This article is designed to help students who wish to study Education and Edo Language 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.
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education and Edo Language;
Five (5) SSC Credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings. The subjects should include English Language while others should be chosen from Literature in English, History, Religious studies, Government, and Edo Language.
In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Education and Edo Language under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;
Literature in English and any other two Arts subjects.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
1. UNIBEN accepts two relevant subjects and any other subject.
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Education and Edo Language, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
(i) Two (2)NCE merit, one (1) of which should be Edo Language plus three (3) ‘O’ Level credit passes obtained at one (1) sitting one, (1) of which should be English Language while others are chosen from Literature in English, Religious studies, Fine Arts, French, History or Government at one (1) sitting.
ii) Three (3)NCE merit, one (1) of which should be Edo Language and two (2) ‘O’ Level credit passes obtained at one (1) sitting and one (1) of which should be English Language while others should be chosen from Literature in English, Religious studies, Fine Arts, French, History or Government
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.