Bayero University has once again shone and demonstrated competence, as well as resilience at the University of Warsaw, Poland during the just concluded 2017African Week The Department of African Languages and Cultures of the University of Warsaw invited Dr. Aliyu Mu'azu as a visiting scholar for a period of one month during which several academic engagements took place. As part of the activities, he presented two separate lectures on myriad of issues surrounding Hausa Studies.
The Vice Chancellor, Professor Muhammad Yahuza Bello, has approved the reappointment of Dr. Ibrahim Maibushra as the Head of Department of Islamic Studies and Shari'ah for two years from 17th February, 2016 A letter signed by the
Bayero University Kano is the pioneer University in the country to award a degree in Hausa Studies. This was disclosed by Professor Saidu Muhammad Gusau, a senior lecturer in the Department of Nigerian Languages. Professor Gusau, who is a Professor of Hausa, was speaking during a special lecture on course Hau 3302: a Critical Study of Hausa Oral Poets organised by Level Three students of the department.