The University of Benin rewards hard work and academic excellence through its numerous special prizes and other faculty and departmental prizes for outstanding students.

Special Prize Winners

  • Arts
    • Fasuyi - Arts Prize Best student in Painting in final year examination. N5,000
    • Umagbae - Club Prize Best final year student in Edo language. N5,000
  • Education
    • Saliu Aghama - Giwa-Osagie Prize Best overall student in Accounting Education N5,000
    • Edugie – Ikponmwosa Prize Best overall graduating student in Technical/Science Education. N5,000
  • Engineering
    • Nigeria Breweries Plc. Best student 400 level examination in the Departm of Electrical/Electronics Engineering. N5,000
    • Paterson Zochonis Industries plc. Best student in 400 level Electrical/Electronics Prize Engineering. N5,000
    • Nigerian Association of Best 400 level female student in Faculty of University women Engineering. N5,000
    • Paterson Zochonis Industries Best student in 300 level Electrical/Electronics Plc Prize Engineering. N5,000
  • Law
    • Justicd Idigbe Memorial Prize Best overall student in final year examination. N5,000
    • Sir David Osunde Foundation 100 level visually impaired student in Law. N5,000
  • Medicine
    • Prof. Victor O. Oviasu Prize Best graduating student in School of Medicine. N5,000
    • Prof. Hill Memorial Prize Best student in Child Health (MBBS IV) Pathology. N5,000
    • Prof. Hill Memorial Prize Best student in Surgery (MBBS V) N5,000
    • Rotary Club of Benin Prize Best final year student in Obsterics & Gynaecology. N5,000
    • Glaxo Prize Best graduating student in the final MBBS exam in Child Health. N5,000
    • A.J. Seward Prize Best student in Surgery (MBBS V). N5,000
    • Uniben Women’s Society Prize Best female graduating student in the final MBBS exam in Obstetrics & Gynaecology. N5,000
    • Prof. Lambo Prize Best final year student on Mental Health. N5,000
    • Paediatrics Association of Best graduating student in Paediatric Exams. N5,000 Nigeria.
    • Prof. T. Bello-Osagie Prize. Best graduating student in the Department of Medicine. N5,000
  • Pharmacy
    • Andrew Egbo’s Prize Best student in Pharmacy Law. N5,000
    • Prof. Kulkame’s Memorial Prize Best students in B. Pharm Examination. N5,000
    • Falemi Pharm. Chem. Ltd Prize Best student in 300 level B.Pharm Examinatio N5,000
    • Family Chemists Prize Best student in 300 level Pharmaceutics exam. N5,000
  • Science
    • Prof. Oppenheim Prize Best graduating student in Mathematics. N5,000
    • Western Chemists Optician Prize Best final year student in Clinical Optometry. N5,000
    • Jokotoye Babalola’s Prize Best final year student in Forensic Clinical Optometry N5,000
    • Moses Solanke Memorial Prize Best graduating student in Physiological Optics. N5,000
    • Prof. Paul Ogbuehi Prize 1st Best graduating student in Optometry. N5,000
    • Prof. Paul Ogbuehi Prize 2nd Best graduating student in Optometry. N5,000
    • Optometry Prize Special O.D.H (Part-time) Student. N5,000
  • Social Science
    • Chief Dr. Anthony Enahoro Prize Best all round student in Nigeria Government andPolitics. N5,000
    • 1st Prince Yemi Eweka Prize Best student in Accounting in B.Sc. Final ExaminationN5,000
    • 2nd Prince Yemi Eweka Prize Best graduating student in Finance. N5,000
    • 3rd Prince Yemi Eweka Prize Best graduating student in Organizational Theory and Management (Bus. 421). N5,000
    • IBWA Prize Best all round graduating student from one of Accounting Business Administration and Economics and Statistics N500
    • Zebb Klubb’s Prize Best degree student in the Faculty of Sciences N5000
    • Deacon Obadan’s Prize Best Student in the final year degree examination in Accounting N5000
    • Late Christopher Uzoka’s Prize Best graduating student in the Department of Economics and Statistics N5000
    • Prof. S.E N. Okoh’s Foundation Best graduating student in the Faculty of Social Sciences N5000
    • Prof. S.E.N. Okoh’s Foundation Best graduating student in Economics.N5000
    • Chief M.A. Mene Afejuku Prize 1st Best graduating student in Busin Administration N5000
    • Chief M.A. Mene Afejuku Prize 2nd best overall student in Business Administration N5000
    • Chief M.A. Mene Afejuku Prize 3rd best overall student in Business Administration N5000
    • Dr. C.E. Abede’s Prize Best overall final year student in Business Administration N5000
    • Chief Oduaran Memorial Prize Best student in B.Sc final in Business Administration N5000
    • Chief Philip Asiodu Prize Best MBA student Operational Research N5000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize 1st Best MBA student in Business Policy (BUS 811) N5000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize 2nd Best MBA student in Production Management (BUS 844) N5000
    • Ogbemudia Holdings Prize Best student in Entrepreneurial Development. N5000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize Best MBA student in Entrepreneurial Development N5000
    • Chief James Onanefe Ibori Best student in 400 level in the Prize department of Economics and Statistics N25,000
    • Chief James Onanefe Ibori Best student in 300 level in the Prize department of Economics and Statistics N25,000
    • Chief James Onanefe Ibori Best student in 200 level in the Prize department of Economics &statistics N25,000
    • Chief James Onanefe Ibori Best student in 100 level in the Prize department of Economics & Statistics N25,000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize Best MBA student in Finance Management N5000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize Best student in Human Resources Management N5000
    • Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize Best MBA in Marketing Management N5000
    • Yekini Olawaiye Prize Best Graduating MBA student N5000
    • Chief Yesufu Prize Best overall student in MBA student N500 Sociology or Social Works N5000
    • Irukwu J.O. Insurance Law Best final year student in Insurance Law N5000
    • First Atlantic Bank Nig. Ltd. Ten Students/organizations that have contributed to peace and academic development in the University N10,000 each Peace Prize