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Benson Idahosa University: Everything You Need To Know

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Are you an aspirant of Benson Idahosa University? If so, this article is for you.

Many students do not gain admission into their dream school because of silly mistakes.

What is that mistake? You may want to know.

Many students fail to research vital information about the school of their choice. 

Undisputedly, school fees are one of the necessary information you should know about your school.

It is a crucial factor you should consider when choosing a university. 

So, if you are seeking admission into Benson Idahosa University, this article will provide the necessary information you need to know.

A Brief Introduction To Benson Idahosa University (BIU)

Benson Idahosa University (BIU) is a private, Christian university established in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.

It was previously named Christian Faith University (CFU) and renamed in honour of Archbishop Benson Idahosa, a Charismatic Pentecostal minister from Benin City, Nigeria.

Benson Idahosa University ranks among the top three private universities in Nigeria, recognized by the National Universities Commission, NUC since 2005.

The school is the only institution in Africa with international membership with the United States National Academy of Inventors.

Benson Idahosa University has maintained an enviable record in sports and the best performance by any private university in Nigeria in all editions of Nigerian Private Universities Games, Nigerian Universities Games and West African Universities Games.

The university offers various degree programs in Agriculture, Law, Sciences, Arts, Management and social science.

Where Is Benson Idahosa University Located?

As funny as this may sound, many students only hear about BIU but do not know the address of the school. 

The school is located in Benin City, Edo State.

Benson Idahosa University Courses and Admission Requirements

What courses does BIU offer? It is necessary to know the courses and the admission requirements of the school of your choice. 

Meanwhile, I have listed all Benson Idahosa University courses and admission requirements in another blog post. 

Click here to access it now.

Benson Idahosa University School Fees For New Students

Your chosen school's tuition fees are another necessary thing you should know.

Why? Because it is a key factor in the admission process and requirements.

However, your school fees at BIU depend on the course or program you want to study.

Below is the breakdown of the Benson Idahosa University school fees:

  • Law — N1,184,000
  • Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Banking And Finance, Political Science, and Mass Communication —N645,500
  • Sociology — N476,300
  • International Studies And Diplomacy —N488,300
  • English, Science And English Education, Education And Library & Info Science —N370,600
  • Faculty Of Agriculture — N348,400
  • Faculty Of Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical and Civil) — N776,000
  • Faculty of Science (Computer Science) —N616,300
  • Faculty of Science (Biochemistry, Chemistry, Geophysics, Physics, Mathematics, and Microbiology) — N556,300
  • Nursing — N902,500
  • Medical Lab — N655,000

How Much Is BIU Acceptance Fee?

The school acceptance fee is N50,000 and is non-refundable.

Does BIU Accept Payment In Installments?

Yes! You can pay school fees in 2 instalments. This applies to all courses offered at this university.

Please note that all students must pay at least 60% of the sessional fees before registration.

However, payment is ineffective without due registration at the ICT Unit and the Financial Services office.

How much Is Benson Idahosa University Post UTME Form?

BIU University Post UTME form costs N2,000 (Two Thousand Naira only) and is non-refundable.

BIU Cut-Off Mark

The school cut-off mark is 180. So, to be eligible for admission into the school, you must score 180 and above in your JAMB UTME exam.

BIU Student Portal

Do you want to visit the BIU student portal to further your admission process? Visit the student portal here. 

BIU Admission List

To view the admission list, kindly visit the following link: https://www.biu.edu.ng/admission-list/

Does BIU Accept Second Choice?

Yes! The school accepts first and second choices.

Does BIU Accept Two Sittings?

Yes! BIU accepts two sittings for admission.

How Much Is Hostel Fee In BIU?

Benson Idahosa University provides affordable and conducive accommodation facilities for students.

Hostel fee for Law and Social/Management Science Faculties are N175,000, N100,000, #N75,000 & N50,000 respectively.

Hostel fees for all other faculties are N100,000.

Is Phone Allowed In BIU?

No! The use of mobile phones, small radios, MPs, and walk-mans in the library is prohibited.

BIU University Dress Code

Benson Idahosa University, as a faith-based institution, strictly adheres to decent dressing. 

  • Students must maintain a tidy appearance. 
  • T-shirts, sunglasses, unwashed clothes, and slippers are not allowed in the class.
  • Male students must neatly tuck their shirts into trousers during school official hours.
  • Jeans and sagging trousers are not allowed on the school premises.
  • Female students must dress modestly. 
  • Female students should not expose the sensitive parts of their body nor put on skirts or gowns above the knees.
  • Students must be formally and corporately dressed in shirts, trousers and ties or complete suits and ties during official school hours from Mondays – Wednesdays with well-polished shoes.
  • Students are allowed to dress in native wear only on Thursdays and Fridays.

Does BIU Accept Awaiting Results?

If you are a candidate with an awaiting result, be rest assured that BIU allows candidates to apply for admission with awaiting results. 

However, you must upload your O-Level result immediately after it is out. 

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Can Muslims be allowed to practice their religion if admitted? Please do we have Muslims students in the University now? Do you have Muslims as Lecturers and Staff? I am interested because of my Son but we're are the PRACTICAL MUSLIM TYPE, we don't want to disturb OTHERS and OTHERS should not prevent my boy prayers and religious practices? This is absolutely an enquiry be not offended either

December 31 2022
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