University Of Benin UNIBEN postgraduate Admission Form For 2017/18 Academic Session Is Out.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates into the various Postgraduate Programmes of the University Of Benin for the 2017/2018 Academic Session. The Postgraduate Programmes leads to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Masters degree and Ph.D.
1) Faculty Of Agriculture
2) Faculty Of Art
3) Faculty Of Education
4) Faculty Of Engineering
5) Institute Of Education
6) Institute Of Public Administration & Extension Services
7) Faculty Of Law
8) Faculty Of Life Sciences
9) Faculty Of Management Sciences
10) College Of Medical Sciences
11) Faculty Of Pharmacy
13) Faculty Of Physical Sciences
14) School Of Basic Medical Sciences
15) Faculty Of Social Sciences
16) Centre Of Excellence In Geosciences & Petroleum Engineering
17) University Of Benin / African Economics Research Consortium Corroborative PH.D Programme In Economics
18) Centre For Gender Studies.
UNIBEN Postgraduate Programmes General Admission Requirement.
I. A Candidate for postgraduate studies in the university of Benin must have obtained at least five (5) credits in WASC, NECO, GCE (ordinary level or their equivalents,) A credit pass in Maths and English is required.
II. Four credits of Ordinary level plus OND (not pass), NCE, IJMB or Advance level passes.
III. A holder of a Pass (Degree/Diploma) is not qualified for admission into the postgraduate programme of the University of Benin. In addition, all holders of 3rd class degree must possess PGD to be considered for admission into the Masters programmes.
IV. Candidates who obtained Masters degree but with Weighted Average Score (WAS) between 55.0-59% can only be considered for admission into the M.Phil programme in the first instance.
V. A candidate applying for the Ph.D in any programme of the University of Benin must have obtained a weighted average score of 60% or letter grade ‘B’ average in the Masters degree.
VI. A candidate applying for the PhD with a Master’s degree from any other University who in his/her Master’s study has not previously taken the compulsory courses or their equivalents similar to the ones in the University of Benin shall on admission be required to offer and pass such courses with a minimum of 60% or letter grade ‘B’.
VII. Only students who have the NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate can be allowed to clear into the different courses.
Candidates should request their former Universities/Institutions to forward their academic transcript(s) to the “Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies”, to reach him not later than 8 weeks from the date of this publication.
Applications of candidates whose transcripts are not forwarded to the school shall not be processed.
Candidates should request their referees to mail reports on them directly to email@example.com. or the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies. Applications shall not be processed unless the referee reports are available. Note: students are advised to always check the
address/telephone when applying.
Referee Form: PGRFF.pdf
UNIBEN Postgraduate Programmes Admission Method Of Application.
Candidates are to purchase application forms online with valid VERVE OR MASTER ATM BANK CARD from any commercial bank in Nigeria for the sum of N12,050.00.
The Application form must be correctly filled with all information required before submitting online and thereafter printed out from the UNIBEN WAEUP PORTAL LINK @ https://uniben.waeup.org.
Click on REGISTER FOR APPLICATION after reading instructions on the page.
The following documents will be printed out from the Website:- application, referee, and Transcript request forms. Any form not properly filled will not be treated.
All application processes must be completed by Tuesday, 30th May, 2017.
Only candidate given admission into the various Pg programmes are to proceed to pay the total amount of Non-Refundable Acceptance fees itemised below.
Bank/Portal Charges – 3,000.00
Admission clearance – 20,000.00
ICT Levy – 6,000.00
Development levy – 15,000.00
MTN Net Library – 1,000.00
Total – 45,000.00
Note: Acceptance fee must be paid before candidates can be cleared.
All application processes for UNIBEN Postgraduate form must be completed by Tuesday, 30th May, 2017.