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 Education & Edo Language have been published.
The admission requirements include O’level Subject combinations, JAMB UTME Subject combinations, and School and Departmental Cut-Off Marks.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education & Edo Language include the following:
- Five (5) SSCE 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.
JAMB UTME Subject Combination
Candidates will write the following Four (4) Subjects in JAMB
- English Language
- Literature in English and any other two Arts subjects.
Special Consideration (Waiver) Remark
UNIBEN accepts two relevant subjects and any other subject.
Direct Entry Requirement
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. You require;
- 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.
- 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 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 Education & Edo Language. RealMina wishes good luck to all students who wish to attend UNIBEN.