Sokoto State University School Fees & Courses for 2018

Find below the latest school fees for Sokoto state university, tuition fees for undergraduates (fresher/returning students), hostel accommodation fees, and other payments.

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Sokoto state university is one of the best tertiary institutions you can find in the country. Established in 2009, it is located in the northern part of Nigeria and in terms of education, they are one of the accredited schools in the country.

Sokoto state university was finally built and furnished in 2009, but didn’t start lectures until 2013/2014 academic session where it started with 2,000 students. As time went by, there was an increase in the number of students, faculties, courses, and lecturers in the school.

The university has different faculties and departments that offer various courses for students to study. This academic center of excellence is also made up of very large buildings cited on wide acres of land and some other facilities to help enhance learning in a conducive environment.

Talking of the teaching staff, Sokoto state university started with 26 lecturers which later increased in numbers. The school currently has more than 90 lecturers The non-teaching staffs ranges from 60-100.

Departments and Courses studied in the school are listed below

Faculty of Arts

  • Arabic Studies
  • English Language
  • Hausa
  • History
  • Islamic Studies

Faculty of Education

  • Education and Biology
  • Education and Chemistry
  • Education and Computer Science
  • Education and Mathematics
  • Education and Physics

Faculty of Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Economics
  • Educational Management
  • Geography
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Political Science
  • Sociology

According to the school’s website, below is a table showing the current school fees of Sokoto state university and other payments

Resgistration Fee Structure for 2017/2018 Academic Session in Sokoto state University

Bill for Faculty of Science
Undergraduate (fresh)
SN PAY ITEMS AMOUNT (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Verification of Credentials 2,000.00
3 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 Library 2,000.00
6 Laboratory 5,000.00
7 Acceptance 1,000.00
8 Caution Fee 5,000.00
9 Student Identity Card 1,000.00
10 Examination 10,000.00
11 Orientation 2,000.00
12 ICT 3,000.00
13 Accreditation Fee 5,000.00
14 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
15 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 45,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Professional Fees (Computer) 5,000.00
2 Regularization 10,000.00
3 Change of Programme 10,000.00
4 Accommodation 5,000.00
5 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
6 Late Registration 5,000.00
7 Deferment of Admission 5,000.00
8 Add and Drop 2,000.00
9 Tuition Fee 60,000.00
Undergraduate (Returning)
SN Pay Items Amount (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Examination 10,000.00
3 Library 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 Laboratory 5,000.00
6 ICT 3,000.00
7 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
8 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
9 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 29,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Professional Fees (Computer) 5,000.00
2 Accommodation 5,000.00
3 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
4 Late Registration 5,000.00
5 Add and Drop 2,000.00
6 Tuition Fee 60,000.00
Bill For Faculty Of Social Science
Undergraduate (Fresh)
SN Pay Items Amount (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Verification of Credentials 2,000.00
3 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 Library 2,000.00
6 Acceptance 1,000.00
7 Caution Fee 5,000.00
8 Student Identity Card 1,000.00
9 Examination 10,000.00
10 Orientation 2,000.00
11 ICT 3,000.00
12 Accreditation Fee 5,000.00
13 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
14 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 40,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Field Trip (Geography) 5,000.00
2 Laboratory (Geography) 5,000.00
3 Regularization 10,000.00
4 Change of Course 10,000.00
5 Accommodation 5,000.00
6 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
7 Late Registration 5,000.00
8 Deferment of Admission 5,000.00
9 Add and Drop 2,000.00
10 Tuition Fee 60,000.00
Undergraduate (Returning)
SN Pay Items Amount (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Examination 10,000.00
3 Library 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 ICT 3,000.00
6 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
7 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
8 Accreditation 5,000.00
9 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 29,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Field Trip (Geography) 5,000.00
2 Laboratory (Geography) 5,000.00
4 Accommodation 5,000.00
5 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
6 Late Registration 5,000.00
7 Add and Drop 2,000.00
8 Tuition Fee 60,000.00
Bill for Faculty of Education
Undergraduate (Fresh)
SN Pay Items Amount (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Verification of Credentials 2,000.00
3 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 Library 2,000.00
6 Acceptance 1,000.00
7 Caution Fee 5,000.00
8 Student Identity Card 1,000.00
9 Examination 10,000.00
10 Orientation 2,000.00
11 ICT 3,000.00
12 Accreditation Fee 5,000.00
13 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
14 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 40,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Regularization 10,000.00
2 Change of Course 10,000.00
3 Accommodation 5,000.00
4 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
5 Late Registration 5,000.00
6 Deferment of Admission 5,000.00
7 Add and Drop 2,000.00
8 Tuition Fee 60,000.00
Undergraduate (Returning)
SN Pay Items Amount (₦)
1 Registration 5,000.00
2 Examination 10,000.00
3 Library 2,000.00
4 Sports 1,000.00
5 ICT 3,000.00
6 Medical Services (NHIS) 2,000.00
7 Student Union Govt. (SUG) 500.00
8 Accreditation 5,000.00
9 Students Hand Book 500.00
Total 29,000.00
Other Fees, where applicable
1 Teaching Practice (300 & 400 Level) 5,000.00
2 Professional Fees (Computer) 5,000.00
3 Accommodation 5,000.00
4 Hostels Maintenance 10,000.00
5 Late Registration 5,000.00
6 Add and Drop 2,000.00
7 Tuition Fee 60,000.00

There has been two vice chancellors that have taken administrative control of the school since its inception. The current VC of the institution is Prof. Nuhu O. Yaqub while the chancellor is HRH Alh. Nuhu Sanusi, Emir of Dutse.

The Mission of the University is to pursue excellence in research, teaching and community service; be dedicated to having quality leadership, sound management of all resource; strive to produce the best quality academic programmes to meet the needs of diverse students; create an environment conducive to learning and the actualization of human potentials.

The Vision of the University is to become a world class institution that produce globally competitive graduates who can advance economic development and who are prepared to meet the challenge of time.

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4 Responses

  1. Abdullahi Abdulsalam says:

    Please sir i did not understand the table for the school fees please if you can help me send the total school fees for indegine and non-indegine in sokoto state university please for god sake this is my email address adewale07388@gmaildotcom thank you sir

  2. Aminu musa says:

    excuses sir i want to know more information about the university ,, pleases are you write post utme in your university…??

  3. Sofiat Opeyemi says:

    please,You didn’t offer French in sokoto state university???

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