UNIUYO basic studies programme admission form for 2015/16 session is out on sale. Interested members of the public are hereby informed.


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into a non-residential, one-year Basic Studies programme of the University of Uyo (UNIUYO) for the 2015/2016 academic year.

The Basic Studies programme is designed to prepare students for the examinations conducted by the consortium of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB).

Holders of the JUPEB certificate would subsequently be admitted into the 200 level of the degree offered by the University of Uyo through Direct Entry JAMB in the courses listed below:

Faculty of Agriculture

(i) Agric. Econs & Extension
(ii) Animal Science
(iii) Crop Science
(iv) Fisheries & Aquatic Environmental Management
(v) Forestry & Wildlife
(vi) Food Science & Tech.
(vii) Human Ecology, Nutrition and Dietetics
(viii) Soil Science & Land Resources Management
(ix) Mathematics Education
(x) Physics Education
(xi) Physical Education
(xii) Technical Education
(xiii) Vocational Education
(xiv) Pre-primary/Primary Education

Faculty of Arts

(i) Communication Arts
(ii) English
(iii) Foreign Language (French)
(iv) History & International Studies

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

(i) Anatomy
(ii) Biochemistry
(iii) Physiology

Faculty of Business Administration

(i) Accounting
(ii) Banking and Finance
(iii) Business Management
(iv) Insurance
(v) Marketing

Faculty of Clinical Sciences

(i) Medicine and Surgery

Faculty of Education

(i) Agricultural Education
(ii) Biology Education
(iii) Chemistry Education
(iv) Economics Education
(v) Geography Education
(vi) Guidance & Counselling
(vii) Health Education
(viii) Home Economics Education
(ix) Integrated Science Education
(x) Library Science

Faculty of Engineering

(i) Chemical Engineering
(ii) Civil Engineering
(iii) Computer Engineering
(iv) Electrical/Electronics Engineering
(v) Food Engineering
(vi) Mechanical Engineering
(vii) Petroleum Engineering

Faculty of Environmental Studies

(i) Architecture
(ii) Building
(iii) Estate Management
(v) Geoinformatics & Surveying
(vi) Quantity Surveying
(vii) Urban & Regional Planning

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Pharmacy

Faculty of Science
(i) Computer Science
(ii) Microbiology

Faculty of Social Sciences
(i) Economics
(ii) Geography & Regional Planning
(iii) Political Science/Public Administration
(iv) Sociology/Anthropology


Candidates are required to have a minimum of five (5) credits in English Language, Mathematics, and any three (3) relevant subjects obtained at not more than two (2) sittings at the SSCE/WASCE, GCE O/L/NECO and NABTECH Admission into the programme is usually through a university screening test. At the end of the programme, successful candidates of the JUPEB examination will be admitted into 200 levels in various degree courses in the University of Uyo provided they satisfy the admission criteria for such courses.

How To Apply

Interested candidates should pay a non-refundable sum of N500.00 (five hundred naira) and in addition pay the sum of N15,000.00 (fifteen thousand naira) only, as administrative charges at any branch of the following banks nationwide and obtain a PIN Transaction Receipt which should contain a PIN code.

UNIUYO Microfinance Bank Ltd

Skye Bank Plc
Wema Bank Plc
First Bank Plc

Note: The same PIN Code will be used to access the result of the Screening Test from the internet. Candidates must provide their names and JAMB registration numbers to the Bank during payment.

With the PIN Code, candidates should access and complete the University of Uyo 2015 Basic Studies Screening Exercise Form online at http://www.uniuyo.edu.ng

From the E-portal solutions navigation menu applying the following steps:

Click the 2015 Basic Studies e-portal link.
From the quick links/Account login menu bar.
Select Pre-Degree Account login link.
Login with your UTME registration Number and PIN Code.
Fill the 2015 Basic Studies form and upload a recent passport size photograph (scanned), with red background. Webcam photograph will not be accepted.
Submit the online application form and print out a copy of the examination schedule slip.

Note: (i) The same passport photograph used for the online registration will be used during the Screening Exercise and for registration after the offer of admission.

No complaint of wrong Bio-Data or blank photograph will be entertained after submission.
Candidates who up-load wrong bio-data will automatically be disqualified.

Candidates are required to come for the Screening Exercise with the following items:

  • Four (4) copies of the University of Uyo 2015 ON-LINE registration form dully completed with the passport-size photograph printed in colour. (Note: Only colour printout will be accepted)
  • Four (4) recent passport-size photographs on red background (same photograph as the one used for the on-line registration) with the name, UTME registration number, with signature of the candidate on the reverse side of the photographs. These should be packaged in quarto-size envelope and labeled with name, department and JAMB registration number.
  • HB pencil, eraser and sharpener.

No GSM handsets, calculators four-figure tables or any other extraneous materials should be brought into the screening halls.

Closing Date for registration: September 2, 2015

Screening Schedule

Date : September 10, 2015

Venue: CBN Auditorium, University of Uyo (Town Campus) University of Uyo

Time: 8.00 am