University of Benin

University of Benin Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 5290

University Overview

University of Benin ranking is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in Benin City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Edo. It was founded in 1970. University of Benin ranking (UNIBEN) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Nigerian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the National Universities Commission of Nigeria. Benson Idahosa University ranking provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Nigerian higher-education school, which is 50 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. This Nigerian higher education school has an admittance rate of 90-100 percent, making it the least selective in the country. Students may use UNIBEN’s library and administrative services, as well as a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Benin Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Benin
Acronym UNIBEN
Founded 1970
Motto Knowledge and Character
Colours Purple and gold

University Location

Address Private Mailbox 1154, Ugbowo Campus Benin City Edo Nigeria
Tel +234 (52) 600 443
Fax +234 (52) 602 370

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 90-100%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

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