The management of Bayero University Kano (BUK) has announced the cancellation of the 2019/2020 academic session and the resumption date for the commencement of academic activities for the 2020/2021 academic session.
According to a memo signed by the Registrar of the institution, Fatima Binta-Mohammed, the 2019/2020 session has been renamed to 2020/2021.
January 18, 2021, has been announced as the first-semester commencement date for the new academic session for undergraduates while the second semester will begin on May 3, 2021.
Postgraduates will start their first semester on January 18, while the second semester will begin on June 1.
The mid-semester break for the first semester of 2019/2020 academic session for undergraduates had already commenced before ASUU embarked on strike in March 2020, while the postgraduate students had just resumed for the session.