The Department of Mass Communication Bayero University BUK), Kano has produced five PhD holders.
According to a statement by the Head of Department (HOD), Dr. Haruna Isma’il, three of the PhD candidates were supervised by Prof. Abdallah Uba Adamu, who is a dual Professor of Science Education and Media Studies and the Vice Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
The statement also stated that Prof. Umaru A. Pate the Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies, Bayero University, Kano, and also a staff of the Department and Professor Balarabe Maikaba also a member of staff in the department supervised one candidate each.
The five PhD holders and their areas of specializations are: Amina Abana (Media & Conflict Studies); Ashiru Tukur Inuwa (Film Studies); Muhammad Ibrahim Danja (Political Communication): Maude Rabi’u Gwadabe (Political Communication) and Umaru Jibrilu Gwandu (also Political Communication).
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