Islamic Studies

Assoc. Prof. Aliyu Umar

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  • B.A Islamic Studies
  • B.A Islamic Studies (Part-Time)
  • M.A Islamic Studies
  • PGD Islamic Studies
  • MPhil./PhD Islamic Studies
  • PhD Islamic Studies

Activities of the Department

The activities of the Department include teaching of the undergraduate and the post-graduate students, examining and supervising them and guiding them in their research work. Secondly is the staff development in terms of research and promotion. On this the Department has been concurrently organizing International Conferences for the past four years and has been encouraging the staff members to attend conferences, both nationally and internationally. There is also the Departmental seminar series, which is taking place monthly where every academic staff of the Department is expected to present paper based on the scheduled time table.

Other Departmental activities are; guiding and counseling the students through orientation, heart to heart talks and the likes. The Department is also having three academic Journals, they are: Ad-Dirāya International Journal of Islamic Studies (DIJIS), AL-ISHRᾹQ JOURNAL OF ARABIC AND ISLAMIC STUDIES and KEFFI JOURNAL OF RELIGION.

In order to strengthen the financial position of the staff members, the Department decided to operate a cooperative society that is interest-free, known as Al-Qiraad Multipurpose Cooperative Society Department of Islamic Studies NSUK.

Departmental Board

The Departmental Board is made up of all lecturers in the Department except Graduate Assistant  with the Head of Department as the Chairman. The Departmental Board organizes and controls the teaching of all courses in the Department and the examination held in those courses.

Name Portfolio
Head of Department (HOD) Chairman
All Academic Staff (Except Graduate Assistant) Member

Entry Requirements

Five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Islamic Studies or Arabic and two other Arts or Social Science subjects.


Islamic Religious Studies plus two other Arts subjects.

English Language

English Language

Staff Profile
S/No Name Rank Institutional E-mail
1 prof. Liman Sa'adatu Hassan Vice Chancellor
2 Adamu Abdullahi Suleiman Professor
3 Abdulwahab A. Ibrahim Professor
4 Muhammad A. Yunus Senior Lecturer
5 Umaru Aliyu Senior Lecturer
7 Ibrahim Muh'd Yakubu Lecturer I
8 Mu'allimu Aminu Kambari Lecturer I
9 Muhammad Maishanu Aliyu Lecturer II
10 Adamu Tanko Isah Lecturer II
11 Yahaya Suleiman Lecturer I
12 Adamu Ibrahim Ishaq Lecturer II
13 Musaddad Aliyu Ibrahim Lecturer II
14 Idris Salamatu Doma Graduate Assistant -------
15 Saád Adamu Bako Graduate Assistant --------

List of Research/Publications

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Upcoming Workshop/Conferences

For any inquiries

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