This is to inform the general public that online sale of the Bayero University, Kano, School of Continuing Education application forms for the 2016/2017 Academic Session has Commenced. Available Programmes for 2016/2017 Session B.Sc. Accounting B.A. (Ed) Adult Education B.A. Arabic B.A. (Ed) Arabic B.Sc. Banking and Finance B.Sc. Business Administration B.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies B.Sc. (Ed) Economics B.Sc. Economics B.A. (Ed) English B.A. English B.Sc. Geography B.Sc. (Ed) Geography B.A. Hausa B.A. (Ed) Hausa B.Sc. International Relations B.A. (Ed) Islamic Studies B.A. Islamic Studies B.LS. Library Science B.Sc. Mathematics B.Sc. (Ed) Mathematics B. Nursing Science B.Sc. Public Administration Mode of Delivery and Duration of the Part-Time Degree Programmes The programmes are to be run on part-time basis. Courses will be taught through normal lectures and practical classes to be conducted in the evenings and over the weekends at the Bayero University’s School of Continuing Education (SCE) situated on Aminu Kano Way, near Gwauron Dutse Hill within Kano City. The programmes will not be run through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) mode. Admission will only be done through Direct Entry (Level 200). The duration of the programme is five years. Admission Requirement for the Part-Time Degree Programmes Applicants for admission into the programmes must satisfy the following conditions: -Possess recognized Advanced Level qualifications in areas relevant to the programmes. Such qualifications include National Diploma (ND), Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE), Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) certificate – (with minimum of 6 points), Nursing Certificate, and General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘A’ Level; -Possess a minimum of three ‘O’ Level credits in relevant subjects, including English Language; -Must be at least 25 years old. -In addition, applicants for admission into BSc Accounting, BSc Business Administration, BSc Mathematics, and BSc (Ed) Mathematics must also have credit in ‘O’ Level Mathematics; while candidates for B. Nursing Science must have credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. -Candidates with only `O’ level qualifications will not be considered. Application Procedure -Go to the Part-Time Degree Application Exercise link . On the 2016/2017 Part-Time Degree Application Exercise Click on the Register Tab on the left navigation panel to go to the Create an Account Page. -(Create Account)At the Create an Account page, create an account by providing your First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, Personal Email and Personal GSM Phone Number and choose your password and clicking on the Create Account button. A username will automatically be generated for you, please take note of the username and password as you need them for subsequent steps of the application process. Please also take not of the Email and GSM Number you supplied during creating the account, as they are used with together with the username to recover forgotten password. (Log In) Return to the Login Page and login with your username and password to fill in the various sections of your application process. (Programme Selection) Choose the programme you are applying for. -(Update Profile) Provide personal, sponsorship and next-of-kin information. -(O/A Levels Qualifications) Provide/Update your O/A levels qualifications, O levels not more than 2 sittings and A levels not more than 3 settings. -(Schools & Qualifications) Provide the schools/colleges attended as well as the academic qualifications obtains, you can provide a maximum of 3 (three) schools/colleges and maximum of 3 (three) academic qualifications. -(Employment Info) Indicate whether employed or not. If employed, provide your current employment information – Employer, Position and Date of Appointment. -(Additional Info) Provide additional information, which include maximum of 3 researches and maximum of 3 publications. -(BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF)) Generate your BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF). The BUKPPF includes information need to make payment through the Remita e-Payments platform. Refer to the Payment Procedure documentation for an in-depth look on the payment procedure. -(Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Used) After successfully generated BUKPPF and using the Remita e-Payments platform (www.remita.net) a Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number is generated for you. The RRR uniquely ties your payment to your application account, after obtaining your RRR login to your application account and submit the RRR used for payment. Note that submitting the RRR in the application portal is not tied to your actual payment. -(Acknowledgment/Application Form) After your payment is verified, you can print your acknowledgment/application form. Note that only those that have printed the application form are considered for admission. Keep your application form safe, the form will be needed during the collection of admission letters and during registration. Please note that: -You must complete steps 1 through Step 10 before making payment. -Your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number is very important. You must make sure you quote it correctly whenever and wherever your are using it. -Please allow 24 to 48 hours for payment validation and processing. -For any enquiries and/or complains please make sure to quote your username, BUKPPF-ID, RRR, Form Number. -Please for enquiries and/or complaints send an [email protected] to: [email protected] Payment Procedure Applicants are strongly advised to adhere to the following payment procedure guidelines, as any deviation may result in delay or outright invalidation of your application. Step 1. Make sure you have successfully created an account and finished all the procedure/step leading to where you generated your BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF) (click here for the Application Procedure). Take note of the following as they appear exactly on your BUKPPF: a. Payer b. Phone Number c. Email d. Description e. Amount Step 2. With the information of Step 1(a) – 1(e) visit www.remita.net, you will be presented with the following: Step 3. Select “Pay A Federal Government Agency” Step 4. You will be presented with the following form Step 5. On the “Name of MDA” start typing Baye and a drop down will be shown, make sure you BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO – 1000129 as indicated in the figure below Step 6. After selecting Name of MDA as BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO – 1000129 a drop down box for the Name of Service/Purpose is shown as indicated in the figure below Step 7. Several Services/Purposes are in the drop down as shown below, make sure you select SALES OF FORMS as indicate the following figures Step 8. After selecting SALES OF FORMS as the Name of Service/Purpose, next enter the Description. Make sure the Description matches exactly with the description on your BUKPPF (Item 1(d) of Step 1 above): Step 9. After entering the description exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Amout to Pay (N). Make sure the Amount to Pay matches exactly with the Amount on your BUKPPF (Item 1(e) of Step 1 above): Step 10. After entering the Amount exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Payer’s Full Name. Make sure the Payer’s Full Name matches exactly with the Payer on your BUKPPF (Item 1(a) of Step 1 above): Step 11. After entering the Payer’s Full Name exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Payer’s Email and Payer’s Phone. Make sure the Payer’s Email and Payer’s Phone match exactly with Email (Item 1(c) of Step 1 above) and Phone Number (Item 1(b) of Step 1) on your BUKPPF: Step 12. Enter the characters of the image before proceeding to payment. Step 13. Make sure all the information entered matches exactly with what is in your BUKPPF, any inconsistency may delay or invalidate application. After confirming all entries are correct click on Proceed to Payment Button Step 14. Your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) is generated and the following invoice is displayed. Step 15. You can click on “View Payment Details” to see your payments details Step 16. You can use any of the payment options as indicated below (make sure to use your RRR correctly): Step 17. You can click on “Print Invoice” to print your invoice. Step 18. You are advised to print your Remita Invoice and compare the information with that of your BUKPPF and make sure that information on both are the same.