This article is designed to help students who wish to study Taxation under the Faculty of Social & Management Sciences 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 Taxation;
Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two (2) other relevant 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 Taxation under the Faculty of Social & Management Sciences in the above Universities include;
Mathematics, one Social Science subject and any other subject
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVERS)
(i) UNIBEN require Economics, Mathematics and any other subject
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Taxation, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
(i) Two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in Accounting or Economics and one other subject.
(ii) NCE merit in relevant subjects.
(iii) ND credit.
(iv) Foundation International exam such as ICAN, ACCA, ICMA, GPFA.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (WAIVERS)
(i) UNIBEN – in addition to the UTME requirements, requires two (2) ‘A’ Level passes including Economics; ND upper credit in Accounting, Business Studies or Financial Studies; HND lower credit in Accounting , Financial Studies, Business Studies or Banking and Finance; NCE merit with ‘O’ Level credit pass in Economics or Business Studies; Associate Institute of Bankers (Part 1). Accepts HND lower credit or merit in relevant Programme
(ii) CALEB accepts ND credit in Accounting, Banking, Financial Studies, or ATS, ICAN may be considered for admission by Direct Entry provided they have the UTME requirements at one sitting
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.