UNIBEN Department of Sociology & Anthropology 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 Sociology & Anthropology 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 Sociology & Anthropology include the following:

  • Five SSCE credit passes in Government or History, English Language, and three other subjects. At least a pass in Mathematics is required

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

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

  • English Language
  • Government or History plus two other Social Science/Arts subjects

Direct Entry Requirement

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

  • Three Social Science or Arts Subjects

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 Sociology & Anthropology. RealMina wishes good luck to all students who wish to attend UNIBEN.

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