This article is designed to help students who wish to study Animal Biology and Environment under the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Benin.
It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in UNIBEN to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
About the University of Benin
The University of Benin is a federal government-owned university funded and managed by the federal government of Nigeria. The university was founded in 1970. University of Benin (UNIBEN) is a research university located in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
The university is one of the oldest in Nigeria and has a very large student and staff population. Resulting in a student-staff ratio of about 10:1.
The University has a diverse student population with students from different parts of the country and age brackets. The University of Benin courses cut across various levels in agriculture, science, etc.
University of Benin admission is extremely competitive as Many candidates apply for admission into the university annually. University of Benin’s school fees are also very affordable, and it provides its students with facilities and infrastructure. They have good hostels, roads, electricity, etc.
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has accredited faculties and departments in the university.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Animal Biology and Environment; You require;
Five (5) SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, and other science subjects.
Special Requirement (Waiver) Remarks:
- UNIBEN requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. BENIN accepts credit passes in any Science Subject in lieu of Physics.
- UNIBEN in addition to UTME requirements. Requires:
- Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Biology, Zoology, and any other Science course.
- ND (Upper credit)/HND (Lower Credit) in Science. Laboratory Technology, Food Technology.
- NCE (Overall Merit) with credit pass in Biology or Zoology.
Jamb Subject Combination
In UTME, please note that the English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Animal Biology and Environment under the Faculty of Sciences in the above Universities include;
Biology and any two of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Direct Entry Requirement
You need to fulfill these conditions to gain Direct Entry admission to study Animal Biology and Environment if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;
Two (2) ‘A’ level passes or NCE in Biology, Zoology, or Botany and one other Science subject
All candidates interested in getting admitted into UNIBEN for the 2023/2024 session should know that you must have scored 200 or above in your JAMB result to be eligible for the screening.
We hope this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of the University of Benin (UNIBEN). We will update this post if there are any changes by the school authority.
We wish you the best of luck.