Mohammed Yusuf Pahuwa

The bursar

Mr. Mohammed Yusuf Pahuwa holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc Hons.) Degree in Accounting from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1996.  He became a Certified National Accountant (CNA) of the Nigerian College of Accountancy, Jos in 2001.

He was born at Pullu-Bazza town, Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State.  He had his primary school at Jigalambu Primary School, Bazza from where he proceeded to Government Day Secondary School, Bazza.  He completed his Secondary School Education at Government Secondary School Michika in 1986 and later got admitted to the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

He joined Adamawa State University in 2005 and served in the Bursary Department as a Senior Accountant from 2005 until 2009.  He was promoted as Principal Accountant in charge of Final Accounts.  He rose to the rank of Chief Accountant in 2013 where he was saddled with Budget, Pensions and Insurance Administration.  In 2016, he was promoted to the rank of Deputy Bursar and thereafter appointed as Acting Bursar of the University in September, 2017.

Mr. Mohammed Y. Pahuwa prior to his employment in Adamawa State University, Mubi, worked as an Accountant (Payroll Officer) in the Accounts Department of Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT) Zaria, between October, 1999 and February,

He was subsequently promoted as Accountant I and redeployed as Revenue Officer from March 2001 till 2005. It was from this point that he got appointment in the Adamawa State University, Mubi.

He has attended several Conferences and Training locally and Internationally.  He has vast experience in Accounting, Pension, Payroll Administration and E-payment and Ecollection for Public Sector organizations.

Mr. Mohammed Yusuf Pahuwa is happily married and blessed with four children.

The role of the Bursar

The Bursar handles all financial matters of the University. The office, known as the Bursary also handles purchases and store of goods in liaison with the Directorate of Procurement. The Bursar keeps records of the University’s and is directly responsible to the Vice Chancellor.