Bauchi State University, Gadau is one of the recently established government owned universities. The realization of having a university in the state dawned on the authorities when they realized that students seeking to further their education in the state had to apply to universities outside of the state for study. The university was established and commissioned by the National Universities Commission in 2011.
The following 10 Faculties provide study programs to students of the university:
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Social and Management Science
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Environmental Science
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Agriculture
- Faculty of Administration
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science
Prospective candidates seeking admission into the Bauchi State University must possess the following qualifications:
WAEC/NECO Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC), General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O’ Level), National Technical Certificate/National Business Certificate with Credits in five (5) relevant subjects obtained at not more than two sittings. A credit in O’ Level English Language is required for all courses.
Tuition fee per session as approved by the governing board of the Bauchi State University is as divided into two for fresh students into the university:
Bauchi State indigenes are to pay the sum of ₦50,000
While Non-Indigenes of Bauchi State are to pay the sum of ₦70,000.
Prospective students who seek to acquire the Bauchi State University online form are to pay into the university’s First Bank Account listed below. Students should note that the Online Application Forms cost N5,000.
Account Name: BASUG
Account No.: 2019665054
Bank: First Bank Nig. Plc
Students are to obtain payment receipt from the bank and proceed to any of the following Bursary Units of the University to collect a Scratch Card Pin to be used to fill the Online Application Form.
The school’s bursary units are located in the 3 under listed campuses located across the state:
- Bauchi State University Gadau, Gadau Main Campus, Gadau, Azare, Bauchi State.
2.Bauchi State University Gadau, Bauchi Campus, Yuli Darazo Road, Bauchi, Bauchi State
- Bauchi State University Gadau, Misau Campus, Misau, Bauchi State.
After purchase, Prospective students should proceed to the school’s website via http://www.basug.edu.ng/ to fill the Online Application Form using the acquired scratch card pin from the Bursary. Prospective applicants should note that the following information will be required from them on the website before they can access the full application form, namely:
- GSM Number
- Scratch Card Pin
- Academic Session
Checking Examination Results
Students’ results of the Bauchi State University are pasted in departments and faculties on the 3 campuses of the school, depending on which programs are taken on the campus. Also for convenience, students can check their examination results online via the school’s online examination results checking portal via http://www.basug.edu.ng/index.php?s=ugcoursereg&p=slipstart. Students who wish to check their results online should Provide the following information to access their personal academic progress page, namely:
- Matriculation Number
The page also affords students the convenience of a printout button, which allows students to print out their results on paper (hardcopy).