This article is designed to help students who wish to study Agricultural Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology at the University of Benin.
It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in UNIBEN to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.
About the University of Benin
The University of Benin is a federal government-owned university funded and managed by the federal government of Nigeria. The university was founded in 1970. University of Benin (UNIBEN) is a research university located in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
The university is one of the oldest in Nigeria and has a very large student and staff population. Resulting in a student-staff ratio of about 10:1.
The University has a diverse student population with students from different parts of the country and different age brackets. The University of Benin courses cut across various levels in agriculture, science, etc.
University of Benin admission is extremely competitive as Many candidates apply for admission into the university annually. University of Benin’s school fees are also very affordable, and it provides its students with facilities and infrastructure. They have good hostels, roads, electricity, etc.
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has accredited faculties and departments in the university.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Agricultural Engineering; You require;
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any from Intro. to Agric Sc. or Materials & Workshop Process and Machining, Tractor Layout Power Unit Under Carriage and Auto Electricity; Transmission System; Implement and Machine; Principles of Crop Husbandry and Land Use, Materials and Workshop Processes; Construction and Maintenance of Agricultural Machines; general Metal Work; General Wood Work and Building/Engineering Drawing.
Jamb Subject Combination
In UTME, please note that the English Language is Compulsory for this course.
Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Agricultural Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Technology in the above Universities include;
Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics.
Direct Entry Requirement
You need to fulfill these conditions to gain Direct Entry admission to study Agricultural Engineering if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;
- does not accept First-degree holders.
- ‘A’ level/IJMB passes or equivalents in Physics and Mathematics.
- ND upper credit or distinction in Agricultural Engineering and Agricultural Bio Resources Engineering or related from an accredited institution.
- HND in Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Bio-Resources Engineering, or related from an accredited institution.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into UNIBEN for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 200 or above in your JAMB result.
We hope this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of the University of Benin (UNIBEN). We will update this post if there are any changes by the school authority.
We wish you the best of luck.