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Bayero University Kano

Address: BUK Along new site Bayero University Kano Kano around, Janbulo Second Gate Rd, Nigeria

Description Bayero University Kano

Bayero University Kano (BUK) was founded in 1977 on the basis of Ahmadu Bello College and is the state higher educational institution of Nigeria. The university has rich academic experience combined with an excellent spirit and commitment to excellence, which clearly distinguishes it from other educational institutions of the country.

BUK is part of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Bayero University Kano

Program name


  • Dates: year-round.

Bachelor's educational programs are implemented in the following areas:

  • Library and Information Sciences
  • Urban and regional planning
  • Foreign languages
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Cybersecurity
  • Criminology
  • Linguistics
  • International relationships
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Dental surgery
  • Theater and Performing Arts
  • Physiotherapy
  • Economics and expansion of agriculture, etc.


  • Dates: year-round.

Master's educational programs are implemented in the following areas:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Global Health and Politics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Foreign languages
  • Testing Technology
  • Linguistics
  • Medical Laboratory Research
  • Microbiology
  • Right
  • Sustainable use of natural resources and climate change
  • Agricultural Energy and Engineering
  • Education Management and Planning
  • Agricultural Economics, etc.
from 985 $ / year

Doctoral studies

  • Dates: year-round.

Educational doctoral programs are implemented in the following areas:

  • Analytical chemistry
  • Hematology and blood transfusion
  • Gerontology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Livestock
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Pedagogical psychology
  • Political Economy
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Social Security
  • Education Management and Planning
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics of Nuclear Structures
  • Agricultural Economics, etc.


  • The educational institution ranks 10th in the national ranking
  • BUK is one of the founders of the Oxon International University Network, established in 2013 at St. Catherine's College, Oxford University
  • The institution’s Agricultural Center has been recognized as the African Center for Excellence in Dryland Agriculture and won a grant of $ 8,000,000
  • BUK re-elected to the Executive Committee of the Federation of Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).

Equipment Bayero University Kano

BUK is located in northern Nigeria in the city of Kano. The university infrastructure includes its own library, and the Central Laboratory Building BUK has the following equipment:

  • PerkinElmer Lambda 35 spectrometer operating in the ultraviolet (UV) and visible (Vis) spectral ranges
  • Aanalyst 700 high-performance atomic absorption spectrometer, including a burner system for flame spraying and a graphite furnace for electrothermal spraying
  • Scanning electron microscope LEO 1450
  • Freeze dryer
  • Fraction collector with Biological LP low pressure sample purification system
  • Fully Automated Clinical Chemistry Analyzer
  • Kjehdal distillation system.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

The university has a two-semester academic year.

Additional expenses:

  • Application fee = 2500 $
  • Cost of living in Kano = $ 355 -708 $ / month.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To enter the university you must:

  • Fill out the application form
  • Upload passport size photo
  • Provide Education Documents
  • Pass the UTME entrance exams.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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