The National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR) Nothwest Campus, Bagauda Kano, is the biggest and pioneering campus of the Institute. The Campus is located at Bagauda along Jos road adjacent Nigerian Law School and it is 60 kilometers away from Kano city and 185 kilometers from Kaduna. The Campus is strategically endowed with natural, scenic and touristic environment which combined together create conducive atmosphere for students habitation. More fantastically, the campus owns the following first class facilities which promote suitable learning environment;

  1. Sufficient number of classrooms for lectures
  2. Big male and female students` hostels
  3. Library for research and studies
  4. Well equipped ICT centre for Research and Computer training
  5. Small clinic for first aid treatment
  6. Edifice kitchen and Restaurant for students practical and feeding
  7. Football and Volleyball Fields for exercise and recreation
  8. Spacious premises beautify with trees and flowers for relaxation

Overall, the campus has adequate number of qualified academic staff specialized in all aspects of Hospitality, Travel and Tourism professions, competent enough in transferring skills both at craft and managerial levels and own vast experiences in conducting research and offering consultancy services. The campus offers both residential and non residential courses (Tailor made courses) and the following are some of the residential courses;

Technical courses:

  1. Diploma in Tourism and Recreation
  2. Diploma in Hospitality Management
  3. Diploma IATA/UFTAA  Foundation,
  4. Diploma IATA/UFTAA Cargo
  5. Professional Diploma in Information Technology
  6. Certificate in Cookery and Pastry
  7. Certificate in Front office Operation
  8. Certificate in Housekeeping Operation
  9. Certificate in Tour Guide operation
  10. Certificate in Ticketing and Reservation
  11. Certificate in Travel Agency Operation

Managerial courses

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism Management
  2. Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Management
  3. Hotel/Tourism Supervisory Management

Contact Info



PMB 3274 KANO.

Telephone: 08035011737 (campus head)