1. Matriculation Requirements

Admission to pre-degree courses in Medi­cine at the University of Benin will be by Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) entrance examination, which will be open to:

(i)         Candidates who have obtained credit in at least five subjects at GCE/SSCE/WASC/NECO or any recognized equivalent at not more than one sitting. The subjects obtained must include English Language, Math­ematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

B.         Requirements for Direct Entry to Degree Courses

Candidates for direct entry to degree course in Medicine must satisfy the matricu­lation requirements as stated for candidates seeking admission to preliminary course and must additionally satisfy the School requirements as follows:

i.    At least three ‘A’ LEVEL PASSES (not more than one C Grade

 or minimum of 12 points) in Biology or Zoology, Physics, and Chemistry at NOT MORE THAN ONE SITTING.

ii.   *JUPEB – A Triple A’’ (fifteen point) in the three (3) JUPEB course

iii.  At least a second class upper division from a recognized University in any of the following:

  • B.Sc. Biological Sciences
  • B.Sc. Medical Sciences

*All ‘O’ Level credit passes must predate the matriculation for the first degree programme.

Candidates seeking direct entry admission must pass his/her O’Level at a single seating