UNIBEN Department of Actuarial Science Admission Requirement 2022/2023

This is to inform the general public and all aspiring students of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) that the admission requirements for the Department of Actuarial Science have been published.

UNIBEN DIrect Entry

The admission requirements include O’level Subject combinations, JAMB UTME Subject combinations, and School and Departmental Cut-Off Marks.

Entry Requirements

O’Level Subject Combination

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Actuarial Science include five SSCE credit passes in the following subjects:

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Economics and two other relevant subjects

Special Consideration (Waiver) Remarks

UNIBEN accepts;

  • For Insurance ‘O’ Level credit pass in Further Mathematics is an advantage.
  • For Marketing five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and two (2) other subjects at not more than two (2) sitting

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

Candidates will write the following Four (4) Subjects in JAMB

  • English Language
  • Mathematics, Economics, and any other Social Science subject.

Special Consideration (Waiver) Remarks

UNIBEN for Public Administration requires Government/History, one Social Science subject, and any other subject.

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Actuarial Science if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;

  • Two ‘A’ level passes including Economics.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into UNIBEN for the 2022/2023 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 200 or above in your JAMB result.


The University of Benin is a federal government-owned university in Nigeria that is funded and managed by the federal government.

The university was established in 1970. The university is one of Nigeria’s oldest and has a large student and staff population.

The University’s Vision is to establish a model institution of higher learning that is among the best in the world and responsive to the Nigerian people’s creative and innovative abilities.

We hope this article clarifies the admission requirements for UNIBEN’s Department of Actuarial Science. RealMina wishes good luck to all students who wish to attend UNIBEN.

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