Edo State University JUPEB Admission Form

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  • Edo State University (EDSU), Uzairue, is accepting applications for its JUPEB program for the 2023/2024 academic session. The program provides direct entry into the second year of various degree programs in the university. Applications close on August 27, 2023.


In the wake of advancing educational opportunities, Edo State University (EDSU), Uzairue, proudly announces the acceptance of applications for admission into the Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB) for the 2023/2024 academic session.


About the EDSU JUPEB Programme

The JUPEB programme at EDSU offers a unique pathway for aspiring students to kick-start their higher education journey. The benefits of this programme include:


  1. Direct Entry Admission: Successful completion of the JUPEB programme grants students direct entry admission into the second year of their chosen degree programme in the University.
  2. Programme Duration: The JUPEB programme lasts for a minimum of one academic session, divided into two semesters.
  3. Course Selection: The programme enables candidates to offer three subjects related to their preferred course of study.
  4. JAMB Exemption: An intriguing advantage of the JUPEB programme is that it does not require JAMB for admission.

Admission Requirements for the JUPEB Programme

Candidates wishing to be part of this advantageous programme must possess a minimum of five credits, including the English Language subject, achieved at a maximum of two sittings. The exception is for MBBS, which requires the five credits to be obtained in one sitting.


Faculties and Programmes on Offer

EDSU offers the JUPEB programme across a wide range of faculties and diverse academic disciplines. Whether your interest lies in Applied Health Sciences, Arts, Management and Social Sciences, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Science, Engineering, Law, or Science, EDSU has got you covered.


Each faculty offers distinctive programmes, some of which include Medical Laboratory Science, Accounting, Biochemistry, Civil Engineering, Law, and Computer Science, among others.


Faculty of Applied Health Sciences

  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Nursing Science

Faculty of Arts, Management, and Social Sciences

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Banking and Finance
  • Economics
  • English Language
  • Entrepreneurship
  • History and International Studies
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science & Public Administration
  • Peace & Conflict Studies Sociology

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology

Faculty of Clinical Science

  • Medicine and Surgery

Faculty of Engineering

  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Law

  • Law

Faculty of Science

  • Animal and Environmental Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Plant Biology and Biotechnology
  • Physics with Electronics

Subject Combinations

Depending on your area of interest or specialization, the JUPEB programme provides a variety of subject combinations. This includes Physical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Applied Health Sciences, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Science, Engineering, Social Sciences, and Arts/Law.


  • Physical Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
  • Biological Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Biology
  • Applied Health Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Biology
  • Basic Medical Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Biology
  • Clinical Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology
  • Engineering: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
  • Social Sciences: Business Studies, Accounting, Economics, Government
  • Arts/Law: Literature in English, Government, Christian Religious Studies

How to Apply

Prospective candidates can apply for the JUPEB programme by completing the online application form, available on the Edo State University, Uzairue website: www.edouniversity.edu.ng.


Key Dates and Fees

The application deadline is set for August 27th, 2023. Following this, a screening exercise will be held on August 28th, 2023. The application fee for the programme is N15,000 (fifteen thousand Naira only), while the tuition fee stands at N150,000 (one hundred and fifty thousand Naira only).


For further inquiries, kindly visit the EDSU website: www.edouniversity.edu.ng or contact the Admission office directly via email at [email protected] or phone at 09025412171; 08064888518; 08065528915.


EDSU welcomes all aspiring students to seize this opportunity to advance their academic journey. Explore the plethora of academic possibilities and take a step closer to a bright future.

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