UNIBEN Direct Entry Admission Screening Exercise

The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Direct Entry Admission Screening Exercise for the 2020/2021 Academic Session; is scheduled to take place from Monday 14th December 2020 in designated centres within the Ugbowo Campus of the University.

Post UTMEInformation
UniversityUniversity of Benin
Application TypePost UTME & Direct Entry
Cutt-off Mark200
Application Fee₦2,000
Start DateFriday 15th October
Deadline12th November 2021
Exam Date6th – 13th December 2021
Application WebsiteUNIBEN Post UTME Portal

The Screening Exercise shall be conducted using the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.

All candidates are expected to be seated, at latest one hour before the stipulated time for their screening exercise


All candidates must fulfil the following criteria:

Only candidates who applied through JAMB for the 2020/2021 DIRECT ENTRY Admission and chose the University of Benin as First Choice are eligible for this Screening Exercise.

Applicants must have at least five (5) credit passes at GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, or their equivalent.

The subjects must include the English Language and Mathematics (for courses for which a credit in mathematics is required) as well as three other relevant subjects (four if excluding mathematics); at not more than two sittings.

Method of Application

The procedure for the 2020/2021 Admission Screening application for first-time applicants is as follows:

Candidates are advised to have a valid e-mail account before starting the application process.

  1. Visit www.uniben.edu 
  2. Click on Student Portal
  3. Click on Applicants
  5. Click on Register for application at the top left of the displayed page to proceed.
  6. Enter your Surname Exactly as written on the JAMB Registration slip and JAMB Registration number.
  7. Immediately, your ID and Password will be displayed on the browser
  8. Go back to uniben.waeup.org 
  9. Click on ‘Login‘ (top right of the front page).
  10. Enter your username and the password to login.
  11. To start the application process, please click on ‘Application record’ and provide all required information
  12. To pay for the Application, click on “Add online payment ticket” at the bottom of the page, then
  13. Click on “Pay with Remita” on the top left corner of the page, follow the instruction to pay the application fee of N2,000:00; with a valid ATM-Enabled Card from any Commercial Bank in Nigeria
  14. Preview and confirm your information before submitting your application online. (No correction will be accepted after the closing date).
  15. Go back online on the appointed date to print out the acknowledgement slip that contains your specific screening schedule

Candidates should go back Online from 11th December 2020 to check for the Day, Venue and Time for their Screening Exercise

  • Candidates are to come with their NCDC prescribed surgical face masks and small-sized hand sanitizers.
  • GSM phones and calculators are not allowed
  • Candidated must come with their Screening Invitation Slip that contains the screening schedule

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