Bayero University Kano

Bayero University Kano Ranking

country rank: 32
world rank: 7655

University Overview

Bayero University Kano ranking was founded in 1975 as a non-profit public higher education school in Kano’s capital (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Bayero University Kano (BUK) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Nigerian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the National Universities Commission of Nigeria. Bayero University Kano (BUK) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 45-year-old Nigerian university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. BUK also offers a library, sports facilities, and administrative services to students in addition to academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Bayero University Kano Ranking

University Identity

Name Bayero University Kano
Acronym BUK
Founded 1975
Motto ...and above every possessor of knowledge there is One more learned

University Location

Address Private Mailbox 3011 Kano Kano Nigeria
Tel +234 (64) 666 023
Fax +234 (64) 661 480

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Social Media


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