Bowen University 2016/17 Post UTME/DE Form is Out

Bowen University logoWe are glad to inform the general public and especially all interested candidates that the Bowen University Post UTME/Direct Entry Form for the 2016/2017 academic session is now available on sale.

The management of the Bowen University is using this medium to invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into its degree programmes for the 2016/2017 academic session.

All interested candidates can now apply for Bowen University Post UTME/Direct Entry for the 2016/2017 academic session

CHECK:  Bowen University Post UTME Screening Date & Venue – 2016-2017 and Bowen University School Fees

Bowen University Courses Available


  • Sc. Anatomy (4 – Year Programme)
  • NSc. Nursing Science (5 or 4 Year Programme)
  • PT. Physiotherapy (5 or 4 Year Programme)
  • Sc. Physiology (4 – Year Programme)
  • Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) (5 or 6 – Year Programme)

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE (4 or 5 Year Programme)

  • Agric.
    (i)  Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    (ii) Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
    (iii)Animal Science and Fisheries Management
    (iv)Crop Production and Soil Management
  • Forestry and Environmental Technology
  • Sc. Food Science and Technology
  • Sc. Nutrition and Dietetics(4 or 3 Year Programme)
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Sc Environmental Technology and Management (4 or 5 Year Programme)


  • English
  • History
  • History & International Studies
  • Communication Arts
  • Theatre Arts
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies


  • Law



  • Microbiology
  • Plant Biology
  • Zoology
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Physics & Solar Energy
  • Library and Information



  • Accounting
  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Mass Communication
  • Sociology
  • Political Science and Diplomatic Studies
  • Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
  • International Relations & Diplomacy


Bowen University General Entry Requirement


(a)  All applicants are required to sit for the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)

(b)   Applicants are to complete on-line application by visiting Bowen University website at or obtain a form at any of the stipulated sales centres nationwide.

(c)   All applicants are required to have credits at SSCE, GCE, NECO, NABTEB or approved equivalent in at least 5 subjects which must include English Language and four other subjects as may be specified by each Faculty.

(d)  The five Credits should be obtained in not more than two sittings.

(e)  For Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) and Nursing Science(B.Nsc) programmes, the five Credits must   be obtained at one sitting.

(f)   Candidates awaiting results may apply.

(g)   All applicants will be required to go through Bowen University’s Screening Exercise.

(h)   Interested candidates who have applied to JAMB for admission and wish to change their first choice to Bowen University are required to:

  • Apply for change of institution through JAMB
  • Obtain the BOWEN UNIVERSITY admission Online Application form
  • Participate in the Bowen Post UTME screening exercise.



All applicants for direct entry must satisfy any one of the following:

  1. NCE, ND and approved equivalents with at least Upper Credit in relevant fields.
  2. At least two Advanced Level passes at acceptable grade level.
  3. The Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB), Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board(JUPEB)p; levels.
  4. In addition to the NCE/ND/IJMB or two Advanced Level papers specified by each Faculty or programme, candidates must also satisfy Ordinary Level requirements.
  5. HND Holders may be admitted into 200 or 300 Level depending on the regulation guiding admission into each department/programme

NOTE: All direct entry candidates are required to apply through JAMB.


How to Apply for Bowen University Post UTME Online

(a)       On-Line Application

To complete the application online:
(i) Visit Bowen University website to create an identity.
(ii) On the resulting registration confirmation page, click on the button labelled Proceed to Pay in order to gain access to the account you just created. You may then proceed to generate the unique Transaction ID for your application form fee payment. Ensure that you print out the Fees Payment Slip which contains the steps on how to make a proper payment.
(iii) Pay a sum of Seven Thousand Naira (₦7,000.00) only as application form fee using your ATM Card/Quick teller options at any bank of your choice.
(iv) Upon confirmation of payment, an applicant is to use his/her unique identity (Email Address & UTME No.) to complete and submit the e-application form via the Bowen University website.

(b)     Payment for On-line forms through Banks

(i)  Applicants may also pay through any branch of Skye Bank, Diamond Bank, First Bank, Sterling Bank or Guaranty Trust Bank after completion of steps (a)i and (a)ii above (if unable to access an ATM Card/Quick teller option to complete the electronic transaction):
N.B.: You must insist on having a Branch Collect teller officer to process your payment as any random deposit (without a generated Transaction ID) will be voided.

(ii) After payment, a confirmation will be forwarded to the applicant’s e-mail which will be utilized to access the on-line application form.
(iii) Candidates who are unable to make payments through the above medium may come to the examination venue with their bank drafts obtained from any of the banks stipulated above.


Bowen University Application Closing Date

All completed application forms must be completed and submitted on or before Thursday, 19th May, 2016


Bowen University Post UTME Screening Date & Venue – 2016-2017

Bowen University School Fees


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