Updated Benue State University Courses, Admission Requirements & School Fees.

Benue State University Courses, Admission Requirements & School Fees have been updated on the school portal https://bsum.edu.ng/ recently. In this post, we have helped you list out the new review BSUM available courses/departments, school fees structure, admission requirements and method of application.

Benue State University Courses


About Benue State University-

Benue State University is a state-owned in Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. Its 2006 student enrollment was over 19,000 served by 429 faculty. It offers undergraduate and graduate programs with a catalog of over 50 graduate programs across seven colleges.

It is accredited by the National Universities Commission.

The university was founded in 1992 and served 306 students with 149 faculty. The state government felt that the community needed a conventional university to augment the specialized academic offerings of the University of Agriculture.

In 1991, the state government formed a 13-member steering committee to plan for and obtain approval for the university. The university began offering classes for the 1992/1993 school year in four colleges: Arts, Education, Sciences, and Social Science.

Benue State University General Admission Requirements:

  • Candidates must possess a minimum of 5 credit passes in relevant subjects which must include English Language and mathematics at GCE O’Level, WASCE, SSCE, NECO or approved equivalents at not more than 2 sittings.
  • Candidates with Teachers Grade II (TC II) with passes at credit or merit levels in conjunction with credit passes in relevant subjects at GCE, WASCE, SSCE, NECO or approved equivalents may be considered. No subject may be counted at both TC II and GCE O/Level, WASCE, SSCE, NECO or approved equivalents.B
  • The candidate must make at least 180 and above pass mark in JAMB to qualify for internal screening by the Benue State University

List Of Courses In Benue State University-

Here is a list of courses offered by Benue State University, Makurdi (BSUM) and all candidates interested in studying at the institution are encouraged to take note:

This is the complete list of all courses offered presently in the Benue State University that was recently updated on the school portal https://bsum.edu.ng/.

        • Accounting
        • Anatomy
        • Biochemistry
        • Biological Sciences
        • Biology
        • Business Education
        • Business Management
        • Chemistry
        • Computer Science
        • Economics
        • Education And Biology
        • Education And Chemistry
        • Education And Computer Science
        • Education And English Language
        • Education And Integrated Science
        • Education And Mathematics
        • Education And Physics
        • Education And Religious Studies
        • Education And Social Studies
        • Educational Management
        • Educational Technology / Introductory Technology
        • English Language
        • Environmental Management And Toxicology
        • French
        • Geography
        • Guidance And Counselling
        • History
        • Home Economics And Education
        • Human Physiology
        • Industrial Chemistry
        • Law
        • Library And Information Science
        • Linguistics
        • Mass Communication
        • Mathematics
        • Medicine And Surgery
        • Microbiology
        • Nursing/Nursing Sceince
        • Philosophy
        • Physical And Health Education
        • Physics
        • Plant Science And Biotechnology
        • Political Science
        • Pre-Primary And Primary Education
        • Psychology
        • Public Administration
        • Religious Studies
        • Sociology
        • Statistics
        • Theatre Arts
        • Urban And Regional Planning
        • Vocational And Technical Education
        • Zoology

Benue State University School Fees Structure 2020/2021-

We understand that before you apply for BSU, it is essential you know how much is their school fees. This would enable you to have a better admission preparation into BSU.

1. School Fees For 100 Level /200de (2019/2020 Session)

Faculty Of Arts / Faculty Of Education

First Semester
N45, 300 (Indigenes)
N61,400 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N23, 500 (Indigenes)
N34,200 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Law

First Semester
N49, 300 (Indigenes)
N69,800 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N26,200 (Indigenes)
N39,900 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Sciences/Social Sciences/Mgt Sciences/Environmental  Sciences

First Semester
N46, 900 (Indigenes)
N69,800 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N24, 500 (Indigenes)

N39, 900 (Non Indigenes)

2. School Fees For 200level /300de (2017/18 Session)

Faculty Of Arts / Faculty Of Education

First Semester
N27, 400.00 (Indigenes)
N41,900.00 (Non Indigenes)

2nd Semester
N18, 300.00 (Indigenes)
N27,900.00 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Law

First Semester
N31, 200 (Indigenes)
N49,900 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N20, 800 (Indigenes)
N33,400 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Sciences/Social Sciences/Mgt Sciences/Environmental  Sciences

First Semester
N28, 900 (Indigenes)
N49,900 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N19, 300 (Indigenes)

N33, 400 (Non Indigenes)

3. School Fees For 300level /400de (2017/18 Session)

Faculty Of Arts /Faculty Of Education

First Semester
N26, 300.00 (Indigenes)
N40,500.00 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N17, 400.00 (Indigenes)
N26,300.00 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Law

First Semester
N29, 800 (Indigenes)
N47,800 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N20, 000 (Indigenes)
N31,900 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Sciences/Social Sciences/Mgt Sciences/Environmental Sciences

First Semester
N27, 700 (Indigenes)
N47,800 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N18, 600 (Indigenes)

N31, 900 (Non Indigenes)

4. School Fees For 400level (2019/2020 Session)

Faculty Of Arts/Faculty Of Education

First Semester
N25, 500.00 (Indigenes)
N38,200.00 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N16, 600.00 (Indigenes)
N25,400.00 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Law

First Semester
N28, 400 (Indigenes)
N45,500 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N19,000 (Indigenes)
N30,200 (Non Indigenes)

Faculty Of Sciences/Social Sciences/Mgt Sciences/Environmental Sciences

First Semester
N26,400 (Indigenes)
N45,500 (Non Indigenes)

Second Semester
N17, 500 (Indigenes)

N30, 200 (Non Indigenes)

How To Apply For BSU  Admission- 

All candidates  applying for admission into Benue State University admissions into undergraduate programmes of the University must have been properly undergo  GCE O’Level, WASCE, SSCE, NECO and Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

Applicants are to visit the official BSU admission website to apply but before application ensure you meet all the admission requirements.

1. After You Have Been Given  Admission- What Next?

Successful candidates are required to do the following;

i. Proceed to pay an acceptance fee of ten thousand (N10,000.00) naira only using the e-payment procedure.

ii. Proceed to do change of course on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) website where the course admitted into is different from the course initially applied for.

2. Required Documents

Successful candidates who have accepted their Admission should proceed to upload the following documents for online screening:

  • (i). Original academic qualifications
  • (ii). Original JAMB Result slip with embossed passport photograph
  • (iii). Original Direct Entry Online e-registration printout with embossed passport photograph
  • (iv). Birth certificate/declaration of age
  • (v). Certificate of State Origin

Successfully screened candidates should revisit the Benue State University portal and print out admission letter.

3. The Guidelines on e-payment are as follows:
  • i. Visit www.bsum.edu.ng or https://www.portal.bsum.edu.ng
  • ii. Click on e-Payment platform to open the e-Payment Form
  • iii. Select programme, Payment Category. Type in Registration Number, Select session or semester as applicable.
  • iv. Click on “Generate Payment Reference” to generate payment number.
  • v. Click on link to proceed.
  • vi. OPTIONS:
  • a. For cash payments at Bank:

Before proceeding to the bank, complete and print out your Payment Reference Number slip from the e-Payment Platform from the University website or Portal and take it to the bank.

On receipt of cash from you, the Bank using “College Pay” will process your transaction and generate Payment Receipt for you. Visit any of the following Bank Branches nationwide to make payment.

  • * Fidelity Bank Plc.
  • * Zenith Bank Plc.
  • * ECO Bank Plc.
  • * Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.
  • * Sterling Bank Plc.
  • * Diamond Bank Plc.
  • * First Bank of Nigeria Plc.
  • * United Bank for Africa Plc.
  • * Unity Bank Plc.
  • * Union Bank of Nigeria Plc.
  • * Skye Bank Plc.
b. For ATM Payments: Visit any ATM machine with your ATM card and do the following:

  • * Select Quick teller from the ATM menu
  • * Select pay bills.
  • * Fill in the Payment reference number generated from the E-Payment platform when you are requested to enter the Customer ID.
  • * Fill in 04255101 when you are requested to enter the Payment Code.
  • * Enter your GSM Number and complete the transaction.

After successfully completing the payment, return to the portal to login and print out your Payment Receipt.

c. For payment using Quickteller from the Internet: Visit the quickteller website www.quckteller.com/bsum to complete your transaction.

  • * Insert your Registration number
  • * Insert your email and mobile number and click “continue”.
  • * Follow the instructions on the screen to complete your payment.
  • * Print out the payment confirmation slip.
  • * Return to the portal and print out a payment confirmation slip.

* Candidates are to note that checking of admission status, acceptance of admission, uploading of documents for on-line screening, payment of school fees, and course registration on the University Portal is essential.

Forgery of any kind will attract automatic withdrawal of the admission offered and possible prosecution

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