Admission Requirements into the JUPEB Programme

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) programme.

The Programme leads to the award of JUPEB Certificate which enables candidate gain Direct Entry admissions (200 level) into Madonna University, Nigeria and other Universities in Nigeria and abroad.


Eligible Candidates must possess a minimum of Credits Level Pass at a maximum of two (2) sittings in at least five (5) subjects (inclusive of English Language) relevant to the candidate’s desired course of study in the University.


The duration of the Programme is a minimum of one academic session of two Semesters.

Available Subject Combinations


Education & Arts Economics: 

Government, Literature in English (EGL)

Economics, Government, Mathematics (EGM)

Government, Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies (GLR)

Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)

Social Science

Economics, Geography OR Government, Mathematics (EGM)

Economics, Literature in English, Government (ELG)

Biology, Economics, Geography OR Government (BEG)

Government, Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies (GLR)

Management Science

Economics, Government, Mathematics (EGM)

Business Studies, Economics, Government (BEG)

Accounting, Economics, Geography OR Government (AEG)

Accounting, Business Studies, Geography OR Government (ABG)


Government, Literature in English, Religious Studies (GLR)

Economics, Government, Literature in English (EGL)

Engineering & Technology

Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)

Biology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)

Medicine & Health Sciences

Biology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)


Biology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)


Biology, Chemistry, Physics (BCP)

Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics (CMP)

Candidates are to note that the above listed subject combinations meet the requirements (as applicable) for admission into Degree Programmes in the Arts, Management Science, Social Sciences, Sciences, Engineering and Medicine and Health Sciences courses in Madonna University, Nigeria and other Universities in Nigeria.


Pre-Degree is a 9 months duration programme, aimed at the preparation of candidates to participate in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) General Certificate (GCE) and National Examination Council (NECO)

REQUIREMENT: Prospective candidates shall have attempted NECO/SSCE/GCE or their equivalents

MODE OF APPLICATION: Interested applicants shall visit any Campus of Madonna University, Nigeria, with their relevant credentials and two passport Photographs or any of MayFresh Mortgage Bank Nation-wide.

ONLINE APPLICATION: Our Pre-Degree admission form is also available online at Fresh Applicantslink Interested candidate can fill and submit the form online to start the addmission process.  

CHARGABLE SCHOOL FEES: School fees comprising Tuition and Accommodation for the programme is TWO HUNDRED AND SEVEN THOUSAND NAIRA (N207, 000.00) only.

Eligible candidates are invited to enroll into the programme while the offer lasts.

For further enquiries contact us

Telephone Lines:

08137180957, 08078130033, 08078129083

08135955826, 08148396740, 07082137027


C.A. Njoku

Contact Info

-Elele Campus
1 Madonna University Road
P.M.B 05 Elele,
Rivers State Nigeria.
Registrar’s office: 09035055624, 08135955826
Admission: 08148396740

-Okija Campus
Okija, Anambra State Nigeria
Okija Admission: 08078129083
-Akpugo Campus
Akpugo, Enugu State Nigeria
Deputy Registrar: 08158055206,
Admission: 08058143616

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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