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Our History

The Federal University Birnin-Kebbi (FUBK) was established on 18th February, 2013 alongside those of Gusau and Gashua by the Federal Republic of Nigeria under the leadership of Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR, in line with policy of the Government for establishing a Federal University in states that did not have one across the federation.

Professor Lawal Suleiman Bilbis, FNSMB, a Professor of Biochemistry and former Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic at Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto was appointed as the pioneer Vice Chancellor of the University while Ibrahim Abubakar Mungadi, FCAI, was appointed as the Registrar.

Academic activities began in November, 2014 for the 2014/2015 academic session with a students’ population of 507 and academic staff strength of 102. Accordingly, maiden and second matriculation took place on 5th March, 2015 and 9th February, 2016 with a total of 507 and 972 Undergraduate sworn-in, respectively.

The University currently has three faculties and a College of Health Sciences and offer a total of twenty four (24) degree programmes.

Our Vision

To be a technology driven center of excellence in innovation, teaching and research.

Our Mission

To add value to human existence through the provisions of conducive academic environment for staff and students to actualize their dreams like their counterpart globally.

Our Philosophy

Our Philosophy is to develop the complete human being by engaging the mind and imparting academic and practical knowledge which guarantees self sufficiency and self assurance in the individual. The programmes of study are therefore designed to guide the individual to understand, exploit and improve his/her environment. Our University is committed to the following core values; transparency and accountability; justice and equity, capacity building; co-operation; modesty; excellence and professionalism; superior services and commitment aimed at making the University a world class one.

Special Campus Tour

Campus on a tour designed for prospective graduate and professional students. You will see how our university like, facilities, studenst and life in this university. Meet our graduate admissions representative to learn more about our graduate programs and decide what it the best for you.

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