Dutse is a city located in north central Nigeria. It is the capital city of Jigawa State. It is home to Federal University Dutse which opened in November 2011. The Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic has its College of Business and Management Studies at Dutse.
With an estimated population of 17,697 (2007), Dutse is the fourth largest city in Jigawa State behind Hadejia (111,000), Gumel (43,000), and Birnin Kudu (27,000).
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Coordinates: 11°42′04″N 9°20′31″E / 11.70111°N 9.34194°E