIAL ENGINEERING

27. MILITARY HISTORY

28. PEACE STUDIES AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION

29. PHYSICS

30. POLITICAL SCIENCE

31. PSYCHOLOGY

32. SOCIOLOGY

33. SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

34. STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING

35. SURVEYING AND GEOINFORMATICS

36. TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT

37. URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING

38. YORUBA

The Nigerian Army University Biu is the newest

The institution aspires to become a leading University in Nigeria and a centre of excellence spearheading scientific and technological breakthroughs.

The University recently matriculates 1,016 fresh students.

The new University, therefore, presents an opportunity for admission seekers who are interested in studying security related courses.

Here are five basic information you should know about the new institution.

1. The University’s focus is to strengthen the Nigerian Army and the nation through sound and innovative uses of science and technology.

2. According to the University, the students’ population will comprise 25% military and 75% civilian, while the staff will be a productive mix of military and civilian intellectuals.

3. The Nigerian Army University is located in Biu, a town and a Local Government Area (LGA) in southern Borno State. It occupies an area of 5074 hectares.

4. The NAUB is established to run on the principles of creativity, self-reliance and self-sufficiency.

5. The University is projected that this unique institution will compete with the very best 50 in the world by 2050.

6. Apart from running some courses, you’ll find in conventional universities, there will also be a Faculty of Military Technology

and a Faculty of Military Policy, Logistics and Strategy to set it apart.

7. The University has seven faculties, they are: Science, Technology, Military Technology, Social Sciences, Environmental Studies, Administrative and Management Studies, Military Policy, Logistics and Strategies, as well as Schools and Centres

The University is projected to compete with some of the best Universities in the world in the next 32 years.