UPDATED: BUK Approves Completion of 2019/2020 Calendar of Academic Activities
INFOMEDIA – The Senate of Bayero University, at a special meeting held on Monday 4th January, 2021 approved the completion of the 2019/2020 academic session truncated by the COVID-19 pandemic contrary to a wider media reportage that the 2019/2020 has been cancelled . This follows a major adjustment made to the 2019/2020 calendar of academic activities.
In a statement issued on Monday’s evening signed by Malam Ahmad Shehu
Director, Public Affairs Bayero University added that “Under the adjusted calendar, undergraduates academic activities will commence from Monday 18th January, 2021 and end on Monday 26th April. 2021. While, academic activities for the second semester are scheduled to start on Monday 3rd May, 2021 and end on Thursday 16th September, 2021”.
He noted that “for Postgraduates, Senate approved that academic activities for the first semester will start from Monday 18th January, 2021 and end on Saturday, 5th June, 2021. And second semester will begin on Sunday 7th June, 2021and end on Monday 11th September, 2021”.
He said “the University Management is working in earnest to make sure that it abides by the COVID-19 protocols”.