Are you aspiring to pursue a career in nursing and midwifery? The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) School of Post Basic Paediatric Nursing has officially released its admission forms for the 2023/2024 academic session. In this blog post, we provide you with all the crucial information you need to know about the admission process, eligibility criteria, registration details, and more.
Admission Form and Application Deadline:
The admission process for the UBTH School of Post Basic Paediatric Nursing kicks off on Monday, 2nd October 2023, and concludes on Friday, 20th October 2023. Interested candidates are advised to obtain the registration form promptly to ensure timely submission. The application deadline is strict, and late submissions will not be considered. Applications are accepted between 8:30 am and 3:00 pm on weekdays, excluding public holidays or weekends.
Venue and Registration Fees:
Registration for the program will take place exclusively at the school’s main campus. Prospective students, both indigenes and non-indigenes, should be prepared to cover registration fees, which include:
- Indigenes: N14,000.00
- Non-Indigenes: N16,000.00
Additionally, candidates are required to pay processing fees (N8,000.00), Nursing and Midwifery Committee fees (N500.00), and a fee for a customized file (N500.00).
To be eligible for admission, candidates must meet specific educational qualifications and age criteria. The required documents include:
- Recent color passport photographs
- Educational Certificate (FSLC, WASSCE, GCE, NECO, or NABTEB)
- Birth certificate or Age Declaration
- Certificate of Local Government of Origin
- Change of name documents if applicable
Prospective students should be between 17 and 35 years old at the time of application. Age verification documents, such as a birth certificate or an age declaration affidavit, will be required during the application process.
After submitting the application form, eligible candidates will undergo an entrance examination designed to assess their knowledge and aptitude for nursing and midwifery. The examination is scheduled for Saturday, 28th October 2023. To enhance your chances of success, thorough preparation is recommended.
Embarking on a nursing and midwifery career at UBTH School of Post Basic Paediatric Nursing is a significant step towards professional growth. We wish all applicants the best of luck in their endeavors. For further assistance, stay tuned for the latest school news, examination past questions, and scholarship updates on our blog.