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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 Programmes Get International Accreditation

September 18, 2019 - Bayero University, Kano (BUK) programmes has gotten international accreditation. See details below. French High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (HCERES) has granted a five-year unreserved international accreditation status on ...

BUK Dangote Business School Admission Form, 2019/2020 Session

September 9, 2019 - Bayero University, Kano, BUK Dangote Business School admission forms are currently available for the 2018/2019 academic session. Interested candidates should see application details below. ...

FG Inaugurates Africa’s ‘Largest Off-Grid Solar Hybrid’ in Bayero University Kano

September 7, 2019 - On Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019, the largest ‘hybrid’ plant of its kind on the African continent was inaugurated at Bayero University Kano (BUK) by the Federal Government. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo inaugurated the 7.1 megawatts Solar H ...

BUK Part-time Admission Form For 2018/2019 Academic Session

September 3, 2019 - Bayero University Kano, BUK Part-time admission form is on sale for the 2018/2019 session. See how to apply below. The Part-time admission form of the School of Continuing Education (SCE), Bayero University, Kano (BUK) for the 2018/2019 session has b ...

BUK 1st Semester Exam Result Released for 2018/2019 Session

August 28, 2019 - Bayero University, Kano, BUK exam result for the 2018/2019 session is out. See how check your results below. Also See: BUK Post UTME Results Released This is to inform all the students of Bayero University, Kano (BUK), that the management of the inst ...

BUK Post-UTME Screening Results, 2019/2020: How to Check

August 20, 2019 - Bayero University Kano (BUK) Post-UTME Screening Results for the 2019/2020 session has been released – See how to check your results below. The school management of the Bayero University, Kano (BUK) have released the just concluded post UTME screen ...

Over 12,000 Candidates Write BUK Aptitude Test

August 17, 2019 - A total of 12,209 candidates sat for the 2019 Bayero University, Kano Aptitude Test (BUKAT), according to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics), Professor Adamu Idris Tanko on Saturday, 17th August, 2019. Also See: BUK Post-UTME Screening Form Detai ...

BUK Post UTME and Admission Screening Details for 2019/2020 (Updated)

August 11, 2019 - BUK 2019/2020 Post UTME Form and Screening Information LATEST UPDATE: Aspirants who have successfully registered for 2019 Post UTME screening can now login to their account and print their screening cards. Bayero University, Kano (BUK) 2019/2020 Post ...

BUK Expels 24 Students Over Falsification of Entry Qualification

August 9, 2019 - The management of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) has expelled a total number of twenty-four (24) students from the University for falsification of their entry qualifications. Their expulsion was approved by the Senate of the University at its 374th me ...

BUK Football Team Beats Nasarawa State University to Top HIFL Group

July 18, 2019 - Bayero University Football Team, yesterday, Tuesday, July 16, 2019 defeated Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK) at the opening group stage of Higher Institutions Football League (HIFL) competition  by  a narrow 1-0. BUK’s top striker, Ahmad U ...