BAYERO UNIVERSITY KANO APTITUDE TEST (BUKAT)
ONLINE REGISTRATION

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has indicated that it would not clear any shortlisted candidate who does not have O' Level results. All candidates, therefore, are advised to visit any JAMB offices or accredited CBT centre nearest to them to upload their O'Level results (WAEC, NECO, etc).

Registration Procedure

Step 1: Login

Login using your UTME Number and UTME Score.

Step 2: Photo Upload

After successful login, you need to upload your recent passport size photograph. The photograph must be less than 32 KB in size and must be in either .jpg or .png format. Follow the following procedure to upload the photo (please refer to the figure above).
  1. first click on the folder/browse icon;navigate to the folder where your picture is saved, click to select your photo.
  2. The photo preview will be shown, click on Upload button to upload the photo
  3. After successful upload, a link to the profile update page is shown. Click on it to proceed to the next stage.
Note that you cannot change your picture after your payment is processed.

Step 3: Profile Update

Applicants are to provide their Date of birth, LGA, Phone Number used when registering with JAMB, Email address used when registering with JAMB, alternate Phone number, alternate Email address, Next of Kin, Phone Number of next of kin and Contact Address. Applicants cannot change their full name and state of origin. Applicants can choose the preferred email and phone number to be used in any correspondence, in case the email and/or phone number used in JAMB registration is not accessible to the applicant.

Step 4: Generate/Print BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF)

After successfully updating your profile, you are ready to generate the BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF). The BUKPPF includes information needed to make payment through the Remita e-Payments platform. Clicking on the Generate Your BUKPPF button generate the BUKPPF so that you can download and print it.

Step 5: Submit RRR Used

After successfully generated BUKPPF and using the Remita e-Payments platform a Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number is generated for you. The RRR uniquely ties your payment to your application account, after obtaining your RRR, login to your application account and submit the RRR used for payment. Note that submitting the RRR in the application portal is not tied to your actual payment.

Step 6: Print Acknowledgement Slip

After your payment has been verified and processed you can processed to print your acknowledgement slip. Note that the schedule (Venue, Date and Time) of the BUK Aptitude Test will be communicated to you using the following:
  1. preferred phone number and/or
  2. preferred email address
  3. you supplied in your profile.

Eligibility

UTME Candidates must have chosen Bayero University as First Choice and scored not less than the indicated minimum score for various Faculties/Programmes as stated below:

1. Faculty of Agriculture

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B. Agric Economics and Extension180
2B. Agriculture180
3B. Fisheries and Aquaculture180
4B. Food Science and Technology180
5B. Forestry and Wildlife Management180

2. Faculty of Allied Health Sciences

Note that admission into programmes in Faculty of Allied Health Sciences will be only from among those who scored 200 and above in UTME. However, all others who are qualified to write the aptitude test may be considered for admission into other relevant programmes
#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B. Medical Laboratory Science200
2B. Nursing200
3B. Physiotherapy200
4B. Radiography200
5Doctor of Optometry (D.Optometry)200

3. Faculty of Arts And Islamic Studies

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.A. Arabic180
2B.A. Arts Combined180
3B.A. English180
4B.A. French180
5B.A. Hausa180
6B.A. History180
7B.A. Islamic Studies190
8B.A. Linguistics180

4. Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

Note that admission into programmes in Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences will be only from among those who scored 200 and above in UTME. However, all others who are qualified to write the aptitude test may be considered for admission into other relevant programmes
#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Sc. Anatomy180
2B.Sc. Biochemistry180
3B.Sc. Human Physiology180
4B.Sc. Nutrition and Dietetics 180

5. Faculty of Clinical Sciences

Note that admission into MBBS will be only from among those who scored 230 and above in UTME. However, all others who are qualified to write the aptitude test may be considered for admission into other relevant programmes
#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1MBBS200

6. Faculty of Communication

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.A. Theatre Arts and Film Studies180
2B.Sc. Information and Media Studies180
3B.Sc. Mass Communication180

7. Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Sc. Computer Science180
2B.Sc. Information Technology180
3B.Sc. Software Engineering180
4B.Sc. Cyber Security180

8. Faculty of Dentistry

Note that admission into programmes in Faculty of Dentistry will be only from among those who scored 220 and above in UTME. However, all others who are qualified to write the aptitude test may be considered for admission into other relevant programmes
#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B. Dentistry/Dental Surgery200

9. Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B. Architecture180
2B. Urban and Regional Planning180
3B.Sc. Environmental Management180
4B.Sc. Estate Management180
5B.Sc. Geography180
6B.Sc. Geology180
7B.Sc. Quantity Surveying180

10. Faculty of Education

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B. (Ed) Science & Technical Education180
2B.A. (Ed) Adult Education180
3B.A. (Ed) Arabic180
4B.A. (Ed) Economics180
5B.A. (Ed) English180
6B.A. (Ed) French180
7B.A. (Ed) Hausa180
8B.A. (Ed) Health Education180
9B.A. (Ed) History180
10B.A. (Ed) Islamic Studies180
11B.A. (Ed) Special Education180
12B.Sc. (Ed) Agriculture180
13B.Sc. (Ed) Biology180
14B.Sc. (Ed) Chemistry180
15B.Sc. (Ed) Geography180
16B.Sc. (Ed) Mathematics180
17B.Sc. (Ed) Physical and Health Education180
18B.Sc. (Ed) Physics180
19B.Sc. (Ed) Science180
20B.Sc. Library and Information Science180

11. Faculty of Engineering

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Eng. Agricultural Engineering180
2B.Eng. Chemical Engineering180
3B.Eng. Civil Engineering180
4B.Eng. Computer Engineering180
5B.Eng. Electrical Engineering180
6B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering180
7B.Eng. Mechatronic Engineering180
8B.Eng. Petroleum Engineering180
9B.Eng. Telecommunication Engineering180

12. Faculty of Law

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1LL.B. Common and Islamic Law200

13. Faculty of Life Sciences

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Sc. Applied Biology180
2B.Sc. Botany180
3B.Sc. Microbiology180
4B.Sc. Zoology180

14. Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)200

15. Faculty of Physical Sciences

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Sc. Chemistry180
2B.Sc. Electronics180
3B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry180
4B.Sc. Mathematics180
5B.Sc. Physics180

16. Faculty of Social And Management Sciences

#ProgrammmeUTME Score
1B.Sc. Accounting190
2B.Sc. Banking and Finance180
3B.Sc. Business Administration190
4B.Sc. Criminology190
5B.Sc. Economics190
6B.Sc. Entrepreneur180
7B.Sc. International Relations190
8B.Sc. Political Science190
9B.Sc. Public Administration190
10B.Sc. Sociology180