10 Nov 2021


The Executive Governor of Kano State and Visitor of Kane University of Science and Technology, Wudil, His Excellency Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, OFR Khadimal Islam has constituted and inaugurated the fifth Governing Council of the University.

The Inauguration was performed during the State Executive Council meeting held at Kano Government House on Wednesday, 10 November, 2021.

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Shehu Alhaji Musa on behalf of himself, Principal Officers, Senate, Management, Members of Staff, Students and entire University Community, most warmly, congratulate and welcome Members of the 5th Governing Council of the University. Professor Shehu Alhaji Musa assured them of his, and the staff’s co-operation and commitment, to work most assiduously for continued progress of the University, and to remain focused on the pedestal of actualizing the Vision and Mission of its Founding Fathers “To be an international Centre of Excellence” and “To produce highly skilled manpower through research and training to meet the challenges of a fast changing society”


Under the Provisions of the Kano University of Science and Technology Law (2017), as amended, the Council shall:

  1. Be the highest governing body of the University with overall responsibility for policy and control of the finances and properties of the University.
  2. Approve the annual budget, the yearly accounts, the annual reports, and other documents that will reflect the results of the University.
  3. Meet at least three times every year and whenever necessary for discharge of its functions under this Law.
  4. Regulate its own proceedings and may make rules for the exercise of its functions under this Law.


 Prof. Zubairu IliyasuPro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council
 Prof. Hamman MahmoudExternal Member
 Prof. Garba KawuExternal Member
 Dr. Clement IgbajiExternal Member
 Alhaji Abubakar JatauExternal Member
 Haj. Aisha JafaruExternal Member
 Haj. Yahanasu BubaExternal Member