187th Inaugural Lecture Series

The Vice Chancellor, Professor F.F.O Orumwense, on behalf of Senate, Staff and Students of the University of Benin, cordially invites the general public to her 187th Inaugural Lecture Series titled “Securitization of Environmental Hazards:From Natural to Man-Made Hazards”. The lecture is to be delivered by Professor Jacob Odeh Ehiorobo,Professor of Applied Geomatics, Water Resources and Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Benin.

DATE: Thursday 27th APRIL 2017

TIME : 3:30pm Prompt

186th Inaugural Lecture

The Vice Chancellor, Professor F.F.O Orumwense, on behalf of Senate, Staff and Students of the University of Benin, cordially invites the general public to her 186th Inaugural Lecture Series titled “African Trypanosome: A Review of The Lethality and The Control Of An Endearing Pathogen”. The lecture is to be delivered by Professor  (Mrs.)Unu Lucy Airauhi.Professor of Parasitology, University of Benin.


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PTDF Chair Close-Out Seminar

The close-out seminar of PTDF Chair in renewable energy UNIBEN has been scheduled to hold as  follows:

Topic: The development of a viable technology for the production of biodiesel from oils of non-edible seeds
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Town and Gown Lecture 2017

The Faculty of Engineering of the university of Benin is organizing a Town and Gown lecture to be delivered by the following dignitaries:

1. Eric Lathouwers:Who will deliver a Lecture titled The Path to Power 
2.  Engr. Prof. Babatunde Aroye ADEGBOYE: Who will deliver a lecture  titled
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The Vice Chancellor, Professor F.F.O Orumwense, on behalf of Senate, Staff and Students of the University of Benin, cordially invites the general public to her 183RD Inaugural Lecture Series titled “TWO LIMIT VERSUS A NON-LIMIT:THE SETTLEMENT OF THE PROBLEM“. The lecture is to be delivered by Professor Emmanuel A. Ogujor , Professor of Electrical Power Engineering, University Of Benin.

DATE: Thursday 16th FEBRUARY 2017

TIME : 3:30pm Prompt

Centre For Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation – PG Advert Extension

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 the Centre of Excellence in Reproductive Health Innovation (CERHI).

Note that this application concerns only the following programmes of the CENTRE of EXCELLENCE in REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH INNOVATION.


M.SC & Ph.D in Reproductive Health (Department of Obstetrics and Gyaenocoloy) Full time and part time

M.P.H. & Ph.D in public health with specialization in Reproductive and Family Health (Department of Community Health) Full time and part time

M.Sc & Ph.D in Nursing Sciences (Reproductive Health) (Department of Nursing Sciences) Full time and part time

Postgraduate Diploma,M.Sc. and Ph.D in Health Economics (Department of Economics and Statistics) Full time and part time


All applications should be done on or before Tuesday 17th February , 2017 (12 Midnight). The procedure for application is as follows:

  1. Candidates are advised to have a valid e-mail account before starting the application process (not the cyber-café’s e-mail).Go to http://myuniben.org/

  2. Click on “Online Application”.

  3. Click on Register for application at the top left of the display page to proceed.

  4. Provide all necessary information. Note that * means compulsory fields.

  5. An immediate mail will be sent to the provided e-mail address.

  6. Open your mail to get your system generated ID and Password that you will use to login.

  7. On Uniben.waeup.org click on ‘login’ (top right of the front page).

  8. Enter your username and the password from the mail to login.

  9. To start the application process, please click on ‘Edit application record’ and provide all required information and upload your passport photograph.

  10. Upload a clear 1” x 1” COLOURED passport photograph with red background in JPEG format only. NOTE that the photograph uploaded will be the only valid ID for all admitted candidates throughout their stay in the University of Benin. FAILURE TO UPLOAD THE SPECIFIED PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH WILL LEAD DISQALIFICATION AND FAILURE/FORFEITURE OF ADMISSION.

  11. Application Fee (including charges) – N20, 550.00.

  12. To pay for the Application, clicks on “Add online payment ticket” at the bottom of the page, then click on “College Pay” on the top left corner of the page, follow the instruction to pay the application fee with an ATM-Enabled Verve or Master Card from any commercial Bank.

  13. Preview and confirm your information before submitting your application on-line.

  14. You cannot edit your application after submission.

  15. Print out the Application slip.


Please do not delete failed payment tickets, and ANY application from not properly filled by the closing date will not be treated.

Uniben Holds Orientation Program For Newly Admitted Students

In her usual tradition to inform newly admitted students on the rules and regulation of the university , the University of Benin recently organised an orientation program for the 2016/2017 admitted students. The event which was held at Continue reading “Uniben Holds Orientation Program For Newly Admitted Students”

Strategic Management course for Health & Nurse Administrators

Health Management is a dynamic process with interfaces with changing times, and its environment. Hence, managerial responses to demands of health care organizations require continuous updating of practitioner’s knowledge and work behavior in line with evolving theories, practices and techniques. The overall goal is to make Health and Nurse administrators assume a better work role and hence assure improve productivity and better employee commitment, job satisfaction and overall work-life congruence. It is to this end, that the course on strategic health care management is designed to provide an enriching learning experience to update the skills and competence of health, Nurse and other health care practitioners to enable them cope with the onerous demands of managing the human, material, financial and physical resources for effective health care delivery in the post-2015 development era.

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3rd Biennial International Conference on Foreign Languages

The Department of Foreign Languages is inviting scholarly articles and contributions to the 3rd Biennial International Conference scheduled to hold from the 7th – 11th of May, 2017 at Akin Deko Auditorium, University of Benin. Please, find attached the conference flyers and Call for Paper.

ARRIVAL: Sunday, 7th May, 2017
DEPARTURE: Thursday, 11th May, 2017
SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: Deadline 31st March, 2017
Presenters are to come with at least 30 copies of their full papers

Faculty of Pharmacy Postgraduate Seminar

The Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Professor John Akerele, is pleased to invite all academic staff to the Faculty Postgraduate Seminar. It will hold on Wednesday, 18th January, 2017 at the Lecture Theatre I between 9.00am and 12.00 noon. Below are the abstracts of the papers scheduled to be presented
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