Applications from qualified applicants are now being accepted by the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) Institute of Health Technology for admission into its various programs for the academic year 2023–2024. The institute provides a wide variety of courses, ensuring that prospective students have access to a wide range of educational options.

Available Programmes

The following programmes are open for admission for the 2023/2024 academic session:

  1. Public Health Nursing Officers
  2. Environmental Health Technology
  3. Paramedic Technology
  4. Anaesthetic Technicians Course DIP
  5. Orthopaedic Cast Technology
  6. Dental Surgery Technicians Course
  7. Occupational Therapy Technicians Course
  8. Dispensing Optics Technology
  9. Biomedical Engineering Technology Course (In the School of Biomedical Engineering)

Method of Application

Candidates interested in any of the above-listed programmes are required to pay a non-refundable fee of N10,000 at any UBTH Revenue Centre into the account: Training School, Institute of Health Technology. Following payment, candidates can collect the application form from the Admission Office of the Institute, complete it and attach evidence of payment alongside other relevant documents as indicated on the application form.

Entrance Examination

The institute has also scheduled an entrance examination for prospective students as follows:

Date: Saturday, 19th August 2023
Time: 9:00 am
Venue: Institute of Health Technology complex, UBTH, Benin City.

Please note that candidates are required to come along with their acknowledgment card/slip, JAMB print out slip (where applicable), and their credentials.

For further inquiries, candidates can reach out via the following numbers: 08134630185, 08039734597. More information can also be obtained from the official UBTH website at

Important Notice

The UBTH Institute of Health Technology wishes to inform all prospective students that there is no online application for any of the programmes listed above in the UBTH Training Schools. The institute also clarifies that it has not appointed any individual or organization as agents for admission purposes. Candidates are advised to be cautious and follow the official admission process as outlined by the institute.