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Entrance Examination Into the College of Nursing University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Edo State.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the above College of Nursing for the 2023 Eighteen (18) months (Post Registration) Nursing Programme leading to the award of Registered Nurse Certificate (RN).

Entry Requirements

1. Candidates must not be less than 18 years old.
2. Five credit passes obtained in not more than two sittings in WASCE/GCE/NECO) in the following subjects, English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.

3. Candidate must also possess Registered Midwifery (RM) or Registered Psychiatric Nurse Certificate (RPN)

Collection of Application Forms

Application forms are obtainable in person from the office of the Principal with a non-refundable fee of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) only. This should be made payable to UBTH Treasury Single Account (TSA) via the remita platform in any commercial Bank under the service type “Trainings School – School of Nursing

A separate payment of N200 to Nursing and Midwifery Council Committee Edo State Account No. 2004854377 First Bank of Nigeria.

Candidates are to submit four (4) recent coloured passport photographs (taken in the preceeding two weeks) while returning the completed application forms.

Closing Date for Submission of Completed Forms

Wednesday 1st February, 2023

Examination Date : Wednesday 8th February, 2023
Time : 10:00am
Venue : College of Nursing, UBTH

Joshua I. Uwaila
Head, Public Relations Unit
For: Chief Medical Director


This is to inform the general public that the Post UTME of the above named institution which was earlier slated for Saturday 10th December, 2022 has been postponed to Saturday 4th February, 2023. The postponement is due to unforeseen circumstances and we are sorry for any inconvenience this postponement may cause. Thank you for your understanding.




Postponement of Post UTME College of Nursing UBTH


Admission into paramedic technology and environmental health technology programmes

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the PARAMEDIC TECHNOLOGY and ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNOLOGY programmes of the Institute of Health Technology UBTH, leading to the award of National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND).


This is to bring to the notice of suitably qualified candidates that admission into the College of Nursing, University of Benin Teaching Hospital for the 2022/2023 Academic Session is ongoing.


  1. Candidate must have scored a minimum of 180 in the 2022 JAMB
  2. Candidate must possess 5 credit O’level pass at WAEC and NECO in not more than two sittings in Mathematics, English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  3. Candidates should be 17 years and above.


This is to inform prospective students of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) School of Post Basic Nursing Studies that the earlier scheduled entrance examination/interview which ought to hold between 22nd to 25th August, 2022 as initially indicated in the advertisement has been postponed.

This postponement has become necessary due to some unforeseen circumstances.

The examination / interview will now hold from 19th to 23rd September, 2022 at 8.00 a.m. each day, in the following order:

1. Perioperative Nursing Programme: Monday, 19th September, 2022

2. Accident & Emergency Nursing Programme: Tuesday, 20th September, 2022

3. Paediatric Nursing Programme: Wednesday, 21st September, 2022

4. Ophthalmic Nursing Programme: Thursday, 22nd September, 2022

Meanwhile, interested students can take advantage of the postponement to apply as the sales of form is still on.




Prospective students that put in for the National Diploma Programme in Nursing of the School of Nursing, University of Benin Teaching Hospital for the 2021/2022 Academic Session should on or before 12pm of Saturday 16th July, 2022 visit the Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) site of JAMB to upload their Secondary School Certificates (SSCE/GCE/NECO) or its equivalent.

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