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 a 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 are 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.
Method Of Application
Interested candidates are to purchase application forms online from the university web site www.uniben.edu with valid VERVE VISA OR MASTERCARD ATM BANK CARD from any commercial bank in Nigeria for the non-refundable application fee of fifteen thousand naira (N15,000.00) The fee excludes bank charges. The application form must be correctly filled with all information required before submitting online and thereafter printed out.
- ON the uniben website,
- Click on the WAEUP PORTAL LINK
- Click on the FOUNDATION PROGRAMME (JUPEB) APPLICATION 2020/2021 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.
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 with Remita on the top left corner of the page, follow the instruction to pay the application fee of N15,000.00 (The fee excludes other charges for Past questions and Portal Services of N2000.00) with an ATM-Enabled Visa or Master Card from any commercial Bank. Preview and confirm your information before submitting your application on-line. You cannot edit your application after submission. Print out the Application slip.
MODE OF STUDY: Face to face contact at the JUPEB Study Centre, University of Benin, Lectures will be conducted from 8am 4pm, Monday to Friday.
Note:(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 application 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) Candidates are to follow the application instructions very carefully and ensure they select the subject combinations relevant to their course of study.
APPLICATION START DATE: The application website will be open by Monday July 12th, 2021.
CLOSING DATE: The application website closes by Midnight on Sunday 3rd October 2021. (i.e all applications must be concluded online not later than 3rd October 2021). Candidates who pay after the deadline will not sit for the examination.
ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS: Admission into various JUPEB programmes shall be through entrance examination to be conducted between 8th and 9th October 2021. The Screening test shall be computer-based .Candidates should go back on-line on Wednesday 6th October 2021 to check for the Day, Venue and Time for their examination.
Mr. ADEMOLA ABIMBOLA BOBOLA