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Gombe State University

Address: Tudun Wada, Nigeria

Description Gombe State University

  • Foundation: 2004
  • Abbreviation: GSU
  • Location: Gombe, Nigeria
  • Age: from 17 years old
  • Accommodation: residence
  • Language of instruction: English.

Gombe State University was opened in 2004 in the city and state of the same name so that better education is available to the state population. The university is small, especially for the state, with only 1000 students, while the number of all university employees is also about 1000 people.

Over the 16 years of work, the university has opened several new areas, developed new training programs. Work on new areas continues in close collaboration with GSU research staff and other universities in Nigeria.

In addition to bachelor's and master's programs, Gombe state university offers a large number of short practical courses, master classes in the field of business organization, management, administration.

Gombe state university eliminates 30-40% of applicants, which indicates the prestige of the institution.

  • 1000 students
  • 8 faculties
  • 18 research units.

The main areas of study:

  • Pharmacology
  • Health and Clinical Medicine
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Right
  • Education
  • Natural Sciences.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Gombe State University

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  • Beginning of the school year: October
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Age: 17+
  • Duration of study: 3-4 years.

Popular programs:

  • Accounting
  • Business management
  • Sociology
  • Political Administration
  • Pharmacology m pharmacy
  • Story
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Clinical medicine
  • Pedagogy
  • Religious studies.


  • Beginning of the school year: October
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Age: 20+
  • Duration of study: 1-2 years.

Popular programs:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Control
  • Business administration
  • Public administration
  • Story
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Ecological biology
  • Parasitology
  • Psychology.

Accommodation, housing and food

GSU offers students a dormitory; they can also rent apartments near the university. Housing in Gomba costs from $ 150 per month, meals - from $ 350.


  • Availability of national accreditation
  • Teaching quality
  • Innovative courses
  • Low cost of training
  • Compact student groups
  • Favorable ratio of teaching staff to students
  • The presence of a profile library
  • Collaboration with local banks and enterprises.

Equipment Gombe State University

The university has modern classrooms, research laboratories. In Gomba, a pharmacological industry is developed. GSU research in this area is closely related to the work of local pharmacological enterprises.

The university library has about 1,000,000 copies of books and periodicals. GSU has a sports hall for sports. The student dormitory has the necessary amenities.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

The academic year is divided into 2 semesters, begins in October. Registration fee for international students $ 182 .

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

In Nigeria, university admissions, entrance examinations, and the joint admissions committee (JAMB) are involved. Foreign students who do not have a Nigeria senior high school diploma pass exams on the JAMB website. These are exams in English, mathematics, as well as profile exams.

  1. Request
  2. Successfully passed entrance tests
  3. Essay writing
  4. Certificate of maturity or diploma of higher education with the application
  5. Certified translation of all documents into English.

Scholarships Gombe State University

GSU together with state organizations allocates funds for scholarships, financial assistance to students.

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Insurance, flights, residence permits, citizenship and other services

Gombe State University reviews

Recommendations on when to apply

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