To develop highly skilled military and civilian manpower with distinctive competence capable of providing technological solutions to the problems of the NA, the military and the nation.
To become a solution centre in technology, research and development for the promotion of self-reliance, creativity and innovation in addressing the challenges of the NA, the military as well as the nation.
The Pro Councilor and Chairman of the Council, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen F Yahaya approve the appointment of Brig Gen HY Abdulhamid as the third new substantive registrar of the Nigerian Army University Biu.
By his appointment, he succeeds the second registrar and the pioneer Director of Academic Planning of the University Maj Gen SS Ibrahim who is newly promoted to the rank of major general in early December 2022 and posted to the Nigerian Army College of Education as provost of the college.
The substantive registrar Gen Abdulhamid at the symbolic handing over on the 1st of February, 2023 commended his predecessor Maj Gen SS Ibrahim, and promise to build on his legacy. He said; as the Registrar at this level, I will give in my best to produce high-quality human beings in both learning and character. Urging all the registry staff to be persevering, and ready to give the best of whatever is required of them. Have confidence in your colleagues, restrict negativity of information, and always set for the positive, ensuring damage control, he called.
The former registrar Maj Gen SS Ibrahim earlier is his remark appreciates Allah (swt), the COAS, the vice-chancellors he served under from inception to date also all the registry staff that served under him. The successes he recorded as the second registrar were all possible with the support of the registry staff and guidance from his chief executives the Vice-Chancellor he worked under. From the first, Prof David Iliya Malgwi, Prof Fatimah Tahir in the acting capacity to the current Vice-chancellor Prof Kyari Mohammed.
After the symbolic handing over, the substantive registrar and the outgone registrar had an interface with all the senior registry staff to interact and get to know one another.
PRO, Head of Information and Protocol Unit
On Friday 28th October 2022, the Vice Chancellor Nigerian Army University Biu Professor Kyari Mohammed, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Military Major General SZ Kazaure, Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Professor Fatima Tahir The chief University Librarian Major General MM Bumza, Registrar Brigadier, General SS Ibrahim, Director Academic Planning Brigadier General PC Obilor, Deen Faculty of Environmental Sciences Brigadier General AW Butu and other very senior officers of the University both serving and retired, decorated two senior officers newly promoted from Major to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and seventeen soldiers to the various ranks in the Army with their new badges of rank. The newly promoted senior officers were Lietenant Colonel JG Usman The Acting Commanding Officer Nigerian Army University Biu Admin Battalion and Lieutenant Colonel AA Mohammed. The families and friends of the newly promoted officer’s and soldier's assisted in the decoration.
The Chief Host who is the University DVC Military Maj Gen SZ Kazaure in his opening remarks welcomed everyone to the ceremony adding that the promotion of the officers and soldiers was based on their professionalism, excellence, and hardwork. Maj Gen Kazaure disclosed that the promotion was guided by principles of seniority, merit, and discipline. "Decorated officers and soldiers are capable of executing responsibilities that accrues to their new ranks", he added that to justify the confidence reposed on them by the Chief of Army Staff. The DVC Military also appreciate the Chief of Army Staff for his untiring support to this institution.
In advise to the newly promoted officers and soldiers by Brig Gen AW Butu stressed the importance and the implication of the new ranks going forward saying that "the reward for good work is more work." He called on the newly promoted soldiers to take care of their families.
The decoration ceremony was graced by the representative of the Emir of Biu, Commanding Officer 231 Tank Battalion and 331 Artillery Regiment Biu along side with other security agencies.
In his remark, the Emir of Biu HRH Alhaji Mustapha Umar Mustapha II CON, ably represented by the Betara of Biu Col Bashir Betara (Rtd) appreciated the VC for the invitation and congratulated the newly promoted officers and soldiers. He went on to call on the newly promoted officers and soldiers to be loyal to the Nation at all times. He went further and made a presentation to the newly decorated senior officers.
The Special Guest of Honour University Vice Chancellor Professor Kyari Mohammed. In his closing remarks, congratulated the newly promoted officers and soldiers. "These officers and soldiers being decorated today are part of the success story of the university. He also appreciated the Emir for his unflinching support to Nigerian Army University Biu.
This is to inform all UTME/DE candidates who chose Nigerian Army University Biu as First Choice for 2023/2024 for admission and have a score of 170 and above in the 2022 UTME that they are required to register online for Post-UTME/DE screening exercise from Monday 31st October to Friday 18th November, 2022.
To register, candidates are to visit Nigerian Army University Biu website via www.naub.edu.ng and click 2023/2024 Post-UTME/DE Registration to proceed. Applicants are to fill in the relevant information and pay the sum of Two Thousand Naira (₦2,000) only as screening fees through the same screening portal. Direct Entry candidates are expected to upload a scanned copy of their ‘A’ Level results.
Any candidate who fails to REGISTER for the screening exercise will not be eligible for admission into the University.
NOTE: All UTME/DE candidates who were awaiting result(s) as at the time of application are strongly advised to upload their ‘O’ Level Results on the JAMB CAPS, without which such candidate would not be admitted.
Umar Kyari Abuna
This is to inform all candidates who chose Nigerian Army University Biu as most preferred (1st Choice) in the 2022 UTME and general public that the University has approved 170 as its JAMB UTME cut-off mark for the 2023/2024 Academic Session Admission for all programmes.
Notice and requirement of Post UTME Screening would be issued through the University website and Notice Boards at the appropriate time.
Meanwhile, all first choice candidates (both UTME / DE) and any candidate wishing to change his/her Institution of choice to Nigerian Army University Biu who were awaiting results as at the time of application are advised to upload their ‘O’ Level results on the JAMB CAPS.
Please note that upload of ‘O’ Level results on the JAMB CAPS is a prerequisite for admission without which a candidate would not be admitted.
Umar Kyari Abuna
This is to inform all students that the Directorate of ICT has enabled the portal for printing of first semester Examination Cards from Wednesday 13th to Friday 22nd July 2022. Students are to print the Examination Card within the stipulated period as it is COMPULSORY to present the card before any student be allowed to enter the Examination Hall.
Similarly, all students who have not completed their first semester online course registration should take this advantage to complete their registration and printout Examination Card at the same time.
All students are to ensure submission of the printout course registration form at the Examinations and Record Office before the commencement of examinations.
Umar Kyari Abuna
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