Benson Idahosa University: Ranking & Review

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Benin City Rank Nigeria Rank World Rank
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Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate55%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment4,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$3,750$1,750
International students$3,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++-
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine----
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesBIU
MottoAcademic Excellence with Godliness
AccreditationNational Universities Commission, Nigeria
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Education
Faculty of Basic and Applied Science
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Social and Management Science
Colorsgold, white, blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff350
Student/staff ratio13
Religious affiliationChristian-Pentecostal Church of God Mission International (CGMi) -

Location and Contacts

AddressUniversity Way, Off Upper Adesuwa Grammer School Road; PMB 1100
Benin City, Edo
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+234 (52) 253 764
Fax+234 (52) 255 697

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