UNIBEN CERHI postgraduate programmes admission
form for the 2015/2016 academic session is now on
sale. Interested members of the public interested in
applying for the University of Benin, Centre Of
Excellence, Reproductive Health Innovation various
postgraduate programmes are hereby informed as
implored to procure their forms in earnest as the
deadline for the application has been announced.
The University of Benin Centre Of Excellence,
Reproductive Health Innovation is supported by the
World Bank in partnership with the Association of
African University (AAU). The Centre’s goal is to
develop capacity within West Africa’s Tertiary
Educational System for Implementing high quality
training and applied research for reproductive health
professions needed to develop policies and
programs for reducing the region’s high burden of
fertility, unsafe abortion, maternal mortality and HIV/
This programme targets students from all of Africa,
especially West and Central African regions. Female
candidates from the regions are particularly
encouraged to apply.
Authorities of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) Africa
Centre of Excellence Reproductive Health Innovation
(CERHI) Invites suitably qualified candidates for
admission into the underlisted Postgraduate
programmes at the center for the 2015/2016
1. M.SC & Ph.D in Reproductive Health
(Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
2. M.P.H. & Ph.D in Public Health with specialization
in Reproductive & Family Health. (Department of
3. M.Sc & Ph.D in Nursing Sciences (Reproductive
Department of Nursing Sciences.
4. Postgraduate Diploma, M.Sc and Ph.D in Health
Economics. (Department of Economics & Statistics).
M.Sc Reproductive Health
First Degree from a University recognized by the
University of Benin in Medicine, Health, Natural and
Applied Sciences. For classed Degrees, this shall be a
minimum of Second Class Honours.
Ph.D Reproductive Health
M.Sc in Health Sciences or MPH from Universities
recognized by the University of Benin.
M.P.H Public Health (with specialization in
Reproductive & Family Health)
A First Degree in a Health related Science not below
Ph.D in Public Health (with specialization in
Reproductive & Family Health)
A Masters Degree in Public Health or fields related
to /reproductive & Family Health
M.Sc Nursing Science (Reproductive Health)
First Degree in Nursing Sciences with a minimum of
Ph.D Nursing Science (Reproductive Health)
An M.Sc Degree in Nursing Science with a weighted
score of 60%.
Postgraduate Diploma in Reproductive and Child
A First Degree in Economics or any other related
course with evidence of courses in macroeconomics
and quantitative methods.
M.Sc Health Economics (Reproductive and Child
(a) A Postgraduate Diploma in Economics related
(b) A First Degree in Economics with a minimum of
Second Class Lower Division.
Ph.D Health Economics (Reproductive and Child
M. Sc Health Economics
How To Apply
Interested applicants are to purchase application
online with valid VERVE OR MASTER ATM BANK CARD
for the sum of N20,000.00.
The form must be correctly filled with all information
required before submitting online and thereafter
printed out from UNIBEN. Follow the procedures
1. Candidates are advised to have a valid e-mail
account before starting the application process
(not the cyber-cafe’s e-mail).
2. Click on “POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES (CERHI)
3. Click on Register for application at the top left of
the displayed page to proceed.
4. Provide all necessary information. Note that *
means compulsory fields.
5. An immediate mail will be sent to the provided e-
6. Open your mail to get your system generated ID
and Password that you will use to login.
7. On uniben.waeup.org click on ‘Login’ (top right of
the front page).
8. Enter your user name and the password from the
mail to login.
9. To start the application process, please click on
‘Edit application record’ and provide all required
information and upload your passport
10. Upload a clear 1” x 1” COLOURED passport
photograph with red background in JPEG format
only. NOTE that the photograph uploaded will be
the only valid ID for all admitted candidates
throughout their stay in the University of
Benin.FAILURE TO UPLOAD THE SPECIFIED
PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH WILL LEAD TO
DISQUAILIFICATION AND FAILURE/FORFEITURE OF
11. To pay for the Application, click on “Add online
payment ticket” at the bottom of the page, then
click on “College Pay” on the top left corner of the
page, follow the instruction to pay the application
fee with an ATM-Enabled Verve or Master Card
from any commercial Bank.
12. Preview and confirm your information before
submitting your application on-line.
13. You cannot edit your application after submission.
14. Print out the Application slip.
Begin Registration here
Application Referee and Transcript request forms are
to be printed out from the website.
Any form not properly filled will not be treated.
Closing Date For UNIBEN CEHRI Application
All applications should be done on or before Tuesday
30th June, 2015 (12 Midnight)