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JAMB Subject Combination for English Language

The Bachelor’s Degree in English Language is competitive. Knowing the prerequisites will enable you have seamless registration and also avoid unnecessary mistakes.

This page provides the following:

  • English Language O’Level Subjects and Requirements;
  • English Language Direct Entry Subject and Requirements;
  • English Language UTME Subjects Combination;
  • And other useful information that will enable you to make the right choices so that you gain admission to study English Language.

Please read the English Language programme admission requirements below carefully. If you meet the required prerequisites you may proceed with your UTME/Direct Entry registration.

    List of Universities Offering English Language

    • AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE – AAU
    • AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA, KADUNA STATE – ABU
    • AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – ABUAD
    • ADAMAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, MUBI, ADAMAWA STATE – ADSU
    • ADMIRALTY UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, IBUSA, DELTA STATE – ADUN
    • AJAYI CROWTHER UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE – AJAYI
    • AL- HIKMAH UNIVERSITY, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – AL-HIKMAH
    • AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY, KATSINA, KATSINA STATE – AL-QALAM
    • ARTHUR JARVIS UNIVERSITY, AKPABUYO, CROSS RIVER STATE – ARTHUR-JARVIS
    • ATIBA UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE – ATIBA
    • ADELEKE UNIVERSITY, EDE, OSUN STATE – AUE
    • AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY, ILARA, LAGOS, LAGOS STATE – AUGUSTINE
    • BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE – BABCOCK
    • BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE – BAYERO
    • BINGHAM UNIVERSITY, KARU, NASARAWA STATE – BINGHAM
    • BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – BIU
    • BOWEN UNIVERSITY, IWO, OSUN STATE – BOWEN
    • BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE – BSU
    • CARITAS UNIVERSITY, AMORJI-NIKE, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – CARITAS
    • CHRISLAND UNIVERSITY, OWODE, OGUN STATE – CHRISLAND
    • CHRISTOPHER UNIVERSITY, MOWE, OGUN STATE – CHRISTOPHER
    • CLIFFORD UNIVERSITY, OWERRINTTA, ABIA STATE – CLIFFORD
    • CHUKWUEMEKA ODUMEGWU OJUKWU UNIVERSITY, ULI, ANAMBRA STATE – COOU
    • COVENANT UNIVERSITY, CANAAN LAND, OTA, OGUN STATE – COVENANT
    • CROWN HILL UNIVERSITY, EIYENKORIN, KWARA STATE – CROWN-HILL
    • EDWIN CLARK UNIVERSITY, KIAGBODO, DELTA STATE – EDWIN CLARK
    • EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – EKSU
    • ELIZADE UNIVERSITY, ILARA-MOKIN, ONDO STATE – ELIZADE
    • EDO UNIVERSITY, IYAMHO, EDO STATE – EUI
    • EVANGEL UNIVERSITY, AKAEZE, EBONYI STATE – EVANGEL
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSE, JIGAWA STATE – FED-DUTSE
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSIN-MA, KATSINA STATE – FED-DUTSINMA
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, GASHUA, YOBE STATE – FED-GASHUA
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, GUSAU, ZAMFARA STATE – FED-GUSAU
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, KASHERE, GOMBE STATE – FED-KASHERE
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, BIRNIN-KEBBI, KEBBI STATE – FED-KEBBI
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, LAFIA, NASARAWA STATE – FED-LAFIA
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE – FED-LOKOJA
    • ALEX EKWUEME FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, NDUFU-ALIKE, EBONYI STATE – FED-NDUFU
    • FOUNTAIN UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – FOUNTAIN
    • GOMBE STATE UNIVERSITY, TUDUN WADA, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE – GSU
    • IGNATIUS AJURU UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION, PORT HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – IAUED
    • IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY, OKADA, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – IGBINEDION
    • UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – ILORIN
    • JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, IKEJI-ARAKEJI, OSUN STATE – JABU
    • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE – JOS
    • KOLADAISI UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – KOLADAISI
    • KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY, MALETE, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – KWASU
    • UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE – LAGOS
    • IBRAHIM BADAMASI BABANGIDA UNIVERSITY, LAPAI, NIGER STATE – LAPAI
    • LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE – LASU
    • LEGACY UNIVERSITY, OKIJA, ANAMBRA STATE – LEGACY
    • MADONNA UNIVERSITY, ELELE, RIVERS STATE – MADONNA
    • UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE – MAIDUGURI
    • YUSUF MAITAMA SULE UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE – MAITAMA
    • McPHERSON UNIVERSITY, SERIKI SOTAYO, OGUN STATE – MCPHERSON
    • MOUNTAIN TOP UNIVERSITY, MAKOGI-OBA, OGUN STATE – MOUNTAIN TOP
    • NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI, NASARAWA STATE – NASARAWA
    • NIGERIAN ARMY UNIVERSITY, BIU, BORNO STATE – NAUB
    • NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, LAGOS STATE – NOUN
    • OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY, ILE-IFE, OSUN STATE – OAU
    • OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY, AGO-IWOYE, OGUN STATE – OOU
    • PAUL UNIVERSITY, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE – PAUL
    • UNIVERSITY OF PORT-HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – PHC
    • PLATEAU STATE UNIVERSITY, BOKKOS, PLATEAU STATE – PLASU
    • NIGERIAN POLICE ACADEMY, WUDIL, KANO STATE – POL-ACAD
    • REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE – REDEEMERS
    • RITMAN UNIVERSITY, IKOT-EKPENE, AKWA IBOM STATE – RITMAN
    • SALEM UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE – SALEM
    • SAMUEL ADEGBOYEGA UNIVERSITY, OGWA, EDO STATE – SAU
    • SULE LAMIDO UNIVERSITY, KAFIN HAUSA, JIGAWA STATE – SLUK
    • SOKOTO STATE UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE – SOSU
    • SPIRITAN UNIVERSITY, NNEOCHI, ABIA STATE – SPIRITAN
    • TARABA STATE UNIVERSITY, JALINGO, TARABA STATE – TSUJ
    • USMANU DANFODIO UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE – UDU
    • UMARU MUSA YARADUA UNIVERSITY, KATSINA, KATSINA STATE – UMYUK
    • UNIVERSITY OF AFRICA, TORU-ORUA, BAYELSA STATE – UNI-AFRICA
    • KINGS UNIVERSITY, ODE-OMU, OSUN STATE – UNIKINGS
    • OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – UNIOSUN
    • UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE – UYO
    • YOBE STATE UNIVERSITY, DAMATURU, YOBE STATE – YSU

    UTME and Direct Entry Requirements to Study English Language.

    Direct Entry Requirement for English Language:

    • Two (2) A Level passes to include Literature in English and one other Arts subject.

    UTME Requirement for English Language:

    • Five (5) SSC credit passes to include Literature in English, English Language and three other Arts or Social Science subjects.

    UTME Subject combination for English Language:

    • Literature in English, one other Arts subject and another Arts or Social Science subject.