UNIBEN Admission Requirements 2020/2021: One of the things you must concentrate on if you want to gain admission into any tertiary institution in Nigeria, is the admission requirements of the institution. The reason is because, admission requirements are the criteria used by school managements to decide who to offer admission and who not to offer admission.
Every institution in Nigeria has a list of requirements for both UTME and Direct Entry admission. Thus, if you do not meet the admission requirements of a particular school, you may not be offered admission to study in that school.
In this short post, i am going to share with you UNIBEN admission requirements for UTME and Direct Entry aspirants of the university. If you really want to gain admission and study in the University of Benin (UNIBEN), please do not joke with the information contained in this post.
Before we move to the crux of this topic, I would like to share with you some important information about UNIBEN admission process in 2020/2021 academic session.
About the University of Benin (UNIBEN)
Undoubtedly, the University of Benin (UNIBEN) is one of the top schools in Nigeria. In fact, it is among the top 10 universities in Nigeria according to Wikipedia. UNIBEN was established in 1970 as one of the federal universities that will help to bring education to every part of the country.
Accordingly to my research, UNIBEN is not just one of the best universities in Nigeria, it is also among the most populated and soughted universities in Nigeria too.
Due to the quality of education UNIBEN offer to its students, many people apply for admission into the institution every year. This has made the university very competitive and even more difficult to gain admission into.
The university management has made it open to the general public that only students who meet all their requirements for admission will eventually be offered admission into the institution.
In other words, if you do not meet UNIBEN’s admission requirements for this session, you may not be offered admission.
This is the main reason why you should pay attention to every information contained in this page.
As we continue, i will disclose the UTME and Direct Entry admission requirements for the University of Benin (UNIBEN).
UNIBEN admission requirements for UTME candidates
Below are the requirements for UTME admission into the University of Benin (UNIBEN):
- UTME Candidates must possess Five O’level credit passes including English Language at not more than two sittings in WASC,WAEC SSCE/GCE,NECO,SSCE or their recognized equivalents.
- Candidates must not be above 35 years of age.
- UTME candidates must score at least, 180 in the just concluded JAMB UTME examination to partake in UNIBEN post UTME examination.
- Candidates must make the University of Benin (UNIBEN) their first choice of institution. Second choice candidates will not be considered for admission.
- Candidates must choose the correct and official subject combination for their courses by UNIBEN. Wrong subject combination will not be allowed.
- Lastly, candidates must participate in UNIBEN post UTME screening and pass the examination excellently.
UTME candidates should note that UNIBEN accepts two sittings result for admission. Thus, they are allowed to use not more than two O’level results for admission. CHECK HERE to see how to combine WAEC and NECO results for admission in any institution in Nigeria.
UNIBEN admission requirements for direct entry candidates
Below are the requirements for Direct entry admission into the University of Benin (UNIBEN):
- Candidates are expected to purchase and register for JAMB Direct Entry form with UNIBEN as their first choice.
- Direct entry candidates with a degree must possess a second class honours (lower division)
- Diploma holders seeking admission into Degree programmes should have at least a Merit Level Pass.
- More so, Diploma from other recognized
Universities or OND from recognized
Polytechnics/Colleges of Technology
should be at least at the Upper Credit
- HND from recognized Polytechnic should be at least at the Lower Credit Level Pass.
Yeah! This is where I am going to stop in today’s topic. Since you have known all the requirements for admission into UNIBEN, I enjoin you to make good use of this information by working hard to meet the requirements. Trust me; that is the only way to gain admission into UNIBEN.
Accordingly, make sure you share this information to as many UNIBEN aspirants as you can. By doing so, you might help someone who doesn’t know about UNIBEN admission requirements for this session.
Lastly, I would like to entertain some questions from you if you have any. Kindly send your questions using the comment section below this post.
Edeh Samuel Chukwuemeka, ACMC, is a lawyer and a certified mediator/conciliator in Nigeria. He is also a developer with knowledge in various programming languages. Samuel is determined to leverage his skills in technology, SEO, and legal practice to revolutionize the legal profession worldwide by creating web and mobile applications that simplify legal research. Sam is also passionate about educating and providing valuable information to people.