Established in 1975, Bayero University Kano is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Kano (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Bayero University Kano (BUK) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Bayero University Kano (BUK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 43 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. BUK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.