Federal University of Kashere

Federal University of Kashere

Education for global citizenship

Academic Planning Unit

Prof. Bldr. Dikko Abubakar (MNIOB)


Brief History of the Unit

The Academic Planning Unit of the Federal University of Kashere was established in September, 2012 with Prof. S.L. Kela as the pioneer Director. The unit is charged with the responsibility of harmonizing and organizing academic policies of the University in an advisory capacity to the Vice-Chancellor and other units of the university. In September, 2016, Professor Abdulkarim Ishaq was appointed as Acting Director. In June, 2017, Dr. Umar Gurama was appointed as the third Director. In November, 2018 Dr. Muhammad Namadi was appointed as the fourth and current Director.


The Philosophy of the Unit To provide a plan that will have adequate facilities and manpower to produce well trained and functional graduates for global service.derives its mandate from the general Philosophy of the University, the adopted University Master Plan, NUC Standard and professional ethics.


To serve as an accurate data reservoir on academic programmes, students’ and staff for effective decision making.

Services offered by the Unit

The services offered by the Academic Planning Unit are:

  • To annually update, analyze and project population data for planning and preparation of the University’s recurrent budget and resource allocation based on the approved budget of the University;
  • To assist in the development of new guidelines and criteria and review of existing ones;
  • To collect data on trends in University activities such as enrolments, staffing, staff training, graduate output etc and make such data available for research;
  • To collect, analyze and interpret relevant data from all the units of the University;
  • To prepare academic programmes for NUC accreditation by carrying out Mock accreditation exercises;
  • To document and store information on all academic programmes of the University;
  • To ensure that the University complies with and maintains Minimum Academic Standards;
  • To make projections and advise the Vice-Chancellor on areas of major concern and vigilance;
  • To participate in curriculum review activities and ensure compliance with guidelines and procedures for the establishment of new programmes;
  • To provide data backed information on academic operations of the University;
  • To publish University records, statistics, research reports etc;
  • To regularly update and evaluate data from relevant University units to analyze the performance of the University;
  • To monitor Lectures and examinations to ensure smooth conduct of academic activities.
Staff of the Academic Planning Unit
1Dr Muhammad Mustapha NamadiDirector
2Dr. Umar MohammedDeputy Director
3Chabiya D. TerrangSPO
4John Pindar BanuSPO
5Adama GuramaPlanning Officer I
6Abdulrahman Ibrahim El-Yakub Planning Officer I
7Garba IshiyakuPlanning Officer I
8Ahmed Jibrin BalaPlanning Officer I
9Abdulkadir IbrahimPlanning Officer II
10Alhaji WaziriPlanning Officer II
11Ibrahim Lawan TukurPlanning Officer II
12Mohammed Umar ZalliPlanning Officer II
13arida Haruna MohammedPlanning Officer II
14Oseni KazeemPlanning Officer II
15Mohammed Hadi AdamuPlanning Officer II
16Jonah Lamanto IshayaPlanning Officer II
17Milami Iliya D.Planning Officer II
18Dauda BulusPlanning Officer II
19Hussaini Dadum HamzaPlanning Officer II
20Hauwa Mohammed A.Planning Officer II
21Abubakar Ali MohammedAdmin. Ass.
22Abdulrashid Ibrahim MusaAdmin. Ass.
23Mansur Musa HassanAdmin. Ass.
24Simon Mathew AdamuConfidential Secretary
25Mohammed Salisu DomaClerk
26Kabiru ShehuClerk
27Mansur MohammedClerk
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