UNIBEN Postgraduate Admission Form 2019 Is Out
UNIBEN POSTGRADUATE FORM FOR ADMISSION TO POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES 2019/2020 ACADEMIC SESSION.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Postgraduate programmes leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Master’s degree, Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy in the various Faculties/Schools/Institutes of the University of Benin.
1. GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
I. A Candidate for postgraduate studies in the University of Benin must have obtained at least five (5) credits in WASC, NECO, GCE (ordinary level or their equivalents,) NOTE: A CREDIT PASS IN MATHS AND ENGLISH IS REQUIRED.
II. Four credits at Ordinary level, plus OND (not pass), NCE, IJMB or Advance level passes or any other equivalent.
III. A holder of a Pass (Degree/Diploma) is not qualified for admission into the postgraduate programme of the University of Benin. In addition, all holders of 3rd class degree must possess PGD to be considered for admission into the Masters programmes.
IV. Candidates who obtained Master’s degree but with Weighted Average Score (WAS) between 55.0-59% can only be considered for admission into the M.Phil.programme in the first instance.
V. A candidate applying for the Ph.D. in any programme of the University of Benin must have obtained a minimum weighted average score of 60% in the Master’s degree.
VI. A candidate applying for the PhD with a Master’s degree from any other University who in his/her Master’s study has not previously taken the compulsory courses or their equivalents similar to the ones in the University of Benin shall, on admission, be required to offer and pass such courses with a minimum of 60%.
VII. Only students who have the NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate can be allowed to clear into the different courses. Transcripts Candidates should request for their transcript from their former institution by clicking on the link www.etx-ng.com/unibenpg to forward their academic transcript(s) to the “Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies”, to reach him not later than 8 weeks from the date of this publication. Applications of candidates whose transcripts are not forwarded to the school shall not be processed. Referees Reports Candidates should print out the referee forms provided in the application page fill and return to the directly to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies. Applications shall
not be processed unless the referee reports are available.
Note: students are advised to always check the website for those courses that require a written entrance examination.
Please make sure you indicate your e-mail address/telephone when applying.
2. ETX- NG TRANSCRIPT SERVICE:
ETX-NG in partnership with the University of Benin receives and verifies all incoming transcripts to the School of Postgraduate Studies University of Benin.
Candidates could, therefore, request that their transcript be sent directly to the School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Benin using the ETX-NG NETWORK.
To request and have your transcript deliver directly to School of Postgraduate Studies University of Benin, kindly use any of following links or options:
- Go to www.unibenpg.etx.ng
- Email: Send an email to email@example.com
- Telephone: Speak directly with ETX-NG Desk Officers on 08100059799 or 07054447777
Referees Reports: Candidates should print out the referee forms provided in the application page fill and return to directly to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies. Applications shall not be processed unless the referee reports are available.
3. How to Apply for UNIBEN Postgraduate Admission Form.
Candidates are to purchase application forms online with valid VERVE OR MASTER ATM BANK CARDfrom any commercial bank in Nigeria for the sum of N21,000.00 (Twenty one thousand naira only).
The form must be correctly filled with all information required before submitting online and thereafter printed out from the uniben Website,
www.uniben.edu. The following documents will be printed out from the Website:- application and referee forms. Any form not properly filled will not be treated. All application processes must be completed by 30th September, 2019.
Only candidate given admission into the various Pg programmes are to proceed to pay the total amount of Non-Refundable Acceptance fees as stated below:
Total – N60,000.00
Note: Acceptance fee must be paid before candidates can be cleared.
Admission into some programmes shall be through entrance examination to be conducted on soon to be announced date at the Ugbowo campus. However, there will be no Entrance Examinations for some programmes. Admission into such programmes will be based on the general requirements approved by the Senate.
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