UNIBEN foundation programme form 2015 is out. The University of Benin (UNIBEN), in collaboration with the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB), invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Foundation Programmes for the 2015/2016 Session.
The Programme leads to the award of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) Certificate which enables candidates to gain Direct Entry Admission into 200 level of the degrees offered by the University of Benin and other JUPEB – affiliated Universities in Nigeria and universities abroad.
The JUPEB Certificate is equivalent to the Advance Level GCE or the Old Higher School Certificate (HSC) or IJMB.
Candidates seeking admission into the JUBEP Foundation Programmes must possess minimum of 5 credit passes in at least five (5) subjects at “O” Level, including English language and Mathematics at not more than 2 sittings in the GCE, SSCE (WAEC, NECO, NABTEB).
The following Subject Combinations are available:
|1.||Arts||– Government / Literature in English / Christian Religious Studies– History / Literature / Christian Religious Studies
– Economics, Government / Literature in English
|2.||Education||– All the combinations in 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8.|
|3.||Management/Social Sciences||– Economics / Government / Mathematics– Mathematics / Geography / Economics
– Accounting / Economics / Business studies
|4.||Law||– Government / Literature in English / Christian Religious Studies|
|5.||Life Sciences||– Biology / Chemistry / Physics|
|6.||Physical Sciences||– Chemistry / Mathematics / Physics– Geography / Mathematics / Physics|
|7.||Medicine/Dentistry /Pharmacy/Nursing||– Biology / Chemistry / Physics|
|8.||Engineering||– Chemistry / Mathematics / Physics|
All the combinations above meet the entry requirements for direct admission into Degree Programmes in the University of Benin and other JUPEB affiliate Universities which include, OAU, UNILAG, UNN, UYO, FUTA, FUNAAB, etc.
DURATION OF PROGRAMME:
The duration of the study is a minimum of one Academic Session of TWO SEMESTERS. It is strictly non-residential programme.
MODE OF STUDY:
Face to face contact at the University of Benin or other designated venues. Lectures will be conducted from 3pm – 6pm, Monday to Friday.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Interested candidates should pay a non-refundable application fee of fifteen thousand naira (N15,000.00) through E- Transact Payment Platform at any branch of the following banks: First Bank, Wema Bank nationwide. The fee excludes bank charges.
Candidates making payment are to obtain a Pin Transaction Receipt which should contain a Pin Code. With the PIN CODE, Log on to University of Benin Website: www.uniben.edu and click on the Foundation Programme Link to complete the application form online and upload a recent coloured passport size photograph (scanned, not more than 3 months old passport) with red background.
Webcam photograph is not acceptable. Submit the online application form and print out a copy of the examination schedule slip which should have your user name and password.
(i) Fill your Bio-Data correctly as no complaint about wrong bio-data will be entertained after submission.
(ii) Candidates who upload wrong bio-data will be disqualified and forfeit admission fee.
(iii) Only coloured print out will be accepted.
(iv) Print at least 4 copies of the University of Benin online registration form with complete passport size photograph printed in colour.
(v) Bring the same passport size photograph used for the online registration to the screening exercise and for registration after offer of admission.
(vi) All candidates are required to use valid e-mail addresses and Telephone numbers.
(vii) Candidates are to follow the application instructions very carefully and ensure they select the subject combinations relevant to their course of study.
The Entrance Examination into the Foundation Programme will hold at the University of Benin on a date to be scheduled as appropriate.