ATBU School Fees & Acceptance Fee for 2024/2025 Academic Session

The management of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) has announced the deadline for payment of school fees and registration for the 2024/2025 Academic Session.


Newly admitted and returning students are advised to pay up all the fees required by the school before the deadline.

ATBU School Fees and Registration Deadline

The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) has announced the deadline for payment of fees. The deadline for fees is March 2024.

If you pay your school fees after the deadline, it is not considered valid, and you may go through a lot of filing processes to get your money.

The penalty for defaulting is a loss of studentship for the 2024/2025 Academic Session.

Also, note that the lost session shall form part of the total duration allowed for the Programme.

However, a student who has a genuine reason(s) to apply for Temporary Withdrawal from studies for the session must follow the due process before the end of the First Semester of the session.

How Much is ATBU School Fees?

ATBU school fees vary depending on the program you are enrolled in. Check your appropriate program below.

ATBU School Fees For New Students (Freshers)

The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) school fees For freshers or new students is around (₦44,250.00) forty-four thousand, two hundred and fifty Naira only.

On average, a fresher should budget about ₦100,000) hundred thousand Naira only for their first-year fees.

This includes hostel/accommodation and every school fee.

Here is a breakdown of ATBU freshers’ school fees.

  • Student ID card – 3,000.00 naira.
  • Sports fee – 2,250. naira.
  • Information Technology – 6,500.00 naira.
  • Lab fee (only for science students) – 5,000.00 naira.
  • Examination fee – 5,000.00 naira.
  • Matric gown – 1,000 naira.
  • Result verification – 5,000 naira.
  • Students handbook – 1,000 naira.
  • TISHIP – 3,000 naira.
  • Faculty and departmental dues – 5,000 naira.
  • Endowment fund – 5,000 naira.
  • Library fee – 2,500 naira.

ATBU School Fees For Returning Students 2024/2025

It is easier for returning students to pay their school fees online.

The school fees for ATBU returning students are (₦39,500.00) thirty-nine thousand Naira only for indigenous students and (₦86,100.00) eighty-six thousand, one hundred Naira for non-indigenous students.

ATBU School Fees For Part-Time Students

The tuition fee for ATBU part-time students is between (₦70,000) and (₦320,000) depending on the course you want to study.

How Much is ATBU Acceptance Fee?

The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) charges ₦40,000 forty thousand Naira only for her acceptance fee for medical students and ₦33,000 thirty thousand Naira only for all other faculties and departments.

New intakes must pay their acceptance fees to be considered students.

How Much is ATBU Hostel Fee?

Students who want to stay in the hostel accommodations that are made available by the school authorities would have to apply before time.

ATBU hostel fees accommodation fee is (₦12,950) twelve thousand, nine hundred and fifty naira only for an academic session.


We hope that this article gives you clarity on how much ATBU school fees are, irrespective of the program you want to enroll in.

We will be sure to update this article if there are any amendments by the school authority.

We wish you luck in your academic pursuit.

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