IJMB ‘A’ Level programmes are nationally recognised in Nigeria for admissions into second year (200 Level) of university through direct entry UTME. Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) is a fast track programme compacted into nine months, under the supervision of ABU Zaria i.e. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria is assessment body for the qualification. Candidates are expected to register three subjects in tandem with their proposed course of study. A point system is utilized in grading such that the total score in each course is converted to a point. The cumulative point total of all courses taken is then the deciding factor in university admission in Nigeria. Each higher institution has their different cut-offs/point tally admissible for various courses of study.
Some of the subjects available for students interested in science and engineering courses in the university are: Agricultural Science, Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics and Biology. Management and social science students are able to study Accounting, Business Studies, Economics and Geography while Art and Language students can choose from Literature, Government, History, French/Arabic, Igbo/Yoruba/Hausa, Visual Arts and CRS/IRS. Aduvie College students are counselled to make the right choices regarding subjects, university courses and desired university destinations.