(a) Regulations governing admission into First Degree programmes in Benson Idahosa University are as follows:
1. At least five SSCE/NECO/GCE ‘O’ level credits at not more than two sittings.
2. Degree of University recognised by Senate of the University.
3. Diplomas (OND/HND) and NCE in relevant fields not below Upper Credit level.
4. Five credits/merit passes in Teachers Grade II examination in relevant subjects (for entries into the faculties of Arts, Education and Social Sciences only).
(b) Benson Idahosa University English Language Requirements:
The following are acceptable as fulfilling the English Language requirement apart from SSCE credit pass except where otherwise stated in departmental requirements: (i) NCE English Language/General paper
(ii) Credit/merit pass in Teachers Grade II English Language.