Founded on 7th July, 2019 by Arc. Bilal Abdullahi, a graduate of Bayero University Kano. BUKdaily aims to provide Nigerian students with a comprehensive resources encompassing daily news, campus updates and academic updates from Nigeria universities.

Sunday, June 25, 2023

BUK announced a significant increase in registration fee for undergraduates and postgraduates

  Bilal Abdullahi       Sunday, June 25, 2023

Bayero University Kano (BUK) has recently announced a significant increase in central registration fees, administrative charges, and hostel maintenance fees for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The news has sparked controversy and raised concerns among the student body.

In a surprising move, the university administration has decided to implement these fee hikes, citing the need for additional funds to enhance the quality of education and improve facilities on campus. The revised fee structure is expected to come into effect at the beginning of the upcoming academic year, leaving students with little time to adjust their budgets accordingly.

Under the new fee schedule, undergraduate students will face a substantial increase in their central registration fees, an essential cost that students must bear every semester. The administrative charges, which cover various administrative services provided by the university, will also experience a notable rise. Moreover, hostel maintenance charges, necessary for the upkeep of on-campus accommodation, will see a significant increase as well.

While the university administration argues that these fee hikes are necessary for the improvement of educational resources and campus infrastructure, students have expressed their disappointment and frustration. Many feel that the sudden increase in fees will place an undue burden on their financial situations, making it more challenging for them to pursue their education.

Some students have raised concerns about the lack of transparency in the decision-making process, as they were not consulted or informed prior to the announcement. They believe that the administration should have engaged in open dialogue with the student body, considering their perspectives and taking their financial limitations into account.

The Student Union, a representative body for the students, has voiced its opposition to the fee hikes. They argue that such a drastic increase could discourage potential students from applying to BUK and could also lead to financial hardships for those already enrolled. The union is demanding a reconsideration of the fee structure and urges the administration to prioritize the welfare and accessibility of education for all students.

Amidst the growing discontent, some students are organizing peaceful protests and engaging in discussions to raise awareness about the issue. They hope to bring attention to the potential consequences of these fee hikes and appeal for a more student-friendly approach to managing the university's finances.

As the news of the fee increases spreads, it remains to be seen how the university administration will respond to the mounting pressure from the student body. Students are anxiously waiting for a meaningful dialogue and a fair resolution that takes into account their concerns and financial constraints while also ensuring the university's sustainability and progress. If you love this report, share with your friends on social media.

Source: Bayero University Kano

More details about the new registration fee below:

Buk registration fee

BUK registration fee

BUK registration fee

BUK registration fee


Thanks for reading BUK announced a significant increase in registration fee for undergraduates and postgraduates

« Prev Post

No comments:

Post a Comment

Let's hear your opinion...