Medical Courses in University of Benin(UNIBEN)

medical courses in uniben

We consider the various medical courses available at the University of Benin (UNIBEN) for aspirants seeking admission into the institution which is one of the top Federal Universities in Nigeria.

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Are you an aspirant of the University of Benin and you’re somewhat confused about the medical courses available in the university, Or you want to make sure that your particular course of study is available for selection, then this post is just for you.

At the University of Benin, art students can choose from wide range of courses in the faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences as well as other medical related courses such as Pharmacy and Optometry. The following courses are available under the Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

Department of Nursing

Department of Medical Laboratory Technology

Department of Physiotherapy

Department of Medical Biochemistry

Department of Anatomy

Department of Physiology

Department of Radiography

Department of

Kindly note that the above Medical courses/departments at the University of Benin could be in different faculties in other schools.

It is worth knowing that while the above stated department are purely medical courses based i.e the subject combination for the courses are English Language, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, for UTME and English language , Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics for WAEC

There are also Medical related courses under the Faculty of Life sciences available at the University of Benin, these courses include;


Science Laboratory Technology


Political science


Some of the above listed course requires Mathematics as part of subject combination in both the Unified Matriculation Examination (UTME) Senior Secondary Certificate Examination SSCE( i.e WAEC,NECO,GCE NABTEB etc).

At the University of Benin, the most competitive or most sort after courses are in the following order





Medical Laboratory Science


Candidates aspiring to gain admission into these department/courses must put in extra effort in preparing for both the UTME and Post-Utme screening excersice or have good grades in their O’level result if their  school of choice does not write Post-Utme.

You can also apply for the 2020 Post-Utme exercise for the University of Benin HERE

For more enquires visit the University website b y clicking Here



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  1. Samuel Akano Samuel Akano September 15, 2020

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