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Buk cut off mark for law

In this article we shall be looking at Buk cut off Mark for law and school fees.

Common and Islamic Law,Buk faculty of law

Buk Faculty of law

The Buk Faculty of Law was established in 1977 to produce lawyers whose discipline shall reflect and cater for the legal interests of the community in which they train. Therefore, the syllabus was designed to accommodate both Islamic Law and English Common Law.

The Faculty’s choice of this program (Training Lawyers in both common and Islamic law) was
meant to prepare them realistically for the challenges they shall face in their future carrier either as judges, legal practitioners or corporate consultants. Both time and event have proved the choice of this program by the faculty right.

Owing to the high demands for the combined and comparative approach, the duration of the programme was initially designed to be for four years to accommodate the extended number of courses (instead of three for traditional law programmes), but it was subsequently extended to five years in response to the 6-3-3-4 National Education Policy.

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While designing the combined honours curriculum of the Faculty, care was taken to ensure that the content of the LL.B degree was structured in such a way as to embody values and traditions that the society holds most sacred in line with the philosophy and cardinal principles upon which Bayero University, Kano operates. According to the philosophy, the University should strive to be “a symbol of the spirit of itsgacommunity, the guardian of its morals and the formulator of its hopes”. Hence, the degree programme was uniquely tailored to provide academic and professional training in Common Law as received in Nigeria and Islamic Law as observed by Muslims and practiced in courts in this part of the country.

This integrated approach to the study of the two systems of law was adopted with a view to preparing students to deal with legal problems realistically and in harmony with
the needs, aspirations and culture of’ the society in which they operate.

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The Faculty started as a single department in the 1977/78 session. In August 1987, the Senate approved the submission from the Faculty Board of Law for the creation of two more departments. With this, the Department of Islamic Law and that of Public and Private Law came into existence. A year later the Department was split and renamed to pave way of the creation of the Department of Private and Commercial Law. The University has in principle approved the creation of Department of International Law.

In 1978, the faculty admitted its first set of 26 all-male students who graduated three years later in 1981. The Faculty has grown considerably since then, as its now admits 200
students based on its quota with the Council of Legal Education. So the Faculty has over a thousand students as its total student’s population.

Buk faculty of law Departments

The following are the list of departments at Buk faculty of law . These are:
1- Department of Common and Islamic Law
2- Department of Private and Commercial Law
3- Department of Public and International Law

Buk cut off mark for law

The cut off Mark for Buk faculty of law depends the department you choose. The following are departmental cut off Mark at faculty of law Buk.
1- Buk public law cut off Mark is 250 and above
2- Buk Private law cut off Mark is 250 and above
3- Buk Common and Islamic Law cut off Mark is 200 and above.

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Buk school fees for law

Buk faculty of law is one of the cheapest law faculty in Nigeria.
New Students pay the sum of N35,000
Returning students pay the sum of N22,000.

Buk 100 level law courses

The following are list of 100 level law courses offered at Bukq. These are:
1- Legal Method
2- Logic and Philosophy thought
3- Introduction To Islamic law
4- Introduction To Arabic

Buk 200 level law courses

The following are list of 200 level law courses offered at Buk. These are:
1- Law of Contact
2- Nigeria Legal System
3- Constitutional law
4- Introduction To Computer
5- Non Customary law
6- Qur’an and Hadith
7- Arabic
8- Islam Constitutional law

Buk 300 level law courses

The following are list of 300 level law courses offered at Buk. These are:
1- Criminal law
2- Law of Torts
3- Commercial Law
4- Industrial Law
5- Banking and Insurance Law
6- Criminalogy

Buk 400 level law courses

The following are list of 400 level law courses offered at Buk. These are:
1- Land Law
2- Equity and Trusts
3- Law of Evidence
4- Taxation
5- Law of Succession & Administration of Estate
6- Family Law

Buk 500 level law courses

The following are list of 500 level law courses offered at Buk. These are:
1- Jurisprudence
2- Company Law
3- Public Internation Law
4- Conveyancing Law
5- Environmental Law
6- Project

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