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165th Inaugural lecture Takes Place

The event started by 4:00pm with the arrival of guests and the entry of the Chancellor’s procession. The PRO of the University , Mike Osasuyi recognised the principal officers present. The principal officers present at the event where the Vice- Chancellor Prof Faraday Friday Osasere Orumwense, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Admin) Prof Lawrence Ezemonye, Deputy Vice-Chancellor(Acad) […]

USA Regional Fulbright Workshop and Education 2016 – Day 3

The programme began with the master of ceremony of the programme Professor Eddy Eragbe welcomed the members of the University management team led by The Vice-Chancellor Prof. F.F.O.Orumwense, FNSE. Members of the management team present where the DVC ( ACAD ) Prof. ABIODUN FALODUN,the DVC (Ekenwan Campus) His Royal Highness (Prof.) SAMUEL E.O. ADUWA-OGIEGBAEN  jp,The Busar, […]

USA Regional Fulbright Workshop and Education 2016 – Day 2

Our esteemed guests and invitees where acknowledged by Master of Ceremony and Fulbright Scholar Prof Eddy Eragbe. The Chairman of the day two’s event was  Prof (Mrs) Esther U Ikhuoria. She  invited  the first  speaker of the day, Prof J Bugatti to give her presentation. Prof Bugatti’s lecture was titled  “MY EXPERIENCE IN NIGERIA”. The Second speaker of […]

Invitation: 165th 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 its 165TH Inaugural Lecture Series titled “Lifting Oneself With The BootStrap: My research experience  and other non-parametric paradigms”. The lecture is to be delivered by Professor S.M Ogbonmwan , Professor of Statistics, […]

USA Regional Fulbright Workshop and Education 2016 – Day 1

The first day of the USA Regional Fulbright Workshop and Education 2016 was a huge success with academicians from various institutions of the country in attendance. The team from the USA Embassy were fully on ground to provide all the information to the audience about the Fulbright programme In the United States. Also in attendance were […]


The University of Benin, in affiliation with the National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS), Abuja, offers programmes leading to the award of masters degrees in Legislative Studies and Legislative Drafting. NILS is the capacity building organ of the National Assembly; it was established by an Act of Parliament. It works to support and strengthen the […]


The University of Benin Sports Centre headed by the Director of Sports, Dr. (Mrs.) F.I. Egbase unveiled her plans and schedules for the 2015/2016 academics session in a meeting held on Tuesday the 8th of December, 2015 at the main bow of the Sports Complex. On the 16th of January, 2016, the annual University Marathon […]

Faculty Life Sciences Town and Gown Symposium

The University of Benin, the Faculty/Departmental Town and Gown symposium. Under the distinguished chairmanship of the Vice Chancellor, Prof.  FFO Orumwense FNSE.   Topic: Molecular Mechanizm of Contaminant Toxicity: from the invisible to the ultra visible aspect of Toxicology by Prof Augustine Arukwe- Professor of Molecular Biology and Toxicology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.   Environment: […]

UniBen Alumnus Appointed into U.S EPA Board

Prof Nosa Egiebor of the University of Mississippi, USA  has been appointed to the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board. Prof Egiebor holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Benin, Nigeria. He was our guest speaker in the First University of Benin Annual Research Day which held in October 20-21, 2015. He delivered […]

Countdown to the Regional Fulbright Workshop

Countdown to the University of Benin United States Regional Fulbright Workshop WATCH LIVE … Time: 10am prompt Venue: Senate Chamber, University of Benin