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About Maryam Abacha American University

Maryam Abacha American University of Niger is the first officially approved bilingual University in Sub Sahara Africa.

  • Recognized by Nigerian Government Federal Ministry of Education
  • Accredited by the Accreditation Services for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC) United Kingdom.
  • A member of the American Council on Education (ACE).
Our dream in life is to make a difference in the life of others. We believe this can be achieve by providing people with high quality and sound education. This prompted our thinking of how we can make education accessible and affordable to our teaming youths. We are now full of excitement that we have founded an exceptional institution of learning that comes to be one of the innovative and leading private universities in Africa and the world that offers various degree programs in many discipline.

Our aspirations is to make MAAUN a centre of academic excellence, where youths will get the right knowledge and experience they need for their life to prosper and to enable them meet the challenges of rapidly changing world

Strategy Committee

To fulfill MAAUN mission of providing qualitative education today for a better tomorrow and to achieve the university’s objective of providing qualitative education, the university management under the leadership of Professor Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo set up a strategy committee to among other things, ensure that:

  • Standard is maintain and preserved in the university’s academic activities
  • The university teachers and students undertake innovative research on global issues.
  • The university is among the world leading universities in academic excellence.

The University Achievement

Maryam Abacha American University of Niger was established by Prof. Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo for the public benefit and it is recognized globally. Throughout our great history, Maryam Abacha American University of Niger has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. As a world leader in higher education, the University has pioneered change in the sector.

Dining On Campus

Maryam Abacha American University is fully committed to providing students with a wide variety of delicious, healthy and nutritious meal...


Athletics and physical fitness are part of regular activities our students do, students are involved in some kind of athletics on campus...

Arts & Culture

Student practices their respectives cultures on campus, perform in music and dance, culture and the arts play a leading role in life at...

Information Technology

We uses Information and Communication Technology (ICT) tool to enhance the learning experience and accessing resources for student...

Safety and Security

We dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure environment for our entire student, committed to foster a safe learning environment...

Health & Wellness

Throughout acadamic seasson we assist student in maintaining their maximum health to realize to their fullest the educational opportunities...