Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil was created as “Kano University of Technology” in 2001. The then governor of Kano State, His Excellency Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso mulled idea of establishing the first state university during his first tenure in office between 1999 and 2003.
In this post aside listing all KUST courses available in the institution, I will also be guiding you through their entry admission requirements as well as the all you need to know before selecting a course of study in Kano University of Science and Technology.
Below is the list of what to look out for before choosing a course in KUST.
- The Admission Requirements.
- The Subject combination for your course.
- Cut-Off Mark for the course.
The above are the 3 most important factors that can determine if you will be admitted to study your chosen course in KUST or not.
I will breakdown the above 3 factors before listing the following according to the faculties they are categorized at KUST:
- List of all Art Courses offered in KUST.
- List of all Science courses offered in KUST.
- List of all Medical Related Courses offered in KUST.
- List of all Social and Management courses offered by Kano University of Science and Technology.
Now I will breakdown the 3 factors that you must take cognizance of when searching for courses offered in KUST.
KUST Admission Requirements
KUST admission requirements are the first step you must take note of when searching for available courses in KUST. At KUST and other tertiary institutions, courses offered have their distinct entry requirements. However, some requirements are the same for courses under the same faculty. In KUST for example, you must have obtained at least 5 credit passes in your O’level result which must include mathematics and English language and three other subjects as it relates to your course of study. Note that some courses do not require a Credit in mathematics as a requirement for admission.
Correct Subject Combination
Using the correct subject combination for your course saves you a lot of costs and challenges in the area of obtaining a new change of course and institution form. For example, studying a course require at least 5 credit passes in not more than 2 sittings in WAEC, NECO or its equivalents. Making use of the subjects required for the course is what I mean by making use of the correct subject combination.
Course Cut Off Mark
After confirmation of the admission requirements and correct subject combination for your course, you are to check the course cut off mark. Oftentimes candidates seeking admission into KUST search for KUST courses and their cut off mark, some rephrase by checking for courses offered in KUST and their cut off marks. These show how important cut off marks can be in relation to courses offered.
In summary of the above, you must confirm the admission entry requirements, subject combination for your course and minimum KUST cut off mark for the course in the previous session as a guide to selecting the course if you must study such in Kano University of Science and Technology.
Having noted the above, it’s time to list the courses offered in KUST.
List of Courses Offered in KUST (Kano University of Science and Technology)
The list of courses offered in KUST have been categorized under the faculty of Sciences, Arts, Engineering, Social sciences, Management science and faculty of education. Go through carefully to check if your ideal course is offered in the institution.
Faculty of Computing and Mathematical Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology
Fisheries and Wild Life
Food Science and Technology
Agricultural Economics and Extension
Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Urban and Regional Planning
Faculty of Engineering
Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Science and Technology Education
Science Laboratory Technology
Computing and Mathematical Education
Human Kinetics and Health Education
Library and Information Science
KUST courses are wide in terms of scope of coverage. The university offers courses in almost every field that is beneficial to students. The above are the courses offered in Kano University of Science and Technology that are currently accredited by the NUC (National Universities Commission).
Please note that the KUST courses listed above are still offered in the institution so you can select any that suites your career path and if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me via the comment section below and I will answer your questions in accordance.