Benson Idahosa University offers prospective students a rare opportunity to participate in a unique learning experience within the frame-work of Academic Excellence with Godliness.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full-time and part-time degree programmes in the following Faculties.
1. FACULTY OF ARTS AND EDUCATION
(Full-time UME (4 years), Direct Entry (3 years), Part-time UME (5 years) and Part-Time Direct (4 years). All Education part-time programmes run as week-end and sandwich.)
(A) Department of Arts
§ B. A. English Studies
§ B. A. International Studies & Diplomacy
§ B. A. Theology § B. A. Religious Studies
(B) Department of Education
§ B. A. (Ed) English Studies
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Agricultural Science
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Mathematics
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Computer Science
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Accounting
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Business Education
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Economics
§ B. Sc. (Ed) Political Science
2. FACULTY OF BASIC & APPLIED SCIENCES
(Full-time (UME) 4 years, Direct Entry (3 years), Part-time UME (5 years) and Part-Time Direct Entry (4 years.)
(A) Department of Agriculture
· B. Agric Agricultural Economics & Extension Services
· B. Agric Animal Science
· B. Agric Crop Production
· B. Agric Soil Science
· B. Fishery
· B. Forestry and Wild Life
(B) Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
· B. Sc. Pure Mathematics
· B. Sc. Industrial Mathematics
· B. Sc. Mathematics and Economics
· B. Sc. Mathematics and Computer Science
· B. Sc. Computer Science
· B. Sc. Information and Computer Systems (full-time only 4 years)
(C) Department of Basic Sciences
(full-time only 4 years).
· B. Sc. Microbiology
· B. Sc. Biochemistry
· B. Sc. Physics
· B. Sc. Electronics
· B. Sc. Geophysics
· B. Sc. Physics and Computer Science
· B. Sc. Physics and Mathematics
3. FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCE
(Full-time UME 4 years, Direct Entry 3 years. Part-time UME (5 years) and Part-Time (4 years))
(A) Department of Accounting
· B. Sc. Accounting
(B) Department of Economics, Banking & Finance
· B. Sc. Banking & Finance
· B. Sc. Economics (full-time only)
(C) Department of Business Administration
· B. Sc. Business Administration
(D) Department of Mass Communication
· B. Sc. Mass Communication
(E) Department of Political Science and Public Administration
· B. Sc. Political Science and Public Administration
(F) Department of Sociology and Anthropology
B.Sc. Sociology and Anthropology (Full-time only)
GENERAL ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS
Minimum entry qualification into first degree programmes is five credit passes in relevant subjects as indicated in the Faculty/Departmental requirements above and in the current JAMB Brochure, obtained in not more than two sittings in any of the following examinations: SSCE WAEC, SSCE NECO, GCE WAEC, GCE NECO, NABTEB or their equivalents.
DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
In addition to the general admissions requirements stated above, a minimum of two relevant subjects passed at GCE Advanced level or NCE (3 merits) or Diploma in relevant field not below credit level is required. It is mandatory for all applicants (full-time and part-time) to register for 2010 JAMB DE or pass 2010 JAMB UME (as applicable)to qualify for admission into the University.
INTERNET APPLICATION FORMS
Candidates may also download Internet Application Forms for Admission from the University website: Download forms now! The internet form should be submitted to any of the centres with a non-refundable fee of Six Thousand (#6, 000) naira in bank draft in favour of Benson Idahosa University, Benin City.
Screening Test Exercise for all candidates (full- time and part time) has been scheduled to hold as follows:
1. Benson Idahosa University, Ugbor Road, G. R. A, Benin City. Edo State. Nigeria.
2. Church of God Mission (Church Office), Bishopric of Rivers/Bayelsa State, Woji Town, Port-Harcourt, Nigeria.
3. Word of Faith Group of Schools, Area 1(Opposite Old Secretariat), Plot 64, Dunimi District, Garki, Abuja, Nigeria.
Date: August 7th , 2010
Time: 8 a.m. prompt.
NOTIFICATION OF ADMISSIONS RESULTS
List of successful candidates offered Provisional Admission can be accessed on the University’s website and at the University admission office premises.
RESUMPTION AND REGISTRATION OF STUDENTS
Successful candidates are to collect their Letters of Admission from the University as from August 16th, 2010. The 2010/2011 academic session would commence on August , 2010. Registration of students would commence on September 27, 2010 and end on October 18th, 2010