University of Benin Teaching
Hospital Admission Forms
2017/2018 Are on Sale
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for
admission into the following programmes available at the
UBTH Benin City.
A. INSTITUTE OF HEALTH TECHNOLOGY (IHT).
1. Environmental Health Technology (WAHEB) Courses; (ND 2
years & HND 2 years)
2. Anaesthetic Technicians; (3 years)
3. Plaster Technicians Course: Course; (3 years)
4. Dental Surgery Technicians Course; (3 years)
- Occupational Therapy Technicians Course; (3 years)
- Dispensing Optics Course; (3 years)
- Medical Image Processing Technicians Course; (3 years)
- Biomedical Engineering Technology Course; (2 years). Note:
For BMT application is through JAMB
- Emergency Med Technology (Paramedics) Course. (ND. 2
10.Public Health Nursing Officers Course (HND);2 years)
a. Applicants should possess a minimum of five (5) credit
passes in not more than two (2) sittings in WASCE/NECO/GCE
Oh. subjects which should include English Language,
Mathematics, Chemistry. Physics and Biology. Subjects
obtained with NABTEB are acceptable for programmes 1, 2, 3,
4, 8 and 9.
b. Health Science is acceptable for EMT and Environmental
Health Technology Courses.
c. Candidates seeking admission into Public Health Nursing
Course will in addition be expected to meet the following
i. Registered Nurse (RN) certificate
ii. Registered Midwife (RM) or Psychiatric Nursing Certificate
with one year post qualification experience.
iii. Candidates with Bachelor of Nursing Science (BN Sc.)
would start at HND II (final year).
d. For candidates seeking admission into Biomedical
Engineering Technology Course, a pass in any of the following
subjects will be an added advantage: Wood Works, Auto-
Mechanics, Basic Electricity, Technical Drawing, Economics
and Fine Art.
B. SCHOOL OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
SHIM is a monotechnic accredited by the National Board for
Technical Education (NBTE), Health Records Officers
Registration Board of Nigeria (HRORBN) and the Joint
Admission Matriculation Board / Unified Tertiary Matriculation
Examination (JAMB / UTME).
NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMME (ND)
• Prospective candidates must possess a minimum of Five (5)
credit passes at not more than two sittings at WAEC. GCE.
SSCE. NECO or NABTEB in the following areas: English
Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and an additional
subject from: Physics, Geography. Economics and
• Candidates with a minimum score of at least 150 in the 2017
JAMB / UTME are eligible to apply.
HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMME (HND)
i. Candidate must possess the National Diploma (ND)
certificate in Health Information Management in addition to
meeting the requirements for admission as stipulated for ND
programme and evidence of one year industrial training from
a recognized health industry.
ii. Holders of Technician Certificates in Health Information
Management from Schools or Colleges of Health Technology.
Such candidates must also have the minimum requirements
for admission into the ND programme.
iii. Candidates with Technician Certificates (at least Upper
Credit pass and issued by Health Records Officers Registration
Board of Nigeria (HRORBN) will be required for admission into
the HND Programme, provided they meet the entry
requirements for ND programme.
C. SCHOOL OF POST BASIC NURSING STUDIES:
- Diploma in Ophthalmic Nursing and management. One year)
- Diploma in Peri-operative Nursing and management. (One
a. Possess five (5) credits in not more than two sittings at the
WAEC/NECO/SSCE/GCE which must include English
Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
b. Be a qualified nurse duly registered with Nursing &
Midwifery Council of Nigeria
c. Have at least one year post registration, clinical experience
in the relevant area.
C. UBTH CENTRE FOR TRAINING COMMUNITY HEALTH
The training which lasts for two (2) calendar years will
commence in September, 2017. It leads to the award of
Higher Diploma in Community Health.
BASIC EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
West African School Certificate/GCE “0” Level OR Senior
Secondary School Certificate (NECO) with five (5) credits as
follows: English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health
Sciences and any two (2) of the following.subjects: one (1)
from: Chemistry. Physics, Geography. Food and Nutrition and
one (1)from Economics, Accounting, Government, Commerce,
Agricultural Science. Literature in English. Book Keeping.
Certificates presented should be at not more than two (2)
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
In addition to qualification above, candidates must possess
any of the following professional qualifications and experience
for eligibility to apply:
i. Diploma in Community Health (DOH) with not less than two
(2) years post qualification experience
ii. Community Health Extension Workers (CHEW) with five (5)
years post qualification experience Applicants must be
registered as a Community Health Practitioner and possess a
valid practice license.
- Application forms are to be obtained at the interview venue
with evidence of payment of prescribed fees.
- Please be informed that the deadline for the payment of
application form is Monday June 26th, 2017.
- You are to come with the following documents on the
(a) A hand-written letter applying for admission into the
programme. The letter should be addressed to the
Coordinator, Centre for Training Community Health Officers
(b) Bank Receipt (evidence of payment of application fee.
(c) Valid or Current Practice License.
(e) CHEW Certificate /Abridged Certificate /DCH Certificate
(f) Three recommendation Letters.
(g) Evidence of change of Name (if applicable)
E. SCHOOL OF MIDWIFERY ENTRY QUALIFICATION
Prospective candidates must possess the following:
• Five (5) CREDITS in WAEC SSCE/NECO in English Language.
Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics at not more than
• Be a Registered Nurse (RN) with the Nursing & Midwifery
Council of Nigeria.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Admission forms are obtainable at the Offices of the
respective Principals/Heads of Schools.
* 6000.00 Naira only for courses in the Institute of Health
Technology, School of Health Information Management and
the sum of N46,200 only for the School of Midwifery.
* 10,000.00 Naira only for applications to the School of Post-
Basic Nursing Studies and candidates for the UBTH centre for
Training Commissioning Health Officers course Ekpoma.
NOTE: All payments for purchase of application forms should
be made at the designated pay Centres within UBTH or
through the REMITA Platform with the Account Name;
“Training Schools” in any commercial bank in Nigeria.
Submission of Application Forms
Completed forms should be submitted at the respective
Offices of Principals of Institute of Health Technology. School
of Health Information Management and School of Post-Bast
Nursing Studies in UBTH on or before Friday, 25th August,
Entrance Examinations to the various programmes/courses
will hold on Saturday, 2nd September, 2017 by 9.00am at the
respective Schools in UBTH.
Competitive written test and interview for candidate for the
Centre for Training Community Health Officers, Ekpoma will be
conducted on Wednesday 28′ and Thursday 29′ June 2017
All candidates are to bring their originals and photocopies of
certificates/master-lists to the examination centre.
For candidates applying to SHIM and BMT, the post UTME/
Screening is slated for 9.00 am, September 9th, 2017 at the
NOTE!!! The closing date for the sales of forms for the School
of Midwifery is Friday 11th August, 2017, the entrance date is
schedule for Saturday 12th August at 8:00am at the School of
Midwifery UBTH, Benin City.