Presenting the UniBen Urban Concept Car

The University of Benin , Concerpt Urban Car has been making waves all over the continent. We have put up a small presentation on this marvellous fit achieved here at the University of Benin. We will be sending other period videos on this feat.

Global Challenges Fellowship - Call for Applications

The Global Challenges Fellowship program (GCF) invites scholars from rising non-Western global powers, to explore complex research questions in the humanities or social sciences with relevance to the most pressing public policy challenges of the 21st century. GCF seeks to foster new forms of scientific collaboration, enhance transnational and interdisciplinary cooperation between regional and international partners and to encourage the development of fresh perspectives on global public policy issues.

152nd 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 152nd Inaugural Lecture titled "CHILDHOOD BLINDNESS : A Changing Picture With Changing Challenges". The lecture is to be delivered by Professor (Mrs) Oseluese Anastasia Dawodu, a Professor of Ophthalmology.

Date: Thursday February 19th, 2015
Time: 4.00pm Prompt.
Venue: Akin Deko Main Auditorium.

SCHOOL OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES ADMISSION INTO POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES 2014/2015 ACADEMIC SESSION SUPPLEMENTARY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Postgraduate programmes leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Masters degree and Ph.D in the Department of Theatre Arts and Mass Communication and The National Institute For Legislative Studies (NILS) Abuja. 

A.     GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

UNIVERSITY'S SOUVENIR SHOP COMMENCED SALES OF GIFT ITEMS

Management wishes to infirm Staff and Students of the University, as well as, the entire University community that the New University of Benin Souvenir Shop located at the New Senate Chambers, Vice Chancellor's Office, Ugbowo Campus, has officially commenced sales of varieties of gift items. Members of staff and their families, as well as, the students community are encouraged to avail themselves of our unique products at affordable prices.

EXTENSION OF DEADLINE FOR COLLECTION / SUBMISSION OF NOMINATION FORMS / ACCREDITATION FOR THE 2015 CONGREGATION ELECTION

This is to inform all members of Congregation of the extension of the deadline for the on-going collection / submission of Nomination forms/ Accreditation for the 2015 Congregation Election to Wednesday , 11th February , 2015 . The Venue of his exercise is the new Senate Chambers , vice-Chancellor's Office.

The Google Online Marketing Challenge 2015

The Google Student Ambassadors, University of Benin presents - The Google Online Marketing Challenge 2015 [Digital Marketing Awareness Event]
Are you thrilled by technology? Do you want to build a career for yourself and become employable? Do you want to be Google Certified? Do you know you can win cool prizes by competing? then see below:
Venue: ICT CENTRE, UNIBEN
Date: 7th February, 2015
Time: 10am - 12pm Prompt

All students are cordially invited

SALES OF FORM FOR THE 2014/2015 INTER-FACULTY/DEPARTMENTAL TRANSFER EXERCISE TO CLOSE 13TH FEBRUARY, 2015

This is to inform students who wish to transfer from their present Faculty/Department to another one, that sales of forms for the 2014/2015 Inter-faculty/Departmental transfer exercise will officially close on Friday, 13th February, 2015.
Meanwhile, submission of completed transfer forms has already commenced and a deadline of Friday, 13th February, 2015 has been set as the last day of Submission of completed forms.

Please be informed.
 

151st 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 151st Inaugural Lecture titled "Assessment In Schools:A Look at the Big Picture". The lecture is to be delivered by Professor O.A Afemikhe , a Professor of Educational Evaluation.

Date: Thursday February 5th, 2015 (3.30pm Prompt)
Venue: Akin Deko Main Auditorium.

 

USAID Awards Partnership Research Grant to the University of Benin

In recognition of its leading role in research and capacity building in Africa, the University of Benin has been awarded a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) research grant of about 5.7 million naira to conduct research in antimalarial drug discovery from local plants and herbal resources. The award represents a part of the larger Africa-U.S. Higher Education Partnership program of USAID that is administered by Higher Education for Development (HED), a division of the American Council on Education.