About University of Benin

The University of Benin was founded in 1970. It started as an Institute of Technology and was accorded the status of a full-fledged University by National Universities Commission (NUC) on 1st July, 1971. In his Budget Speech in April 1972, the then Military Governor of Mid-Western State, Col. S. O. Ogbemudia (then also Visitor to the University) formally announced the change of the name of the Institute of Technology to the University of Benin.

On 1st April, 1975 the University at the request of the State Government, was taken over by the Federal Government and became a Federal University. Tel: 07098805057

Email: registrar@uniben.edu

Website: www.uniben.edu/

Office Address: P.M.B. 1154, Benin City/Edo State Postcode: 300283

Invitation to the 2nd Oath-Taking/Induction Ceremony for Registered Graduate Nurses 2017/2018 Session at University of Benin

On 09/Apr/2019

University of Benin, Benin City Nigeria, The Provost of the College of Medical Science, on Behalf of the Academic Board of the College and the Department of Nursing Science cordially invites the general public to the 2[...]

Invitation To The University of Benin Maiden Induction/Oath-Taking Ceremony

On 25/Mar/2018

The provost on behalf of the College of Medical Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City requests the pleasure of the company of family and friends to the Maiden Induction/Oath-Taking Ceremony of the newly qualified G[...]

Short Course Schedule for 2018 at the Centre of Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation CERHI UNIBEN

On 14/Mar/2018

Find below propsed dates, course title, venue/ coordinating partners, course coordinator/ faculty and target audience for the underlisted short courses    April 9-13,2018 Respectful And Due Diligence An[...]

University of Benin Admission into Full and Part Time Diploma Certificate Programs for 2017/2018

On 01/Aug/2017

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following full time and part time diploma certificate programs for the 2017/2018 academic session   AVAILABLE PROGRAM 1. Dip[...]

UNIBEN Centre for Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation Vacancy for Desk Officer

On 29/Dec/2016

The Centre of Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation (CERHI) is a World Bank supported program at the University of Benin aimed at building capacity within West and Central Africa’s tertiary educationa[...]

Applications Open for Postgraduate Medical Programs at University of Benin

On 15/Dec/2016

Applications are hereby invited from suitable qualified candidate for admission into the postgraduate programmes in the department of Health Economics, Community Health, Nursing, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology under th[...]

UNIBEN Medical Director Assaults Radiographer for Refusing to Succumb to Illegality, Quackery

On 09/Dec/2016

A Radiographer Mr Roland Igbinovia on duty at UNIBEN MEDICAL CENTER was assaulted by his sectional head for standing his ground in ensuring that a QUACK brought in by the director of health services at UNIBEN to operat[...]

Application Open to the University of Benin M.SC & Ph.D Postgraduate Programmes

On 23/Nov/2016

Applications are hereby invited from suitable qualified candidates for admission into the postgraduate programmes in the departments of Health Economics, Community Health, Nursing, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology under[...]

Institute of Child Health, UNIBEN Workshop on Early Neonatal Care and Management

On 08/Nov/2016

Institute of Child Health, University of Benin in Collaboration with Department of Child Health University og Benin Teaching Hospital Present a One-Day Workshop on Early Neonatal Care and Management   Date: We[...]

UNIBEN Graduates Pledge to Rebrand Medical Education

On 18/Oct/2016

No fewer than 85 newly graduated medical doctors and eight Dental Surgeons of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) have pledged their commitment to contribute meaningfully towards transforming the health sector.  &n[...]

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