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JAMB Subject Combination for Linguistics

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

This page provides the following:

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

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

    List of Universities Offering Linguistics

    • ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY, AKUNGBA-AKOKO, ONDO STATE – AAUA
    • AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – ABUAD
    • UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT – ABUJA
    • BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE – BAYERO
    • BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE – BSU
    • UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE – CALABAR
    • DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE – DELSU
    • EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY, ABAKALIKI, EBONYI STATE – EBSU
    • EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – EKSU
    • EASTERN PALM UNIVERSITY, OGBOKO, IMO STATE – EPU
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSE, JIGAWA STATE – FED-DUTSE
    • ALEX EKWUEME FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, NDUFU-ALIKE, EBONYI STATE – FED-NDUFU
    • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, OYE-EKITI, EKITI STATE – FED-OYE EKITI
    • FOUNTAIN UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – FOUNTAIN
    • UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, OYO STATE – IBADAN
    • IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY, OKADA, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – IGBINEDION
    • UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – ILORIN
    • IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI, IMO STATE – IMSU
    • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE – JOS
    • KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE – KASU
    • KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY, MALETE, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – KWASU
    • IBRAHIM BADAMASI BABANGIDA UNIVERSITY, LAPAI, NIGER STATE – LAPAI
    • UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE – MAIDUGURI
    • OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY, ILE-IFE, OSUN STATE – OAU
    • OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY, AGO-IWOYE, OGUN STATE – OOU
    • USMANU DANFODIO UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE – UDU
    • OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – UNIOSUN
    • NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE – UNIZIK
    • UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE – UNN
    • UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE – UYO

    UTME and Direct Entry Requirements to Study Linguistics.

    Direct Entry Requirement for Linguistics:

    • Two (2) A Level passes or NCE to include any Language, preferably an African Language.

    UTME Requirement for Linguistics:

    • Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language.

    UTME Subject combination for Linguistics:

    • Any Language and two (2) other subjects