UNIBEN Post UTME Form Information for 2020/2021
LATEST UPDATE: UNIBEN Post-UTME screening registration deadline has been extended. The new post-UTME registration deadline is October 12th, 2020.
UNIBEN Post-UTME registration, screening date, cut-off mark, application cost, deadline and other relevant details have been announced. The cut-off mark is 200. The screening holds Monday 23rd November to 8th December 2020. Registration deadline is October 12th, 2020.
University of Benin (UNIBEN) 2020/2021 Post UTME screening form for all admission-seeking candidates is now available as has been announced by the institution. All concerned aspirants and interested members of the public that wish to study in the institution are hereby notified and advised to procure their forms as soon as possible.
According to the school’s management and authorities, the process of registering candidates for 2020/2021 Post UTME Screening Exercise registration has commenced in the University of Benin (UNIBEN) . The details of the registration, cut off mark have been released likewise.
This is to inform candidates who chose the University of Benin as First Choice and scored 200 and above that the UNIBEN Post-UTME screening exercise for admission into the University Degree Programmes for the 2019/2020 Academic Session is on. The screening exercise will take place between Monday 23rd November to 8th December 2020 in designated centres within Ugbowo Campus of the University.
UNIBEN Post-UTME Screening Date and Details
The screening exercise will take place between Monday 23rd November to 8th December 2020.
The screening exercise shall be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.
All candidates are expected to be seated latest one hour before the stipulated time for their screening exercise. PLEASE NOTE: Only candidates who applied through JAMB for the 2020/2021 UTME admission and chose the University of Benin as First Choice and scored 200 and above are eligible for this screening exercise.
How to Apply UNIBEN Post-UTME Screening Form
All applications should be made between 8:00 am Monday, 17th August 2020 and October 12th, 2020.
The procedure for the admission screening (Post-UTME); the application is as follows:
Candidates are advised to have a valid E-mail account before starting the application process
- Visit www.uniben.edu
- Click on WAEUP Student Portal
- Click on Register for application at the top left of the displayed page to proceed.
- Enter your Surname exactly as written on the JAMB Registration slip and your JAMB
Registration Number, immediately your ID and Password will be displayed on the browser.
- On the WAEUP KOFA Student Portal click on ‘Login’ (top right of front page).
- Enter your Username and password to login.
- To start the application process, please click on the ‘Application record’ provide all required
information and upload your passport photograph.
- Upload a RECENT and CLEAR “1 x 1” COLOUR PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH WITH
RED BACKGROUND IN JPEG FORMAT ONLY. Great care should also be taken to
follow the specified formats on the UNIBEN website and portal. NOTE that the photograph
uploaded will be the only valid ID for all admitted candidates throughout their stay in the
University of Benin. FAILURE TO UPLOAD THE SPECIFIED PASSPORT
PHOTOGRAPH WILL LEAD TO DISQUALIFICATION and failure/forfeiture of admission.
- To pay for the Application, click on “Add online payment ticket” at the bottom of the page, then
click on “pay via Remita” on top left corner of the page. Follow the instruction to pay the application
GROSS fee of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000.00) with a valid ATM-Enabled card from any
commercial Bank in Nigeria.
- Preview and confirm your information before submitting your application online. (No
correction will be accepted after the closing date).
- Go back online on the appointed date to print out the acknowledgement slip that contains
your specific screening schedule.
The grouping of courses for Screening.
1. Group: Physical Sciences
Course categories/Faculty: Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Physical Sciences, Education – Physical Sciences, Technical Education
2. Group: Life Sciences
Course categories/Faculty: Medicine, Dentistry, Basic Medical Sciences, Pharmacy, Life Sciences, Education – Life Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Home Economics, Veterinary Medicine
3. Group: Social Sciences
Course categories/Faculty: Social Sciences, Education – Social Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Library and Information Science, Guidance and Counselling, Special Education, Adult Education
4. Group: Management Sciences
Course categories/Faculty: Management Sciences, Mathematics and Economics, Estate Management, Economics and Statistics
5. Group: Arts
Course categories/Faculty: Law, Arts, Education – Arts
Candidates should go back on-line to check for their specific day, venue and time for the screening.
PLEASE NOTE THAT GSM PHONES AND CALCULATORS ARE NOT ALLOWED
The Screening Exercise shall be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. All candidates are expected to be seated, latest one hour before the stipulated time for their screening exercise.
Application website closes by October 12th, 2020. (i.e. all applications must be concluded online not later than October 12th, 2020). Candidates, who pay after the deadline of October 12th, 2020 will not be Screened.
The University of Benin was founded in 1970. It started as an Institute of Technology and was accorded the status of a full-fledged University by National Universities Commission (NUC) on 1st July, 1971. In his Budget Speech in April 1972, the then Military Governor of Mid-Western State, Col. S. O. Ogbemudia (then also Visitor to the University) formally announced the change of the name of the Institute of Technology to the University of Benin. On 1st April, 1975 the University at the request of the State Government, was taken over by the Federal Government and became a Federal University.
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Environmental Sciences
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Management sciences
- Faculty of Life Sciences
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- Faculty of Physical Sciences
- Faculty of Sch. of Basic Med. Science
- Faculty of Sch. of Dentistry
- Faculty of Sch. of Medicine
- Faculty of Social Sciences
In January 2006, the Federal Government approved the take off of the College of Petroleum and Gas Engineering of the University of Benin at Effurun, near Warri, in Delta State, with the initial population of 100 students in two departments; Petroleum Engineering and Gas Engineering.
The University offers courses at various levels: Postgraduate, Undergraduate, Diploma and Certificate. Presently, the total student enrollment stands at over 40,000 made up of both full-time and part-time students shared among the various Faculties. In 1985, Grace Alele-Williams became Nigeria’s first female vice-chancellor when she was appointed to head the University of Benin. She served as its vice-chancellor until 1991.
The University is also famous for ground breaking research work with other universities around the world and with both local and international bodies such as USAID, Ford Foundation, UNCF (United Negro College Fund), RMRDC (Raw Materials Research & Development Council of Nigeria) amongst others in the areas of Agriculture, Public Health and Engineering to name a few.