BUK Direct Entry Admission Screening Exercise for 2016/2017 Session

Filed in Direct Entry | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On September 26, 2016

Bayero University, Kano, BUK Direct Entry, DE Admission Screening Exercise Date For The 2016/2017 Academic Session is Out. This is to inform all candidates who applied for Direct Entry admission into Bayero University, Kano (BUK), that there will be an ON-LINE screening exercise from Monday, 26th September to Friday, 14th October, 2016.

Bayero University, Kano, BUK

Please note that only Candidates who applied through JAMB for Direct Entry Admission and chose Bayero University as their First Choice are eligible for the screening.


  1. Visit www.buk.edu.ng and click Direct Entry Online Screening at the home page. Login using your DE Number, Phone Number and email address.
  2. Fill-in the Applicants‟ Particulars Form. Note that the photograph uploaded will be the only valid ID for all admitted candidates throughout their stay in Bayero University, Kano.
  3. Print your personalised payment invoice to make the payment of N2,500.00 (N,2000 being cost of screening and N500 being Bank and Administrative charges) at any commercial bank nationwide via the Remita platform.
  4. After making the payment, return to the website, www.buk.edu.ng and login again. Your payment will be validated after which you can print your personalised acknowledgment slip. Preview and confirm your information before printing your acknowledgment slip.

Note that applicants cannot print their acknowledgment slip until their payment is processed and verified.

(i) Payment at the Banks will be closed on Friday, 14th October, 2016.
(ii) The Portal for the ON-LINE SCREENING will be closed by mid-night on Sunday, 16th October, 2016.

Any candidate who fails to do the ON-LINE SCREENING will not be considered. If you have any inquiry or are encountering any difficulty, write to screening.de@buk.edu.ng


Candidates are strongly advised to adhere to the following payment procedure guidelines, as any deviation may result in delay or outright invalidation of your payment. Invalid payment results in invalid registration, which means no screening.

Step 1

Visit http://mybuk.buk.edu.ng/de2016/index.php

Make sure you have

  • Login to your account
  • Upload your picture
  • Update your profile
  • Generate/print your BUK Personalised Payment Form (BUKPPF).

Registration fees are reflected on student’s BUKPPF, to be paid using Remita e-Payments and e-Collection platform. Make sure you carefully read, understand and follow the payment procedure, as BUK will not be liable for any lost of funds as a result of incorrect data entry. Students must make sure that they entered ALL the information of the BUKPPF EXACTLY. Students must also ensure that

  1. Name of MDA
  2. Name of Service/Purpose
  3. Description
  4. Amount to Pay (₦)
  5. DE No.
  7. Payer’s Full Name
  8. Payer’s Email
  9. Payer’s Phone

are captured exactly as they are written on the BUKPPF. Note that Payer (Payer’s Full Name, Payer’s Email, Payer’s Phone) means the student, so even if the student is not the one making the payment (payment by proxy) make sure to use the candidate’s information. Any misinformation may lead to unnecessary delay in validating and processing of payment. Payments are usually validated and processed within 24/48 hours of making payment.

Step 2

With the information of Step 1(a) to 1(i) 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 theName 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 DE Screening

Step 8

After selecting DE Screening as the Name of Service/Purpose, next enter the Description. Make sure the Description matches exactly with the Description on your BUKPPF (Item 1(c) of Step 1 above):

Step 9

After entering the Description exactly as in your BUKPPF, make sure the Amount to Pay matches exactly with the Amount on your BUKPPF (Item 1(d) of Step 1 above):

Step 10

Next enter your DE No. Make sure the DE No. matches exactly with the DE No. your BUKPPF (Item 1(e) of Step 1 above):

Step 11

After entering the DE No. exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter your BUKPPF ID. Make sure the BUKPPF ID matches exactly with the BUKPPF ID on your BUKPPF (Item 1(f) of Step 1 above):

Step 12

After entering the BUKPPF ID exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Payer’s Full Name. Make sure the Payer’s Full Name matches exactly with the Payer’s Full Name on your BUKPPF (Item 1(g) of Step 1 above):

Step 13

After entering the Payer’s Full Name exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Payer’s Email. Make sure the Payer’s Email matches exactly with the Payer’s Email on your BUKPPF (Item 1(h) of Step 1 above):

Step 14

After entering the Payer’s Email exactly as in your BUKPPF, next enter the Payer’s Phone. Make sure the Payer’s Phone matches exactly with the Payer’s Phone on your BUKPPF (Item 1(i) of Step 1 above):

Step 15

Make sure all the information entered matches exactly with what is in your BUKPPF, any inconsistency may delay or invalidate your registration. After confirming all entries are correct click on Proceed to Payment Button

Step 16

Your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) is generated.

Step 17

You can click on “Print Invoice” to print your invoice.


Step 18

You can use any of the payment options as indicated below (make sure to use your RRR correctly):


Step 19

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.

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Emmanuel Worthwhile

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