Bursar Job in Nigeria

 The Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse is a state government higher education institution located in Dutse, Jigawa State, Nigeria. The Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse was established in 2007 after the takeover of Hussaini Adamu Polytechnic by the Federal Government of Nigeria and renamed to Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic.

The Governing Council of the Polytechnic invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Bursar

Location: Dutse, Jigawa


  • Bursar is the head of Bursary Department and he is responsible to the Rector in the general administration of the Department.
  • Bursar plans, organizes, directs and co-ordinates the operations of the entire financial system of the Polytechnic.

The candidate seeking for the post should possess any of the following qualifications:

  • Candidate with Master's in Accountancy or Finance plus professional qualification with at least 15 years' post qualification cognate experience,
  • A holder of a good Bachelor's Degree/HND in Accountancy or Finance with 18 years' cognate experience, plus registration with a recognized professional accounting body in Nigeria.
  • Knowledge of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
21st May, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit fifteen (15) copies of their Applications attached with detailed Curriculum Vitae and Credentials under a confidential cover in an envelope marked "Post of Bursar" to:
The Office of the Acting Registrar,
Jigawa State Polytechnic,
Dutse, Jigawa State.


  • Candidates should include names and Addresses of three (3) Referees, one of whom must be the applicant's current employer.
  • All the Referees are to forward confidential reports attesting to the candidates claims of administrative and educational qualifications.
  • Candidates should send a Medical Report of Fitness from a Government Hospital.
  • Only shortlisted candidates would be invited for interview.