This is to inform interested Nigerian students that The American University of Nigeria is inviting suitable and qualified candidates to apply for the American University of Nigeria Scholarship (AUN) award for the 2018/2019 academic session.
The American University of Nigeria was founded in response to the need for a world-class university in sub-Saharan Africa.
The goal of AUN is to train the future leaders of Africa and to serve as both a stimulus and agent of economic development throughout the region.
Where is University of Nigeria Located?
The University is located in the city of Yola, capital of Adamawa, one of Nigeria’s 36 states. The campus, which occupies nearly 1000 hectares, is a serene mixture of desert and farmland.
AUN also has several other auxiliary facilities around the campus. These include a modern Hotel, a University Club, an ICT Center, and a Printing Press. The University recently opened an Agricultural Entrepreneurship School on a local farmstead near the campus.
How To Apply For AUN Scholarship
- Visit the AUN Registration portal at aun.edu.ng
- Complete an AUN application form for free
- All applications must be submitted on or before 28th July 2018
- Candidates must meet minimum entry requirements of (5 Credits on WAEC, NECO, NABTEB or any other O’Levels examinations including English and Mathematics, plus a score at the minimum or above the cut-off point on 2018 JAMB UTME).
- Candidates must have been accepted into AUN and must present the acceptance letter on the exam day.
American University of Nigeria Campus
The main campus comprises 11 new buildings including eight dormitories, a spacious cafeteria, classroom, commencement hall and office buildings and a general-purpose block. A new library is under construction and a student activity centre in the planning stages.
The North Campus, located across the street from the main campus, provides dedicated space and buildings that include dormitories, athletic facilities, the finance office and public relations.
All buildings are fully air-conditioned with modern facilities. The entire campus has wireless internet and dorms are provided with cable television in common rooms.
Other auxiliary facilities include a University Club, an ICT Center, and a Printing Press.
AUN Health and Safety Environment
AUN works diligently to ensure the safety of its students, staff and faculty. The work of the Safety Unit monitors the fire prevention efforts – including the campus fire alarm system, maintenance of extinguishers, overseeing regular fire drills and the fire response team (2 fire engines and 10 crew members).
The unit is complemented by the AUN clinic, which is fully staffed by medical professionals and equipped with two ambulances. Health services are available to students 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Environment: AUN has a formal Environmental Unit responsible for campus-wide trash collection, cleaning and 100% recycling of all waste produced by the institution. The AUN recycling centre manufactures handcrafts and eco bricks from all plastic and glass waste and compost from all paper and organic waste. The Sustainability Team oversees the efficient use of resources.
AUN Admission Contact Information
- North West Region: Tel: +234.807.5493.251
- North East Region: Tel: +234.805.5026.923
- North Central Region: Tel: +234.807.7400.585
- South-South Region: Tel: +234.807.5493243
- South-South Region (Warri): Tel: +234.805.7125.762
- South East Region: Tel: +234.805.6200.091
- South West Region: Tel: +234.815.9692.478, +234.805.2266.302
NGScholar Team wishes all interested candidates good luck.