UNIBEN Department of Computer Education Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Computer Education under the Faculty of Education in University of Benin  as 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.

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 student from different parts of the country and different age brackets. 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 school fees is 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.

Also see: Nigerian Universities And Courses They Offering


The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Computer Education;

You require;

Five (5) SSC credit passes including Mathematics, English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


(i)     UNIBEN requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and two (2) other Science or Social Sciences subjects.

(ii) AAUA requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics Physics Chemistry and Biology.

(iii) IAUE requires five(5)‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and any other three (3) subjects from Further Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Agricultural Science

(iv) UNN requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics or Physics, plus three (3) Science or Social Sciences subjects


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Computer Education under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Mathematics, Economics/ Commerce plus one (1) of Chemistry/Physics/Biology


(i)      UNN requires Mathematics or Physics and two (2) other Science subjects.

(ii)  UNIBEN requires Mathematics, Physics and any other Science or Social Sciences subjects.

(iii) IAUE requires Mathematics and any two (2) of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Economics in order of preference.

(iv)     AAUA requires Mathematics, Physics and one of Biology, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Economics and Geography.

(v) YABATECH requires English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any one from: Biology, Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Computer Studies, Data Processing, GSM Phone Maintenance, Information & Communication Technology, Technical Drawing, Basic Electricity and Electrical Drawing.


These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Computer Education, if you don’t intend to use UTME.

You require;

i. Two (2)’A’ Level passes or its equivalents in Physics and Mathematics.

ii. ND in Computer Science

iii.  NCE distinction credit or merit in Computer Education or Physics or Mathematics


(i)        UNIBEN requires  (a)  two (2) ‘A’ Level passes including Mathematics and one (1)Science subject plus three(3)’O’ Level credit passes including English Language at one sitting. (b) two (2) or three (3) NCE merit including Computer Science or Mathematics/Physics plus three (3) or two (2) ‘O’ Level credit passes at one (1) sitting.

(ii) IAUE accepts NCE credit in Mathematics and another Science subject.

(iii) AAUA accepts  (a) upper credit Diploma in Computer Science, Statistics or Electronic/ Electrical Engineering from any recognized Institutions. (b) passes in two (2) ‘A’ Level subjects which must include Mathematics. (c) NCE credit pass in Mathematics, Computer Science and any other Science or Social Science subject.

(iv) YABATECH accepts Two (2) A Level passes or its equivalents in Physics and Mathematics. At least Lower Credit pass in ND Computer Science.NCE distinction credit or merit in Computer Education or Physics or Mathematics.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into UNIBEN for the 2019/2020 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 200 or above in your JAMB result.

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