Bursar at the Kaduna State University (KASU)


The Kaduna State University (KASU) was established under the Kaduna State Law promulgated in May, 2004. The promulgation was a consequence of the obvious and felt need to boost higher education in the State. Consequently, two campuses were approved, one in Kaduna town and the other in Kafanchan. At present, the University has a total of seven faculties, thirty seven departments and twenty nine programmes fully established. In addition, there is a College of Basic Studies that runs Remedial Programmes in both Campuses. The University has established a Postgraduate School and a College of Health Sciences.

Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Bursar

Location: Kaduna


  • The post of the Bursar, Kaduna State University will be vacant with effect from 20th December, 2022. In accordance with the provision of the Kaduna State University Law, the position of the Bursar is hereby advertised for suitably qualified persons to apply.

The Job

  • The Bursar shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day-today control of the financial affairs of the University.

Qualifications and Experience
Candidates applying for the position must possess the following:

  • A good honours Degree in Accounting and professional qualifications of ICAN/ ANAN /ACA/ ACCA/ ACMA.
  • Postgraduate qualifications in relevant areas will be an added advantage.
  • At least 15 years cognate working experience in a recognised institution of higher learning.

Conditions of Service

  • The appointment for the post of Bursar will be for a single term of five (5) years. Salary and allowances shall be as applicable to the post of Bursar in the Nigerian University system and as may be defined by the University’s Governing Council from time to time.
  • The candidate shall not be more than 60 years at the time of application. Individuals who have served as Bursars in any University in the past eight (8) years or who are currently serving as Bursar need not apply.

Application Closing Date
25th October, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward Ten (10) copies each of their signed and dated Application Letter and comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (attaching photocopies of relevant credentials). The CV should contain the following information:

  • Full Name – Surname first
  • Marital Status
  • Date and Place of Birth, Local Government Area, State of Origin and Nationality
  • Current Postal Address v. Educational Qualifications obtained with Dates
  • Academic and Professional Bodies/Associations
  • Present Working Experience, Status and Salary Level.
  • Hobbies
  • Names and Addresses of three (3) Referees, one of whom must be your present Employer, if any

All Applications should be sent under confidential cover in an envelope, sealed and marked “Post of Bursar, Kaduna State University” and addressed to:
The Registrar & Secretary to Council,
Kaduna State University,
Tafawa Balewa Way, P.M.B. 2339,
Kaduna State.


  • The appointment is only in accordance with the University Law.
  • The University shall not entertain any correspondence from any candidate on this matter.


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