Latest Update: UNIBEN deadline for the sales of JUBEB Admission Form has been extended. The new deadline is September 17th, 2019. Entrance exam now holds September 21st, 2019. The University, In collaboration with the JOINT UNIVERSITIES PRELIMINARY EXAMINATIONS BOARD (JUPEB), the University of Benin invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Foundation Programmes.
The UNIBEN JUPEB 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 UNIBEN JUPEB 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) All the combinations shown in the table 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, UNIPORT etc.
UNIBEN JUPEB Duration of Programme
The duration of the study is a minimum of one Academic Session of TWO SEMESTERS. It is\strictly non-residential programme.
-> Logging to uniben website, Www.Uniben.edu
-> Click on the WAEUP PORTAL LINK
-> Click on the FOUNDATION PROGRAMME (JUPEB) APPLICATION 2019/2020 Link.
-> Click on REGISTER FOR APPLICATION and fill out application after reading instructions on the page 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.
-> All candidates are required to use valid e-mail
addresses and telephone numbers.
UNIBEN JUPEB Admission Closing Date:
Application website closes by Midnight on Sunday 17th September 2019. (i.e all applications must be concluded online not later than 17th September 2019). Candidates who pay after the deadline will
not sit for the examination.
1. Admission into various programmes shall be through entrance examination to be conducted on 21st of September, 2019 by 9 am at the Ugbowo campus of the University.
2. Candidates should go back on-line on Wednesday 20th September 2019 to check for the Day, Venue and Time for their examination.