The accurate JAMB subject combination for English and Literary Studies will be listed here alongside the O’Level subjects and requirements will also be listed. So, if you are in search of the requirements needed to study English and Literary Studies, then you are in the right place.
Whether what you are searching for is the UTME or Direct Entry admission requirements, be rest assured to find them all here. In addition to the aforementioned, you will also see the list of all the Universities in Nigeria where you can study English and Literary Studies alongside their special consideration.
Please note that English And Literary Studies are studied under the faculty of Arts & Humanities in all the Universities that will be listed on this page.
NOTE: Please note that all the information on this page is taken from the Official JAMB Brochure.
UTME & Direct Entry Admission Requirements to Study English And Literary Studies
Knowing all the prerequisites required to study English And Literary Studies will help you have seamless registration and also avoid unnecessary mistakes. You will find all the necessary information that will guide you through your UTME/Direct Entry registration for English And Literary Studies. In the end, you will also find the list of places you can work with a degree in English And Literary Studies. Below are the accurate subjects and requirements for this course.
O’Level Subjects and Requirements
Your O’Level subject plays a great role in deciding if a candidate is qualified to study a course or not. As a UTME candidate who wants to study English And Literary Studies, you are expected to possess at least five (5) SSCE credit passes which must include:
1). Literature in English.
2). English Language.
4). And any two (2) subjects which must be Arts subjects.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR EACH UNIVERSITY
1). KSU requires at least five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes which must include Literature in English, English Language, and three (3) other subjects in Arts or Social Sciences.
2). UNN requires a Science subject.
3). FED-OYEEKITI also requires at least five (5) ‘O’ level credit pass in one Science subject and at least a pass in Mathematics.
4). NDU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in Literature in English, English Language, and any other three (3) subjects, two (2) of which must be Arts subjects.
OTHER RELEVANT LINKS
Current JAMB Syllabus.
Official JAMB Brochure (Free Download).
List of Federal, State, and Private Universities In Nigeria.
JAMB Cut Off Mark for all Universities and Polytechnics.
Direct Entry and UTME JAMB Subject Combination For All Courses.
JAMB Subject Combination for English and Literary Studies
UTME candidates should not forget that English Language is a Compulsory subject for English and Literary Studies. The remaining three (3) UTME subjects required for the course include:
- Literature in English, one (1) other Arts subject and another Arts or Social Science subjects.
Direct Entry Requirements For English and Literary Studies
If you don’t intend to apply for admission to study English and Literary Studies through UTME then you must ensure that you meet the conditions listed below for a Direct Entry admission to study English and Literary Studies:
- Two (2) ‘A’ level passes which must include Literature in English and one (1) other Arts subject.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR EACH UNIVERSITY
1). UNICAL accepts NCE with English Literature as the teaching subject.
2). UNIABUJA requires the same as English Language.
3). UNN accepts NCE merit in English Language plus the UTME requirements.
4). NDU requires a pass in Literature in English at NCE merit or ‘A’ level and a pass in at least any arts subject.
Nigerian Universities Offering English And Literary Studies
- UNIABUJA (UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT).
- AKSU (AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY, IKOT-AKPADEN, AKWA IBOM STATE).
- ANCHOR-UNI (ANCHOR UNIVERSITY, AYOBO, LAGOS STATE).
- BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE.
- UNICAL (UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE).
- CALEB UNIVERSITY, IMOTA, LAGOS STATE.
- COAL CITY UNIVERSITY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE.
- DELSU (DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE).
- EKSU (EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE).
- EPU (EASTERN PALM UNIVERSITY, OGBOKO, IMO STATE).
- FED-OYE EKITI (FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, OYE-EKITI, EKITI STATE).
- GOUU (GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY, URGWUOMU- NIKE, ENUGU STATE).
- GREGORY UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE.
- IMSU (IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI, IMO STATE).
- KSU (KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY, ANYIGBA, KOGI STATE).
- KWASU (KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY, MALETE, ILORIN, KWARA STATE).
- LCITY (LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE).
- NDU (NIGER DELTA UNIVERSITY, WILBERFORCE ISLAND, BAYELSA STATE).
- OBONG UNIVERSITY, OBONG, NTAK, AKWA IBOM STATE.
- SUMMIT UNIVERITY, OFFA, KWARA STATE.
- UNIHEZ (HEZEKIAH UNIVERSITY, UMUDI, IMO STATE).
- UNN (UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE).
- VERITAS UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT.
Places You Can Work With A Degree In English and Literary Studies
- Editor/Editorial Assistant.
- Marketing Executive.
- Records Manager.
- Information Officer.