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Bayero University Kano (BUK)


About BUK

Bayero University Kano (BUK) is a university situated in Kano, Kano State, Nigeria. It was founded in 1977, when it was renamed from Bayero University College and upgraded from university college to university. Bayero University initially bore the name Ahmadu Bello College, the college was named after Premier of Northern Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello.

It was founded in January 1960 by the Northern Nigeria Ministry of Education headed by Isa Kaita to prepare senior secondary certificate holders for G.C.E. and A-level in Arabic, Hausa, Islamic History, Islamic studies and English Literature. Upon the establishment of Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Kaduna State, Ahmadu Bello College was renamed to Abdullahi Bayero College, after Abdullahi Bayero, Emir of Kano and soon thereafter it became a faculty of the new university.

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The following are latest updates from the Bayero University Kano (BUK):

BUK Dangote Business School 2nd Batch Admission List, 2019/2020

February 16, 2020 - Bayero University Kano Dangote Business School’s second batch admission list has been released for the 2019/2020 academic session. See details on how to check your admission status below. We are pleased to notify the general public that the 201 ...

BUK Registration Procedure New and Returning Students, 2019/2020 (Updated)

January 24, 2020 - BUK Registration Procedure and Timetable Details: This is to inform all the newly admitted and returning students of Bayero University Kano, (BUK) that the management has released the registration procedures for the 2019/2020 academic session. Candid ...

BUK Releases Students’ Dress Code Rules and Regulations

January 23, 2020 - The management of Bayero University Kano (BUK) has released the dress code rules and regulations for all students of the varsity. In line with the University’s role of training students in both character and learning, all students should dress ...

BUK Dangote Business School Admission Form, 2019/2020 Session (Updated)

January 23, 2020 - Bayero University, Kano, BUK Dangote Business School admission forms are currently available for the 2019/2020 academic session. Interested candidates should see application details below. ...

BUK Postgraduate Registration Procedures for 2019/2020 Session (Updated)

January 23, 2020 - BUK Postgraduate Registration Procedures: The management of Bayero University, Kano has opened the Postgraduate registration portal for new and returning students of the university for the 2019/2020 session. LATEST UPDATE: This is to inform the gener ...

BUK 19th Induction Ceremony: Bayero University Graduates 68 New Medical Doctors

January 19, 2020 - Latest: BUK 19th Induction Ceremony: Bayero University Graduates 68 New Medical Doctors Bayero University, Kano on Thursday, 16th January, 2020 inducted Sixty eight (68) new medical Doctors at the 19th Induction ceremony just five months after gradu ...

CBN to Fund Rice Production, Processing in Bayero University Kano (BUK)

January 13, 2020 - Impressed by the resilience and commitment of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) to compliment the effort of the federal government in boosting food production in Nigeria, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has indicated strong interest to fund rice produc ...

Bayero University Translates Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics Textbooks into Hausa

January 9, 2020 - The management of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) has reportedly concluded the translation of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics textbook into Hausa language.   This was disclosed on a tweet by a Nigerian writer, Gimba Kakanda. Kakanda described i ...

300 BUK Indigent Students to Get Scholarships Next Academic Session – VC

January 2, 2020 - Latest: 300 BUK Indigent Students to Get Scholarship Next Academic  Bayero University, Kano is set to provide scholarship to 300 less privileged students in the forthcoming 2019/2020 academic session. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Muhammad Yahuza B ...

BUK Change of Course Admission List, 2019/2020 (Updated)

December 31, 2019 - BUK Change of Course Admission List is out for the 2019/2020 session. See how to check your admission status below. Note that the first, second and third batch admission lists have been released. LATEST UPDATE: The management has released the list of ...