Uniben Optometry Admission Requirements and Fees

Filed in Guides by on January 23, 2019 0 Comments

Uniben department of Optometry is under the faculty of life sciences. Optometry is a scientific field which specializes in testing the eye for defects in order to proffer corrective measures, this measure is often provided by recommending Glasses for the patient to use. candidates who are interested in studying this course at Uniben, we bring you information on the basic things you need to know before you begin your admission pursuit into optometry for 2019, these include admission requirements, and school fees.Uniben Optometry Admission Requirements and Fees

Uniben Optometry School Fees 2019

The school fees for Uniben optometry department for 2019/2020 session are stated as follows;

  • Fresh students are to pay the sum of fifty thousand Naira only (50, 000)
  • Returning students are to pay the sum of fourteen thousand four hundred Naira only (14,400)

Also Read:  How to Collect Uniben Acceptance Letter

Available Programs

The department offers admission into graduate and post graduate studies, but master’s degree is not specified. The department offers a six year’s doctor of optometry (O. D). For post graduates, the training is in three stages, the first two years accords students the opportunity to offer courses in basic health sciences to widen their horizon of knowledge, while the following three years settles them with courses in major areas of specialty in optometry, while The last year prepares them for professional practice and postgraduate training.

The undergraduate offers training in such areas as Vision Sciences, Ocular Health Sciences, Primary Care Optometry, Environmental and Public Health Sciences, Rehabilitative Optometry, Clinical Optics, Cornea and Contact Lens Care, Orthoptics’ and Pediatric Optometry.

Uniben Optometry jamb subject combination:

Physics, Chemistry and Biology, The cut off mark for Uniben optometry for 2019 is 210.

Also Read:  Steps to do Uniben Inter Faculty Transfer

UTME Admission Requirements

To qualify for admission into Uniben optometry department, candidates must possess the following;

  • A minimum of Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology

Uniben Optometry Direct Entry Requirements

Candidates seeking direct entry admission into Uniben must possess the following,

  • A minimum of two ‘A’ level passes (G.C.E or H.S.C) in Chemistry and any one of Biology, Zoology or Physics.
  • Holders of ND in science laboratory technology from a renown polytechnic or college of technology with Distinction grade are qualified for admission
  • Holders of HND in polymer chemistry or science laboratory technology from a renowned polytechnic or college of technology with Distinction grade are eligible to apply
  • Holders of NCE in chemistry with distinction from a renowned college of education in Nigeria and general credit passes in other subjects are eligible to apply.

Also Read: Uniben Requirement for Computer Science

Ads: Click here to apply for recruitment jobs in Nigeria

Tags: ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.