ABU recieves Representative from Chinese University – December 2018
As part of the ongoing agreement between Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria and Central South University (CSU), Changsha, China to introduce Railway and Transportation Engineering as a course in the University.
The degree is called “3+2” where the student will spend 3 years in Ahmadu Bello University and if he’s within the range of second class upper after 3 years he/she will be sponsored on an all expense paid trip to China for the remaining 2 years.
“The scholarship as already kick started as 47 of ABU, Zaria students are already in China now undergoing training to enhance their skill and in the possibly in the future they will the one lecturing the course in the University and there would be no need for China travels” Said Professor Garba Ibrahim, The Vice Chancellor of the University.
Unfortunately, our reporter could not get a picture because the news got to us late but we were brief about the meeting between the VC and the Chinese Ambassador.
The meeting was basically to inspect how ready the university is and re-affirm to commitment of the Chinese government strengthen the learning of the course full-time in Nigeria in the nearest future