College of Medical Sciences of the largest and most cosmopolitan University in Africa, South of the Sahara. Although Ahmadu Bello University was established in 1962, the College of Medical Sciences came into being in 1967, the first of such in northern Nigeria. The College of Medical Sciences has since grown to become the largest in this university; with a total of 17 departments.
Our Mission is to advance the frontiers of learning of Medicine and Medical Sciences, and break new grounds through teaching, research and dissemination of knowledge, to produce high-level medical professionals and enhance medical skills and disease diagnosis and treatment capability through retraining, in order to meet the needs and health challenges of the catchment area, Nigeria and beyond
The College of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Ahmadu Bello University shall be a World class College of Medicine comparable to any College of Medicine actively engaged in imparting contemporary knowledge, using high quality equipments, to students of Medicine and medical sciences using modern approaches, as well as Improving the health status of its immediate community, Nigerian and beyond, through innovative research and training