JAMB Brochure For Russian – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Russian under the of Faculty of Arts and Humanities. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Russian course in Nigeria,  UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.

Universities Offering Russian Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Russian in Nigeria

  • University of Ibadan
  • University of Lagos
  • University of Nigeria

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Russian Course

To study Russian in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have

Five SSCE credit passes including French and English Language plus at least one other Arts subject.

UTME Subjects Combination For Russian Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Russian under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions are:

French and any other two subjects from Arts and Social Sciences.

Direct Entry Requirements for Russian

Two A’ level pass in Russian and any other Arts and Social Science subjects.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) UI requires Literature in English plus one Arts subjects and any other Arts or Social Science subject.

(ii) UNN requires ‘O’ level credit pass in English Language and four other subjects. History or Literature will be an advantage.

(iii) UI accepts ‘O’ level in Literature in English and other Arts and Social Science subjects.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UNILAG accepts two ‘A’ level passes in Arts or Social Sciences or in both.

(ii) UNN accepts:
(a) NCE with a minimum of two merit level passes in relevant subjects as well as University entry requirement.
(b) Two passes at GCE Advanced level [A/L] or its equivalent in at least three other subjects at credit level pass at Ordinary level.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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