Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil started academic activities in April, 2001 with 88 students. The University first Visitor the former governor His Excellency Engr. DR. Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso established the University implementation committee in January, 2000 under the leadership of Engr. Dr. (now Professor) Umar Garba Danbatta. The University started with 2 Faculties: Faculty of Science and Science Education and Faculty of Agricutural . The first Chancellor of the University is his royal highness Alh. ...... and in 2006 the Second Visitor of the University His Excellency DR. Malam Ibrahim Shekarau appointed Alh. Aliko Dangote GCON as the second University Chancellor. The first University council was established in the year ... under the leadership of Arch. M. T. Waziri (late), while the second Council was inagurated in 20... under the leadership of Alh. Magaji Dambatta (late). The current University Pro Chancellor is Barrister A. B. Mahmoud (SAN), the President of Nigeria Bar Association.

The University name was changed in 20... from Kano University of Technology, Wudil (KUT, Wudil) to its present name Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil (KUST, Wudil). There are currently 6 faculties in the University that include: Faculty of Agricultural Technology (FAAAT), Faculty of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (FACMS), Faculty of Environmental Sciences (FAEES), Faculty of Engineering (FAENG), Faculty of Sciences (FASCE) and Faculty of Sciences and Technical Education (FASTE)


The current Visitor of the University His Excellency Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje having been elected on 13 April 2015, and sworn in on 29 May 2015. He is also a former two-term Deputy Governor of Kano State, serving from 1999 to 2003 and 2011 to 2015 under the administration of Rabiu Kwankwaso.

There are 6 faculties with 27 departments offering 27 programmes.
The University Senate is comprises of VC, DVCs, Librarian, All Deans, All HODs, All Professors and Academic Directors

School of Postgraduate Studies

Our School of Post-Graduate offers Post Graduate Diploma, Masters and Ph. D Programmes.

Latest News

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved 21 programmes of the university it visited in July, 2016.

Latest Projects

New Hostels, Offices, laboratories.......