As the academic year unfolds, aspiring students eagerly await the opportunity to secure admission into reputable institutions. The University of Benin (UNIBEN) has announced its Post UTME and Direct Entry Screening Exercise for the 2023/2024 academic session. This comprehensive guide outlines the eligibility criteria, application process, and important details for prospective candidates.
The UNIBEN Post UTME and Direct Entry Screening Exercise are scheduled to take place from Monday, 9th October, 2023, to Saturday, 14th October, 2023, at designated centers within the Ugbowo Campus of the University. The screening will be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode, emphasizing the importance of adequate preparation.
To be eligible for the screening, candidates must meet the following criteria:
a. Applied through JAMB for the 2023/2024 UTME and Direct Entry Admission. b. Chose the University of Benin as their First Choice. c. Scored 200 and above in the UTME (for UTME Candidates). d. Obtained at least five (5) credit passes at GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, or their equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics. e. Possess a valid e-mail account before commencing the application process.
Candidates can apply for the UNIBEN Post UTME and Direct Entry Screening between 8:00 am on Friday, 25th August, 2023, and midnight on Friday, 22nd September, 2023. Here is a step-by-step guide:
- Visit www.uniben.edu.
- Click on WAEUP Student Portal.
- Click on “Register for Application” at the top left of the displayed page.
- Enter your Surname and JAMB Registration number to generate your ID and Password.
- Log in to the WAEUP KOFA Student Portal with your Username and Password.
- Provide all required information in the ‘Application Record.’
- Pay the application fee of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000.00) via Remita using a valid ATM-Enabled Card.
- Preview and confirm your information before submitting the application online.
a. Candidates should check for their specific day, venue, and time for the screening online from Monday, 2nd October, 2023. b. All candidates are expected to be seated at least one hour before the stipulated time for their screening. c. Mobile phones and calculators are not allowed during the screening.
Candidates should come to the Screening Centre with: i. Acknowledgment slip. ii. Screening Invitation Slip containing the screening schedule.
Application Closing Date:
The application website will close by midnight on Friday, 22nd September, 2023. Candidates who pay after this deadline will not be screened.
This guide provides valuable information for candidates seeking admission to the University of Benin. Follow the outlined steps diligently, adhere to the specified dates, and prepare adequately for the screening to increase your chances of success.